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Mayor Jim Kenney
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Pat Loeb
May 27, 2020 - 4:07 pm
Mayor Jim Kenney fiercely defended his health commissioner Wednesday, after a bruising City Council budget hearing. When met with backlash from Council members over the commissioner’s pandemic response, Kenney said he is the most “dedicated to public health.” Read more here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 27, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney's revised budget continues to get battered by opponents of both the tax increases and service cuts it proposes. And City Council heard a disturbing projection at Tuesday's budget hearing. Read more here.
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Restaurant order
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Pat Loeb
May 26, 2020 - 3:58 pm
You can now order in-person at Philadelphia restaurants, Mayor Jim Kenney announced, but you still can’t dine inside. Read the latest here.
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Philadelphia City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
May 23, 2020 - 2:17 pm
Philadelphia City Council began hearings this week on Mayor Jim Kenney's budget, which was revised to address a $500 million shortfall in revenue. Read more here.
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Walk while wearing face masks
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Pat Loeb
May 22, 2020 - 3:22 pm
Philadelphia officials continue to report progress against COVID-19, but they don't want residents to get too comfortable just yet. Read the latest here.
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Peonies
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Holli Stephens
May 22, 2020 - 5:00 am
Memorial Day certainly looks different this year, but you can still enjoy it. Check out The KYW To-Do List for more things to do in Philadelphia at or around your home this weekend.
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Parks are closed due to coronavirus.
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Kristen Johanson
May 21, 2020 - 5:20 pm
Philadelphia continues a downward trend of new COVID-19 cases, but restrictions are likely to continue through the summer. Parks and Recreation is already tweaking its kids’ summer programming. Read more here.
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Photograph of Philadelphia City Council's budget hearing
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Mike DeNardo
May 20, 2020 - 1:54 pm
School District of Philadelphia leaders are asking City Council to maintain education funding, as it considers Mayor Jim Kenney's revised budget. Council President Darrell Clarke says not to expect a smooth ride. Read more here.
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Movie shoot
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Mark Abrams
May 20, 2020 - 4:00 am
The future of the Greater Philadelphia Film Office could be in jeopardy because the office that supports it has been eliminated in Mayor Jim Kenney’s proposed budget. Read more here.
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Restricted area.
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Pat Loeb
May 19, 2020 - 4:05 pm
Philadelphia will test its entire prison population for COVID-19, now that more test kits have become available. Read more here.
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