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KYW In Depth
KYW In Depth
January 17, 2020 - 9:41 am
A century ago, Prohibition didn't keep the liquor from pouring in Philadelphia. "There was widespread lawlessness, in particular in Philadelphia, and across the country," says Annie Anderson, a historian, author, and researcher at Eastern State Penitentiary Historic Site. This week on KYW In Depth...
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KYW Staff
December 24, 2019 - 4:06 pm
During the holidays, you don’t have to look far for an adult beverage. Read more here.
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Mike DeNardo
December 16, 2019 - 3:48 pm
A North Philadelphia man has been charged for Sunday’s deadly crash in the Northeast that left two people dead. Read more here.
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Kim Glovas
December 09, 2019 - 4:49 pm
Some people are jumping on a growing trend of being “sober curious” — a trial run of what being alcohol-free would be like for them in social situations. But how do you navigate a cocktail-heavy holiday party with newfound sobriety? Read more here.
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Steven Benvenisti, a victim of a repeat drunk driver, lobbied for the new law as an attorney and board member with Mothers Against Drunk Driving.
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David Madden
December 09, 2019 - 4:30 am
A new law now in effect in New Jersey changes the way convicted drunk drivers are handled, with the idea to prevent a repeat offense and save lives in the process. Read more here.
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Turkey and beer
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Paul Kurtz
November 28, 2019 - 4:00 am
Wine will be the beverage of choice for many people sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner, but more and more craft beer is showing up at the table. Listen to the KYW Newsradio original podcast The Beer and Booze Broz for the best beer to pair with your meal.
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David Madden
November 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
A resort town down the shore is pondering plans to tighten up rules for beach behavior next summer. Read more here.
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Teen male drinking alcohol.
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KYW Staff
November 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
Substance abuse is a critical issue for all age groups, and for adolescents, it's an issue as well. Read more here.
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July 30, 2019 - 2:52 pm
KYW Newsradio’s Medical Reports are sponsored by Independence Blue Cross. ​ By Dr. Brian McDonough, Medical Editor PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — According to a new study, people in relationships are less likely to engage in risky alcohol behavior. They are less likely to drink frequently and they...
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Tim Jimenez
May 22, 2019 - 9:54 am
MARPLE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Voters in five Delaware and Chester county communities have spoken, and those "dry" towns will be dry no more. Marple Township isn't completely dry, because there are beer distributors and liquor stores in town. But there are no bars. And if you want a mixed...
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