Philadelphia County

Governor Tom Wolf speaks about efforts to raise Pennsylvania’s minimum wage.
The Office of Governor Tom Wolf via Flickr
KYW Staff
May 22, 2020 - 4:01 pm
Gov. Tom Wolf “anticipates” that southeastern Pennsylvania counties currently in the “red” phase of his reopening plan — including the greater Philadelphia area — will move to the “yellow” phase on June 5, he announced on Friday. Read the latest here.
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Hepatitis A vaccine
Nikki Boliaux
Kim Glovas
May 21, 2019 - 1:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Monday, the Pennsylvania Department of Health announced an outbreak of hepatitis A in the state, with Philadelphia and Allegheny counties being hit the hardest. In response, the Philadelphia Department of Public Health released its own numbers. Doctor Steve Alles,...
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Secretary of Health Dr. Rachel Levine
Pennsylvania Department of Health
Kim Glovas
May 20, 2019 - 1:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Secretary of Health Rachel Levine has joined 22 in declaring a hepatitis A outbreak in Pennsylvania, with nearby counties being hit the hardest. Of the 171 cases reported among 36 counties this year, Levine said Philadelphia and Allegheny counties are...
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items taken in a strong of burglaries
Jim Melwert/KYW Newsradio
Jim Melwert
June 08, 2018 - 12:55 pm
LOWER MERION, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Two men accused of being the masterminds of 50 burglaries in Philadelphia, Montgomery and Delaware counties are under arrest. Leroy Boose, 57, of Willingboro, New Jersey, and Anthony McDaniels, 48, of Philadelphia are each charged with dozens of counts of...
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