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South Jersey Red Light Camera Program To Be Re-examined

Red light cameras have nabbed more than 100,000 drivers in six South Jersey towns over the last two years, and they’ve paid out millions in fines throughout Gloucester and Camden counties.

06/20/2012

Elderly Drivers

Canadian Study Sheds New Light On Elderly Drivers

We know that more elderly people are involved in traffic accidents, but researchers from Canada suggest that the higher number may be the result of factors that go beyond driving ability.

04/19/2012

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5 Tips To Save Gas

Check out these tips from EcoMedia on how to save energy on the road, which in turn could help you spend less on gas.

03/23/2012

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AAA Mid-Atlantic Offers Insight On Staying Safe New Years Eve

It’s New Year’s Eve – one of the biggest party nights of the year. KYW’s Michelle Durham spoke to one local expert about how you can stay safe if you are planning to go out!

12/31/2011

Roads

PennDOT Urges Drivers To Stay Off The Road

Flooding, road closures, downed trees and mud slides caused major transportation woes Thursday morning and now authorities are strongly urging the public to stay off the roadways in eastern Pennsylvania.

09/08/2011

Police: Suspect Drilled Holes Into Puckup Truck, Stole Gas In Bensalem

Police in Bucks County are trying to figure out who drilled holes in the gas tank of a truck parked in a mall parking lot.

09/02/2011

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Part 3: New Building Codes and Standards

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.

07/01/2011

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3 On Your Side: Summer Car Advice

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.

06/30/2011

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Delaware Hosts ‘Senior Driver Day’

The Delaware Department of Transportation is hosting a “Senior Driver Day” to help older drivers.

05/14/2011

Texting And Driving

Philadelphia Police Crackdown On Texting And Driving, Jaywalking

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.

04/30/2011

Health Alert: Stop Texting While Driving App

The top distraction while driving is a cell phone. Whether you’re chatting or texting, it can be dangerous.

03/30/2011

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How Does Your Vehicle Handle In Snow?

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.

01/21/2011

Texting And Driving

3 On Your Side: DriveSafe.ly

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.

01/12/2011

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Rendell Acknowledges His Driving Skills Are Rusty

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.

11/18/2010

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Things To Know When Assessing An Elderly Parent’s Ability To Drive

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.

11/07/2010

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