Check out this year’s Stotesbury Cup, which brings more than 5,000 high school rowers from all over the U.S. to the banks of the Schuylkill.
It’s a Philadelphia school defending the title this year. The Drexel men won the Heavyweight 8 and the overall points title last year.
Over 100 colleges and universities and thousands of athletes compete in the annual Dad Vail Regatta each year.
Along Kelly Drive, a section of the bike path just east of Ferry Road looks like it was picked up and thrown down, big rocks from the stone wall that line the river are in the path.
Mayor Nutter cautioned people — particularly parents — not to let their guard down.
A boater who fell into the Schuylkill River on Monday morning was rescued, thanks to a Good Samaritan.
Officials say Kelly Drive will be closed in both directions on Saturday, March 22nd from Fountain Green Drive to South Ferry Road from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. for tree removal.
Officials are advising drivers of a traffic change in Philadelphia this weekend.
Officials in Philadelphia are advising residents of a traffic change happening this weekend.
Sunday’s high temperature shattered the previous record 64 — and people throughout the region found different ways to enjoy the surprisingly warm weather.
The accident reportedly occurred near West Hunting Park Avenue and Kelly Drive and involved an overturned vehicle and multiple other vehicles.
“We actually are using wireless technology to determine the speed of the car,” says city chief traffic and street lighting engineer Richard Montanez. “And then, based on that, we trigger the red light.”
Kelly Drive will be closed on Saturday, October 12th , between 6:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. for the Navy Day Regatta.
Police: Driver Killed After Swerving To Avoid Oncoming Vehicle On Kelly Drive, Plunging Into Schuylkill
The crash happened just before 11 p.m. Police say the passenger was able to free himself from the vehicle, swim to shore and call for help.
Authorities say a car drove off the Kelly Drive and into the Schuykill River Sunday night.