Pennsylvania Convention Center

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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Philadelphia Auto Show
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Mike DeNardo
January 31, 2019 - 1:56 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — It's officially move-in day for the Philadelphia Auto Show, as cars, trucks and SUVs find their parking places on the floor of the Pennsylvania Convention Center. A worker slowly pulled a shiny red Lexus into the just the right spot at the Convention Center, where it...
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Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Chief of Shows & Events, Sam Lemheney
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Steve Tawa
January 16, 2019 - 1:11 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Coming up the first week in March, visitors to the Philadelphia Flower Show will be digging its theme: "Flower Power." Across 10 acres of show floor, Pennsylvania Horticultural Society Chief of Shows & Events, Sam Lemheney, promises an outta-sight, far-out display...
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Philly Home Show
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Hadas Kuznits
January 12, 2019 - 3:47 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philly Home Show is underway at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. The two-week-lonng event connects visitors with hundreds of local professionals who provide ideas and advice for designing or fixing up a home. Hadas Kuznits | KYW Newsradio Visitors to this year...
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A fancy brigades rehearses at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
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Kimberly Adams
January 01, 2019 - 1:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — While most mummers took the famous route down Broad Street, another show was on display indoors at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Sean Kennan was ready to lead his club's "Clans of Scotland" performance. "Very excited," Kennan said. "I'm a bagpiper in the Satin...
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The Mummers are preparing for it's New Year's Day parade along Broad Street. Two indoor shows called the Fancy Brigade Finale will also take place on Jan. 1, and Wednesday is move-in day at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.
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John McDevitt
December 26, 2018 - 3:44 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Mummers are preparing for its New Year's Day parade along Broad Street. Two indoor shows, called the Fancy Brigade Finale, will also take place on Jan. 1, and Wednesday is move-in day at the Pennsylvania Convention Center. Twelve Fancy Brigade clubs are trucking...
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NACA
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Justin Udo
November 30, 2018 - 8:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- There is a push to help more Philadelphians become first-time home owners. Neighborhood Assistance Corporation of America's home ownership event is a four step program aimed at turning low and moderate income people from home renters to owners. This weekend NACA is...
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Pennsylvania Conference for Women
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Melony Roy
October 12, 2018 - 6:38 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- International human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and tennis champion Serena Williams were in Philadelphia on Friday, headlining one of the largest gathering of women in the region. More than 11,000 women and a few men descended upon the Pennsylvania Convention Center...
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