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Gladwyne Fire Company

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Rescue Units On Alert As Ice Coats Waterways

Members of the specially trained Gladwyne Fire Company Water and Ice Rescue Team, along with other fire units across the area, are on special alert as a pretty, but potentially deadly coating of ice forms on local waterways.

01/08/2014

(A section of Pennypack Creek remained roped off yesterday after a young swimmer disappeared in the strong current.  Credit: Jim Melwert)

Water Rescue Expert Warns That Recent Rains Keeping Local Streams Deadly

More than ten inches of rain in the area during the month of June has pushed water levels to near flood stage in many creeks in the Philadelphia suburbs.

07/04/2013