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Mayor: “This Is Going to be a Heavy, Wet Snow”

Mayor Nutter is holding a press conference at this hour, announcing the beginning of a snow emergency at 8 p.m. tonight. The Archdiocese of Philadelphia […]

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The Scariest Storm Prediction Images on Facebook

For many of you planning to turn President’s Day weekend into a quick get-away from this winter o’ cold ’n’ doom ’n’ horrors, the impending […]

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Here’s How You Will Know if Philly Schools Close Tomorrow

The Philadelphia School District will tell you if schools are closed when it’s good and ready. In the meantime, stop asking.  Announcements about schl closures/delays […]

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Are You Ready for the Next Big Storm?

Did you know that tonight’s storm will be the ninth storm of the winter? Or had you lost count? 6ABC sets the scene: The National […]

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Some Towns Running Low on Road Salt

With another storm headed for Philadelphia this week, road crews are going to be out salting the roads again in the coming days. And Action […]

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Here Comes the Nor’easter!

If it feels like winter just won’t end, the forecast won’t please you: A nor’easter bearing six to eight inches of snow is forecast to […]

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Abandon Hope, All Ye Who Are Sick of Winter

Oh, God, not again. NBC 10’s Glenn “Hurricane” Schwartz forecasts another big storm hitting the Philadelphia area  on Wednesday night: Based on the latest data, […]

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Light Snow Falls As Last Power Outage Victims Wait

AP reports: “About 22,000 utility customers in eastern Pennsylvania remain in the dark four days after an ice storm knocked down trees and snapped power […]

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Free Dinner at Whole Foods Devon Tonight for Anyone Without Power

With more than 280,000 people in our region still without power after Wednesday’s storm, Whole Foods Market in Devon is going full-on Good Samaritan. Tonight […]

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Suburbs Continue to Struggle Without Power, Start Getting Testy

Frustration is growing in the suburbs. Facebook friends in Bucks, Montgomery and Chester Counties, in Trooper, Devon, Bryn Mawr, Horsham, Huntingdon Valley, Glenside, Bensalem, Exton, […]

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Storm Is a Disaster: Is It As Bad As Sandy?

More than 300,000 Pennsylvanians remain without power this morning. President Obama and Gov. Tom Corbett have declared much of the region a federal disaster area. […]

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Philly Driver Gets Nasty Note After Parking in Snow Spot

With the Philadelphia Police Department trotting out a nearly 15-year-old Internet meme for its #NoSavesies movement, you’d think people would get that you’re not legally […]


What Can Snow Tell Us About Unused Public Spaces?

Snow is pretty when it falls, then it just lays there. The pristine white is blackened by muddy boots, urinating dogs and car debris as […]

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Fox 29 Warns of Impostor Snow Twitter Accounts

Beware of FAKE accounts pretending to be Fox29. This is the REAL @fox29philly. For ACTUAL closings CLICK HERE: — FOX 29 (@FOX29philly) February 6, […]

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Storm Is Over, But Area Still in a State of Emergency

Let’s get the basic stuff out of the way: Philadelphia schools are back in session today. City Hall is on its normal schedule. SEPTA is […]