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PHOTOS: We Can’t Get Enough of the Frozen Schuylkill River

It is very cold outside. In case you need any additional evidence of that (other than, you know, the fact that Philly looks like it’s currently inside a […]

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Rowers Rescue Woman After Car Plunges Into Schuylkill

Rowers from the Penn Athletic Club helped rescue a 61-year-old woman after her car plunged into the Schuylkill River on Tuesday night. Police say the incident occurred around 5:15 […]

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Commuters, Beware: Schuylkill Avenue Near 30th Street to Close for 15 Months

A few months ago, we warned you that traffic would get worse near 30th Street Station – and now, we’re warning you again. PennDOT will shut down a […]

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The Schuylkill River Trail Just Got Its First Security Cameras

Just one week after a South Philly woman said multiple teens assaulted her on the Schuylkill River Trail – and that passersby saw and did nothing – City […]

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Gunshot Victim’s Body Pulled From Schuylkill in Center City

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. Philadelphia police are investigating after a gunshot victim’s body was pulled from the Schuylkill River […]

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Police Arrest Man Skinny-Dipping in the Schuylkill

Police arrested a man who was skinny-dipping in the Schuylkill on Wednesday night. Officials found the man swimming shortly before 8 p.m. in Fairmount Park, near […]

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Body Pulled From Water Near Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk

Police pulled a dead body out of the Schuylkill River near Center City this morning. The male corpse washed up near the 2500 block of […]

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Crews Search Schuylkill for Missing Man After Teens Jump in River to Save Him

Police and firefighters are searching for a man who was seen jumping into the Schuylkill River yesterday afternoon near the Chestnut Street bridge. Two teenagers who […]

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Venice Island Is Reborn!

Tomorrow Mayor Nutter will once again stand at a podium in Philadelphia and talk about the city’s green-friendly, river-related growth as he unveils the new […]

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Here’s a Mugshot of the Man Wanted in the Killing and Dumping of Two Men in the Schuylkill

Philadelphia Police are asking for help finding the man in this photograph, Tam Le, who is wanted for his involvement in the killing of two men […]

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I Tried It: SUP Yoga on the Schuylkill River

I don’t like water sports. Not one bit. I developed this distaste circa age five when, during my weekly YMCA swim lesson, we learned how […]

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Try This: 112-Mile Schuylkill River Sojourn Guided Kayaking Trip

Here’s an insanely cool event you probably haven’t tried before: the Schuylkill River Sojourn. Over the course of seven days, participants take a 112-mile guided […]

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Memo to Lawless Trawlers: You Can Fish for Free on July 4th

Sure, you could spend your Independence Day checking out Questlove and John Mayer. Or the Philly Pops. Or the Liberty Bell. Or any number of […]