Schuylkill River

Emergency crews were out on the Schuylkill River in Montgomery County to practice drills in the case of an oil spill from a train derailment. (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Montco Emergency Crews Practice Drills In Case Train Derailment Causes Oil Spill

Training this week has emergency crews doing a “what-if” for potential disasters along suburban rail lines.

05/22/2015

The Sidwell Team: Shea Christian, Hannah Coffin, Grace Mills, coxswain Emma Kelly-Bell and Hana Jeadah.

Rowers From Across The Country Take Over Schuylkill River For Stotesbury Regatta Finals

The girls lightweight four from Sidwell Friends in Washington has been working all year with one goal.

05/16/2015

(credit: Kim Glovas/KYW)

Stotesbury Cup Regatta Underway This Weekend In Philadelphia

The Stotesbury Cup Regatta in Philadelphia is drawing hundreds of high school rowers to the largest high school rowing regatta in the world.

05/15/2015

Stotesbury Cup Regatta '14

Guide To The 2015 Stotesbury Cup Regatta

Just a week after Dad Vail, it’s time for another day of rowing in Philadelphia.

05/13/2015

(credit: Robin Culverwell)

Thousands Of Rowers Compete In Final Day Of Dad Vail Regatta

The day started with a low cloud ceiling, but that did little to dampen the enthusiasm of the crew team members from more than 120 schools across the country and Canada.

05/09/2015

Thousands row along the Schuylkill River for the Aberdeen Dad Vail Regatta. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Thousands Of Collegiate Rowers Converge In Philadelphia For The Dad Vail

The oars are in the water and the energy is in the air along the Schuylkill River.

05/08/2015

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Police: Female’s Body Found Under Passyunk Avenue Bridge

Police say the discovery was made at about 6:30 p.m. Monday at the 6000 block of Passyunk Avenue.

04/20/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Police Department)

Police: Body Pulled From Schuylkill River Identified As Missing Phila. Man

Philadelphia Police confirm a body pulled from the Schuylkill River in East Falls last Friday has been identified as 69-year-old Vito Maglio.

03/31/2015

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Police: Body Found In Schuylkill River In East Falls

Police are investigating after they say a body was discovered in the Schuylkill River.

03/27/2015

An iced over Schuylkill River (Credit: Jim Melwert)

Frigid Weather Has Local Rowers Hoping To Break The Ice

The Schuylkill River is frozen over, which rowers at Boathouse Row will tell you is getting old.

02/27/2015

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Bitter Cold Delays Bridge Inspections In Philadelphia

Three city-owned bridges, which cross the Schuykill River, are on schedule to be inspected this week as part of routine maintenance.

02/16/2015

Tam Minh Le.

Suspect in Double Murder at Schuylkill River Returned to Philadelphia Following Va. Arrest

Police sources tell KYW Newsradio that Tam Minh Le is in custody here after being extradited from Virginia.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/29/2015

Missing 40-year-old man Christopher Tully. (credit: Philadelphia Police)

Body Of Missing Bucks County Teacher Found In Schuylkill River

Family members say a body pulled from the Schuylkill River Sunday is that of missing Bucks County teacher Christopher Tully.

01/25/2015

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Philadelphia Police: Body Pulled From Schuylkill River

Philadelphia Police discovered a body in the Schuylkill River on Sunday afternoon.

01/25/2015

A green ribbon hangs on a pole outside of St. John the Baptist church in Manayunk in memory of Shane Montgomery.(credit: Tim Jimenez)

Prayers For Closure, Healing After Tragic End Of Search For Shane Montgomery

There were heavy hearts Sunday during services at the Manayunk church the family of Shane Montgomery belongs to on the morning after the body of the missing West Chester University student was discovered in the Schuylkill River.

01/04/2015

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