Darrell Clarke

Devon Cade dropped his bid for Philadelphia City Council-at-large.
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Pat Loeb
March 25, 2019 - 1:28 pm
UPDATED: 2 p.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Council-at-large candidate Devon Cade has dropped his challenge to 30 of his 33 opponents. His problems may be just beginning. Cade said he used "artifical intelligence" to determine that signatures on almost all his opponents'...
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Philadelphia City Hall
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Pat Loeb
March 21, 2019 - 7:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Council President Darrell Clarke's opponent in the May primary appeared in Council Chambers Thursday, shouting and visibly upset after her challenge to Clarke's nominating papers was withdrawn. "I'm challenging you because you're challenging me. Tit for tat. Hi...
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City Hall, Philadelphia.
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Pat Loeb
March 04, 2019 - 5:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia voters will face a big ballot in May: dozens of City Council candidates, along with races for mayor and row offices, and, very likely, four charter change questions. A City Council committee advanced two of the charter change questions on Monday. One...
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City Councilman Bobby Henon
Mike Dunn
Pat Loeb
February 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One of the striking things about this week's indictment of City Councilman Bobby Henon is that not a single one of his colleagues, or anyone in city government, called for his resignation. Many cite the bedrock American principle of presumed innocence but it hasn't...
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Councilman David Oh
Photo Credit: Mike Dunn
Pat Loeb
January 30, 2019 - 3:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia City Hall is buzzing about the Local 98 indictment, but very few people are talking to reporters. Councilman Henon is not in his office, but his staff is handing out a statement from him that begins, "I have done nothing wrong." It goes on to defend his...
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District Attorney Larry Krasner stands with City Council President Darrell Clarke and Police Commissioner Richard Ross
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Steve Tawa
January 23, 2019 - 1:54 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — District Attorney Larry Krasner is likely to be challenged by the gun lobby, but he's going forward with a push to require Philadelphians to report to police within 24-hours of a firearm being lost or stolen. The ordinance was passed by City Council 10 years ago, but...
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A lot of Eagles love at the 2019 Mummers Parade.
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Cherri Gregg
January 03, 2019 - 6:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Mummers brigade falsely accused of using blackface during a satirical skit that poked fun at Mayor Jim Kenney, which was based on a cartoon that received little backlash, is speaking out and they want a public apology. The cartoon featured an image of Jay-Z...
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2019 Mummers Parade
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Cherri Gregg
January 02, 2019 - 4:25 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Outrage over a Mummers Parade skit featuring a caricature of Jay-Z walking a mummer dressed as Mayor Jim Kenney on all fours continues, even though the mummers got approval from the city. The skit featured a dark-skinned, gold-chained wearing mummer with the word "Jay...
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The Philadelphia Streets Department is putting surveillance cameras up on streets where trash is illegally dumped.
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Pat Loeb
December 18, 2018 - 6:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Streets Department has installed surveillance cameras up on streets where trash is illegally dumped. City officials announced the new tool Tuesday in an area notorious for so-called "short-dumping," and they promised to prosecute those they catch on...
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The Philadelphia Housing Authority broke ground Tuesday on its third phase of a 10-year transformation of the Sharswood/Blumberg neighborhood of North Philadelphia.
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Cherri Gregg
December 04, 2018 - 3:17 pm
NORTH PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Philadelphia Housing Authority broke ground Tuesday on its third phase of a 10-year transformation of the Sharswood/Blumberg neighborhood of North Philadelphia, where residents are eager to move back in. Located at 22nd and Oxford streets, the Blumberg 83...
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