Schuylkill River In Dire Straits After Dredging Is Delayed By Tight BudgetsThe river, from boathouse row to the twin bridges in East Falls, is so clogged with sediment that boats soon may not be able to safely row.
Officials Investigate Green Oily Substance In The Schuylkill RiverOn Thursday night, Philadelphia Fire Department officials responded to the Schuylkill River for a hazardous material situation.
Officials Search For Source Of Oil Spill In The Schuylkill RiverAuthorities are investigating an oil spill in the Schuylkill River.
Man Killed After Car Crashes, Plunges Into Schuylkill RiverIt happened around 2:30 a.m. Saturday along Kelly Drive in Fairmount Park.
Rowers Hit The Water And Take Advantage Of Warm TempsRowers, like those here the University Barge Club, are used to being out on the Schuylkill in the frigid cold. So this balmy winter for Maria means.
Thousands Compete In Annual Head Of The Schuylkill RegattaThe 45th annual Head of the Schuylkill Regatta continued Sunday -- and for the second day, the Schuylkill River came alive.
Papal Visit Impacting Boathouse Row, Rowing On Schuylkill RiverBoathouse Row on the Schuylkill River is in an interesting position. Part of the river that a lot of crew teams use is in the papal security zone and part is not.
Performance Artists Take To The Schuylkill RiverThe 3rd annual Invisible River Festival took place along the Kelly Drive Saturday.
After Weekend Drowning In Schuylkill, Officials Advise 'Don't Go In'If you're looking for a way to cool off, swimming in the Schuylkill River or other bodies of water in the area should not be an option.
Rowers With Disabilities Took To The Schuylkill River For The Bayada RegattaAll of the rowers have overcome tremendous challenges to compete, including Maddie Jones of Villanova, who has cerebral palsy.
Car Pulled From Schuylkill River Near Boathouse RowMarine units removed the car from the river, but found no one inside the vehicle.
Running For 24 Hours In Philly For Good CauseRunners will be limbering up this morning getting ready for the annual Stroehmann "Back on my Feet in24" race challenge to combat homelessness.
Choppy Waters Force Organizers To Cancel Leg Of Popular TriathlonThe storms left choppy waters along the Schuylkill River forcing the city of Philadelphia to declare the water unsafe.
KYW Flashback: Breaking Ground At The Limerick Nuclear Power PlantIt was June of 1974 when the ceremonial shovels churned the ground at what would become the Limerick nuclear power plant.
Local Environmental Groups Praise New Clean Water RulesThe new rules, announced last week by the federal Environmental Protection Agency, call for more protections of the nation's waterways, including headwaters that feed into larger rivers such as the Schuykill and Delaware.