LOVE Park

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Holli Stephens
August 09, 2019 - 6:30 am
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Philadelphians from all walks of life walk together as they call for end to the city's gun violence epidemic.
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Justin Udo
July 02, 2019 - 9:02 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphians from all walks of life walked together as they call for end to the city's gun violence epidemic. Cheick Diawara was born and raised in Southwest Philadelphia and during that time he's seen his fair share of gun violence with the latest incident...
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Philadelphia hosts the official kick off for Immigrant Heritage Month.
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Justin Udo
June 04, 2019 - 7:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia hosts the official kick off for Immigrant Heritage Month. From the discussions on Philadelphia's history as a sanctuary city to a seminar on refugees' rights, Karely Hernandez with FWD.us, who helped organize some of the events, says all the programs...
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Fred Rogers c. 1980
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Mike Dougherty
May 23, 2019 - 2:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's a beautiful day in the neighborhood, especially for Pennsylvanians honoring the late Fred Rogers. Gov. Tom Wolf announced earlier this month that May 23, the 143rd day of the year, will be known as "1-4-3 Day" — a tribute to Mister Rogers' favorite number. The...
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Andrew Kramer
April 27, 2019 - 11:21 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Game one of the Philadelphia 76ers’ second round playoff series in Toronto was a rough one to watch, the Sixers lost . However, 76ers fans in Center City still seemed to have a good time Saturday night during a special watch party at LOVE Park of all places. "It's...
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Kimberly Adams
March 24, 2019 - 8:49 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A second survivor of the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School shooting has died in an apparent suicide, according to reports from the Miami Herald. The February massacre sparked anti-gun rallies nationwide, and on Sunday a group gathered at LOVE Park to keep their...
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Pat Loeb
March 17, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia city officials, last week, unveiled the partial restoration of the LOVE Park visitors center, affectionately known as the Flying Saucer. "1..2..3, oh look at that, it's beautiful," said Philadelphia Parks & Recreation commissioner Kathryn Ott Lovell...
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Andrew Kramer
March 16, 2019 - 10:17 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - Not far from the iconic sculpture at LOVE Park, in Center City, over 100 people of all faiths and religions formed at tight circle. One little girl, who was right up front, held up a sign Saturday night that read "I am a proud Muslim-American." At one point during...
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The final piece of the lengthy LOVE Park renovation is making progress.
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Pat Loeb
March 06, 2019 - 3:34 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The final piece of the lengthy LOVE Park renovation is making progress. City Council has received a bill that would approve the contract for a restaurant inside the park's classic visitors center. The contract belongs to familiar names in the city's restaurant scene...
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