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Superintendent William Hite
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Mike DeNardo
October 10, 2019 - 4:45 pm
After nearly two weeks of waiting in limbo, Ben Franklin High School and Science Leadership Academy students officially have places to resume their studies. Read more here.
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Benjamin Franklin High School
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Mike DeNardo
October 09, 2019 - 10:56 am
A task force has recommended new temporary sites for students at Science Leadership Academy and Ben Franklin High, while asbestos work and construction are underway through December. Read more here.
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Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan
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Mark Abrams
January 23, 2019 - 4:22 pm
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan says a task force of officers from police departments, working with county detectives, helped take down 77 dealers who were selling heroin and opioids - some of which caused deaths - during the past two months in an...
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Christ the King Church on June 4, 2014, in University City, Mo.
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Steve Tawa
September 06, 2018 - 4:39 pm
TRENTON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — In response to the scathing allegations in Pennsylvania's grand jury report on Catholic priest abuse, New Jersey Attorney General Gurbir Grewal is forming a task force to investigate similar instances of sexual abuse and cover-ups. Grewal said the task force will be...
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Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale discusses the school safety report at a Monday press conference in the Pennsylvania Capitol.
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Tony Romeo
August 27, 2018 - 5:01 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale agrees with school students and employees alike: Access to mental health is a top priority in making schools safer. DePasquale commented on the matter as he discussed the findings of a task force on school safety he...
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student walkouts
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Molly Daly
June 27, 2018 - 8:16 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale held a phone news conference Wednesday to discuss the initial findings of the state's School Safety Task Force, created by Gov. Tom Wolf in the wake of the Parkland school shooting. About $60 million has been earmarked to...
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Pat Loeb
June 26, 2018 - 2:41 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Philadelphia task force has developed a plan for reducing evictions in the city, an occurrence officials say is at crisis levels. The plan takes the novel approach of considering landlords' struggles as well as tenants. The task force has been meeting since...
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Former City Controller Jonathan Saidel will co-chair mayor's Reconciliation Task Force.
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Mark Abrams
June 19, 2018 - 1:45 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Mayor Jim Kenney has formed a task force to oversee the city's efforts to account for tens of millions of dollars identified by a controller's audit as missing from its largest cash account. City Controller Rebecca Rhynhart identified the $33 million deficit in the...
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New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy
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David Madden
May 03, 2018 - 6:55 pm
EDISON, N.J. (KYW Newsradio) — New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy signed an executive order establishing a task force to look into how some workers are classified as independent contractors as a way to cut costs and get around labor laws. The move comes as the administration revealed the cost of its own...
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