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Tim Jimenez
February 14, 2019 - 11:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 20-year-old woman was stabbed at Lincoln High School in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia Thursday morning, and police say they have one person in custody. Around 9:30 a.m., school district officials say the adult student was stabbed in the head during a fight...
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For flower shops, Valentines Day is their Super Bowl.
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Tim Jimenez
February 14, 2019 - 7:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For flower shops, Valentine's Day is their Super Bowl. Stein Your Florist Company has been a staple in Philadelphia going way back to 1887. Owner Patrick Kelly was up late with his team on Wednesday, and they got up early Thursday to stay ahead of the game. Kelly...
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Shred a photo of your ex, and sample Juniper Gin from Bluebird Distillery.
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John McDevitt
February 14, 2019 - 6:51 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As an alternative to the typical Valentine's Day, Bluebird Distilling's bar inside the Bourse Food Hall on Independence Mall is hosting an event called Shred-her or Shed Him. The price of admission: a photo of your ex. You can stop by today with a photo of you ex-...
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Dreamstime
Hadas Kuznits
February 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Many people may be thinking about their relationship on Valentines Day, and a professional talks about how it looks to be in a healthy one. Therapist Briana Bogue, associate director of healthy relationships and wellness programs at Council For Relationships, says...
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Cupid's arrow may be losing its luster when it comes to Valentine's Day, but it's still finding a sweet spot at the bank.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
February 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Cupid's arrow may be losing its luster, but Valentine's Day is still finding a sweet spot at the bank for retailers. There are a lot less folks participating in Valentine's Day this year than last year, according to the National Retail Federation. That's something...
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PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
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Mike DeNardo
February 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The PATCO High Speed Line turns 50 years old Friday, and riders are getting its birthday present. For a few hours, PATCO will roll back fares during Friday's morning rush. "We are going to charge our customers the same fares that were charged 50 years ago." PATCO...
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Crews at Lincoln Financial Field are putting down the foundation for the Flyers' outdoor "Stadium Series" game against Pittsburgh on Feb. 23.
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Mike DeNardo
February 13, 2019 - 8:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It doesn't look much like a hockey rink yet. 200 workers are busy puttng down the flooring and aluminum trays that will carry the coolant under the ice surface. pic.twitter.com/EdvpPIArF2 — Mike DeNardo (@_MikeDeNardo) February 13, 2019 Crews at Lincoln Financial...
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The one and only Wyclef Jean took the stage at South Philadelphia High School showcasing his talent and that of his proteges Jeremy Torres and Jazzy Amra.
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Cherri Gregg
February 13, 2019 - 7:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — High school students Wednesday were treated to performances by an international super producer. The visit came with a great big check and advice about life. The one and only Wyclef Jean took the stage at South Philadelphia High School showcasing his talent and that of...
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Remember the zoo key at the Philadelphia Zoo? It' coming back.
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John McDevitt
February 13, 2019 - 6:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Remember the Zoo Key at the Philadelphia Zoo? It's coming back. The Zoo Key program started at the Philadelphia Zoo in the early '60s and ended in the early 2000s. Guests would activate an educational recording with the animal-shaped key at a box in front of an...
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L-R Deborah and Michael McIlmail, CHILD USA CEO Marci Hamilton, former gymnast and abuse survivor Sarah Klein
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Steve Tawa
February 13, 2019 - 5:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The parents of a man who won what may be the largest payout to date from the Archdiocese of Philadelphia in a clergy abuse case are donating a chunk of it to CHILD USA to track the Statute of Limitations reform movement. University of Pennsylvania Law School professor...
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