nostalgia

PATCO is giving facelifts this year to its three most-used stations.
Holli Stephens / KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
February 14, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The PATCO High Speed Line turns 50 years old Friday, and riders are getting its birthday present. For a few hours, PATCO will roll back fares during Friday's morning rush. "We are going to charge our customers the same fares that were charged 50 years ago." PATCO...
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Remember the zoo key at the Philadelphia Zoo? It' coming back.
Courtesy of The Philadelphia Zoo
John McDevitt
February 13, 2019 - 6:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Remember the Zoo Key at the Philadelphia Zoo? It's coming back. The Zoo Key program started at the Philadelphia Zoo in the early '60s and ended in the early 2000s. Guests would activate an educational recording with the animal-shaped key at a box in front of an...
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