Police Athletic League

Bucks County Playhouse
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John McDevitt
July 25, 2019 - 6:06 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — When all was said and done , these cheerleaders definitely became dancing queens for the day. Professional performers from the cast of "Mamma Mia!" taught girls at a Police Athletic League (PAL) cheerleading camp in Port Richmond some moves from the Bucks County...
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Cops Helping Kids Day
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Paul Kurtz
April 26, 2019 - 5:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Police officers staked out in nearly two dozen office buildings Friday, but it was all for a good cause. Lunchtime passersby were easy pickings for the two cops from the Police Athletic League (PAL), who were raising money for their annual Cops Helping Kids Day...
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Justin Udo
March 16, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Some young women in need get a pre-prom extravaganza. The Police Athletic League of Philadelphia's annual Cozen Prom Boutique gave more than 200 girls a chance to pick from thousands of dresses and accessories -- for free. “Prom is big to girls, and we just want to...
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PAL Day participants take the oath of office
Pat Loeb/KYW Newsradio
Pat Loeb
February 13, 2019 - 3:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Philadelphia has a new mayor — just for the day. City Hall was taken over by teenagers participating in the Police Athletic League , or PAL, in which public officials mentor about 40 high school students. PAL students were "adopted" by an assigned senior-level...
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Philadelphia police athletic league center
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Andrew Kramer
March 30, 2018 - 11:13 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) - The newest Philadelphia Police Athletic League Center is now open, serving the Fishtown, Kensington and Olde Richmond sections of the city. "This is our return to the 26th district after about a 30 year hiatus," says PAL executive director Ted Qualli. Made possible...
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