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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw.
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Kristen Johanson
February 12, 2020 - 8:19 pm
Even though she’s only three days in as Philadelphia’s new police commissioner, Danielle Outlaw has been researching the city, its leaders and why Philadelphia is facing so much violence. Read more here.
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Trolley Car Diner
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Andrew Kramer
February 12, 2020 - 4:30 pm
It's been several months now since the iconic Trolley Car Diner in Mount Airy closed for good after nearly 20 years. Now, there's a way you can own a piece of history. Read more here.
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Richard Fox
Temple University
Mark Abrams
February 10, 2020 - 8:54 am
Philadelphia real estate developer and philanthropist Richard Fox, a longtime member of the Temple University board of trustees and the man for whom the university's Fox School of Business is named, died on Sunday at the age of 92 of natural causes at his Center City home. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Police Commissioner Danielle Outlaw at City Hall.
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KYW Staff
February 10, 2020 - 7:43 am
The city's new police commissioner officially took over the department Monday morning. Read more here.
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Francis Hopkinson School
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Mike DeNardo
February 07, 2020 - 4:09 pm
The School District of Philadelphia says Hopkinson Elementary School in Juniata will remain closed indefinitely for asbestos work. The school has been closed since Monday. Read more here.
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Philly AIDS Thrift awards grants to service organizations at a ceremony at William Way LGBT Community Center.
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Antionette Lee
February 07, 2020 - 8:24 am
One of Philadelphia's most popular thrift shops is known for more than secondhand, vintage items. On Thursday night, leaders of Philly AIDS Thrift gave away $300,000 to 26 local agencies fighting on the front lines against HIV and AIDS. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Energy Solutions
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Mark Abrams
February 06, 2020 - 4:15 pm
An environmental group claims federal data shows the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery in South Philadelphia was one of the most prolific emitters of toxic benzene of any refineries across the country, endangering the health of thousands. Read more here.
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Apple tree.
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Mark Abrams
February 05, 2020 - 5:22 pm
The unusually warm winter weather isn't expected to impact the berry or vegetable crops for the coming growing season, but fruit trees could be at risk. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
Holli Stephens / KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
February 03, 2020 - 5:11 pm
A Philadelphia City Council committee Monday advanced bills asking voters to make two changes to the city charter. One would allow some city workers to volunteer on political campaigns, and the other would create a city Department of Labor. Read more here.
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Environmental activists occupy PES refinery.
Justin Udo/KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
February 03, 2020 - 3:52 pm
The future owner of the Philadelphia Energy Solutions refinery site that caught fire last summer will be determined later this week by the courts. But there are some protesters making their voices very clear about whose hands they want to see in control of the property. Read more here.
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