Mercy Philadelphia Hospital
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Tim Jimenez
February 13, 2020 - 7:55 am
Mercy Philadelphia Hospital in West Philadelphia announced it will be shifting gears and getting rid of inpatient services. Read more here.
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Nurses union protest
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Mike Dougherty
August 29, 2019 - 6:35 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hahnemann University Hospital is set to close next week, and nurses are furious because they say another hospital is meddling in preventing a potential sale. Two local, unnamed hospitals have reported interest in buying Hahnemann and bringing it back to what it was...
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Rachel Kurland
August 08, 2019 - 4:19 pm
UPDATED: Aug. 9, 6 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA and PennDOT have some construction projects that could throw a wrench into your weekend travel plans. First, Starting at 10 p.m. Friday, the SEPTA trolley tunnel linking West Philly and Center City will close for 10 days for repairs...
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July 02, 2019 - 3:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hahnemann University Hospital's owners are in bankruptcy court Tuesday afternoon as Philadelphia officials continue to press for an injunction and a special master to oversee the closing. The hospital's attorneys accuse the city of putting patients' lives at risk by...
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Karen Flaherty-Oxler
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Paul Kurtz
June 28, 2019 - 3:09 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While employees of Hahnemann University Hospital face an uncertain future, another major medical provider in Philadelphia is offering a lifeline. Karen Flaherty-Oxler, the new director of the Philadelphia VA Medical Center, said Hahnemann is a cornerstone for health...
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Refinery fire
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June 26, 2019 - 6:59 am
UPDATED: 3:55 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio/AP) — Following reports claiming the South Philadelphia refinery — where a massive explosion and fire shook the neighborhood last week — may permanently shut down, the mayor has officially confirmed the news in a press release Wednesday morning...
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Pennsylvania Attorney General.
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Hadas Kuznits
December 06, 2018 - 7:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Attorney General has opened up an investigation over the closing of Brightwood Career Institute. The Institute will be shutting their doors for good this week. Students were notified by email that the school's accreditation was suspended with intent...
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PATCO train station
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Mike DeNardo
April 19, 2018 - 10:00 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) -- PATCO's City Hall stop will be closed beginning Friday night through the weekend for paint work. The Camden station is closed from 8 p.m. Friday to 4 a.m. Monday. Normal service will resume after crews repaint the ceiling. "We have a lot of peeling paint on the...
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