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(Dock Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Getaway Guide: One Tank Trip To A Tranquil Destination

Less than a tank of gas and seven hours from home, the Rideau Canal connects lakes and villages by a series of locks, so it’s possible to take a trailer or rental boat from lake to lake for prime bass fishing or nature cruising.

06/28/2013

(A dinner cruise ship berthed along the Toronto waterfront.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Run To Toronto

If you crave big city summer getaways, here’s a single word of advice: Toronto.

06/27/2013

Stigall Show Log 6.26.13

Chris analyzes President Obama’s new initiative to combat climate change, the Flyers decision to buy out Goaltender Ilya Bryzgalov, and the a potential partnership between the Department of Health and Human Services and the NFL. He also talks to the CEO of the National Constitution Center, Jeffrey Rosen, Tom McGrath from the Philly Post, and an energy industry executive to respond to the President’s proposals to curb carbon emissions.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–06/26/2013

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Feathers Ruffled At Temple Over Owl Mascot At Canadian High School

Temple University has asked a Canadian high school to stop using an owl mascot that looks very much like its own.

05/02/2013

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Man Sentenced For Role In Scheme That Tricked Grandparents Into Sending Thousands Of Dollars

A Nigerian man living in Canada will now be spending 45 months in a U.S. prison for what is called a “grandson” scheme.

02/10/2013

REWIND: It’s Carly Rae Jepsen’s World

The GRAMMYs’ Song of the Year category honors the very best in songwriting — and for the 55th Annual Awards, that includes the Canadian team who penned Carly Rae Jepsen’s“Call Me Maybe.” What you may […]

01/14/2013

Canadian Man Pleads Guilty To Charges In Pa. Child Sex Case

Federal prosecutors say a Canadian man has pleaded guilty to coercion and enticement of a 14-year-old girl he met online.

10/11/2012

(A drummer at The Citadel, in Halifax, Nova Scotia.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: More From Nova Scotia

Less than two hours’ flying from Philadelphia, KYW’s Jay Lloyd continues his Nova Scotia getaway.

06/21/2012

(Jay Lloyd's wife, Mary, relaxes by the shore of the Northumberland Strait in Nova Scotia.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Nova Scotia, Canada

The region is a magnet for seafood lovers and, would you believe, beachgoers.

06/14/2012

(A small ferry or "water taxi" plies the East River between Manhattan and Brooklyn in New York City.  Credit: Jay Lloyd)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Discovering Nearby America

Among those who tucked into domestic rather than foreign travel this year was KYW’s Jay Lloyd.

12/22/2011

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380,000 Pounds Of Canadian Bacon Recalled Due To Possible Listeria Contamination

A Canadian company is recalling about 380,000 pounds of Canadian bacon that may be contaminated with listeria.

08/12/2011

(credit: AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Darren Calabrese)

Lee Stumbles In Eighth, Phillies Lose To Blue Jays

Jose Bautista hit his major league-leading 27th home run, one of three Toronto homers in a four-run eighth inning, and the Blue Jays snapped Cliff Lee’s five-start winning streak with a 7-4 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies on Sunday to avoid a three-game sweep.

07/03/2011

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