In Center City Philadelphia, Some Getting Respite With a Dip in a Fountain Swimming and playing in the Love Park fountain is not allowed, but those rules are loosely enforced on days like this.
Philadelphia Officials Warn of Heat Wave's Dangers, Especially to the ElderlyThe Philadelphia Corporation for Aging is urging everyone to check in on older neighbors, friends, and family members.
Don't Leave Pet In Warm CarIt’s extremely important to be aware that the soaring temperature inside a parked car on even just a warm day can kill a pet in a matter of minutes.
As Heat Continues In Philadelphia Area, Many Still Braving It OutdoorsIf a dip in some cool water sounds refreshing to you, you’re not alone.
First Come, First Served: Peco Gives Away Window Fans To Area's ElderlyAt the Center in the Park, a senior center in Germantown, it took less than 45 minutes for about a hundred box fans to get scooped up.
Heat Line Offers Help To Philadelphia Seniors During Hot WeatherSome children in Philadelphia playing at a spray ground had the right idea about staying cool, but another at risk group is senior citizens, and there are many ways they can get help.
Extra Tourists Flock To Jersey Shore As Weather Heats UpWith our area in the grip of summer's swelter, people were looking to cool off at the Jersey shore.
Temperatures Expected To Soar Through Week And Into WeekendOnce we reach the 90 mark tomorrow, this will officially be the fourth heat wave of the year, and it looks like it will run seven days this time, each one hotter than the last.
Montgomery County Issues 'Code Red' For TuesdayThe Montgomery County Commissioner’s office has issued a Hot Weather Health Warning, or “Code Red,” for the county beginning at noon and ending at 8 p.m. on Tuesday.
Nutrition Expert Says Philadelphians Need Diet Tweaks on Oppresive Summer DaysNyree Dardarian, who teaches at Drexel University's Department of Nutrition Sciences, says minor adjustments to what we eat will improve our resistance to the heat.
Scientists Eyeing Atypical Surge In Jersey Shore Ocean Temps Ocean surface temperatures along the South Jersey shore are already in the upper 70s.