Pennsylvania

Hanukkah lights at Boathouse Row
City of Philadelphia
Rachel Kurland
December 27, 2019 - 4:00 am
Christmas has come and gone, but the holiday season is far from over. Use The KYW To-Do List — your guide for all things to do this weekend in Philly — to help plan your outings with the family.
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A ski lift at Bear Creek Mountain
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
AP News
December 26, 2019 - 1:38 pm
Authorities say a skiing accident at an eastern Pennsylvania resort claimed the life of a Virginia man. Read more here.
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Clouds are lit by the rising sun over St. Augustine Roman Catholic Church in Philadelphia.
Julio Cortez/AP Photo
AP News
December 26, 2019 - 11:41 am
Pennsylvania's Roman Catholic dioceses have paid nearly $84 million to 564 victims of sexual abuse, a tally that's sure to grow substantially in the new year as compensation fund administrators work through a backlog of claims, according to an Associated Press review. Read more here.
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Glen Mills Schools
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio, file
Justin Udo
December 23, 2019 - 12:46 pm
A lawsuit against Glen Mills schools and the Pennsylvania departments of education and human services gets the green light to move forward. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf.
Tony Romeo/KYW Newsradio
Tony Romeo
December 22, 2019 - 4:30 am
Gov. Tom Wolf has provided an update on his administration’s efforts to better reach and serve ‘vulnerable populations’ in Pennsylvania. Read more here.
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Gene DiGirolamo.
Courtesy of Pennsylvania House of Representatives
Tony Romeo
December 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
A veteran Pennsylvania lawmaker has said goodbye to his colleagues as he prepares to trade his office in the statehouse for one in the old Bucks County courthouse. Read more here.
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Menorah in Old City.
Courtesy of Historic Philadelphia
Holli Stephens
December 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
It’s officially time for the Festival of Lights — and a few other light shows across town. For all the holiday festivities — and aggressively non-holiday festivities — check out The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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Gov. Wolf Signs Bipartisan Criminal Justice Reinvestment Initiative Bills.
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr
Tony Romeo
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
Gov. Tom Wolf has signed into law two more bipartisan bills intended to reform Pennsylvania’s criminal justice system. Read more here.
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A judge's gavel.
Zolnierek/Getty Images
Tony Romeo
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
The state House has sent the Senate a proposed amendment to the Pennsylvania Constitution that would radically change the way appeals court judges are selected. Read more here.
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Rep. Movita Johnson-Harrell
CNN
AP News
December 16, 2019 - 5:33 pm
Voters in a West Philadelphia district in the state House of Representatives will replace Movita Johnson-Harrell, a lawmaker accused of stealing from a charity during a special election, early next year. Read more here.
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