Pennsylvania Convention Center

Bernie Sanders
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AP News
September 18, 2019 - 9:51 am
The high-stakes fight for working-class voters moved to Pennsylvania as a slate of Democratic White House hopefuls vowed to use the power of the presidency to crack down on corporate America and strengthen organized labor. Read more here.
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Bernie Sanders, Amy Klobuchar, Joe Biden
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Mark Abrams
September 17, 2019 - 10:20 am
Seven Democratic presidential candidates plan to take the stage at the Pennsylvania Convention Center for a labor forum. Read more here.
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Trans Wellness Convention 2019
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Hadas Kuznits
July 26, 2019 - 6:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 19th annual Trans Wellness Conference is underway at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. For people like Dove, this conference is a place where they can present their true selves. "Most people are scared to be their authentic selves because of society's crazy...
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LAS VEGAS, NEVADA - JULY 02: Democratic presidential candidate U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) speaks during a community conversation at the East Las Vegas Community Center on July 2, 2019 in Las Vegas, Nevada.
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Dan Wing
July 14, 2019 - 9:08 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Four of the Democratic primary candidates were in Philadelphia late Saturday afternoon for the 2019 Netroots Nation Conference to further discuss their platforms and take questions from the crowd of thousands of progressive organizers gathered at the Pennsylvania...
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Norman Boch
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Pat Loeb
June 25, 2019 - 12:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With tourist and convention season about to kick into high gear, Philadelphia officials are re-starting the effort to reduce street homelessness and panhandling in public places. That includes expanding a new program that provides same-day work and pay . Norman Boch...
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Justin Udo
June 16, 2019 - 5:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — This weekend was about more than just dads, as thousands took time to also celebrate all things pop culture at Philadelphia's most popular comic convention Monsters, super heroes, villains and just about every cartoon character you can think of took over the...
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Cherri Gregg
April 14, 2019 - 1:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The 15th annual African American History & Culture Showcase is next weekend at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The free event draws thousands, and this year’s focus is on the 400th anniversary of when the first enslaved Africans were brought to America...
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School District of Philadelphia
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Steve Tawa
April 01, 2019 - 1:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — At a National School Boards Association conference at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, more than 7,000 educators from around the country are discussing best practices and cutting-edge strategies to help kids learn. As the Philadelphia School District and others...
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Local gardeners get some professional help brightening up their green thumbs as the Philadelphia Flower Show closes out its 190th year.
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Justin Udo
March 10, 2019 - 3:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Local gardeners get some professional help brightening up their green thumbs as the Philadelphia Flower Show closes out its 190th year. The bright colors and lively plants of the Philadelphia Flower Show are an annual reminder that winter will not be around much...
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Jonathan Rivard announces the Bloom Philly contest winners.
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Hadas Kuznits
February 28, 2019 - 2:03 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Bloom Philly contest winners were announced Thursday at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Jonathan Rivard was the emcee for the announcement, which happens annually just ahead of the Philadelphia Flower Show. "They have a contest asking local businesses to dress up...
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