Citizens Bank Park will offer several new attractions for fans this coming season. Work has begun on a beer garden and sports bar.
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Dave Uram
June 24, 2020 - 7:42 am
Assuming the coronavirus doesn’t delay things further, Phillies fans will be hearing the crack of the bat — through the radio and television — in about 30 days. Read more here.
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Dave Uram
June 23, 2020 - 11:29 am
Weeks of back-and-forth disagreements between Major League Baseball and its Players Association are over, for now, at least from a labor standpoint. MLB is going to implement a schedule of 60 games, according to the Associated Press, and Opening Day would likely be around the end of July. Read more...
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PHILADELPHIA, PA - JUNE 28: A baseball with MLB logo is seen at Citizens Bank Park before a game between the Washington Nationals and Philadelphia Phillies.
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Dave Uram
June 22, 2020 - 11:14 am
There’s still no resolution to the disagreement between Major League Baseball and the Players Association over how to conduct the coronavirus-delayed season, and it’s evident the virus is still the biggest obstacle. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Hector Neris (50) pitches against the Atlanta Braves during the ninth inning at SunTrust Park.
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AP News
February 21, 2020 - 9:00 am
Reliever Hector Neris avoided a salary arbitration hearing with the Philadelphia Phillies by agreeing to a $4.6 million, one-year contract. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
November 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia is getting better at steering city contracts to minority- and women-owned businesses, according to the Office of Economic Opportunity's annual report. Read more here.
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AP News
October 17, 2019 - 5:19 pm
By Tom Krisher DETROIT (AP) — Striking General Motors workers will stay on the picket lines for several more days until they vote on a tentative four-year contract agreement with the company. Factory-level officials from the United Auto Workers union voted to recommend the agreement to members at a...
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Carson Wentz
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Ed Benkin
June 11, 2019 - 11:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — All things considered, Carson Wentz would rather be in Philadelphia. With plenty of time to spare before the expiration of his contract, Wentz decided to officially make a long-term commitment to the Eagles. The quarterback signed a contract extension that will keep...
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Community College of Philadelphia
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Tim Jimenez
April 03, 2019 - 8:22 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 17-hour negotiation session between the Community College of Philadelphia and the teachers union ended without a deal overnight. Talks are set to pick up again Wednesday morning, and classes are still in session. Union official, college administrators and a mediator...
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The Community College of Philadelphia.
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Justin Udo
March 27, 2019 - 7:09 pm
UPDATED: 10.11 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Faculty and staff members at Community College of Philadelphia voted on Wednesday evening to go on strike in April if they can't agree on a new contract with the school. "We don't work here to get rich, but we simply can't afford to go backwards,"...
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SEPTA transit police union have called a strike.
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Justin Udo
March 12, 2019 - 8:29 pm
UPDATED: 10:14 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — SEPTA Transit Police are returning to work following a nearly weeklong strike, and SEPTA police supervisors and other police departments took over for Transit Police while they were out. The Fraternal Order of Transit Police and SEPTA officials...
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