retirement

Chris Long
Mark Tenally/AP, file
May 19, 2019 - 7:52 am
PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Eagles defensive lineman Chris Long announced his retirement from football Saturday night, ending an 11-year NFL playing career that included winning two Super Bowl titles and the Walter Payton Man of the Year Award. Long posted his decision on Twitter, with a tweet that...
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Philadelphia police
Steve Tawa/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
May 17, 2019 - 3:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Al Vasso received the full red carpet treatment at Philadelphia Police headquarters, where he was welcomed by an honor guard and the Philadelphia Police and Fire Pipes and Drums, before he was wheeled up to the commissioner's office. Vasso, an 82-year-old retired...
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 Gov. Phil Murphy
Amy Newman/NorthJersey.com via USA Today Network
David Madden
March 28, 2019 - 1:49 pm
SADDLE BROOK, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy travelled to a senior center in Bergen County to sign legislation that will create a state-run retirement savings plan for private sector workers who don’t have one through their employer. It’ll take up to two years to get the Secure...
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The student-led Mercer County Climate Action Strike demonstrations on behalf of the Green New Deal on March 15 in downtown Princeton and Princeton University.
Bob Makin/Staff photo
Kim Glovas
March 26, 2019 - 12:52 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Green New Deal, a progressive economic stimulus proposal, has sparked a lot of conversation and controversy since its introduction in early February. But reaction from members of Congress in the Philadelphia region is mixed. Most say the Green New Deal is too wide...
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In this Oct. 6, 2018, file photo, Conor McGregor walks out of the arena after he was defeated by Khabib Nurmagomedov in a lightweight title mixed martial arts bout at UFC 229 in Las Vegas.
John Locher/AP Photo, File
March 26, 2019 - 2:57 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Superstar UFC fighter Conor McGregor has announced on social media that he is retiring from mixed martial arts. McGregor's verified Twitter account had a post early Tuesday that said the former featherweight and lightweight UFC champion was making a "quick announcement." The tweet...
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New York City skyline
Dreamstime
March 01, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Getaways don't get much bigger than this. After 57 years on the air in Philadelphia and surrounding suburbs — 52 of them with KYW Newsradio — this is goodbye. It's not sad. It's not glad. It just is. I'm off to new digs in the place where my life began and later...
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Jay Lloyd on assignment in Cadiz, Spain
Tony James
February 28, 2019 - 5:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — My entire adult life has been behind a microphone, both here and abroad — 52 of those years for KYW Newsradio. As I head off into full retirement, memorable news assignments come to mind that turned out to be the ultimate getaways. My coverage over the years included...
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Statue of Liberty
Jay Lloyd/KYW Newsradio
February 22, 2019 - 3:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — I once wrote, "You can't go back because back isn't there anymore." It was an observation on trying to re-live the past. Returning to places where I lived, worked and loved, I found my most vivid memories had vanished. But as most of my friends have found when trying...
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The School District of Philadelphia
Mike DeNardo | KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
November 02, 2018 - 9:45 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The School District of Philadelphia says it's making progress toward relieving a backlog of termination pay, owed to former employees. School district employees when they leave the district get paid for unused personal, vacation and sick days. But because of...
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Lancaster
Dreamstime
Rachel Kurland
October 10, 2018 - 1:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you're planning on retiring soon, the best place to be is apparently not very far from home. U.S. News & World Report has unveiled its list of the 2019 Best Places to Retire in the U.S., and Lancaster placed No. 1. The rankings are based on measurements of...
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