KYW’s John McDevitt reports that many New Jersey coastal communities have stronger building standards in place today because of earlier hurricanes — notably Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
The long holiday weekend will soon be upon us, and for many that means taking a road trip. Is your car in shape to hit the highways this summer? 3-On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has some advice so that you don’t get stranded.
The Delaware Department of Transportation is hosting a “Senior Driver Day” to help older drivers.
A new unit of eight to 10 officers will rotate among five zones in Center City each day during the summer, enforcing laws such as no bicycling on the sidewalk, no texting while driving, and for pedestrians — obeying signals at crosswalks.
The top distraction while driving is a cell phone. Whether you’re chatting or texting, it can be dangerous.
It doesn’t take much snow or ice to throw a major wrench into your commute. It helps to know how your car or truck handles in messy weather before you hit the road.
We all know it’s unsafe and even illegal to use a hand-held cell phone while driving. A new mobile application just for drivers promises to keep you informed at all times, and you don’t have to touch your hand-held device.
Many teenagers know how Gov. Ed Rendell feels: tooling down an open highway and trying to remember that the accelerator is on the right and the brake is to the left.
Taking the keys away from your elderly parent, it’s a moment everyone dreads no matter how necessary it is. But your family physician can help you through that process.
State Representative Josh Shapiro says using a handheld cell phone while driving could soon be illegal throughout Pennsylvania.
It’s illegal to text and drive in Philadelphia. The same holds true for the state of Delaware and New Jersey will soon follow suit. But a new study shows the law may not be effective.
The Philadelphia Phillies’ Flyin’ Hawaiian was up early Wednesday to make a pitch to local students. Shane Victorino wants the young people to pay attention behind the wheel and he took his message to the road.
by KYW’s medical editor Dr. Brian McDonough As people age, it can become increasingly difficult to see at night because night vision is affected. This is particularly important for people who are driving at night, […]
by KYW’s Phran Novelli Watch where you’re putting those plants – that tree, those shrubs, or even big containers. A few weeks ago, we pruned an old yew on the corner of our yard because […]