Local News

Saint Christopher's Hospital
Shara Dae Howard/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
September 23, 2019 - 5:41 pm
A bankruptcy judge in Delaware has approved the sale of St. Christopher's Hospital for Children to Drexel University and Tower Health.
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Paoli Station.
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
September 23, 2019 - 3:36 pm
A big step in the $48 million renovation of Paoli Station, the second-busiest train station in the region after only 30th Street Station, has been completed.
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Committee of Seventy Chief Advancement Officer Lauren Cristella (center) and National Constitution Center Chief Learning Officer Dr. Kerry Sautner (left)
Charlotte Reese/KYW Newsradio
September 23, 2019 - 3:23 pm
In this special edition of the Flashpoint podcast, host and KYW Newsradio community affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about the Entercom Serves program. Listen to the podcast here.
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Dulce Maria Alavez
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio; inset: FBI
Rachel Kurland
September 23, 2019 - 1:38 pm
After one week, authorities are still searching for 5-year-old Dulce Maria Alavez. Officials encourage anyone who may have taken a photo or video that day at the park to take a closer look to aid in her search and safe return. Read the details here.
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broken window
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Kristen Johanson
September 23, 2019 - 12:18 pm
Authorities say an attempted home invasion in Tacony ended with one suspect being fatally shot and another wounded. Read more here.
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Evesham Township Police Department is trying to identify two suspects who stole 12 complete wheels from vehicles parked at the Elkins Chevrolet Dealership.
Evesham Township Police Department
Mike DeNardo
September 23, 2019 - 11:32 am
Police are hoping surveillance video will help them nab two men who stole a dozen wheels right off the cars at a dealership in Evesham.
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Fire raced through this building at 52nd and Girard in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia early Monday morning.
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
September 23, 2019 - 9:03 am
Ten people were rescued, including six children, from a burning apartment building early Monday morning in the Parkside neighborhood of West Philadelphia.
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Triple Bottom Brewery in Spring Garden.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Another brewery has opened in Philadelphia at Ninth and Spring Garden streets, but this one's mission goes way beyond the beer.
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Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Transit police across the country are marking Rail Safety Week by making sure drivers and walkers stay off the tracks, and a special enforcement effort is planned for Tuesday.
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A girl being bullied.
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Suzanne Monaghan
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Approximately two kids in every classroom have food allergies, according to FARE (Food Allergy Research Education), and many children are bullied because of their food allergies.
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