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A teenager using his phone.
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Kristen Johanson
March 28, 2020 - 4:00 am
With more kids at home during the coronavirus crisis, the FBI is sounding the alarm to a potential increase in child predators online. Read more here.
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Arnett Woodall of West Phillie Produce
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Cherri Gregg
February 18, 2020 - 5:00 am
Arnett Woodall is changing the game by transforming his neighborhood. Read more about this KYW Newsradio Gamechanger here.
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The assistant manager of a South Philadelphia dollar store has posted a note on the door saying kids need to be accompanied by a parent or someone over 18.
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Kristen Johanson
February 17, 2020 - 4:55 pm
Philadelphia police have been beefing up patrols in and around Center City after a recent spike in retail thefts — much of which, they say, are being committed by teenagers. But one police commander came up with a new way to reduce crime while also giving the teens a safe space after school. Read...
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Sen. Bob Casey
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Kim Glovas
February 10, 2020 - 3:37 pm
Pennsylvania U.S. Sen. Bob Casey is proposing a plan that would benefit all of “America’s children,” by providing health care at birth, affordable child care and more. Read the details here.
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South Philly residents at a Town Watch organization meeting Tuesday evening at Donatucci Library
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Justin Udo
February 04, 2020 - 9:50 pm
Violent crimes in South Philadelphia are putting a lot of neighbors on edge, but neighbors are working to take action and stand up against them. Read more here.
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A child begins to climb a dresser
U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission
Hadas Kuznits
January 31, 2020 - 10:43 am
Ahead of this weekend's Super Bowl parties, the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission has launched a campaign to try to keep kids safe around TVs and furniture. Read more here.
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Cars on Roosevelt Boulevard.
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Justin Udo
January 13, 2020 - 3:07 pm
After years of political drama, Philadelphia is getting its first speed cameras, and they're going up in places that have seen quite a few fatal crashes over the years. Read more here.
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A cyclist.
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Pat Loeb
January 12, 2020 - 4:00 am
Philadelphia officials will revisit the issue of bike safety in Society Hill after cyclists protested the lack of a physical barrier between bike lanes and traffic at intersections in the neighborhood. Read more here.
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Laura H. Carnell Elementary School
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Mike Dougherty
January 11, 2020 - 10:51 am
Students will be in the classroom once again at two Philadelphia schools that were closed because of asbestos. Read more here.
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IKEA dresser lawsuit
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Andrew Kramer
January 06, 2020 - 7:23 pm
A Philadelphia law firm and IKEA have come to terms years after a toddler was fatally injured by a toppled dresser — and it’s believed to be the largest settlement amount ever in a child wrongful death suit. Read more here.
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