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Suspicious Package Outside Delaware Library Causes Evacuation

A passerby reported a package with a timer when they were walking past a bike near the library around 12:30 p.m.


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Police: Students Allowed Back In High School In Mercer County Following ‘Social Media Concern’

Authorities say some alarming tweets by an 18-year-old student forced the evacuation of the school.


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Gas Leak Forces Evacuation Of 6 Homes In South Philadelphia

Officials directed 17 people to leave their homes on Snyder Avenue around 2:40am because of a leak in a 4 inch gas main.


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Bomb Threat Called Into School In Chester County

A bomb threat called into a school in Chester County has forced students and staff to evacuate.


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Brief Evacuation At West Philadelphia School

Authorities are investigating the cause of the odor, but determined the building is safe to start the school day.


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Properties Evacuated In Salem County After Contractor Strikes Gas Main

According to South Jersey Gas, a contractor struck a gas main in the area of Rt. 130 and Regional Drive just before 1 p.m. Tuesday.


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2 Elementary Schools Evacuated Due To Bomb Threats In Atlantic County

Police say they have evacuated Hess Elementary School and Shaner School after receiving additional information.


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Wilmington Elementary School Evacuated Due To Outside Natural Gas Leak

An elementary school was evacuated Thursday morning after firefighters received reports of a natural gas odor.


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Message On Bathroom Wall Prompts Lockdown, Evacuation At High School In Northampton County

A message that was scribbled on a lavatory wall prompted a lockdown, followed by an evacuation at the Easton Area High School Wednesday morning.


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Suspicious Package Found At Atlantic City Aiport Deemed Non-Threatening

Officials confirmed that the suspicious device was not a threat.


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Suspicious Package Found At Hospital In Lehigh County Deemed Non-Threatening

Officials say the suspicious package found on the first floor of a hospital in Lehigh County has been deemed non-threatening.


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Multi-Alarm Fire Forces Evacuations In Montgomery County

An apartment complex was evacuated Sunday afternoon after flames tore through an office building in Horsham, Montgomery County.


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Frustrated Paulsboro Residents Speak Out During Community Meeting On Train Derailment

Paulsboro residents met with local, state and federal officials at a sometimes contentious open house information session Wednesday night, nearly one week since a train derailment and chemical leak shook up the borough.


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Residents Can Return To Ventnor; Curfews Lifted For Some Shore Towns

Ventnor residents and business proprietors are now being permitted to return to the city to check on their properties with proper identification.


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Atlantic City To Casinos Reopen, Evacuation Order Lifted

The state’s Division of Gaming Enforcement says the Golden Nugget Atlantic City opened at 11:30 a.m. Friday and that Borgata Hotel Casino & Spa is scheduled to open at 4 p.m.