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A bartender making drinks.
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Paul Kurtz
April 01, 2020 - 6:34 pm
With the bar industry sidelined during the pandemic, hundreds of thousands of unemployed and underemployed bartenders are turning to an industry support group for financial help. Read more here.
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Don't drink and drive
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John McDevitt
February 19, 2020 - 3:32 pm
The Pennsylvania Liquor Control Board is now accepting applications for its biannual grants, which fund programs that discourage and reduce underage and dangerous drinking. Read more here.
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David Madden
February 03, 2020 - 4:00 am
New Jersey state officials have been pushing for the concept of shared services as one way for municipalities to control tax rates. Grants are even being offered for towns to look into the idea, and three want to, at least, share a grant. Read more here.
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Justin Udo
January 15, 2020 - 1:56 pm
A former Drexel professor has been charged for allegedly stealing more than $185,000 from the university and spending the majority of it at strip clubs. Read more here.
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Pennsylvania Sen. Vincent Hughes was at the West Philadelphia Community Center on Tuesday to announce a state-funded grant that will create jobs for Philadelphia teens.
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Cherri Gregg
October 15, 2019 - 2:07 pm
Pennsylvania Sen. Vincent Hughes was at the West Philadelphia Community Center on Tuesday to announce a state-funded grant that will create jobs for Philadelphia teens year round.
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Federal grant
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Jim Melwert
October 10, 2019 - 1:31 pm
The federal government has granted more than $20 million to Pennsylvania to help fund lead remediation, and a decent-sized chunk of that money is going to the Philadelphia region. Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
July 26, 2019 - 2:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Edisa Rodriquez felt doubly bereft when her grandmother died three years ago. Not only had she lost her family's beloved matriarch, but all her stories, her life experiences, were gone, too. "With so much family and so much energy around family, we didn't have...
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Elliot Weinbaum
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Mike DeNardo
June 03, 2019 - 12:20 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Kids, of course, have access to their class textbooks and school library, but with the launch of a project in 10 Philly schools, kindergarten through third-graders have been able to pick out books they're truly interested in — and keep it in their personal home...
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Marcus Forst
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Kim Glovas
March 05, 2019 - 8:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — For the first time ever, a senior physics major at Temple University has been named as one of the prestigious Knight-Hennessy Scholars . The scholarship for 23-year-old Marcus Forst grants him a full ride for his graduate education at Stanford University. The...
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The one and only Wyclef Jean took the stage at South Philadelphia High School showcasing his talent and that of his proteges Jeremy Torres and Jazzy Amra.
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Cherri Gregg
February 13, 2019 - 7:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — High school students Wednesday were treated to performances by an international super producer. The visit came with a great big check and advice about life. The one and only Wyclef Jean took the stage at South Philadelphia High School showcasing his talent and that of...
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