Navy Yard

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Cutting The Ribbon On The Navy Yard’s Newest Park

The new urban environment is a sustainable, green, five-acre park named “Central Green.”

06/30/2015

(The Naval Support Activity facility, in Northeast Philadelphia, was among the Philadelphia military facilities evacuated.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Military Facilities in Philadelphia Evacuated Over Security ‘Threat’

The threat was reportedly made about 10:30am, and US Navy Yard and the Naval Support Activity facility, in the city’s Lawncrest section, were both evacuated and employees sent home for the day.

06/16/2015

File photo. The aircraft carrier USS America floates moored at the Philadelphia Navy Yard in March of 2005.  The USS America was scuttled in 2005 -- the largest warship ever sunk. (Credit: William Thomas Cain/Getty Images)

KYW Flashback: Changing Times At The Philadelphia Navy Yard

It was 15 years ago when the historic Philadelphia Naval Shipyard ended its role as builder and keeper of the world’s most powerful fleet.

03/10/2015

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Race Against Clock For Broad Street Run Lottery Registration

Time is running out to register for the Broad Street Run lottery.

02/12/2015

A tug pulled the Nicolina away from her dock at the Navy Yard just after 3:30 p.m. ending a seven-month odyssey in the Delaware River. (credit: Mike DeNardo/KYW)

Cargo Ship Stuck In Delaware River Since April Returns To Sea

A tug pulled the Nicolina away from her dock at the Navy Yard just after 3:30 p.m. ending a seven-month odyssey in the Delaware.

11/24/2014

(Jeff Michoud of Lo Spiedo.  Photo by Hadas Kuznits)

Speed To Lo Spiedo

Taking a vacation is awesome, except for that whole packing, getting to the airport two hours early to stand in the security line before getting on a plane where a baby will inevitably scream at the top of its lungs the whole time, part. Sometimes that alone is enough to make you never want to leave Philly again.

11/13/2014

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Chef Marc Vetri Opens Seventh Restaurant At Navy Yard

Marc Vetri is a Philadelphia chef who is known for taking risks on his restaurant locations. For “lucky number 7” as he calls it, Vetri is betting on the Navy Yard for his newest venture – Lo Spiedo.

10/27/2014

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Top Things To Do In Philadelphia Today, Oct. 17

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

10/17/2014

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Festival (Credit: Justin Udo)

PHS Festival Aims To Help Gardeners Keep Their Plants Growing In Fall

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is helping gardeners make the transition from summer to fall.

09/20/2014

(PHS president Drew Becher.  Photo by  Hadas Kuznits)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Garden Fest, Reading Terminal Update & A High-End Food Truck

A fall festival, some new happenings at the Reading Terminal Market and a Four Seasons travelling food truck.

09/18/2014

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‘Super Run’ In Philly To Benefit Many Local Charities

The ‘Super Run’ in Philadelphia is on Saturday, June 21st.

Sportsradio 94WIP–06/20/2014

Capital Bikeshare in Washington, DC

Innovative Plans Underway For Philadelphia Bike Share

A bill authorizing the delivery of a bicycle sharing system has moved favorably out of committee to the full Council for a spring of 2015 launch with 60-stations and 600-bikes.

06/09/2014

Author Gus Spector holding his new book that takes a different look into Philadelphia's past. (Credit: John Ostapkovich)

New Book Delivers A Look Into Philadelphia’s Past

You can take a stroll through Philadelphia of decades past in a new book that sprung mostly from its author’s collection of old postcards.

05/25/2014

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Verizon Treads Carefully On Proposed New ‘Net Neutrality’ Rules

By Mark Abrams PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – Now that the FCC is prepared to move ahead with proposed new rules related to speeds on the Internet (see related story), one of the large communication companies with […]

05/16/2014

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Kidcasting from the Blue Cross Broad Street Run

Children had the opportunity to be a KYW News Anchor at the Blue Cross Broad Street Run at the finish line at the Philadelphia Navy Yard on May 4th, 2014.

05/05/2014

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