Rittenhouse Square

Rittenhouse Square flower bomb
Courtesy of Kerry Fabrizio
Hadas Kuznits
March 20, 2020 - 2:39 pm
Rittenhouse Square is filled with beautiful bouquets and flower arrangements, left unused after many wedding parties and other events were abruptly postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more here.
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Gas evacuations in Center City
Mike DeNardo/KYW Newsradio
Mike DeNardo
March 02, 2020 - 11:47 am
A natural gas-like odor prompted building evacuations in part of Center City Monday, and officials are still unsure of where the smell is coming from. Read the latest here.
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The Fairview
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Hadas Kuznits
January 17, 2020 - 1:31 pm
A popular Philly pub owner has opened two new restaurants this month: The Fairview and The Goat. Listen to the What’s Cooking podcast for more.
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Menorah in Old City.
Courtesy of Historic Philadelphia
Holli Stephens
December 20, 2019 - 4:00 am
It’s officially time for the Festival of Lights — and a few other light shows across town. For all the holiday festivities — and aggressively non-holiday festivities — check out The KYW To-Do List, your guide for all things to do in Philadelphia and the surrounding suburbs this weekend.
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Gritty, Swoop, Phang, Franklin, and the Phanatic unite in the latest Visit Philadelphia video.
Visit Philadelphia
Ian Bush
December 18, 2019 - 11:49 am
Holidays are a time for families to get together. For some, it's the first time in a long time everyone is under the same roof. That's the case for Philadelphia's family of professional sports mascots. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
December 16, 2019 - 7:42 pm
Attorneys for Michael White — the man acquitted in a fatal stabbing near Rittenhouse Square nearly two years ago — want to prohibit victim impact statements from being read at his sentencing next month. But prosecutors are fighting to allow the victim’s family to speak — and it won’t be an easy...
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Philadelphia police briefing
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
November 22, 2019 - 5:47 pm
City authorities are urging anyone who was in Rittenhouse Square Thursday night to contact them after a man was stabbed to death. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
November 19, 2019 - 1:49 pm
Michael White, the man acquitted in the Rittenhouse Square stabbing death of a real estate developer, was in court Tuesday morning, where prosecutors urged a judge to put him back behind bars before his sentencing next month. White has missed four court supervision appointments. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Kristen Johanson
November 07, 2019 - 2:52 pm
Lawyers for Michael White were in court Thursday explaining why their client hasn’t checked in with the court since trial, as directed. Read more here.
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Michael White walking out of court.
Kristen Johanson/KYW Newsradio
Cherri Gregg
November 01, 2019 - 4:00 am
Michael White, accompanied by his lawyer, spoke with KYW Newsradio in his first news interview since being acquitted acquitted of voluntary manslaughter in Sean Schellenger's death, for this weekend's episode of Flashpoint. Read more here.
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