(Credit: AFP/Getty)

Travelers Hit Rails and Skies For Trip Home After Holiday Weekend

The Thanksgiving holiday weekend is fast coming to an end and lots of people are taking to the skies or the rails for the trip home today.

11/30/2014

(Credit:  Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

PPA Reducing Starting Bid For New Taxi Medallions

The Philadelphia Parking Authority is lowering the opening bid for new taxi medallions because it’s been unable to sell any at the current asking price.

11/30/2014

A parking kiosk in Center City. (Credit: John McDevitt)

Free Philadelphia Parking Saturdays Of Holiday Shopping Season Returns

The city of Philadelphia has announced it will continue a holiday tradition — free limited parking at meters and kiosks on Saturdays until the end of the year.

11/28/2014

Looking down on Roosevelt Blvd from Woodhaven Road in Northeast Philadelphia. (Credit: Tony Hanson)

Road Warriors Check In On The Messy Thanksgiving Eve Travel Day

Temperatures dropped through the morning, and as sleet and snow started to mix in, makign the choice to alter driving plans on the roads were looking better and better.

11/26/2014

PennDOT's Lou Toaso says crews are ready for whatever mother nature might bring on Thanksgiving Eve. (Credit: Pat Loeb)

PennDOT Says Crews Ready For Snow On Biggest Travel Day Of The Year

Les Toaso, PennDOT’s district executive for Southeastern Pennsylvania, says the department put three-quarters of its trucks on the road to make sure they stay ice free through this travel period.

11/26/2014

The departure board at Philadelphia International Airport on the day before Thanksgiving. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Delays, Cancellations At Philadelphia International Holding Up Thanksgiving Air Travel

The storm has prompted the FAA to issue a ground delay here until midnight because of low ceilings.

11/26/2014

(File photo:  a front-end loader fills a Penndot plow truck with salt.  Credit: CBS3)

PennDOT Warns Against Travel On I-81 During Storm

PennDOT press secretary Rich Kirkpatrick said Wednesday that anyone considering driving long distances on the highway should try to postpone their travel.

11/26/2014

(Credit: CBS3)

Snow Falling On Busiest Travel Day Of Year

Light rain this morning will be changing to snow and the timing just could not be worse.

11/26/2014

The Schuylkill River in Philadelphia. (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Top Travel Industry Official Weighs Merits of 2016 Dem Convention Hopeful Cities

Eric Hansen, a top official at the US Travel Association, won’t come right out and say which city he thinks might be the best fit.

11/25/2014

(Ashley Zauflik, in file photo.  Credit: Facebook)

Attorney for Bucks Schoolgirl Who Lost Leg: Time To Update Award Limits

Ashley Zauflik was 17 when she was dragged under a Pennsbury school bus seven years ago, losing her leg and suffering other severe injuries.

11/25/2014

File photo. (Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images)

What To Do When Bad Weather Meets The Heaviest Travel Day Of The Year

Triple A Mid-Atlantic’s Jim Lardear says if you can get the driving done before the weather turns, do so, but if you absolutely have to travel Wednesday, take your time.

11/25/2014

(File photo:  a front-end loader fills a Penndot plow truck with salt.  Credit: CBS3)

While Crews Gear Up To Tackle Snowy Roads, PennDOT Reminds Drivers To Be Prepared And Flexible When Traveling

PennDOT says crews are monitoring the forecast and they will be prepared to take on the wintry weather conditions.

11/24/2014

(American Airlines jets sit at a gate at O'Hare Airport.  File photo by Scott Olson/ Getty Images)

Worried About Travel During Wednesday’s Snow? Hold Your Horses, One Airline Advises

If the weather is making you nervous about flying on Wednesday and you want to change your flight, it’s a bit too soon to say whether airlines would waive their change fees.

11/24/2014

(credit: David Spunt)

1 Dead, 2 Others Injured After Being Struck By Truck In Delaware County

A deadly accident shut down a portion of I-95 northbound in Chester, Delaware County for nearly five hours Monday morning.

11/24/2014

(Credit: Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Experts Say Local Holiday Travelers Will Have Plenty Of Company

The AAA Mid-Atlantic estimates more than a half million Philadelphia-area residents will travel 50 miles or more away from home over the Thanksgiving holiday.

11/24/2014

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 35,100 other followers