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Free Toll Friday
Courtesy of Chickie's & Pete's
Rachel Kurland
May 23, 2019 - 2:49 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — If you're going to be stuck in traffic at the start of Memorial Day weekend, at least it'll be free. At least 1 million people will be traveling throughout New Jersey for the holiday — more than a quarter on the Atlantic City Expressway alone. If you plan on driving...
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Dreamstime
Paul Kurtz
February 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A crowdsourced app that shows drivers where to find parking spaces will officially become available in Philadelphia on Tuesday. SpotAngels is an app with a map said company co-founder Aboud Jardaneh. "The map shows you all the parking spaces around you, whether on-...
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A Blue Cross RiverRink staff member pushes Dougie Peterson on a sled skate during a free adaptive ice skating event.
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Andrew Kramer
February 17, 2019 - 1:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sunday mornings at Penn's Landing's Blue Cross RiverRink have a different vibe than other days, because people with mobility restrictions who normally don't have the chance to skate get the ice all to themselves. These weekly, free adaptive ice skating events at the...
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Hooters
Torin Halsey/Times Record News
February 13, 2019 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA ( RADIO.COM ) — Revenge may be a dish best served cold. But apparently healing heartbreak calls for chicken wings. For Valentine’s Day, Hooters is helping people get over a bad romance with their annual "Shred Your Ex" promo. Just visit a Hooters restaurant and pulverize a photo from a...
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Dreamstime
Rachel Kurland
February 12, 2019 - 2:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society is giving a new meaning to Valentine's Day. On Thursday, instead of gifting a bouquet to your betrothed, PHS wants you to participate in "Share-A-Flower Day." Between 7 a.m. and 6 p.m. across the city, the PHS "flower mobile"...
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The month-long pop-up event offers free yoga classes from 9 to 10 a.m. every Saturday in February under the atrium in The Bourse’s main dining hall.
Courtesy of PUNCH Media
Rachel Kurland
January 24, 2019 - 12:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — There's no better reward for an intense calorie-cutting workout than a boozy brunch. The Bourse's newly opened food hall and SWEAT Fitness are teaming up to provide just that: SWEAT + SIP. The month-long pop-up event offers free yoga classes from 9 to 10 a.m. every...
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Donated food has been available for TSA workers during the government shutdown.  But a Chester Springs nonprofit was at the airport Tuesday, delivering donated food for the workers' pets.
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
January 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Donated food has been available for TSA workers during the government shutdown, but a Chester Springs nonprofit was at the airport Tuesday, delivering donated food for the workers' pets. Most people unload luggage at the airport departures lane, but Bill Smith and a...
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Antionette Lee
January 22, 2019 - 8:57 pm
SOUTH JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) — A South Jersey health system is making sure furloughed employees have food on the table during the partial government shutdown. Suzanne Ghee from Virtua says their 9,000 employees have brought in hundreds of canned goods to support federal employees who may be in need...
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Four years ago, Naoko and Takayuki Ida were given a house. For free.
Emiko Jozuka/CNN
January 14, 2019 - 9:52 pm
By Emiko Jozuka, CNN (CNN) -- Four years ago, Naoko and Takayuki Ida were given a house. For free. It's a spacious, two-story home nestled amid trees on a winding country road in the small town of Okutama, in Tokyo prefecture. Before moving, the couple and their children -- two teenagers and a five...
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The government shutdown means low funds for the thousands of people who haven't been getting paid the last two weeks. An Atlantic City business is helping ease the financial burden by providing free meals for Coast Guard members.
Dreamstime
Antionette Lee
January 08, 2019 - 8:05 pm
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The government shutdown means low funds for the thousands of people who haven't been getting paid the last two weeks. An Atlantic City business is helping ease the financial burden by providing free meals for Coast Guard members. Kevin Cronin is the Executive...
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