Holidays

Santa visits patients at Cooper Hospital.
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Hadas Kuznits
December 20, 2019 - 4:09 pm
A special visitor is flown to a New Jersey hospital to help cheer up some of their youngest patients. Read more here.
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The holidays.
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Pat Loeb
December 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
You hear it a lot this time of year: The holidays are really difficult for some people. But Philadelphia's new director of faith-based affairs is doing something about it. Read more here.
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Dog licks Christmas ornament
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John McDevitt
December 19, 2019 - 4:00 am
A program where you can open your home and heart to shelter dogs or cats for the holidays makes a return. Read more here.
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Steve Harbaugh of Gloucester County has decorated his house to match "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation," complete with cousin Eddie and his RV.
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Andrew Kramer
December 16, 2019 - 4:30 am
Is "National Lampoon's Christmas Vacation" the best holiday movie of all time? If you answered yes to that, you may want to stop by Steve Harbaugh's home on Legends Court in Gloucester County, New Jersey. Read more here.
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Dogs Bruno and Clarisse, and cat Zach.
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Lauren Lipton
December 15, 2019 - 10:41 am
Pet stores have exploded in the area and they are all decked out for the holidays. Read more here.
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This week's panel includes Daddy University's Joel Austin, Tildie's Toybox owner Michelle Gillen-Doobrajh, and psychologist Rory Cohen.
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Flashpoint
December 15, 2019 - 8:55 am
This week on Flashpoint: Host and KYW Community Affairs reporter Cherri Gregg asks the burning questions about gender-neutral parenting. Read more here.
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Broken Christmas tree ornament.
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Lynne Adkins
December 15, 2019 - 4:30 am
It's called the most wonderful time of the year, but it's also the most stressful. Read more here.
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The Tows for Tots drivers, including Charles Norton, who organized the donation effort.
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Hadas Kuznits
December 14, 2019 - 2:10 pm
Area tow truck drivers showed their softer side, as over two dozen of them gathered to give back to kids in the community this holiday season. Read more here.
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Photo of cafeteria
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Pat Loeb
December 14, 2019 - 9:18 am
This year, winter break for Philadelphia public school students will be almost two weeks, so Philadephia Parks and Recreation is expanding holiday meal service at city recreational centers. Read more here.
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Visitors enjoy ice skating at Dilworth Park on Christmas Day.
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Holli Stephens
December 13, 2019 - 5:30 am
Regardless of the weather forecast this weekend, there will be ice. From hand-carved ice sculptures in Fishtown, to Christmas “spirits” being shared at an Old City bar crawl, and a pajama party in the park with Saint Nick, there’s all that and more to do in Philly this weekend. Read The KYW To-Do...
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