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Here’s When the New Scenic Cherry Street Pier Will Open

Get ready, Philly: The revitalized Cherry Street Pier — featuring Delaware river views, artist studios, an outdoor garden and a cafe — is scheduled to make […]

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WATCH: A Boat Went Up in Flames on the Delaware River

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. A 30-foot boat, docked near the Tacony section of Northeast Philadelphia, was engulfed […]

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Swimmers, This Isn’t the Weekend to Cool Off in the Delaware

Remove “taking a dip in the Delaware” from your bucket list for this weekend: Authorities in Bucks County are warning would-be swimmers to steer clear […]

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Did You Lose a Wedding Ring in the Delaware River?

A New Jersey woman found a wedding ring in the Delaware River while tubing in Bucks County last week, and she’s trying to get it […]

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The Dedicated Sailors (and … Jet-Skiers?) on Philly’s Rivers

The Delaware River is extremely choppy when I sail for the very first time. I’m on a small boat with three members of Philadelphia’s Liberty […]

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Republican Power Broker, CEO Found Dead in Delaware River

A Republican powerbroker and CEO was found dead in the Delaware River this week. Police pulled 83-year-old Fred Anton’s body from the waters around 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, one day […]

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EPA Cuts Could Make the Delaware Goop Again

Preserving the environment so it remains sustainable for future generations? For the birds! So says the administration of Donald Trump, whom you’ll no doubt remember […]

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Deer Rescued From Delaware River Near Penn’s Landing

Philadelphia police rescued a deer in the Delaware River Thursday evening. According to CBS3, officers with the department’s Marine Unit spotted the deer stuck in a […]

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Environmentalists Fight to Keep Fracking Banned Along the Delaware

Environmentalists are banding together to attempt to permanently ban fracking within the Delaware River Watershed. 

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Fractured Delaware River Bridge Reopens Ahead of Schedule

The Delaware River Bridge, which closed in late January after a serious fracture was discovered in its steel framework, reopened last night ahead of schedule.

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Here’s What’s Happening With the Delaware River Bridge

The Delaware River Bridge will remain closed for at least two weeks – and possibly much longer – as officials and experts scramble to determine the cause […]

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PA Turnpike Introduces Cashless Tolling at Delaware River Bridge

You don’t have to stop to pay tolls on the Delaware River-Turnpike Bridge. That doesn’t mean you won’t be paying them, though. In a change […]

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Holy Sea Cow! Manatee Spotted in Delaware River

The waters of the Delaware River received an unexpected guest this past week. A manatee, the large marine mammal known to thrive in warmer waters, […]

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Roaring Twenties-Inspired Pop-Up Coming to Glen Foerd Mansion

This summer, the opulent Glen Foerd Mansion will come alive with a Roaring Twenties lawn party complete with jazz, Prohibition-era cocktails and more. Jazz Age on the Delaware kicks […]

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61-Foot, 11-Ton Duck Coming to Philadelphia Waterfront

A 61-foot tall, 11-ton duck is coming to Philadelphia next month. As part of the 2015 Tall Ships Philadelphia/Camden festival, being held from June 25th […]