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Officials Remind Chester County Residents About Shelter, Resources Available While Power Outages Persist

Emergency management crews in Chester County are encouraging folks without power to keep themselves safe while power outages persist.


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Shelters Open Following Winter Storm

If you are one of the hundreds of thousands who lost power during Wednesday’s storm, the following shelters are now open and will remain open 24×7.


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New Jersey To Close Final 2 State-Run Sandy Shelters

The Human Services Department says it will close the shelters at Monmouth Park in Oceanport and Arthur Brisbane Child Treatment Center in Wall this week.



Hurricane Sandy Shelter List

Here is a list of Delaware Valley area shelters that have been opened for Hurricane Sandy.


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Red Cross Ready To Assist Over 20,000 Across The Region

Red Cross trucks are stationed throughout the Delaware Valley, ready to set up shelters quickly


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Hurricane Evacuation Centers In Pennsylvania

The American Red Cross will be opening up emergency shelters in Pennsylvania beginning at 8 p.m.



Atlantic County Transfer Sites Providing Transport To Area Shelters

Evacuees in Atlantic County can go to any of the following transport sites and from there they will be transferred to shelters around the region.


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Hatboro Woman Inspired By Facebook Page Donates To Shelters Across The World

A social media posting from a former colleague inspired Christine Weissner of Hatboro to get involved with a group called International Brown Bag Lunches of Love.


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Tickets Still Available For Red Ball To Benefit Local Red Cross

The Red Ball takes place March 5th at the Please Touch Museum and will benefit the Red Cross House, which shelters those in need.


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Frigid Temperatures Grip The Delaware Valley

Philadelphia and neighboring counties have declared a code blue in the face of these frigid temperatures.