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Delaware River. (credit: Chelsea Karnash)

PA Cracks The Top Ten List Of Toxic Chemicals In Waterways

Pennsylvania has the nation’s seventh-highest volume of toxic chemicals being released into its waterways, according to a new report. New Jersey ranks 14th. Now, a coalition of environmental groups is urging greater protection for local waterways.

06/22/2014

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

Environmental Groups Urge Greater Protection For Local Waterways

Figures show the Schuylkill River is the 17th most polluted local watershed in America. The Delaware River ranks even higher.

06/21/2014

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Body Found In Delaware River

Philadelphia Police are investigating after a man’s body was found in the Delaware River Saturday morning.

06/07/2014

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3 Stranded Jet Skiers Rescued On Delaware River

It happened around 6:30 p.m. near Linden Avenue in Northeast Philadelphia.

05/27/2014

File photo of Gloucester Township Police Department (credit: David Madden.)

Body Found On Shoreline May Be That Of Missing Man 

Authorities say a body found on the Delaware River shoreline in southern New Jersey may be that of man believed to have jumped to his death from a nearby bridge.

05/18/2014

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Minor Injuries Reported In Boat Fire On The Delaware River

According to police, a boat caught on fire on the Delaware River Monday afternoon.

05/12/2014

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2 Jump Off Ship Into Delaware River Near Port Of Wilmington

Authorities say two people jumped off a ship into the Delaware River near the Port of Wilmington.

05/06/2014

Andy Maunder, President and tour guide for Awfully Nice Tours poses next to private tour van. (Credit: Dan Majka)

Hear Philly: An Awfully Nice Way To Experience Philadelphia

Whether it’s a private driving tour, a walking tour or a day on a Segway, Awfully Nice Tours allows you to experience the finest Philadelphia has to offer, from the city’s great history to it’s food and culture.

04/23/2014

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Search Continues For Missing Boater In Bucks County

The search continued Saturday for the body of a man who went missing after an accident on the Delaware River in Bucks County.

04/19/2014

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Boater Remains Missing In Bucks County

Authorities suspendend the search at sundown Friday night and will resume at daybreak.

04/18/2014

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Good Samaritan Speaks Out After Pulling Mother, 3 Children From Delaware River

Eyewitness News reporter Cleve Bryan spoke with the man who dove into the water, making four trips to help save the family’s lives.

04/17/2014

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Crews Pull Body From Delaware River In South Philadelphia

Police are investigating after a body was pulled from Delaware River Friday afternoon.

04/11/2014

(The Delaware River, photographed from Neshaminy State Park, looking toward center city Philadelphia.  Photo by John Ostapkovich)

$35-Million Research Project Aims To Protect Del. River Drinking Water

This is a watershed moment — for the 13,500-square-mile Delaware River watershed, that is.

04/01/2014

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Environmental Officials Monitoring Huge Sewage Spill in Valley Forge Park

This is the second time in the last few weeks that the 45-year-old main has ruptured, spilling five million gallons of raw sewage into Valley Creek.

03/19/2014

A Penn's Landing concert in 2010.  Credit: Randell E. Scott)

‘Jam on the River’ Returns to Penn’s Landing After Six-Year Hiatus

A half-dozen bands, many of them local, are headlined this year as Penn’s Landing hosts a jam-packed day of music this Memorial Day weekend.

03/17/2014

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