Pennsylvania

Mike Farrell (pictured) is running as a Democrat for Common Pleas Judge in Delaware County.
Paul Kurtz/KYW Newsradio
Paul Kurtz
January 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
DELWARE COUNTY (KYW Newsradio) — A judicial candidate in Delaware County is letting voters know that he has battled Parkinson's disease for much of his adult life. Mike Farrell was just 31 when he learned he had young-onset Parkinson's, a diagnosis he refused to accept. "I tried to use Irish...
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The Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission has decided to close its two thrift stores at the end of the month.
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Mark Abrams
January 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission has decided to close its two thrift stores at the end of the month. The stores - one on Rising Sun Avenue in the Burlholme section of Northeast Philadelphia, and the other in Penndel, are engaged in liquidation sales right now. Rev...
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In preparation for Women's History Month in March, the Delaware County Women's Commission is seeking nominations for visionary women in the community.
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Hadas Kuznits
January 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
DELAWARE COUNTY (KYW Newsradio) — In preparation for Women's History Month in March, the Delaware County Women's Commission is seeking nominations for visionary women in the community. Caitlin Ganley, chair of the Delaware County Women's Commission, says they are asking for nominees to honor a few...
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Community cancellations.
KYW Newsradio
January 19, 2019 - 1:06 pm
KYW Newsradio has received the following community cancellations for Sunday, Jan. 20, 2019. United Methodist Church has cancelled Sunday's Friendship Meal. Cresentville Baptist Church has cancelled their evening service.
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Dreamstime
January 19, 2019 - 9:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A weekend storm is hitting the Philadelphia region that could bring snow, sleet and freezing rain followed by bitter cold, high winds and icy conditions, making travel hazardous and power outages possible. Winter storm warnings have been issued for the Poconos. The storm is...
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Snow Plow
Andrew Kramer
January 18, 2019 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A state of emergency has been declared in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey as the Philadelphia region braces for a winter storm this weekend. Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf signed the state of emergency declaration early Friday afternoon, and it went into effect...
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Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night.
Hadas Kuznits/KYW Newsradio
Hadas Kuznits
January 17, 2019 - 6:29 pm
BLUE BELL (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania's oldest licensed restaurant and bar closes it's doors Saturday night. Luke Myers, bar manager at the Broad Axe Tavern, says the new owner of the restaurant had been running this historic business for a decade now. "The restaurant that was here before,...
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From left: Jenna Burleigh, Joshua Hupperterz
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
January 17, 2019 - 3:58 pm
UPDATED: 7:33 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After less than two hours of deliberation Thursday afternoon, the jury has decided that Joshua Hupperterz is guilty on all counts, including first-degree murder, of killing Temple University student Jenna Burleigh in August 2017 after the pair met...
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Road crews are ready for whatever Thursday's storm delivers, but there are lots of uncertainties for the remainder of the weekend.
John McDevitt/KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
January 17, 2019 - 3:42 pm
UPDATED: 6.17 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Road crews are ready for whatever Thursday's storm delivers, but there are lots of uncertainties for the remainder of the weekend. The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation's Brad Rudolph says the road maintenance supervisors had enough warning...
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Justin Udo
January 17, 2019 - 2:40 pm
KUTZTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — If you're available to get drunk on a Thursday afternoon in April, the police need your help. The Kutztown Borough Police Department is looking for three volunteers to participate in a training course for officers to learn how to administer Standardized Field...
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