Southwest Philly

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Pat Loeb
June 13, 2019 - 5:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — City Council Thursday gave final approval to a controversial plan for a liquefied natural gas plant in Southwest Philadelphia. Both critics and supporters turned out in force for the vote. On one side were environmentalists, including 16-year-old Sabirah Mahmud, who...
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Police in Southwest Philadelphia and a few partners started off the first weekend of the new year with, what they hope, is a creative solution to a big problem.
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Antionette Lee
January 06, 2019 - 2:19 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A recent report from the Philadelphia Health Department says that the opioid crisis and gun violence are slashing life expectancy in Philadelphia. Police in Southwest Philadelphia and a few partners started off the first weekend of the new year with, what they hope,...
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Dreamstime
December 30, 2018 - 2:04 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A man is recovering after his foot was severed by a passing train early Sunday morning near 58th and Woodland Avenue in Southwest Philadelphia. Officials say the 50-year-old was walking along the tracks around 2 a.m. and got his foot stuck in the tracks before an...
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