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(Gov. Tom Corbett, far left, poses for photo with Penndot secretary Barry Schoch, at lectern.  Photo by Tony Romeo)

Pa. Officials Showcase Highway Projects Benefitting From Funding Bill

Penndot officials say In some cases motorists may not see actual construction, but contracts will be bid this year because of the funding influx.

04/03/2014

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Police in NE Philly Warn Elderly Drivers About Fake Auto Repair Scammers

According to investigators, a man approached the 94-year-old driver and told him his car had a wobbly wheel and he could fix it. The motorist gave the suspect $940. The suspect fled with the money.

04/03/2014

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SEPTA, Union Continue Back-And-Forth As Threat Of Strike Looms

Local 234’s contract expired back on March 15th, and the last of the three transit workers’ contracts is set to expire at midnight on Sunday, April 6th.

04/02/2014

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Philadelphians, Intentionally or Not, Observing National Walking Day

Why is it important to have a National Walkng Day? “Well, because there are a lot of couch potatoes around,” one woman said.

04/02/2014

(Floyd Carson holds his expired Penndot ID card.  As of April 1st, the fee for a new card is $27.50.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

For Those Living Hand-to-Mouth, New Penndot ID Card Fee is Harsh Slap

The price of a Penndot identification card more than doubled on April 1st, to $27.50.

04/01/2014

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Son Says Father Told Him To Fake Small Plane Inspections at a Pa. Airport

Joel Stout, the son, has testified that he forged the signature of an FAA-certified inspector on several occasions because his father, Jay Stout, had told him to.

04/01/2014

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United Airlines Inaugurates Daily Service Between Atlantic City and 2 Hubs

Several local officials, including Atlantic City’s mayor, hopped onto the inaugural flight to Chicago for meetings there, in hopes of drumming up business.

04/01/2014

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Potholes Cause Problems On I-95N

Large potholes damaged tires on several cars traveling on Interstate-95 Northbound in Philadelphia Saturday.

03/29/2014

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Gov. Christie Resolves to ‘Learn From This’ Bridgegate Scandal

Now, with answers from that 345-page report, the governor says, he is ready to act.

03/28/2014

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Traffic Studies Set For Willow Grove Tpk. Interchange and Rt. 611

The Delaware Valley Regional Planning Commission has released $50,000 each for two studies looking at how to alleviate congestion at the interchange and along the Route 611 corridor.

03/28/2014

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NJ Senate President Tells Turnpike Authority to Lay Off Toll Collection Privatization

“If they (the Turnpike Authority) want to be more efficient, they should look at reducing the amount of administration that they have, because that’s where the real salaries are,” state senate president Steve Sweeney says.

03/25/2014

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Work Begins on Replacement Pa. State Police Barracks on Belmont Avenue

The new, $18-million facility will go up on the lawn and parking lot next to the current building.

03/24/2014

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Road Closures, Delays Expected For Sunday’s Greek Independence Day Parade

The parade is scheduled for Sunday, March 23rd at 1 p.m.

03/22/2014

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NJ Legislator, Former CBS-3 Investigator, Promises ‘Bridgegate’ Fairness

Assemblyman Paul Moriarty of Washington Township, NJ is being tapped for the joint legislative committee in part because of the time he spent as a reporter at CBS-3.

03/21/2014

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Kelly Drive Closed For Most Of The Day On Saturday

Officials say Kelly Drive will be closed in both directions on Saturday, March 22nd from Fountain Green Drive to South Ferry Road from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for tree removal.

03/21/2014