After Hurricane Sandy passed through this week, City Council hunkered down to debate a very timely question: should there be limits on development along the shoreline of the Delaware and Schuylkill Rivers?
About 360 people and 28 pets are taking cover in shelters across Philadelphia as Sandy’s eye is expected to hit the Philadelphia region very soon, Mayor Michael Nutter said late Monday night.
The tall ships will be sailing along the Delaware River in October as part of the Independence Seaport Museum Old City Seaport Festival.
In Burlington City, a seven year old beagle named Brandi is quickly becoming the stuff of legends.
Thousands of spectators packed the Delaware River Waterfront to watch nearly three dozen teams take part in a makeshift flying machine contest.
Thousands are expected to line the Delaware River to watch a Flugtag competition Saturday.
Tinicum Township police say 65-year-old Hubert Elmore had last been seen early Sunday morning near the Anchorage Marina in Essington.
He’s half-way there. A Lehigh county kidney recipient — on a 200 mile kayaking trip to the Atlantic ocean — paddled into Philadelphia yesterday afternoon.
Scouts threw rocks at a rabid beaver after it repeatedly bit their assistant scoutmaster while he swimming in the Delaware River.
Pennsylvania officials are crowing about the progress of efforts to deepen the Delaware River shipping channel.
The Hunterdon County Medical Examiner has positively identified a body recovered from the Delaware River earlier this week as a teen who disappeared Wednesday while on a tubing trip.
After two days of searching for missing 16-year-old Jamire Gist from Willingboro, New Jersey, divers recovered a body at 1:34 p.m. on Thursday.
Many fishing along area rivers say they do it for the sport. They catch the fish, maybe take a video or picture, then throw it back.
Rescue boats searching for a teen who disappeared while tubing on the Delaware River in northwestern New Jersey are reported to have been pulled from the water.
For a night out that’s more interesting than an air-conditioned movie theater followed by some sweaty grappling in the front seat your dad’s Buick (but still might earn you some of that!), check out our list of summer first date ideas in Philly.