Frankford Creek

(credit: Chopper 3)

Authorities ID 15-Year-Old Who Accidentally Drowned In Tacony Creek

Ruben Polanco went underwater and never resurfaced while swimming with friends in the area behind Juniata Golf Club.

07/01/2014

(credit: Chopper 3)

15-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Tacony Creek

The incident was reported around 5:45 p.m. Monday near I Street and Romona Avenue.

06/30/2014

Tombstones in the Delaware River near Frankford Creek that came from Monument Cemetery. (Credit: Tom Keels)

Old Headstones From 19th Century Cemetery Used To Prevent Erosion

They may conjure up ghastly images, 19th century graveyard headstones near the Betsy Ross Bridge, but a historian says they found their way to the river’s edge in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia.

12/22/2012

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Delaware River Greenway Project Stalled

An important link in the City’s Delaware River front plans, currently held up in a money dispute, might yet bring people back to an area time forgot.

12/21/2011

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