Paul Kurtz

Loved ones lay flowers at the Living Flame Memorial at Franklin Square Park in Philadelphia.
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Paul Kurtz
May 02, 2018 - 6:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Fire Commissioner Adam Thiel had trouble maintaining his emotions as he remembered Fire Lt. Kenneth Greene Sr. and Lt. Matthew LeTourneau. "The days that we lost Kenny and Matt are days that I will never forget and they're days I'm still thinking about," he said...
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A veteran takes a swing during the First Swing golf clinic for amputees and people with disabilities.
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Paul Kurtz
April 26, 2018 - 3:31 pm
MARLTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Prosthetics were no hindrance for the more than two dozen determined veterans who met up at Indian Spring Country Club for the First Swing golf clinic. The Philadelphia VA Medical Center hosted the 10th annual event by the Eastern Amputee Golf Association for amputee...
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Philadelphia's rail park project
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Paul Kurtz
April 25, 2018 - 5:35 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The first phase of Philadelphia's Rail Park project is almost complete. The three-mile greenway intends to utilize old rail lines and transform them into a useable public space. Phase One covers a quarter of a mile on the east side of North Broad Street along Noble...
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Rebuilding Philadelphia Together volunteers in action.
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Paul Kurtz
April 06, 2018 - 4:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - In West Philadelphia, 20 low-income homeowners are getting much needed repairs this weekend, thanks to an organization that's been helping the needy for three decades. Brandon Newkirk is taking a weekend sabbatical from his studies at the Wharton School of Business to...
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Bonner-Prendergast High School senior Mary Jo Forsyth
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Paul Kurtz
April 04, 2018 - 2:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A college in Bryn Mawr has a new tradition of ambushing recruits worthy of scholarships with a Prize Patrol flair. Bonner-Prendergast High School senior Mary Jo Forsyth thought she was being called to the office for a meeting on Wednesday. To her immense surprise,...
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New Jersey State Police Exhibit
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Paul Kurtz
March 29, 2018 - 1:13 pm
EWING TOWNSHIP, NJ (KYW NEWSRADIO) — The 1980 graduating class of New Jersey State Police recruits was the first of its kind: all were women. Now an exhibit honoring their achievement has been placed on permanent display at the State Police Museum in Ewing Township. Memories came flooding back for...
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Villanova Merchandise
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Paul Kurtz
March 28, 2018 - 9:24 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW NEWSRADIO) — The campus bookstore at Villanova is doing big business these days as Wildcats fans snap up Final Four merchandise. Dana Palmisano window shopped as her friend Lexi Scheib combed through the racks. “I’m thinking of buying a jersey,” Scheib said. “I’m not buying...
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