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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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Wells Fargo Education Grant
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September 21, 2018 - 5:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia school children will be the beneficiaries of a grant announced Friday at Cramp Elementary School in Kensington. Officials from Wells Fargo were at the school to pledge $1.7 million towards education in Philadelphia. "Read by 4th is one of the...
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Clean Block Contest
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September 15, 2018 - 3:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Some Philadelphia residents competed Saturday to determine who lives on the cleanest block in the city. Neighbors from 20 city blocks participated in the city's annual Philadelphia More Beautiful Committee Clean Block contest. "We are escorted by the police...
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Nick Elmi
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September 14, 2018 - 3:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The 9th annual culinary extravaganza known as Feastival is less than two weeks away. For the 9th year, local chefs are raising money money for the arts with Feastival. "Every year we usually have 60 of what I consider the best chefs in the city come and put on this...
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Rivky Isaacson opened House of Kosher this past spring with her husband, Rabbi Shloime Isaacson, at 9806 Bustleton Ave. Now, they are preparing for the biggest Jewish holiday of the year.
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September 13, 2018 - 6:04 pm
NORTHEAST PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rivky Isaacson opened House of Kosher this past spring with her husband, Rabbi Shloime Isaacson, at 9806 Bustleton Ave. Now, they are preparing for the biggest Jewish holiday of the year. "It's our first Yom Kippur," she said. "Like Rosh Hashanah, we were...
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Rosh Hashanah
Hadas Kuznits
September 08, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Jewish New Year begins Sunday evening and the folks from Temple Beth Zion Beth Israel are inviting everyone to join them for a free celebration in Rittenhouse Square. "As the sun goes down before the first day of the year, we open our doors to people of all...
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Janet Murnaghan and her daughter Sarah.
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Hadas Kuznits
September 05, 2018 - 3:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The ordeal of a girl being treated at Children's Hospital of Philadelphia whose family fought to change juvenile restrictions on organ donations has been memorialized in a book. Janet Murnaghan, co-author of Saving Sarah, says when it became clear that the only way...
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Justin Veasey
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August 24, 2018 - 3:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- As August comes to an end, a new Rittenhouse sports bar prepares for its opening on September 6 -- the first home game of the Super Bowl Champion Eagles. The new bar at 111 S. 17th Street is called "Stats on 17th," and owner managing partner Justin Veasey describes...
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This Monday, Aug. 20, 2018, photo shows a box of Nabisco Barnum's Animals crackers on the shelf of a grocery store in Des Moines, Iowa.
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August 21, 2018 - 12:03 pm
By Dee-Ann Durbin, AP Business Writer After more than a century behind bars, the beasts on boxes of animal crackers are roaming free. Mondelez International, the parent company of Nabisco, has redesigned the packaging of its Barnum's Animals crackers in response to pressure from People for the...
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Tropicana Casino In Atlantic City
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August 17, 2018 - 3:15 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Folks may be looking to get a few more trips to the Jersey shore in before the kids head back to school. And a culinary celebration in Atlantic City is one more reason to go. Tropicana's 11th annual Taste of the Quarter takes place on Monday, August 20. "There are 26...
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