Pennsylvania Convention Center

Dan Wing
October 02, 2018 - 6:57 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — With President Donald Trump coming to town this afternoon to speak at the National Electrical Contractor's Association trade show, getting around town could be a bit of a mess at times. Drivers can expect road closures to stretch from the airport into Center City...
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Philadelphia School District Superintendent William Hite
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Mike DeNardo
September 22, 2018 - 10:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The school year has barely begun, but the School District of Philadelphia is already asking parents and students to start planning for next year. Students looking to change schools in the fall of 2019 can start the process now, with a six-week selection process open...
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Serena Williams (USA) in action during her match against Angelique Kerber (GER) on day 12 at All England Lawn and Croquet Club.
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Melony Roy
August 21, 2018 - 11:47 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Tennis champ Serena Williams has been added to the lineup of Pennsylvania Conference for Women . Williams joins human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and comedian Maysoon Zayid to headline the sold-out event. "We could not be more thrilled to have added Serena Williams to...
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Mayor Jim Kenney stands at the podium as Chinese attendees look on and Kenney shakes hands with Heyi Song, chief editor of Chinese Media Group
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Pat Loeb
August 20, 2018 - 1:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — U.S.-China relations may be strained over tariffs, but Philadelphia-China relations are good and getting better. The city co-sponsored a forum at the Pennsylvania Convention Center with Chinese officials on Monday. The forum focused on their shared interest in...
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Silvano DiGenova
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Mike DeNardo
August 13, 2018 - 8:05 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Coin collectors — and those curious about cash — converge at the Pennsylvania Convention Center Tuesday for the start of what's known as the World's Fair of Money . About $1 billion worth of rare coins and currency are on display during the event, according to Donn...
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Wawa Welcome America Concert Parkway
Wawa Welcome America
Lauren Lipton
June 24, 2018 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- One of the many events during this year's Wawa Welcome America celebration happens this Saturday, June 30, and it's something new. "This year, we are very excited because at the Pennsylvania Convention Center we are going to have a community festival, and so anyone...
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Mom and Newborn Baby
Hadas Kuznits
June 08, 2018 - 9:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- New parents can learn all the need to know about parenting through their baby's early years at a convention coming to Philadelphia next month. MommyCon is coming to the Pennsylvania Convention Center July 27 and 28. "And what that means is we produce an event that...
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3/29/2018 - File photo dated 22/6/2015 of human rights lawyer Amal Clooney who will represent two journalists detained in Burma.
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April 18, 2018 - 1:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Bad news for those who haven't scooped up tickets to this year's Pennsylvania Conference for Women. The organization tweeted Wednesday that all of this year's tickets have been sold out, but those interested can still sign up for the waitlist. Registration opens...
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April 04, 2018 - 4:43 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia police say several people were injured at the Pennsylvania Convention Center when an escalator malfunctioned. It happened just after 1:30 p.m. Wednesday. Authorities say seven people suffered minor injuries when an up escalator suddenly reversed...
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