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December 07, 2018 - 5:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The first of 100 kiosks for free phone charging, WiFi, phone calls and information have been unveiled on the sidewalk at 1835 Market Street. Jen Hensley, President of Link at Intersection, explains the LinkPHL kiosks are secure WiFi hotspots that provide super fast...
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Hanukkah menorah
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Hadas Kuznits
December 02, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Jewish festival of lights known as Hanukkah began at sundown Sunday. While Hanukkah is usually a December holiday, it is not a Christmas equivalent. "Hannukah is a minor holiday on the Jewish calendar," said Rabbi Eli Freedman of Congregation Rodeph Shalom. "It...
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A Very Philly Christmas
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November 30, 2018 - 3:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The historic houses of Fairmount Park open to the public Saturday for a celebration that's being called "A Very Philly Christmas." Philadelphia Parks and Recreation Commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell explains you'll be able to visit the mansions to envision how the...
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winter gear donated
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November 09, 2018 - 5:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Spring Garden Elementary School was the site of some very excited children who learned they'd be receiving free winter gear. When 8-year-old Taylor Johnson learned she'd be getting a hat, gloves and scarf for free, the first person she thought about was her mother. "...
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Mascots
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Hadas Kuznits
November 09, 2018 - 4:39 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There are many new mascots in Philadelphia, from Gritty to Squiggles, to now Wingston. But why are they all either male-oriented or gender neutral? Why are so few mascots female? When you think of Philadelphia mascots you probably don't first think about the...
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foster grandparents
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November 08, 2018 - 4:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Volunteers of Philadelphia's public school foster grandparent program were recognized Thursday afternoon. Over 100 seniors were celebrated with lunch on the Moshulu for the volunteer work they do in Philadelphia's public schools. "It's a program where we match low-...
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A long line snakes around Benjamin Franklin High School, a polling place in Philadelphia.
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November 06, 2018 - 10:44 am
PHILADELPHIA and CHERRY HILL, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's Election Day, and it seems the one thing both parties can agree on is just how important it is for voters to get to the polls. KYW Newsradio reporters were out at polling places in the region talking to voters. The line at the Parkway House...
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Aug 27, 2018; Jacksonville, FL, USA; A group of protestors stands in front of Jacksonville City Hall demanding answers from city leaders about recent gun violence.
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Hadas Kuznits
October 06, 2018 - 12:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — After multiple overnight shootings and a particularly violent week in the Philadelphia area, a local therapist describes the impact of living with gun violence can have on a person's psyche. Dr. Erica Wilkins, program director of the Department of Couple and Family...
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Nicole Juday Rhoads, PHS
Pennsylvania Horticultural Society
Hadas Kuznits
October 05, 2018 - 3:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Pennsylvania Horticultural Society's 7th annual "PHeaSt" fundraiser takes place on Friday, October 12. PHS Director of Engagement Nicole Juday Rhoads says this year's PHeaSt takes place in West Philadelphia. "At the University City Square at 36th and Filbert...
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Amina Aliaco
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September 28, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Syrian refugee turned business owner is living the American dream after creating a job for herself through her food. Soon after Amina Aliaco escaped war-torn Syria with her husband and four children, Reading Terminal Market manager Anuj Gupta met her at an event...
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