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Hadas Kuznits
January 25, 2020 - 3:18 pm
The Philadelphia Foundation has announced 50 $1,000 grants to local organizations to help them turn their community improvement ideas into action. Read more.
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John McDevitt
January 25, 2020 - 1:25 pm
A Camden County man has been charged in a fatal hit-and-run that happened in Winslow Township earlier this week. Read more.
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Some locations in New England could experience flooding, especially where snow is covering storm drains, according to the National Weather Service office in Portland, Maine.
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CNN
January 25, 2020 - 12:22 pm
The third storm to hit the Northeast in as many weekends is expected to bring lots of rain and might even cause flash flooding. Read more.
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A spotted lanternfly.
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Mark Abrams
January 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
A new Pennsylvania State University study warns the invasive spotted lanternfly is costing Pennsylvania's economy some $50 million a year and threatening hundreds of jobs. Read more here.
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An oak tree.
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Molly Daly
January 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
A University of Delaware professor's first book, "Bringing Nature Home," focused on a the crisis facing our native wildlife, whose numbers are in decline in part because the plants they evolved with are disappearing. His new book aims to inspire a grassroots solution to the problem.
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Philadelphia Energy Solutions
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Pat Loeb
January 25, 2020 - 4:00 am
Seven months after the explosion and fire that shut down the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery, the future of the facility is still very unclear despite several significant events this week. Read more here.
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White van that Caln Township police are looking for.
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Antionette Lee
January 24, 2020 - 8:07 pm
Chester County police are asking the public for help in finding the driver of a vehicle they believe might have information about the two pipe bombs that were discovered in Caln Township earlier this week. Read more here.
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A credit card machine.
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Shara Dae Howard
January 24, 2020 - 6:55 pm
A national organization that creates opportunities for women of color is expanding into Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Tap water.
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Kim Glovas
January 24, 2020 - 5:14 pm
Earlier this week, an environmental organization released a report showing PFAS in public water systems across the nation, including Philadelphia. The Philadelphia Water Department is now firing back. Read more here.
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The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled its newest figurine: Travis and Jason Kelce.
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John McDevitt
January 24, 2020 - 4:24 pm
The National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum unveiled its newest figurine: NFL brothers Travis and Jason Kelce. Read more here.
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