Manayunk

(The Potomac River overflows its banks at high tide on Tuesday, October 7, 2014, in Washington, DC.  Photo by Brenda Ekwurzel, provided)

Report: Climate Change Will Worsen Tidal Flooding All Along East Coast

A new report by the Union of Concerned Scientists projects that in the next three decades years, Philadelphia could go from about 19 tidal flooding events per year to more than 200.

10/09/2014

An artist rendering of the construction on Venice Island, ready to be showed off on Tuesday, October 2014. (Image provided by the Manayunk Development Corporation.)

Ready To Cut The Ribbon On Venice Island Storm Water Project And Recreation Facility

Still ahead, a project to alleviate chronic flooding that accompanies severe storms. For now, project organizers are just hoping to see a healthy spillover of Venice visitors to Main Street.

10/07/2014

(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Guide To The StrEAT Food Festival And Manayunk Restaurant Week

Philadelphia-area Restaurant Weeks abound, and this time, it’s Manayunk’s turn!

09/25/2014

Stolen Van

Police Searching For Suspect After Pursuit Ends In Manayunk

Police are searching for a driver who led officers on a pursuit through Philadelphia early Thursday morning.

08/14/2014

Mussels

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Aug. 13

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

08/13/2014

(credit: Dan Wing/KYW Newsradio)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 31

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

07/31/2014

(credit: Jay Lloyd)

Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, July 17

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

07/17/2014

(Image from surveillance video provided by Phila. PD)

Phila. Police Seeking Pair Who Stole Laptops Worth $18,000 From Manayunk School

A police officials says it’s possible the two young men are Dobson students.

06/16/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, June 2

Looking for something to do today? Here are our top three picks…there’s something for everyone in the Philadelphia area!

06/02/2014

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Manayunk Residents Frustrated, But Not Surprised By Dramatic Flooding

This isn’t the first time Manayunk has flooded like this and it won’t be the last. So while residents stopped by to check out the water, they weren’t surprised.

05/01/2014

(A SEPTA bus is caught in flooding in Manayunk in May 2014.  Credit: Chopper 3)

3 Rescued After SEPTA Bus Gets Trapped In Flood Waters In Manayunk Wednesday Night

Two passengers and a bus drivers were rescued in Manayunk after a SEPTA bus got stunk in some flood waters.

05/01/2014

(Credit: Dan Wing)

Folks Gather In Manayunk To Celebrate 7th Night Of Passover

At Mishkan Shalom in Manayunk, people gathered for the first ever 7th Night Seder event to put the holiday into perspective.

04/20/2014

(Parking meters in Manayunk.  File photo by KYW's Steve Tawa)

Rate Hike Proposed For Philadelphia Parking Meters

None of this affects the core of center city and University City, where multi-space kiosks are used rather than the old-style meters.

03/20/2014

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Police Arrest Man Wanted For Double-Shooting In Manayunk

After surveillance video was released to the public, several anonymous tips were received identifying Clifton Morris, 28, as the suspect.

03/18/2014

(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

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