safety

Photo in front of a voting place.
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Andrew Kramer
November 05, 2019 - 4:46 pm
State officials want to make sure you know your votes in today's local elections are safe.
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Trick-or-treaters walking up to a house.
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KYW Staff
October 31, 2019 - 3:10 pm
There is no doubt that Halloween is a major holiday on many people's calendars, especially for children who often love the opportunity to dress up and hunt for candy and other treats. Read more here.
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Close-up view of colorful candies in paper bag
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KYW Staff
October 26, 2019 - 3:09 pm
Police in South Jersey announced a shocking discovery after a Halloween event in South Jersey. Read more here.
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texting
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Suzanne Monaghan
October 12, 2019 - 6:00 am
Peer pressure can make it difficult for teens to get out of risky situations. But one simple word or phrase can give them an excuse to leave. Read more here.
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Netting at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia.
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Mike DeNardo
October 01, 2019 - 3:17 pm
The Phillies are extending the protective netting at Citizens Bank Park next season.
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Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline.
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KYW Staff
September 24, 2019 - 1:56 pm
The Chester County District Attorney's Office has issued a public notice against the owners of the Mariner East pipeline. Read more here.
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SEPTA Rail
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Mike DeNardo
September 23, 2019 - 4:00 am
Transit police across the country are marking Rail Safety Week by making sure drivers and walkers stay off the tracks, and a special enforcement effort is planned for Tuesday.
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On Friday, men will gather in West Philadelphia for a march aimed at engaging youth to stop the violence. The effort is in response to multiple shootings in recent weeks.
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Cherri Gregg
July 18, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — On Friday, men will gather in West Philadelphia for a march aimed at engaging youth to stop the violence. The effort is in response to several shootings in recent weeks. "All together there were 13 shots, shot at these kids," said Kayzar Abdul Kabir, founder of...
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Fireworks safety demonstration
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Mike DeNardo
July 03, 2019 - 1:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Some aerial fireworks are now legal in Pennsylvania — but that doesn't mean they're not dangerous. There are some common-sense rules for people who opt to fire off their own pyrotechnics. Pennsylvania State Fire Commissioner Bruce Trego advises that fireworks should...
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Jim Melwert
July 01, 2019 - 1:31 pm
ABINGTON, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — While certain fireworks are legal in Pennsylvania, that doesn’t mean they’re legal everywhere . Pennsylvania’s new fireworks law went into effect last year, allowing residents to buy and set off class-C — or consumer grade — fireworks like bottle rockets and...
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