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Grocery delivery
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Kimberly Adams
April 13, 2020 - 6:32 pm
Trying to get day-to-day essential items is a battle in itself amid the coronavirus crisis, especially for older people or vulnerable populations. So, two Moorestown moms took it upon themselves to go shopping for their neighbors. Read more here.
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Community chalk drawings
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Suzanne Monaghan
March 24, 2020 - 4:30 am
A neighborhood in Delaware County found a way to establish an open space for creativity and community — while still practicing social-distancing rules amid the coronavirus crisis. Read more here.
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Beloved crossing guard Arthur Culbreth
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John McDevitt
March 06, 2020 - 12:22 pm
Beloved crossing guard Arthur Culbreth has returned to his post in Overbrook after beating colon cancer, and he’s back to dancing and making people smile. Read more here.
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Arnett Woodall of West Phillie Produce
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Cherri Gregg
February 18, 2020 - 5:00 am
Arnett Woodall is changing the game by transforming his neighborhood. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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TreePhilly
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John McDevitt
September 27, 2019 - 3:56 pm
In an effort to increase the tree canopy in Philadelphia neighborhoods, the city is giving away trees at nearly two dozen giveaway events across the city this fall. Read more here.
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One week after the shootout in Nicetown-Tioga, neighbors are still trying to find some normalcy to their lives.
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Paul Kurtz
August 21, 2019 - 4:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One week after the shootout in Nicetown-Tioga, neighbors are still trying to find some normalcy to their lives. Anthony Fields was sitting on the porch greeting his neighbors on what appeared to be a quiet, normal weekday morning. But beneath the surface, there is a...
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Philadelphia-area police officers were playing around in front of the Philadelphia Art Museum to promote next Tuesday's National Night Out.
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Mike DeNardo
August 01, 2019 - 3:58 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia-area police officers were playing around in front of the Philadelphia Art Museum to promote National Night Out, which falls on Aug. 6. Police officers teamed up with citizens, shooting hoops and playing foosball to show the value of teamwork between a...
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Councilman Kenyatta Johnson with Urban League director Charlene Matlock Turner and workers and officials from Ready, Willing and Able.
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Pat Loeb
March 11, 2019 - 5:29 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia's Point Breeze community isn't waiting for Mayor Kenney's proposed street sweeping pilot. They already have their own program growing and Monday, they announced they're expanding it to get every street in the neighborhood. READ: Mayor Kenney offers...
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Dreamstime
Rasa Kaye
October 12, 2018 - 4:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two years ago, University of Pennsylvania campus Minister Dave Brindley was one guy with a grabber picking up wind-blown and carelessly tossed trash from his West Philly street. Today his “Litter? Not In Philly!” campaign has about 1,300 enrolled citizen trash picker-...
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