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3 On Your Side: Hotel Dos And Don’ts

While hotels invite guests to make themselves at home, 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan finds there are still a few areas where you don’t want to get too comfortable.

03/28/2013

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EXCLUSIVE: Air Traffic Controllers At PHL Honored For Quick Thinking

The flight was 16 seconds away from landing on March 1, 2012, when David Giberson noticed something was wrong.

03/15/2013

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Federal Budget Cuts Could Slow Down Travel At Local Airports

Philadelphia International Airport handles more than 30 million passengers a year, and they all have one thing in common: they want their flights to be on time.

03/14/2013

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Roadside America App

Half the fun of road trips is finding eclectic or obscure places to stop. The Roadside America app acts as an aid for people looking for weird places to visit.

03/13/2013

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3 On Your Side: Spring Break Travel Options

If you’re thinking of a spring break getaway for the whole family, time is running out to book flights and hotels, especially if you’re hoping to snag a deal.

03/07/2013

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The Stow App

If you find yourself packing for trips at the last minute, it helps to have a few reminders of what you need. Stow can help.

03/07/2013

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3 On Your Side: Thrown Off United Flight For Taking Photo

For most travelers, taking pictures is part of having a good trip. But for one frequent flier, taking a photo caused some turbulence he didn’t quite expect. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

03/06/2013

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3 On Your Side: Airplane Knife Ban To Be Relaxed

Soon passengers will be allowed to board commercial airline flights with items that have been banned since the September 11th attacks. 3 On Your Side Consumer Reporter Jim Donovan has the details.

03/06/2013

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Local Hotel Offering ‘Silver Linings Playbook’-Inspired Package

The Hotel Palomar, located at 117 S 17th Street, is offering a special “Silver Linings” package, according to the its Facebook page.

02/19/2013

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Sources: American Airlines And US Airways To Merge And Create World’s Biggest Airline

The boards of both companies approved the merger late Wednesday, according to three people close to the situation.

02/13/2013

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PHL Experiencing Delays, Cancellations Due To Storm

Philadelphia International Airport is reporting delays and cancellations due to the winter storm.

02/08/2013

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BLOG: Airline Ticket Scam

By Jim Donovan: I’ve said it before, and I’ll say it again. There are NO free rides in life. You’ll want to remember that if you get a letter in the mail claiming you’ve “qualified […]

02/05/2013

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BLOG: AAA Mid-Atlantic Diamond Award Winners

By Jim Donovan: AAA Mid-Atlantic has announced that 21 hotels and 11 restaurants throughout the Philadelphia area, New Jersey and Delaware earned a 2013 Five or Four Diamond Award rating during the past 12 months. […]

02/05/2013

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Best Local Transportation To Get To Lincoln Financial Field

If you’re headed to the Linc to join friends for tailgating at a Philadelphia Eagles game, consider taking public transportation or a cab, especially if you will be drinking and don’t have a designated driver.

12/30/2012

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Winter Storm Causes Delays, Cancellations, Reduced Speeds

The weather is causing travel delays at Philadelphia International and Lehigh Valley Airports.

12/26/2012

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