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Stoneleigh is a 42-acre property near the Villanova Law School.
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Jim Melwert
May 10, 2018 - 12:52 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An estate-turned-public garden in Villanova could be taken by Lower Merion School District as a site for a new middle school. That’s according to the group behind the garden, and the warning comes just days before its gates are opened to the public. Lower Merion...
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Senior attacker Christian Cuccinello
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Matt Leon
May 09, 2018 - 1:59 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — For the third time in program history and the first time since 2011, the Villanova University men's lacrosse team is headed to the NCAA Tournament. The Wildcats will match up with perennial power Duke in the first round on Saturday down in Durham, North Carolina. "...
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Villanova Wildcats guard Donte DiVincenzo cuts down the net after beating the Michigan Wolverines in the championship game of the 2018 men's Final Four at Alamodome.
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April 19, 2018 - 1:28 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - Villanova Wildcats redshirt sophomore guard Donte DiVincenzo will enter the NBA Draft process the team announced , but he'll be doing so without an agent. DiVincenzo was a standout star in the National Title Game, putting up 31 points in the Wildcat's victory over...
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File photo of Pope Francis
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Mark Abrams
April 12, 2018 - 10:20 pm
VILLANOVA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - A two-day international forum on the impact of the five-year papacy of Pope Francis begins Friday on the campus of Villanova University. Dr. Barbara Wall, Villanova's vice president for mission and ministry, is coordinating the conference. She says Pope Francis'...
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Villanova Parade
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April 05, 2018 - 1:32 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Nova Nation took over Center City Thursday to celebrate the Wildcats' NCAA National Championship. Big crowds lined both sides of Market Street to get a glimpse of the championship team. Smiling players tossed tee shirts to the fans and took turns holding the trophy...
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Villanova Fans
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Tim Jimenez
April 05, 2018 - 10:42 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Classes were canceled at Villanova University on Thursday because of the parade , so students went on a field trip of champions that started with a train ride to Philadelphia. Decked out in their blue and white, the students made the short walk from campus to the...
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2016 Villanova Parade
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Pat Loeb
April 03, 2018 - 1:12 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Two months after the Eagles Super Bowl parade, Philadelphia is getting ready to celebrate another local champion . This parade won't be quite as long or elaborate, but it should make Villanova fans happy. Fans will have five blocks of Center City in which to cheer...
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PECO Building
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John McDevitt
April 03, 2018 - 12:55 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Congratulatory messages for the NCAA champion Villanova Wildcats will be displayed in lights at PECO's headquarters building at 23rd and Market Streets, and during the championship parade. Since 1976, all sorts of messages have been flashed on PECO's crownlights...
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Villanova Wins National Championship
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April 03, 2018 - 11:16 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Philadelphia Eagles know a little something about winning a championship. And after Villanova followed the Birds' Super Bowl LII victory with a national title win Monday night over Michigan, the Eagles were quick to join the celebration and congratulate the...
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Villanova National Championship Gear
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Tim Jimenez
April 03, 2018 - 10:30 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- The Villanova Wildcats were set to land in Philadelphia late Tuesday afternoon with a celebration on campus to follow. Before the team arrived home, Nova Nation was looking to snatch up National Championship gear. When the Villanova Campus bookstore opened up a...
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