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Worker Hospitalized After Falling 45 Feet In Construction Accident In Southwest Philadelphia

The incident occurred on the 2700 block of S. 58th Street.

10/17/2014

Ben Franklin Bridge construction has inconvenienced commuters for months. (File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Ben Franklin Bridge Traffic Construction On Track To End Soon

Ben Franklin Bridge commuters should be able to breathe a sigh of relief next week.

10/17/2014

Old City homes by the Ben Franklin Bridge. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Ben Franklin Bridge Sandblasting Project Finished, Old City Neighbors Thrilled

In a letter to residents here by the bridge when the construction began, the DRPA warned of high levels of noise during the sandblasting and painting of the bridge. That was scheduled to go through tomorrow, but the DRPA says they finished the painting on Sunday.

09/30/2014

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Swarthmore College Begins Project That’s Been Subject Of Debate For 15 Years

It’s been debated for 15 years and this week construction began on the first part of a project that will change the face of Swarthmore by helping the business district and the college that bears its name.

08/31/2014

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PATCO Returns To Full Service On Monday, But Not For Long

Some good news for commuters who use the PATCO high speed line. Full service across the Ben Franklin Bridge returns on Monday, but don’t get used to it.

08/02/2014

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Prep For Next Phase Of I-95 Construction Begins

This is phase four of six of this project which is rebuilding and widening I-95 near Girard. Crews were working on the northbound lanes overnight.

06/17/2014

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Room Scan App

Putting together a floor plan of your house can be a pain – especially with all the measuring. But RoomScan does the heavy lifting for you.

05/01/2014

(An artist's rendering shows how the new Comcast tower, a block west of its current headquarters, would look when viewed from the steps of the art museum.  Image provided by Comcast Corp.)

Comcast Announces Plans To Build Philadelphia’s Tallest Skyscraper

Comcast has announced plans to build a new tower in Philadelphia with a hefty price tag: $1.2 billion.

01/15/2014

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New Ramp To Ease Difficult Road Merge In New Jersey

A new ramp is set to make life easier for the thousands of commuters who face the I-295-Route 42 merge on a daily basis.

01/09/2014

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1 Injured After Construction Collapse In Bucks County

One person was injured after a collapse at a construction site in Bucks County Thursday morning.

01/09/2014

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Woman Charged With Stealing $852K From Delaware County Construction Firm

She allegedly stole the money from Aston-based Pop Tuna Builders, formerly known as D’Annunzio & Sons.

08/16/2013

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SEPTA Closing Center City Trolley Tunnel Tonight For Week-Long Construction Project

SEPTA’s Heather Redfern says the trolley tunnel will close at 10 o’clock tonight and won’t re-open until Monday, August 12th.

08/02/2013

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Two-Month Road Construction Project For Southeast Center City Begins Monday

A big chunk of the resurfacing project will take place from Market to South Streets along 8th, 9th, 11th and 12th streets. Rotating parking restrictions and street closures are expected.

08/02/2013

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3 On Your Side: Top 10 Consumer Complaints

3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan joins us with the Top 10 complaints, plus advice on how to keep your money safe.

08/01/2013

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1 Injured In Construction Accident On Campus Of Temple University

The Philadelphia Fire Department responded to the scene of a construction site accident on the campus of Temple University Thursday afternoon.

07/11/2013

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