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Heat Waves

(A young father and his children escape from the heat in the Love Park fountain, near 15th St. and JFK Blvd.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

In Center City Philadelphia, Some Getting Respite With a Dip in a Fountain

Swimming and playing in the Love Park fountain is not allowed, but those rules are loosely enforced on days like this.

06/12/2015

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Philadelphia Officials Warn of Heat Wave’s Dangers, Especially to the Elderly

The Philadelphia Corporation for Aging is urging everyone to check in on older neighbors, friends, and family members.

06/12/2015

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PennDOT Road Crews Deal With The Heat

PennDOT road crews start their work days earlier to beat the extreme heat.

07/19/2011

(Rafting and tubing along the Schuylkill.  Photo provided by Schuylkill River Outdoors.)

Jay Lloyd’s Getaway: Getting Away From The Summer Swelter

After a wave of heat waves, Jay Lloyd keeps his focus on finding the closest and coolest getaway spots.

06/16/2011