Delaware River

Officials conducted a drill for law enforcement along the Delaware River. (Credit: David Madden)

Security Drills Along Delaware River In Advance Of Papal Visit

Law enforcement on both sides of the River conducted the drills in the shadow of Philadelphia International Airport,


(credit: Partnership for the Delaware Estuary)

Cleanup Project Along Parts Of Delaware River Gets Underway

A group of volunteers took to the Delaware River on Thursday for a two week long cleanup project.


Manatee in Delaware River

Manatee Makes An Appearance In Delaware River

Officials say a manatee was spotted in the Delaware River near Bordentown, New Jersey.


On Monday, police identified the victim as Thomas Scott, 26, of Edgewater Park, New Jersey. (credit: CBS 3)

Police ID NJ Father Who Drowned In Delaware River

Authorities say they are searching for two swimmers who went missing in the Delaware River Sunday in different parts of the region.


Delaware River File photo (credit: CBS3)

Crews Recover Body Of Delaware River Swimmer

Crews spent Sunday afternoon and evening searching for the body.


(Credit: Thinkstock)

Mother, Daughter Drown While Kayaking On Delaware River

Authorities say a northwestern New Jersey woman and her adult daughter drowned after their kayaks overturned on the Delaware River.


There is talk once again of a massive development project for Camden's waterfront. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Renewed Talk Of Massive Development Project For Camden’s Waterfront

Preliminary plans for a huge commercial and retail complex are on the drawing board once again.


(Credit: Thinkstock)

Crews Pull Body From The Water In South Philadelphia

Around 8 a.m. on Monday, firefighters responded to the 700 block of South Columbus Boulevard for reports of a person in water.


Philadelphia's Gazela, built in 1901 in Portugal. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Tall Ships Festival Sails Into Philadelphia

Its Opening Day for the Festival along the Delaware River.


Jim Kenney, Philadelphia's Democratic mayoral nominee, joins clean water advocates at a press event at the Water Works.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Local Environmental Groups Praise New Clean Water Rules

The new rules, announced last week by the federal Environmental Protection Agency, call for more protections of the nation’s waterways, including headwaters that feed into larger rivers such as the Schuykill and Delaware.


Photo Credit: KYW's John McDevitt

Battleship New Jersey Celebrates 72nd Anniversary Of Commissioning

The Commissioning ceremony featured speakers including a purple heart recipient and a casting of a memorial wreath into the Delaware River, remembering crew members who have passed.


(The Delaware River.  August 2014 file photo by CBS3)

Drought Watch Underway in Delaware Valley

Some area rivers, including parts of the Delaware in Bucks County, are running low this spring because of the lack of rainfall.


body found

Child Finds Body Along Banks Of Delaware River

An autopsy was scheduled Monday for a man whose body was found by a child who was playing along the banks of the Delaware River in Camden, New Jersey.


(credit: CBS)

Cargo Ship Freed After Getting Stuck In Delaware River Mud

It was eventually freed and was spotted being towed by Coast Guard tug boats.


(In the mayor's reception room at Philadelphia City Hall, DRWC officials displayed placards showcasing some of the summer activities along the riverfront.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Officials Roll Out Big Changes To Philadelphia’s Delaware River Waterfront This Summer

The wintertime ice rink, at Spruce Street Harbor Park, is being transformed into a summertime roller rink. But that’s not the only big change taking place.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/09/2015