Philadelphia mayor

KYW Newsradio Democratic mayoral debate
Alex Silverman/KYW Newsradio
May 10, 2019 - 9:31 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — KYW Newsradio hosted a live debate Thursday night featuring the two Democratic challengers to Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney in this month's primary election. Former Philadelphia City Controller Alan Butkovitz squared off with state Sen. Anthony Hardy Williams...
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Wilson Goode, Sr. in 2008
April Saul/Philadelphia Inquirer/MCT/Sipa USA
Cherri Gregg
September 19, 2018 - 6:53 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Council recently approved a resolution that would name a section of a West Philadelphia street after the city's first black mayor. But multiple groups plan to oppose the effort after 11 MOVE members, including five children, were killed after Philadelphia police...
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Carmella Rizzo (center) and her husband, former Philadelphia Mayor Frank Rizzo, met Queen Elizabeth during her visit to the city in 1976 during Bicentennial celebrations.
Courtesy of the Rizzo family
Steve Tawa
July 17, 2018 - 3:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Former Philadelphia Mayor Frank Rizzo's wife, Carmella, has died peacefully in her sleep in her Chestnut Hill home just 10 days shy of her 102nd birthday. "My wife, Debbie, and myself were at her side when she passed," said her son Frank, the former longtime city...
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