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Census mailers
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Jim Melwert
February 27, 2020 - 6:19 pm
Delaware County officials are reminding residents to keep an eye out for the U.S. census — and don’t be fooled by look-alikes. Read more here.
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Prison.
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Cherri Gregg
February 27, 2020 - 4:17 pm
The NAACP Legal Defense and Educational Fund (LDEF) is leading the charge in a lawsuit against the commonwealth of Pennsylvania, filed Thursday in state court, to cease prison-based gerrymandering. Read more here.
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Constitution Health Plaza
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Pat Loeb
February 27, 2020 - 11:59 am
A controversial plan to make Philadelphia the first city in the country with a medically supervised injection site has been indefinitely delayed, days before it was to open, after protests from neighbors and elected officials prompted the nonprofit that would have operated the site to postpone the...
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Jim Melwert
February 26, 2020 - 6:07 pm
The top two public defenders in Montgomery County were fired Wednesday. County officials are declining comment, but several others are weighing in. Read more here.
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Italy coronavirus
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KYW Staff
February 26, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Villanova University students who are currently studying abroad in Italy will be brought home amid concerns over the coronavirus outbreak, the university announced. Read more here.
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PFT president Jerry Jordan (at far right) watches ballots counted at the Doubletree Hotel in Center City.
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Mike DeNardo
February 26, 2020 - 4:29 pm
Members of Philadelphia's teachers union have reelected their longtime president, Jerry Jordan, to a fourth term. He survived a challenge from the union's progressive wing. Read more here.
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine
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Tony Romeo
February 26, 2020 - 4:16 pm
Preparations are underway to battle the spread of the coronavirus from China, according to Pennsylvania Health Secretary Rachel Levine. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
February 26, 2020 - 3:43 pm
The Pennsylvania Turnpike is teaming up with the Bucks County District Attorney's Office to crack down on people who are skipping out on tolls. Read more here.
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Constitution Health Plaza
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Pat Loeb
February 26, 2020 - 11:31 am
The non-profit Safehouse made the surprise announcement Wednesday morning that it plans to open the country's first supervised injection site, next week, in South Philadelphia. Many neighbors were not happy. Read more here.
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People gathered in front of the court house.
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Pat Loeb
February 25, 2020 - 5:44 pm
A federal judge has issued an order that clears the way for the nonprofit Safehouse to open a facility in Philadelphia where drug users could inject under medical supervision. Read more here.
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