high school

Kanishk Nazareth.
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Jim Melwert
February 25, 2020 - 7:27 pm
After a close encounter with a casualty of the opioid crisis, a Bucks County high school student designed a device that not only dispenses a lifesaving drug, but also alerts emergency services for help. Read more here.
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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
February 11, 2020 - 5:33 pm
During his annual address to the Chamber of Commerce, Mayor Jim Kenney hinted at a new effort to aid Community College of Philadelphia students. Read more here.
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Josh Shapiro at Cheltenham High
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Jim Melwert
February 05, 2020 - 2:28 pm
Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro sat down with a group of Cheltenham High School student equity ambassadors to talk about everything from mental health issues and school funding to gun violence and for-profit prisons. Read more here.
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Christopher Spencer
Philadelphia Police Department
Mike DeNardo
December 23, 2019 - 11:50 am
A preliminary hearing is scheduled next week for a former William Penn Charter School camp counselor and tennis coach who is now facing sex charges. Read more here.
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Michael Dolan.
Montgomery County Office of the District Attorney
Jim Melwert
December 20, 2019 - 3:46 pm
A former high school swim coach who served jail time for soliciting one of his swimmers is now charged with possessing child pornography. Read more here.
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Sheriff Gilbert Wilson presents Kenney Smith with honorary coins for bravery.
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Paul Kurtz
December 12, 2019 - 5:13 pm
Camden High School senior Kenny Smith was playing in a football game in November, when suddenly a staccato of gunfire rang out. In an act of selflessness, he helped a young girl take cover until the shooting stopped. Now, he’s being recognized by his city for his bravery. Read more here.
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Waukesha South High School students
Rick Wood/Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel via AP
AP News
December 02, 2019 - 2:06 pm
A student is in custody after exchanging gunfire with a school resource officer Monday morning at a suburban Milwaukee high school, the school district said. Read the latest here.
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Marc Goldstein, who refurbishes and donates computers to students through the nonprofit ComputerSmiles.
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Mike DeNardo
December 01, 2019 - 4:30 am
Marc Goldstein’s computer hobby has led to a pretty thrifty nonprofit for students in need. Read more here.
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Kiran Khurana's squash teammates
Courtesy of Sheryl Bartos
Jim Melwert
November 28, 2019 - 4:30 am
The Kiran Cup is a squash tournament in honor of Harriton High grad Kiran Khurana, who died in a plane crash in August with her parents. Read more here.
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Micah Tennant
Tennant family via GoFundMe
KYW Staff
November 20, 2019 - 3:10 pm
The 10-year-old boy who was shot during a high school football playoff game in South Jersey Friday night has died. Read the latest here.
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