Cold Weather

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Cold Weather May Have Significant Impact On Local Restaurants

Another cold weekend approaches and the frigid temperatures may have a significant impact on local businesses

02/20/2015

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Officials: 9 Cold Weather-Related Deaths Reported In The Area This Year

Officials say the cold is more than just dangerous, it can be deadly, with nine deaths reported in the area over the past few weeks.

02/20/2015

People out and about Friday were forced to deal with bitter cold temperatures.  (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Bone-Numbing Cold Could Take Toll On The Body

With wind chills in the minus-teens, anyone who is exposed to these frigid conditions risks developing frostbite or hypothermia.

02/20/2015

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Homeless Man, Living in Tent in Southampton Twp., NJ, Found Dead in Frigid Cold

Capt. Stephen Jones of New Jersey State Police say 59-year-old Eugene Powell died even though he had people checking on him.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/17/2015

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Despite The Extreme Cold Weather, Camden County Police Officers Maintain Their Walking Beats

Despite the extreme cold weather Camden County Police officers maintain their walking beats.

02/16/2015

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3 On Your Side: LIHEAP Assistance

While temperatures continue to hover in single digits, this is the time when heating your home is top of mind and gas and electric bills begin to rise. If you think you’ll have problems paying your home heating bills, help may be only an application away. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan explains.

02/16/2015

(Pedestrians deal with subfreezing cold at 15th and Market Streets, in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Dangerous Cold Grips Philadelphia Region

Being outside for even a few minutes Monday morning was long enough for fingertips and ears to start burning from the chill.

02/16/2015

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Dozens Of Car Thefts Recently In This Cold Weather Have Philadelphia Police Issuing A Warning

Lt. John Stanford with the Philadelphia Police Department says it only takes a few seconds for a thief to jump in and steal your vehicle.

02/13/2015

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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

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Delaware Valley Plumbers Say Frigid Weather Means Lots of Frozen Pipes in Homes

Cherry Hill-based plumbing specialist Tom Hutchinson says that with recent temperatures getting down to about 11 degrees, pipes in many homes have already frozen. The trouble, he says, will come as those pipes thaw.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/06/2015

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At Philadelphia Zoo, Some Animals Thrive in Frigid Weather, Others Manage With Some Help

Some species can endure the cold weather easily. Others not so much. But the Philadelphia Zoo makes sure all the species are kept happy.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/06/2015

(Pedestrians deal with subfreezing cold at 15th and Market Streets, in center city Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphians Cope With The Cold As Best They Can

With temperatures in the teens and wind chills in the single digits, no one wanted to be outside for long Friday morning.

02/06/2015

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Some In The Area Have Tough Time Coping With The Cold

It’s certainly feels like winter in Philadelphia right now with temperatures frigid, making it tough for people to be outdoors.

01/31/2015

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Pets At Risk For Frostbite And Hypothermia

Prevent frostbite and hypothermia in your pets by keeping all your animals warm this winter.

01/20/2015

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Dogs And Cats Susceptible To Frostbite

Both dogs and cats are susceptible to frostbite which can range from minor to severe, potentially causing the loss of limbs.

01/13/2015

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