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SS United States Gets Ready for New Life


The SS United States, once the fastest ocean linerĀ in the world, is getting ready for a new life. Since 1996 the ship has been floating in the Delaware River in Philadelphia, across from a shopping mall. 83 more words

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Touring Aboard the U.S.S New Jersey

By: Robert J. Cvoliga

Ever since it first set sail in December of 1942, the Battleship U.S.S New Jersey has seen combat in over three different war or military operations, has been laid to rest in the Delaware river as a museum and memorial since October 15th, 2001. 637 more words


Get Your Tickets Now For Next Summer's Tall Ships Festival On The Delaware River

By Jim Melwert

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s not even winter yet, but tickets go on sale today for a big event planned for the Delaware River next June. 235 more words


Out There in the Fresh Air

In September I participated in the Riverside Festival of the Arts in Easton, PA. I’ve exhibited in this show for a long time, about 15 years, and I love doing it. 333 more words


N.J. Scientists Discover Frog Species That Makes Un-Froglike Sounds

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (CBSNewYork/AP) – Scientists have discovered a new frog species in southern New Jersey that makes some un-froglike sounds.

The Atlantic Coast leopard frog groans and makes coughing noises rather than croaking sounds. 193 more words


Cargo Ship Stuck In Delaware River Since April Returns To Sea

By Mike DeNardo

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A cargo ship detained in the Delaware River since April is finally returning to sea.

A tug pulled the Nicolina away from her dock at the Navy Yard just after 3:30 p.m. 197 more words