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10th Street Hardware (credit: Justin Udo)

Rock Salt, Ice Melters In Short Supply At Local Hardware Stores

So far, the Philadelphia region has seen 14 snow falls this season. As a result, many counties and municipalities are having a tough time keeping rock salt stockpiled. But many local hardware stores are facing the same problem.

03/01/2014

(File photo:  a front-end loader fills a Penndot plow truck with salt.  Credit: CBS3)

Penndot On High Alert As Next Snowstorm Aims For Philadelphia Area

Penndot spokesman Charles Metzger says the agency already has workers out, getting ready for the next snowstorm, which is predicted to hit us on Sunday evening.

02/28/2014

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Hundreds Line Up Along Delaware River To Tour USS Somerset

The navy battleship, which is dedicated to the passengers of United Flight 93, here in Philadelphia until March 4th.

02/23/2014

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Weekend Warm-Up Brings Many Out Of Hibernation And Outdoors

With temperatures rising into the mid 50′s, Saturday seemed more like a spring day than one of those snow-filled, blustery cold winter days that many in the Delaware Valley have become accustomed to dealing with.

02/22/2014

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Villanova University Adding Snow Make-Up Days on Sundays — Or Online

Villanova University has already canceled school seven times this semester due to the weather.

02/18/2014

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Two Philly Police Officers Injured When Suspect Tries To Escape Hospital

Two Philadelphia police officers were being treated for injuries they received during a fight with a suspect who was in custody at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital.

02/17/2014

(Akos Racz opened his Volo Coffeehouse in Manayunk despite the snowstorm.  Few customers came.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Some Manayunk Merchants Press On, Others Take a Snow Day

Many businesses along Main Street didn’t bother to shovel their sidewalk, let alone open their doors. Other shop owners were eager to open.

02/13/2014

(The Phillies' equipment truck leaves South Philadelphia en route to spring training in Clearwater, Florida.   Photo by Justin Udo)

Phillies’ Equipment Truck Flees Frigid Philly; Spring Training Starts Next Week

Twenty-four hundred baseballs, 1,200 bats, and a slew of other spring training necessities were all loaded up on a 53-foot equipment truck headed to Clearwater, Fla.

02/06/2014

(In file photo: Rev. Brian Jenkins conducts fellowship service with homeless Philadelphians.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Local Organization Hosts Special Super Bowl Party For Homeless

A local organization opened its doors Sunday for homeless people across Philadelphia to come in and watch the Super Bowl and have a few snacks.

02/02/2014

FILE PHOTO: A PennDOT truck prepares for a coming snowstorm.  (credit: Jenn Bernstein)

PennDOT Crews Prepare For Yet Another Winter Storm

The anticipated snow on Monday, much like the many other storms this winter, is keeping road crews very busy.

02/02/2014

CAPA students sing praises to donors who helped make their show this year possible. (Credit: Justin Udo)

The Show Must — And Will Go On For CAPA Students

Students at the Philadelphia High School for Creative & Performing Arts are singing praises to the donors who are helping make this years performance possible.

01/31/2014

(Nick Knook and Katie Wilkinson, with the Super Bowl tickets she won in a raffle for blood donors.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Mt. Laurel Woman Taking Her Bridegroom To Super Bowl With Windfall Tickets

Katie Wilkinson won a pair of Super Bowl tickets in a Red Cross promotion for blood donors. She’s getting married on Saturday; the game is Sunday.

01/30/2014

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Snow, Cold Take Bite Out Of Philly Eateries During Center City Restaurant Week

The Philadelphia region was hammered by 14 inches of snow just days after Center City Restaurant Week got underway. So just how much did the weather affect business?

01/26/2014

(Area leaders gather at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia to endorse "Pre-K For PA."  Photo by Justin Udo)

Area Leaders Urge Universal Pre-Kindergarten For Pennsylvania Kids

The statewide program is dubbed “Pre-K for PA: All Children Ready To Succeed.”

01/23/2014

A Montgomery County man was killed when a bus operating between Philadelphia and New York crashed March 14, 2011 along the NJ Turnpike. (credit: CBS New York)

Charter Bus Companies Face New Federal Safety Regulations

A federal agency is issuing regulations aimed at making it easier for the government to shut down bus and truck companies with a pattern of safety problems.

01/19/2014

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