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5 Fun Ways To Turn Your Backyard Into A Water Park For Kids

Beat the heat and the doldrums with water fun in your own backyard.

08/11/2014

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Adding Sprinkler Systems: What You Need To Know

Installing the right sprinkler system can save time and money, as well as conserve energy and water output. It can also increase the lushness and health of your lawn. Ready to get started?

07/09/2014

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15-Year-Old Boy Drowns In Tacony Creek

The incident was reported around 5:45 p.m. Monday near I Street and Romona Avenue.

06/30/2014

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6 Rescued From Sinking Sailboat Near Cape May

The Coast Guard rescued five adults and one child on Thursday from a 68-foot sailboat 25 miles off shore from Cape May, New Jersey.

05/29/2014

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2 Workers Jump Into Water To Rescue Driver After Dump Truck Runs Off Garden State Parkway

A construction dump truck went through a guard rail on the Garden State Parkway and landed in the water.

05/23/2014

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Water Company Issues Mandatory Conservation For Norristown Area Customers

A company has issued a water advisory for several towns in Montgomery County.

05/20/2014

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Documentary On Philadelphia Going Green Highlights Bold Environmental Initiative

It focuses on four cities with different water management problems and one is Philadelphia.

05/11/2014

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2 Passengers, Driver Rescued From SEPTA Bus Stuck In Flood Waters

The incident was reported around 9:50 p.m. at Main Street and Leverington Avenue.

04/30/2014

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United Nations Declares Saturday World Water Day

On a planet 2/3 covered with water, it may boggle the mind that so little of it is fit to drink, or use in industry or agriculture.

03/22/2014

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City Officials: Pay Your Water Bill Or Risk Shut Off

According to a release from the City, the end of the winter moratorium for shut-offs is March 31st. Beginning April 1st, those with past due bills of $75 or more and are past due two or more billing periods may have their water turned off.

03/13/2014

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Study: Nearly Half Of Water Taps May Contain Bacteria That Causes Legionnaires’ Disease

While the study was small — researchers only sampled 67 public and private water sources such as kitchen sinks and drinking fountains – it’s the first one to chart the presence of the potentially deadly bacteria in water taps.

02/21/2014

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Meeting To Be Held At Local High School To Discuss Water Safety In Paulsboro

A Borough council meeting is being held at Paulsboro High School Monday night to allow residents the opportunity to ask questions about contamination in their water supply.

02/18/2014

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Motorists Grabbing Their Emergency Kits Following Massive Pa. Turnpike Accident

By John McDevitt PHILADELPHIA (CBS)–The Pa. Turnpike pile-up yesterday had a lot of motorists, who were stuck for hours, making sure winter emergency preparedness kits are well stocked in their trunks “Oh it will be […]

02/15/2014

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Insurance Adjusters Busier Than Ever Thanks To Vicious Ice Storm

Insurance adjusters are working overtime thanks to the recent ice storm.

02/08/2014

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The World’s Biggest Ship Graveyard

Nouadhibou is an African sea town, whose shores serve as the final resting place for more than 300 ships. The rusted hulks that litter its coastal waters are considered an eyesore by many (go figure), but they’ve brought some unexpected benefits to the local community as well.

12/26/2013

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