Mike Dougherty

Atlantic City Ospey
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Mike Dougherty
March 30, 2019 - 9:05 am
ATLANTIC CITY, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Ospreys have been nesting atop billboards along the Atlantic City Expressway, but that's about to change as three new perches have been built right on the bay. KYW's Mike Dougherty spoke with Steve Dougherty from the South Jersey Transportation Authority about...
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Cat Adoption
Mike Dougherty
March 10, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - - The Camden County Animal Shelter has a new name and a million dollar renovation. And the staff there hopes you'll come check it out. Homeward Bound Pet Adoption Center in Blackwood has more space to hold available cats and dogs. Executive director Vicki Rowland says...
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Computer Coding
Mike Dougherty
March 09, 2019 - 10:50 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Men have most of the jobs in the tech industry. But a women's group is working to change that by giving girls a chance to learn how to write computer code during a summer camp in Philadelphia. For seven weeks from June to August, high school sophomores and juniors...
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Opioids
Mike Dougherty
February 24, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Project HOPE in Camden, New Jersey is getting a $1.8 million grant to expand services for people battling opioid addiction. About 5,000 people a year rely on Project HOPE for various services, from primary care to addiction counseling. CEO Patricia DeShields says...
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Philadelphia police
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Rachel Kurland
February 13, 2019 - 5:14 pm
HAVERTOWN, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Haverford Township police have charged a 17-year-old as an adult for shooting a man in the face during a drug deal . Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun Copeland said the teen, James McCauley, has been charged with criminal attempted homicide, aggravated...
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Super Bowl Prop Bets
Mike Dougherty | KYW Newsradio
Mike Dougherty
February 02, 2019 - 10:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Billions of dollars will be wagered on the Super Bowl. Some of it will be legal. Gamblers at SugarHouse Casino have placed their bets in the new sportsbook. Most of the cash is on the Patriots. "About 90-percent of the money that was wagered on the point spread has...
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National Constitution Center
Dreamstime
Mike Dougherty
January 13, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Sensory-friendly Sundays are coming to the National Constitution Center. Programming is designed to be more accessible for people with intellectual disabilities and sensory processing disorders. Some of the regular programming at the Constitution Center will be...
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weather map
Mike Dougherty
January 12, 2019 - 9:03 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- As the partial government shutdown enters a record-setting 22nd day, hundreds of thousands of federal employees are still showing up to work without getting paid. Once agency that's affected is the National Weather Service. Typically, there are two or three...
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Camden City Hall
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Mike Dougherty
January 03, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Education is on the rise in Camden's schools. Graduation rates have finally climbed after teetering below 50 percent for many years. "We are up to 69 percent from 49 percent a few years ago," said Katrina McCombs , state-appointed acting superintendent of the Camden...
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Construction continues on the Camden waterfront.
Jim Walsh
Mike Dougherty
January 02, 2019 - 4:00 am
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — For some, the growing economy and burgeoning businesses have been a long time coming for the city of Camden. The city has reduced crime and improved graduation rates over the past five years. Business is improving the course for the city — one that was once considered...
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