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Detours Continue Around Scene Of Fiery Tanker Crash In Pennsauken

The ramp at the scene of Monday’s fiery tanker crash in Pennsauken isn’t expected to reopen for a few more days.

02/24/2015

Left to right:  Ray Giannantonio, secretary; Saverio Lacroce, president; Robert Recchiuti, director; and Robert Paglione, treasurer of Carz N' Toyz.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

A Love of Cars and a Love of Children Fuels Charitable Group’s Good Works

In the span of four years, the group that calls itself “Carz N’ Toyz” has donated about $300,000 worth of toys and medical equipment.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/23/2015

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Refreezing Concerns As Crews Get Roads Ready For Morning Commute

PennDOT is preparing roads in the area for when temperatures drop below freezing overnight.

02/22/2015

(Credit: Kathy Orr)

Snow Causing Travel Problems All Throughout Region

Our latest storm was no surprise, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t causing some problems on the roads, rails and at the airport.

02/21/2015

From Florida to Cancun, travelers at PHL are looking to escape Philadelphia's bitter cold. (Credit:c Jim Melwert)

Cold Weather Has Travelers At PHL Thinking Warm

What’s the best way to beat the frigid temperatures? Fly somewhere warm of course.

02/20/2015

Cape May-Lewes Ferry (credit: DRBA)

Cape May-Lewes Ferry Operations Suspended Due To Ice

The Cape May-Lewes Ferry will not be operating Thursday afternoon due to significant ice in the Cape May canal and the Delaware Bay.

02/19/2015

(The ice pack extends from bank to bank along the Delaware River, underneath the Ben Franklin Bridge.  Photo by Paul Kurtz)

U.S. Coast Guard Dispatches Ice-Breakers To Keep Ice-Clogged Delaware River Navigable

The ice is 6-8 inches thick along some parts of the Delaware, and that has prompted the US Coast Guard to take action.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/18/2015

(Backers of an official Veterans' Day parade for Philadelphia announce their plans in the City Council caucus room of City Hall.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

A Long Oversight Corrected: Philadelphia To Get An Official Veterans’ Day Parade

Noted Philadelphia philanthropist Gerry Lenfest, who once served on US Navy destroyers in the Korean War, says it’s almost hard to believe, in this city of firsts, that we don’t have an official Veterans’ Day parade.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/18/2015

Salt is spread on a slushy N 130 in Delran. (Credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW)

Snow In Philadelphia Area Makes For A Difficult Morning Commute

With several inches of snow on the ground, it was a dicey morning for commuters.

02/17/2015

Salt is spread on a slushy N 130 in Delran. (Credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW)

Mass Transit Service Adjustments, Road Restrictions, Flight Delays

SEPTA has announced some bus route detours for Tuesday due to the expected snowfall.

02/16/2015

(File photo. Credit: CBS)

PennDOT Says Hundreds Of Trucks Are Standing By To Plow Next Round Of Snow

Even though President’s Day is a state holiday, Pennsylvania Department of Transportation managers were on the job, planning their ground strategy to handle the approaching snowstorm.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/16/2015

(A car and its owner brave the cold.  KYW file photo)

Cold Weather Creates Extra Stress On Your Car’s Major Parts, Expert Warns

“In really cold weather like this, the metal is so brittle, you can hit a bump the wrong way and break springs,” notes Hugh Snyderman, second-generation owner of a Gulf station in Old City Philadelphia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/13/2015

(One connecting corridor below City Hall shows many signs of deterioration.  Photo by John McDevitt)

SEPTA Will Delay Massive Overhaul of City Hall Station Until After DNC 2016 Convention

Until yesterday’s announcement that the Democratic convention will be in Philadelphia next year, Septa had planned to begin a $150-million renovation of the corridors under City Hall by the start of that summer.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/13/2015

(A sign placed by Septa at the Regional Rail station in Langhorne, Pa.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Septa Completes Installation of Suicide Hotline Signs at All Rail Stations

The final signs were unveiled today at the Langhorne station, in Bucks County.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

(A pedestrian walks down Marshall Street in Boston, Mass. on February 10th, when the city was hit with its third major snowstorm in three weeks, closing schools and suspending train service.  Photo by Maddie Meyer/ Getty Images)

PennDOT, NJ DOT Pitching In To Help Boston Area Dig Out From Mammoth Snowfalls

Penndot is dispatching trucks, plows, and crews from across the state. New Jersey DOT is sending ten dumptrucks equipped with plows and salt spreaders, six front-end loaders, ten “bobcats,” and 36 workers.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

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