Excessive Heat Prompts Philadelphia Corporation For Aging To Activate HeatlineThe PCA Heatline will be open Sunday and Monday, offering advice that can help prevent an emergency.
Phila. Schools Dismiss Early Again Due To Heat; Some Persevere For GraduationsThe nine city public schools with graduation ceremonies planned for today had the option of remaining open past noon for the ceremonies.
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.