Philadelphia 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.”


(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.


(Mayor Nutter announces the countdown to the Broad Street Run.  Photo by Michael Nutter)

On Your Mark: Philadelphia Gearing Up For Sunday’s Broad Street Run

Mayor Michael Nutter was joined today outside City Hall by officials from the city’s Parks and Recreation Department and other dignitaries to kick off the countdown to Sunday’s “Broad Street Run.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2015


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.


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Local Paper Shredding Events Aim To Prevent Identity Theft

With identity theft very much a reality in today’s world, an area credit union wanted to help reduce the risk by holding a free document shredding event at three locations in the Philadelphia area on Saturday.


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Guard Injured after Car Crashes into Security Booth at Phila. Navy Yard

CBS 3 is told a guard was inside the booth at the time of the crash.


(Temporary chutes are used to transport snow from the stands in the Linc to the field, where it can be removed by heavy equipment.  Photo by Mike DeNardo)

At The Linc, Massive Snow Removal Operation In Preparation For Saturday Night

When the Eagles meet the Saints on Saturday evening at Lincoln Financial Field, the stands and the field will be in tip-top shape.


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Preparations In Full Swing For New Year’s Eve Fireworks Shows

More than 4,000 shells were loaded onto barges at the Philadelphia Navy Yard Sunday in preparation for the New Year’s Eve fireworks shows.


Dr. Stephen Stache. (Credit: Michelle Durham)

Jefferson Hospital Debuts State-Of-The-Art Concussion Center

Those who suffer from the head injury need specialized care and Jefferson’s new Comprehensive Concussion Center at the Philadelphia Navy Yard is filled with just that.


(The USS Forrestal, gathering rust at the navy yard in South Philadelphia.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Carrier USS Forrestal To Make Final Trip, From Philly Navy Yard To Scrap Heap

A $200-million price tag was attached to the USS Forrestal when it debuted in 1955. Now it’s been given to a recycling company.


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Fall Garden Festival At The Navy Yard

The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Fall Garden Festival is all day Saturday at the Navy Yard. It’s free to enter and a great day out for all ages.


(Artist's rendering of an energy-efficient building project at the South Philadelphia Navy Yard.)

Rep. Fattah Hoping South Philly Research Project Won’t Get Nixed By Congress

Rep. Chaka Fattah (D-Pa.) says he and colleagues are battling to keep the project — dubbed the “Energy Efficient Buildings Hub” — from being defunded.



Worker Injured After Falling From Lift At Navy Yard

Authorities say a 27-year-old construction worker was injured Monday morning when he fell from an industrial scissor lift at the Navy Yard in South Philadelphia.


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Thousands Take Part In 34th Annual Broad Street Run

Tens of thousands turned out for the 10-mile race, the biggest of its kind in the country, and it went as well as organizers had hoped.


A woman uses a stand-up work station at the GlaxoSmithKline building at the Philadelphia Navy Yard. (Credit: Michelle Durham)

Philadelphia Business Rethinks Its Office Environment

Employees took an etiquette course to learn how to monitor their own volume and not to be afraid to approach a co-worker whose carrying voice may be a distraction.