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Michael Zaccagni and Gianna Grossman.
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Pat Loeb
January 11, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Kenney administration is taking applications for summer internships and candidates will be pleased to find the program features a new benefit. For the first time this year, the mayor's interns will be paid. The addition of payment to the program comes amidst the...
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Dreamstime
Lynne Adkins
September 11, 2018 - 8:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Sick of raking rotting leaves? You can blame the early leaf drop on Mother Nature. Some lawns are already so covered in leaves at such an alarming rate, it looks like the middle of autumn. Tim Block, director of botany at Morris Arboretum in Chestnut Hill, said it's...
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Crowds down the shore are known to start dwindling after Labor Day.
Andrew Kramer | KYW Newsradio
Andrew Kramer
September 03, 2018 - 8:42 pm
OCEAN CITY, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Crowds down the shore are known to start dwindling after Labor Day. But businesses by the beach may not be impacted as much as expected — at least not right now. Marty Saul, who owns Marty's Beach Wear, was quick to note that the summer season is still here. "The...
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Dreamstime
Andrew Kramer
September 03, 2018 - 3:03 pm
MARGATE, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — With the beginning of Labor Day comes the end of beach season for many down the shore, though that's not the case for everyone. Shannon Barley marked her final beach trip Monday in Margate. She's disappointed the summer season is at its end. "It's sad, but the beach...
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Photo Credit: Dennis Doucet via CNN
August 26, 2018 - 9:36 pm
By Amanda Jackson (CNN) -- Stargazers, get ready because Sunday night is the last time to see a full moon this summer. The August full moon, which reached it's fullest stage early Sunday morning, will again be visible Sunday night. For New York City observers, for instance, the best time to see it...
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The Camden City School District is providing free nutritious lunches to more than 2,000 kids over the summer.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 26, 2018 - 3:47 pm
CAMDEN, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — Hunger does not take a summer vacation. And for officials in Camden, they are working to make sure all the city's kids stay active and healthy over the summer. "A lot of students at the end of the school year, they don't have all of the meals that's offered to them...
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Dreamstime
July 21, 2018 - 10:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The steady rain is brining the potential for some dangerous situations for our listening area. Rains weren't too bad, but steady and with rates expected to intensify as we head towards sunrise that could bring with it some problems for our listening area as we hear...
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State Sen. Vincent Hughes highlights the Read to Succeed summer program, which takes place at a dozen locations across the city.
Justin Udo | KYW Newsradio
Justin Udo
July 10, 2018 - 3:37 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Officials are using the time off from school to help kids get ahead of the curve when they return. The Summer READS: Read to Succeed program is a free reading-centric summer camp used to continue academic achievements through the summer for first- through third-...
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Sunscreen
CNN
July 09, 2018 - 11:05 am
By Maritza Moulite, CNN (CNN) -- It's the middle of summer, and countless families are taking advantage of free time and warm weather to head out on vacation. Hawaii is a popular destination, with almost 800,000 visitors in May alone, according to state tourism data. The state recently banned two...
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Philadelphia Museum of Art
Dreamstime
Lynne Adkins
July 03, 2018 - 7:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — If you hate paying full price, two local art museums have a deal for you. The Barnes Foundation and the Philadelphia Museum of Art are offering a combination ticket this summer. For $40, you can visit both museums, which will save you a total of $10. Regular adult...
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