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La Salle Professor Offers Advice On How To Handle Valentine’s Day After A Break Up

Gary R’Nel spoke with Dr. Lane Neubauer, Associate Dean of Students in the Counseling and Health Services Department at La Salle University, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about Valentine’s Day and the current state of relationships in America.

02/16/2015

(Montgomery County DA Risa Ferman, in file photo by Brad Segall)

Montgomery Co. DA: We Were Completely Ignored By Gov. Wolf On The Death Penalty

Montgomery County District Attorney Risa Ferman talked with WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about the lack of communication that occurred before Governor Tom Wolf imposed a moratorium on the death penalty in Pennsylvania.

02/16/2015

(Reggie Shuford.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: Reggie Shuford

Reggie Shuford has run the ACLU of Pennsylvania since 2011, during which time it challenged both the voter ID law and the same-sex marriage ban in the state.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/16/2015

(credit: Philadelphia Museum of Art)

‘Represent: 200 Years Of African American Art’

John Vick, Project Assistant Curator at the Philadelphia Museum of Art and the Organizing Curator of “Represent, 200 Years of African American Art”, currently on display, gives a brief preview.

02/14/2015

(Mayor Michael Nutter, surrounded by Democratic Party and convention officials, discusses the 2016 convention.  Photo by Steve Tawa)

La Salle Professor Talks About Financial Benefits Of Hosting 2016 DNC

Gary R’Nel spoke with Dr. Michael Smith, an Associate Professor of Communications from La Salle University, on Talk Radio 1210 WPHT about Philadelphia being chosen to host the 2016 Democratic National Convention.

02/13/2015

(Carvin Haggins, at his home studio in South Jersey.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: Carvin Haggins

Haggins, an accomplished music producer, says he got tired of hearing lyrics in black music that centered on sex, drugs, and violence.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/13/2015

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Pa. Speaker Turzai Expects $35M Philadelphia Charter School Donation To Be Accepted

The Speaker of the House of Pennsylvania, Mike Turzai(R-Allegheny) talked with WPHT midday host Dom Giordano about the proposed $35 million donation by Philadelphia School Partnership (PSP) to assist in increasing the number of charter schools in Philadelphia.

02/12/2015

US-CRIME-SHOOTING

Head Of Muslim Group: ‘If North Carolina Killer Describes Himself As An Atheist, Are We To Demand All Atheists Apologize For Him Like Muslims Have Had To Do?’

Three American-Muslim students were killed in Chapel Hill, North Carolina on Tuesday evening. The killings inspired uproar over night with the Twitter campaign of #MuslimLivesMatter by those that felt that they were killed because of their religion.

02/12/2015

US President Barack Obama addresses the House Democratic Caucus retreat on January 29, 2015 in Philadelphia.    AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM        (Photo credit NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Sen. Toomey: American Boots On The Ground Necessary To Beat ISIS

“If we’re going to be successful in this, it’s going to take some American presence to even make a ground force effective. We’ve got to demonstrate a commitment to see this through, to win, or I don’t think that we sign up any of those guys to participate in a big way,” Toomey said.

02/12/2015

(Ben Puchowitz, of Bing Bing Dim Sum.  Photo provided)

What’s Cooking on 1060: Bonchon, Bing Bing, and… Rita!

Two different takes on Asian cuisine are getting ready to open in Philadelphia. And an old favorite is coming back to its center city location.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

(Dr. John Alston.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: John Alston

Twenty years ago, Dr. John Alston started the Chester Children’s Chorus with seven boys and a dream.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

2014 celebration in Chinatown (Credit: PCDC)

Hear Philly: Dancing, Parades and Food Ring In The Chinese New Year In Philadelphia

By Andrew Kramer PHILADELPHIA (CBS) – It’s going to be one big party in Philadelphia’s Chinatown neighborhood the second half of the month. The reason: to celebrate the Chinese New Year, which is February 19th. […]

02/11/2015

(File photo:  Steven Vitoria, left, vies with Alex Sandro during a Portuguese league match in 2013.  Photo by Miguel Riopa/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Philly Soccer Show: Steven Vitoria A Building Block in Union’s 2015 Plans

The Philadelphia Union preseason is in full swing, and the KYW Philly Soccer Show catches you up on the latest information!

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/11/2015

(Dr. Jillian Lucas Baker.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Gamechanger: Jillian Lucas Baker

Dr. Jillian Lucas Baker (front row, right) is working to cut the infection rate of HIV and AIDS.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/11/2015

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