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David Madden
May 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — In the ongoing war of words between the Murphy administration and South Jersey Democrats over tax incentives for projects in Camden, one former governor is suggesting everybody take a deep breath and center on the issue that started it all. An event in Camden yesterday...
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public park
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Mike DeNardo
May 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, NJ. (KYW Newsradio) — Community leaders in Camden are hoping a series of summer activities will continue to reconnect residents with the city's refurbished public parks. Organizers say the annual season of concerts, dance parties and arts events known as " Connect the Lots " attracted 10,...
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Camden celebrity chef Aaron McCargo Jr. and Camden Arts Yard developer Damon Pennington.
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Hadas Kuznits
May 10, 2019 - 6:15 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — After about a year in the works, the Camden Arts Yard is finally opening at 319 Market St. in Camden on Monday. "The waterfront is three blocks that way, Broadway is three blocks that way, and this is what we call the heart of the city," said owner and developer Damon...
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Chris Christie and Phil Murphy
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Mike Dougherty
May 09, 2019 - 3:24 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The back and forth between Camden County elected officials and Gov. Phil Murphy continues, as the Democrats say Republican Chris Christie did more for Camden than the current governor is doing. In Camden County, there's a belief that Murphy suffers from "geographic...
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Governor Murphy holds a press conference with advocates, community and faith leaders on impact of marijuana legalization and expungement legislation in Trenton.
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David Madden
May 02, 2019 - 5:38 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — There could be a major beef brewing between several Camden County Democrats and New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy over a state tax incentive program that has benefited the City of Camden, but that Murphy has major concerns about. Murphy has complained for months about the...
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What had become a 35-acre dump site along the Delaware River in Camden’s Cramer Hill section is now a nature preserve.
Courtesy of Michael Hogan/South Jersey Land and Water Trust; David Madden/KYW Newsradio
David Madden
May 01, 2019 - 4:50 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — What had become a 35-acre dump site along the Delaware River in Camden’s Cramer Hill section is now a nature preserve. The site along 36th Street just off the border with Pennsauken was home to a sewage treatment plant long since torn down. Over the last several years...
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David Madden
April 26, 2019 - 3:16 pm
CAMDEN, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — Residents of several dozen affordable rental units in Camden will be getting some major upgrades over the next few months. Sixty-four townhomes along Haddon Avenue in Cooper Plaza are getting new appliances, roofs, windows, climate control systems and more. It’s a $14...
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Man using his phone.
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David Madden
April 22, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — There’s a new app for residents of Camden to use to tip off police about neighborhood crime. The Camden County metro police are teaming up with the tech platform STOPit to, in essence, start up a conversation. Lt. Zsakheim James says it’s just another method, along...
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Monarch butterfly from John Heinz NWR with a bonus bumble bee
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Molly Daly
April 15, 2019 - 4:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It's wild out there. That's the message behind the City Nature Challenge, started in 2016 with a bet between two California natural history museums. It's grown into an international event, and for the first time, Philadelphia's joining the competition. Philadelphia...
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Twenty Camden families were forced out of their apartment building when winds ripped part of the roof off.
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Tim Jimenez
April 15, 2019 - 9:01 am
UPDATED: 10 a.m. CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Camden Mayor Frank Moran visited an apartment building in the city damaged during the severe storm that passed through the area overnight and early Monday. "Just to reassure the residents that we’ll be looking out for them," he said. Twenty Camden...
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