Mike DeNardo

Citizens Bank Park
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Mike DeNardo
February 28, 2019 - 4:53 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Minutes after the news of Bryce Harper 13-year, $330 million contract broke, the Phillies ticket office was busier than a vendor on Dollar Dog Night. After months of back and forth, sources say the 26-year-old and the Phillies have finally reached a deal — possibly...
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SEPTA Prime Mover
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Mike DeNardo
February 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Heavy snow does more than make roads slippery. It can pile up on rail tracks. But SEPTA now has a new weapon to keep one of its lines moving. The Norristown High Speed Line is especially susceptible to drifting snow because its tracks are on higher ground in Delaware...
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Crews working to extinguish this fire on Woodhaven Rd ramps at the North 95 ramps
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February 08, 2019 - 10:41 am
UPDATED: 6:45 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Cross your fingers if you are hoping to the use the ramp from northbound I-95 to Woodhaven Road today. In a wild turn of events two separate accidents in two days left the same stretch of road along I-95 shutdown. READ: 2 injured in vehicle fire...
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Aloft Hotel
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Mike DeNardo
February 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There was no Papal visit or Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia last year. But Center City hotels still set another record for occupancy. Center City Philadelphia's hotels were just shy of 80 percent booked last year. It was the fifth consecutive year that...
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Philadelphia principals (L-R) Shakae Dupre-Campbell of Middle Years Alternative, Stephanie Andrewlevich of Mitchell Elementary, Joshua Levinson of Lankenau Environmental Science Magnet High School and Jason Lytle of Hartranft Elementary.
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Mike DeNardo
February 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- What's the secret to improving performance at Philadelphia schools? Some of the principals at schools that showed recent growth say it's no secret at all. Several schools made significant gains in the district's 1-100 rating called the School Progress Report. The SPR...
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Jennifer Arbittier Williams, first assistant U.S. Attorney, discusses the federal indictment at a press conference involving John Dougherty and Bobby Henon.
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January 30, 2019 - 8:45 am
UPDATED: 1 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Councilman Bobby Henon and longtime electricians union IBEW Local 98 official John Dougherty (known as "Johnny Doc") have been indicted. #BREAKING : unsealed indictment, charging Johnny Doc & councilman Bobby Henon, and other union...
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December 12, 2018 - 5:08 pm
Business leaders and influencers in the Philadelphia area are asked to join KYW Newsradio for an in-depth discussion on some of the most pressing issues facing the Philadelphia region and the nation in 2019. Our panel of KYW Newsradio subject matter experts will share their insights on what to...
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Classroom
Mike DeNardo
January 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's school board has approved a hefty contract with a nonprofit to coach teachers. The $17 million contract with the Children's Literacy Initiative would provide literacy coaches for kindergarten through fifth grade teachers. Several speakers at the board...
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The School District of Philadelphia
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Mike DeNardo
January 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The School District of Philadelphia is re-upping a marketing deal to recruit new teachers. The School Reform Commission last year hired Magnum Integrated Marketing for $490,000 to advertise for new teachers. At a meeting on Thursday, the new school board approved...
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