Red Cross preparations for Hurricane Sandy Update
The American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania has its shelter supply trucks in place and is ready to open a dozen shelters in the region on Sunday.
The shelter locations and opening times are as follows: Unless otherwise noted, all are pet friendly.
Philadelphia: (All open at 4pm Sunday)
West Philadelphia High School, 4901 Chestnut Street
Roxborough High School, 6498 Ridge Avenue
Samuel Fels High School, 5500 Langdon Street
Pottstown High School, 750 North Washington St., Pottstown 19464 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Cheltenham High School, 500 Rices Mill Road, Wyncote 19095 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Norristown High School, 1900 Eagle Dr., Norristown 19403 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Avon Grove High School, 257 E. State Road, West Grove 19390 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Lionville Middle School, 550 W. Uwchlan, Avenue Exton 19341 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Showalter Science and Discovery School, 1100 West 10th St., Chester 19013 (Opens Sunday 7pm)
Saturday will start off unsettled, especially S&E, but towards the afternoon most of us should remain drier with light scattered showers.
Saturday (79/68): AM Rain, PM Clouds
Weekend, clouds will stick around throughout Saturday and Sunday as wet weather dampens the first weekend in August. Saturday will start off unsettled, especially S&E, but towards the afternoon most of us should remain drier with light scattered showers. There is a better chance for more widespread precipitation Sunday with on and off showers/thunderstorms possible.
Saturday (79/68): AM Rain PM Clouds
Sunday (81/68): Cloudy, Showers & T-Storms
We've got an update on a New Jersey boy who has been wearing hearing aids since he was age 5 and now needs them replaced.
The United States tortured al Qaida detainees captured after the 9/11 attacks, President Obama said Friday, in some of his most expansive comments to date about a controversial set of CIA practices that he banned after taking office.
Breaking news out of Delaware, and the news is good. SkyFOX was live Thursday over the Interstate 495 bridge in Wilmington, where the southbound lanes reopened at 5 p.m. after a nearly two-month closure.
If you're headed out on a shore getaway this afternoon, it could be a wet ride. The National Weather Service has issued Flash Flood Warning for parts of New Jersey and Delaware.
The Philadelphia Police Department's Bomb Squad detonated a suspicious device found in a Center City alley on Friday morning.