Center City

Shopping bags
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John McDevitt
November 29, 2019 - 3:42 pm
On this Black Friday, Center City District officials say the retail scene has continued to expand, creating more than $1 billion in retail demand annually. Read more here.
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Philadelphia police briefing
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Kristen Johanson
November 22, 2019 - 5:47 pm
City authorities are urging anyone who was in Rittenhouse Square Thursday night to contact them after a man was stabbed to death. Read more here.
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Charlie Manuel sleeps on the streets to raise money for homeless youth.
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Mike Dougherty
November 22, 2019 - 8:39 am
The Phillies' Charlie Manuel and Larry Bowa slept outside with 200 other people in Center City on Thursday night to raise money for homeless kids. Read more.
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Turkey at The Bercy
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Holli Stephens
November 22, 2019 - 5:00 am
You have less than a week to finalize Thanksgiving dinner plans, and if it snuck up on you (again) this year, we’re here to help. In addition to turkey day guidance, plan your excursions with The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philly and surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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Center City District 2018 Ice Rink Opening
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Holli Stephens
November 08, 2019 - 4:45 am
You have about three weeks left until Thanksgiving — aka, Black Friday, which ends the season of laid-back excursions and marks the beginning of tedious holiday shopping. Get a jumpstart with The KYW To-Do List, your weekend guide for things to do in Philly and the suburbs.
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Starbucks
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John McDevitt
October 30, 2019 - 5:36 pm
The former regional manager of the Center City Starbucks, where two black men were arrested last year for sitting inside the store, is suing the company for allegedly discriminating against white people. Read more here.
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Doctor holding sign that says eating disorder.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 16, 2019 - 8:19 pm
A new Center City facility focused on treating eating disorders opens Thursday at 15th and Walnut streets.
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The assistant manager of a South Philadelphia dollar store has posted a note on the door saying kids need to be accompanied by a parent or someone over 18.
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Paul Kurtz
October 16, 2019 - 2:13 pm
The Philadelphia Police Department has placed extra officers on some streets to keep an eye on students who have been running roughshod over merchants since the school year began.
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PPA kiosk
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Mike Dougherty
October 15, 2019 - 3:35 pm
The PPA officially began installing new kiosks Tuesday morning along Arch Street. Soon, every outdated meter in Center City will be replaced. Read more here.
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