Darrell Clarke

Community Legal Services
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Pat Loeb
August 08, 2019 - 3:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A program designed to keep older Philadelphians in their homes will expand to more of the city's gentrifying neighborhoods, with the help of state funding for Community Legal Services (CLS). State legislators presented a giant check to CLS attorney Dawn Williams...
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Hahnemann zoning rally
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Andrew Kramer
August 02, 2019 - 9:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — As we get closer to Hahnemann University Hospital's closure, the union representing many of the workers there have come up with a way to possibly save some jobs. That plan sparked a rally outside the hospital Thursday afternoon. "What we're asking for is if the City...
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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appeared in Council Chambers Thursday, shouting and visibly upset after her challenge to Clarke's nominating papers was withdrawn.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
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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
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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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