Mark Abrams

girl scouts
Dreamstime
Mark Abrams
February 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Girl Scouts are stepping up their game as they challenge troop members with a series of badges and experiences focused on science and technology. In all, the Girl Scouts are offering 30 new badges that are geared toward the age-appropriate, contemporary interests...
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David Madden
January 14, 2019 - 12:22 pm
UPDATED: 6:30 p.m. ___ LOGAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Outside a UPS warehouse in Logan Township, a gunman was shot and killed by police, after a report of an "active shooter" became a hostage and barricading incident. The two women that he held on the inside were OK, after SWAT officers...
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A SWAT vehicle arrives on the scene of a UPS facility in Logan Township following reports of an active shooter.
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Mark Abrams
January 14, 2019 - 9:48 am
UPDATED: 11:15 a.m. ___ LOGAN TOWNSHIP, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — The Gloucester County Prosecutor's Office has confirmed gunfire inside a UPS distribution center in Logan Township, New Jersey. Police are on site of what is being described as an active shooter scene inside the UPS Mail Innovations...
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March For Life
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Mark Abrams
January 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Hundreds of high school students from throughout the Archdiocese of Philadelphia are preparing to converge on Washington D.C. with thousands of others for the March for Life Rally on Friday, Jan. 18. Steven Bozza, director of the archdiocesan office for life and...
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Church Generic
Mark Abrams
January 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A nationally-recognized victim advocate says some of those who've been abused by Roman Catholic clerics are being shut out of newly-created compensation programs being set up by dioceses and archdioceses, including one established last month in Philadelphia. Marci...
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SEPTA regional rail
KYW Newsradio, file
Mark Abrams
January 06, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- SEPTA will require Norristown High Speed Line riders to begin using the SEPTA Key to pass through turnstiles beginning Monday morning. SEPTA's Andrew Busch says it's an expansion of the key card access that's already in effect across several of the transit agency's...
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Toy Drive
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Mark Abrams
December 02, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia-area lawyers are doing something special for their young clients and their families this holiday season. The Support Center for Child Advocates, which represents and helps get social services to abused and neglected children, is behind a major holiday...
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The Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission in Philadelphia has a new man at the helm.
Mark Abrams | KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
November 25, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission in Philadelphia has a new man at the helm. For the past eight years, the Rev. Jeremy Montgomery has worked with Habitat for Humanity in central New Jersey and Broward County in Florida. Now, he's back in the region for nearly three...
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Breakfast Mission
Mark Abrams | KYW Newsradio
Mark Abrams
November 21, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Sunday Breakfast Rescue Mission on Pearl Street in Philadelphia is doing its part to feed the homeless on this Thanksgiving holiday. Rev. Jeremy Montgomery, the new president and CEO of the mission, says they're expecting to serve some 500 people a traditional...
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Pottstown Home Invasion
Montgomery County District Attorney's Office
Mark Abrams
November 21, 2018 - 4:14 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Montgomery County District Attorney is asking the public for help in identifying two armed men caught on a home video security system inside a Pottstown home where a woman was found shot to death. District Attorney Kevin Steele is releasing images captured inside...
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