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PPA kiosks
Philadelphia Parking Authority
Paul Kurtz
October 08, 2019 - 3:49 pm
The Philadelphia Parking Authority will roll out its next generation of parking meter kiosks next week, featuring a new pay-by-plate system. Read more here.
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Driving Away the Cold event
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
October 08, 2019 - 1:23 pm
More than 1,000 students from four elementary schools within the School District of Philadelphia had the chance to pick out new winter coats during an event at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Tuesday. Read more here.
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Superintendent William Hite
Mark Abrams/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
October 08, 2019 - 12:19 pm
The School District of Philadelphia hopes to tell parents on Wednesday where students displaced from Ben Franklin High School and Science Leadership Academy will be attending classes starting Monday.
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Sarina Smith.
Courtesy of Sarina Smith
Lynne Adkins
October 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
A Haverford College student finds support as her family battles a deadly disorder.
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Pat Loeb
October 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
Philadelphians living in designated historic neighborhoods are likely to get some help maintaining their homes. A City Council hearing on Tuesday showed broad support for a fund to subsidize the cost of keeping authentic details on certified historic homes. Read more here.
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People wait in line with hundreds of others for the chance to attend arguments outside the U.S. Supreme Court building at the start of the court's new term October 07, 2019 in Washington, DC.
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Cherri Gregg
October 08, 2019 - 4:00 am
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments Tuesday over whether federal law protects workers from being fired for being gay or transgender.
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Eagles players join Martin Luther King High School students for Farm Club.
Andrew Kramer/KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
October 07, 2019 - 7:30 pm
After mowing down the New York Jets on Sunday, some Eagles players traded in their helmets and pads for gardening tools on Monday.
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AP News
October 07, 2019 - 6:31 pm
A former Drexel University professor in Philadelphia spent federal grant money on strip clubs and other personal expenses, prosecutors said Monday.
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PHS chief of shows and events Sam Lemheney; 2020 Flower Show chair Helen Horstmann; John Kelly; PHS president Matt Rader
Molly Daly/KYW Newsradio
Molly Daly
October 07, 2019 - 5:00 pm
The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society previewed the theme of next year's Flower Show on Monday at Grace Kelly's childhood home in East Falls.
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From left: William Korzon and Gloria Korzon
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio; Bucks County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
October 07, 2019 - 4:58 pm
Earlier this year, a 76-year-old man was arrested on charges he killed his wife in Warminster back in 1981. Now, new details surrounding the arrest are emerging as — for the first time — the grand jury report that led to charges has been unsealed. Read the details here.
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