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Pennsylvania Game Commission falcons
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Pat Loeb
May 19, 2019 - 11:59 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mom and Dad falcon were none too pleased to see Arthur McMorris show up for his yearly invasion of their privacy. The Pennsylvania Game Commission falcon expert made his annual trip to Philadelphia City Hall last week to check on the family of falcons that have been...
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Dozens gathered at Philadelphia City Hall to protest the notion floating around Washington D.C. of privatizing the US Postal Service.
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Steve Tawa
April 15, 2019 - 5:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- On tax filing deadline day, postal workers gathered in front of Philadelphia City Hall to put out a "Not For Sale" sign. They're opposed to a notion floated in Washington by Trump administration officials to privatize the US Postal Service. The legislative director...
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The Mastery Charter School community rallies outside of Philadelphia City Hall
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Hadas Kuznits
April 04, 2019 - 12:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Mastery Charter School community is challenging lawmakers to address issues of neighborhood safety and quality in education. At a rally they organized Thursday morning in front of City Hall, parent Markida Ross said the school safety issue most important to her is...
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People opposed to a natural gas facility in Southwest Philadelphia protest at City Hall.
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Pat Loeb
March 28, 2019 - 1:00 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City council has put off a final vote on a controversial plan for a natural gas facility in Southwest Philadelphia, but opponents are pressing their case against it. They held a protest before Thursday's council session. PGW says the liquefied natural gas plant would...
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Kimberly Adams
February 24, 2019 - 4:50 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- He was local educator, athlete and best remembered as a civil rights activist who died fighting for change. Octavius V. Catto was remembered Sunday outside of City Hall. A gun salute then words of praise as more than 50 people stood in front of the 12 foot tall...
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Pat Loeb
December 12, 2018 - 8:27 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- More than a hundred Friends of the Philadelphia Free Library marched to the mayor's office, Wednesday, to demand more funding for libraries throughout the city. Anilda Davila is a retired teacher who spends a lot of time at the Lillian Marrero Library, in Kensington...
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Pat Loeb
November 26, 2018 - 1:40 pm
UPDATED: 2:52 p.m. ___ PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Power has been restored to City Hall after what was originally thought to be a fire in the basement. The lights went out and alarms went off at about 1 p.m., and the fire department showed up immediately afterward. Officials say, however, there...
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Hadas Kuznits
November 10, 2018 - 7:36 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- It might not yet be winter, but folks have started ice skating at City Hall. The Rothman Institute Ice Rink at City Hall has officially opened for the season and it had already attracted a lot of skaters on its first day. "It's making me feel like the season is...
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Kimberly Adams
October 20, 2018 - 6:46 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Hundreds got a taste of what the City of Brotherly Love has to offer at the annual Made in Philadelphia Fall Market, in Dilworth Park "Tastes like you're in heaven, they'll take to heaven," said Pam Thornton, owner of Poundcake Heaven. Her family recipe was selling...
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Hadas Kuznits
September 15, 2018 - 7:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Philadelphia's City Hall is the new temporary home to a statue calling for the end of gun violence in schools. Julia Spore, founder of the Philadelphia Students Demand Action event, was outside City Hall Saturday talking about the statue, "The Last Lockdown." "The...
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