Councilman Jim Kenney suggested that the renovation of Love Park include a section for skateboarders, who once flocked there from around the world.
Potholes. They’re everywhere. And road crews are working overtime to fill them.
Some have questioned why Pennsylvania Turnpike authorities lifted speed restrictions on the morning of the chain-reaction series of crashes.
The request is an entry in this year’s Albert M. Greenfield Foundation Unless Contest at the Philadelphia Zoo.
Just how desperate was the rock salt shortage last week?
This year’s just-ended Philadelphia Auto Show was a record-setter despite suffering through some very difficult winter weather.
Villanova University has already canceled school seven times this semester due to the weather.
“I think people want to get out of the house,” one manager reasons. “Maybe they’re a little stir crazy and they want to enjoy it.”
Philadelphia’s snow emergency declaration was being lifted at 2pm today.
A representative of AAA gives advice for those stuck in long-term traffic jams, such as the one that began this morning on the Pennsylvania Turnpike.
In Philadelphia, officials are breathing a sigh of relief that the overnight accumulation did not cause widespread problems. And they stand by their decision to close city government on Friday.
On the heels of historic ice storm that left many homeowners without power for nearly a week, Thursday’s storm is knocking out power for many customers in region.
“It’s been a rough winter for all of us,” admits Joe Lostritto. “We are dealing with it. We deal and cope, and move on.”
(** UPDATED **) — The latest, and largest, snowstorm of the current winter season played havoc with transportation and electric service in and around the Delaware Valley.
Many businesses along Main Street didn’t bother to shovel their sidewalk, let alone open their doors. Other shop owners were eager to open.