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A section of the Northeast Extension between Quakertown and Allentown.

The Philadelphia region gets its first significant snowfall of the season today. A winter storm warning kicked in at 6 a.m. for the northern suburbs, and a winter weather advisory starts at 9 a.m. for the city and South Jersey. Dozens of schools in the area are closed. Read more here.Read more

A 27-foot-tall Christmas present sits in the middle of the Christmas Village in LOVE Park.

In the heart of LOVE Park, there's a 27-foot-tall Christmas present that's encouraging people to swipe their debit card and give a few dollars to some local organizations. Read more here.Read more

Bullet holes on black background.

Do realistic active shooter drills in schools unneccesarily create trauma in students? A Camden public school nurse whose family has experienced two of the nation's worst mass shootings wants a deeper look into the effects. Read more here.Read more

Construction on I-95 in Bridesburg.

If you live or drive in the Bridesburg section of Philadelphia, you know all about the traffic problems in that area. But at some point in the not-too-far future, that could change. Read more here.Read more

Photo of vaping devices

The New Jersey legislature is poised to vote on a series of bills dealing with vaping and the dangers it presents. Read more here.Read more

Travelers wait by the baggage claim at Philadelphia International Airport.

With the Thanksgiving weekend wrapping up, it's a mad dash for folks trying to get home for the work week. At Philadelphia International Airport, officials expected nearly 100,000 passengers to come through their doors Sunday, but Mother Nature did not help their cause. Read more here.Read more

The "Gun Violence: Beyond a Conversation" event at Canaan Baptist Church in Germantown included a gun buyback event.

It may be the holiday season, but one group is taking "no days off" from addressing the city's gun violence. Read more here.Read more

Police at the scene of a shooting in North Philadelphia which left a 16-year-old girl dead.

A teenage girl was shot Saturday in North Philadelphia, moments after she stepped off of a SEPTA bus. Read more here.Read more

Community cancellations.

KYW Newsradio has received the following community cancellations for Sunday, December 1:

  • Palm Schwenkfelder Church in Palm has cancelled all services.
  • St. Stevens UCC in Perkasie has cancelled all services.
  • Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran Church
  • ...Read more
Judge's gavel

As World AIDS Day is observed, a lawsuit recently filed on behalf of a Delaware County woman is a reminder of how much of a stigma remains for sufferers of the disease. Read more here.Read more