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An empty restaurant in Philadelphia.
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Hadas Kuznits
March 18, 2020 - 7:46 pm
Restaurants are starting to feel the pinch of some of the coronavirus-related restrictions they've had to enact. Read more here.
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Philadelphia District Attorney Larry Krasner
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Kristen Johanson
March 16, 2020 - 7:22 pm
"An acceleration of reform" is how the Philadelphia district attorney is outlining his plan for the city during the coronavirus outbreak. He wants less people arrested, charged and jailed. Read more here.
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Gloria Casarez
John J. Wilcox, Jr. Archives
Kim Glovas
March 16, 2020 - 1:41 pm
The Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission has approved a new historical marker to honor Philadelphia political activist Gloria Casarez. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
March 16, 2020 - 10:55 am
A Philadelphia city councilmember wants to add hairstyles to the list of reasons that people cannot be discriminated against under the city's Fair Practices Ordinance. She introduced a bill last week that would make hair discrimination unlawful. Read more here.
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The School District of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
March 16, 2020 - 10:30 am
Longtime educator Christopher McGinley is stepping away from his duties on the Philadelphia school board. Read more here.
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NBA: Indiana Pacers at Philadelphia 76ers
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Tim Jimenez
March 16, 2020 - 9:34 am
The CDC now recommends big events with 50 or more people be canceled or postponed for the next two months. The recommendation affects events such as conferences, parades, concerts, festivals, sporting events — even weddings. Read more here.
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Spotted lanternfly nymphs resting on a tree branch.
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Mark Abrams
March 15, 2020 - 8:38 pm
The mild winter and early spring-like temperatures could mean an early appearance of the spotted lanternfly in the region. Read more here.
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Empty classroom seats
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Mike DeNardo
March 14, 2020 - 10:07 am
Philadelphia school teachers were getting ready for a possible coronavirus shutdown, even before the word came down Friday. Read more here.
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Cpl. James O'Connor
Philadelphia Police Department
KYW Staff
March 13, 2020 - 7:01 am
A Philadelphia SWAT officer was shot and killed this morning in the line of duty. Cpl. James O’Connor was serving a homicide warrant in the Frankford section of the city. Read more here.
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Chief Inspector Carl Holmes
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
March 12, 2020 - 7:43 pm
A former Philadelphia police commander will head to trial on attempted sex assault and indecent assault charges. He is accused of forcing himself on at least two women. Read more here.
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