South Jersey

Kids Castle daycare and school
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Mike Dougherty
April 12, 2019 - 12:38 pm
BLACKWOOD, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Employees at a now-closed school and daycare center in South Jersey have hired an attorney to get back pay from the owner, who has filed for bankruptcy. There's a "For Sale" sign up at Kids Castle in Barrington, which closed abruptly last month. Alex Colella worked...
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Home in Ortley Beach, New Jersey caused by hurricane Sandy, which made landfall near Brigantine, New Jersey on October 30, 2012,
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Kim Glovas
April 08, 2019 - 12:41 pm
UPDATED: 2 p.m. MONMOUTH COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — It's been six years, and about 1,000 families are still out of their homes because of Superstorm Sandy. On Monday, however, New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy announced more funding to fuel the rebuilding process. "We have completed all the required...
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David Madden
April 07, 2019 - 4:00 am
MOUNT LAUREL, NJ (KYW Newsradio) — A South Jersey facility is hoping to raise awareness of a problem that affects about 30 percent of children with autism. They have problems communicating with others. Parents are just looking for a way to help their child. Many schools call in specialists who...
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Matt Vecere
Tim Jimenez
March 12, 2019 - 6:53 am
UPDATED 9:04 a.m. PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — One of the victims of the Ethiopia Airlines crash grew up at the Jersey Shore. READ: Ethiopian crash victims were aid workers, doctors, academics Matt Vecere was living in California, but home for him is Sea Isle City. He was one of the eight...
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David Madden
March 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
TRENTON, NJ (KYW Newsradio) -- Opponents of a natural gas pipeline through the South Jersey Pinelands are suggesting the idea might be dead, now that operators of a coal burning power plant are backing out of plans to convert to gas. But the gas company that wants the line appears to still be...
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February 24, 2019 - 7:22 pm
NEW JERSEY (KYW Newsradio) -- A South Jersey man has been arrested for human trafficking after one of his alleged victims was able to get away and told authorities. Thirty-six-year-old El Joshua, of Mays Landing, has been charged with multiple counts of human trafficking, criminal restraint and...
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His first love is boxing, but playing classical piano is a close second for 23-year-old lightweight Jeremy Cuevas.
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Paul Kurtz
February 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The newly restored Met in North Philadelphia returns to its 20th century boxing roots Saturday night . Nine fights are scheduled, and one will feature an up-and-coming lightweight from South Jersey who is also an accomplished musician. His first love is boxing, but...
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Andrew Kramer
February 11, 2019 - 5:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Two winter storms in less than 24 hours have forced road crews to work round-the-clock. It also prompted Gov. Phil Murphy on Monday to declare a state of emergency across all of New Jersey, effective at midnight through Tuesday. Gov. Murphy say conditions will be far...
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A football coach at a high school in South Jersey has been arrested. The Burlington County Prosecutors Office say he had sex with a student.
Burlington County Prosecutor's Office.
Andrew Kramer
February 07, 2019 - 7:06 pm
BURLINGTON COUNTY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — A football coach at a high school in South Jersey has been arrested. The Burlington County Prosecutors Office say he had sex with a student. Mark Kinney, 31, of Clementon, has been charged with sexual assault, endangering the welfare of a child and official...
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Romantic dinner
Ian Bush
February 06, 2019 - 1:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If the way to your heart is through your stomach, your partner doesn't have to look far to make Valentine's Day plans. OpenTable is out with its annual list of 100 most romantic restaurants in the country — and several are in the Philadelphia area. They include the...
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