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Police: Body Of Fisherman Pulled From Wissahickon Creek

The incident was reported at about 8:47 p.m. Tuesday near the 5000 block of Ridge Avenue.


(West Valley Green Road Bridge, prior to its reopening.  Photo by Jodi Christman, used with permission)

Valley Green Bridge Over Wissahickon Creek Reopens — Temporarily — Ahead of Schedule

The West Valley Green Road Bridge, which links Whitemarsh and Springfield townships, was shut down in March after Penndot inspectors found structural problems.


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Sudden Closure of a Montco Bridge Sends Drivers, County Engineers Scrambling

County commissioner Leslie Richards says nearly 6,000 vehicles use the bridge each day. She says detour signs have been posted.


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Police: Father Tries To Rescue Son, Both Drown In Wissahickon Creek

Philadelphia police say a 13-year-old boy and his father drowned while swimming in the Wissahickson Creek Friday afternoon.


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4 Men Rescued From Wissahickon Creek

The men were apparently fishing in the creek near Lincoln Drive and Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park.


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Ask An Expert: Top Bike Rides In Philadelphia

Here are a few great Philadelphia-area rides as recommended by the Bicycle Club of Philadelphia. Join the pack and get pedaling!


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Body Found In Wissahickon Creek

Police say they found a body in the Wissahickon Creek Friday afternoon.



Hurricane Irene Claims Life Of 64-Year-Old East Norriton Woman

Hurricane Irene claimed the life of a 64-year-old woman from East Norriton Township Sunday morning, according to authorities.


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Hurricane Irene Brings Potential Of Widespread Flooding Across Philadelphia Region

The big problem in Philadelphia remains the potential for widespread flooding.