Mike Dougherty

Mike DoughertyMike is a general assignment reporter and editor for KYW Newsradio 1060.

His career at 1060 began as a desk assistant in January ’07. A short nine months later, he was promoted to AM Drive writer while still studying broadcast journalism at Temple University.

He currently resides in South Jersey.

Mike is always looking for a good story idea. If you have one, please send it to dougherty@kyw.com or Twitter @MicDougherty

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Eagles Fans Heartbroken After Loss To Redskins

The Eagles playoff hopes are hanging by a thread, leaving fans disappointed to say the least.

3 hours ago

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Hundreds Gather For Rally To Support Police In Northeast Philadelphia

Hundreds of people turned out for a rally to support police in Northeast Philadelphia Friday night.

12/19/2014

This spot at 29th and Girard will soon be a pizza place. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

New Brewerytown Pizza Place Possible Sign Of Things To Come In Area

This portion of Brewerytown has seen better days, but now it’s in a state of transition.

12/18/2014

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Art Meets Animal Adoption At New PAWS Facility In Northeast Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society cut the ribbon on their new facility in Northeast Philadelphia today, and did so in grand fashion as dozens turned out to see the beautiful mural painted on the building’s exterior walls.

12/14/2014

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Camden School Officials Encouraged By Higher Graduation Rate

The graduation rate in Camden, New Jersey jumped six percent last year, and the school superintendent is optimistic about the future.

12/11/2014

(Officer Gabrielle Camacho reads to a kindergarten student at Bonsall Elementary School, in Camden, NJ.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Camden County Police Offer Reading Mentorship To City’s Littlest Residents

Officer Gabrielle Camacho said she looks forward to her 30 minutes with the students each week.

12/10/2014

A parking kiosk in Center City. (Credit: John McDevitt)

PPA Relaxes Kiosk Enforcement Sunday Due To Technical Problem

The Philadelphia Parking Authority relaxed enforcement on Sunday because of an technical problem that was preventing kiosks from accepting credit card payments.

12/07/2014

(Members of the Holy Spirit Adoration Sisters, which is celebrating its 100th anniversary in Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Cloistered Order of ‘Pink Sisters,’ Based in Fairmount, Mark 100 Years in Philadelphia

“Our first sisters came from our mother house in Steyl, Holland, so the occasion we’re actually celebrating is the anniversary of their arrival,” says Sister Mary Caritas (center).

12/05/2014

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Current, Former Sirius XM Customers Might Be In Line For Payout

Sirius is paying $3.8-million to 46 states, as well as paying restitution to eligible customers for misleading advertising and shoddy billing practices.

12/05/2014

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Hearing Postponed in Margate, NJ Proposed Oceanfront Dunes Dispute

The City of Margate, NJ, is continuing its legal battle against the State of New Jersey and the US Army Corps of Engineers, trying to block construction of a proposed dune system.

12/04/2014

Amanda and her son Johnny, 5, trying out the new way to meet Santa at the Cherry Hill Mall. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Cherry Hill Mall Offers First Of Its Kind Experience To Meet Santa

There’s a new, interactive way to meet Santa at the Cherry Hill Mall.

11/29/2014

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Hundreds Take Part In Annual Turkey Trot To Help Families In Need

The 22nd annual Turkey Trot stepped off in Chestnut Hill Thursday morning. It’s a five-mile run to raise money to feed families in need.

11/27/2014

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SEPTA Urging Riders To Put Safety First As Holiday Travel Season Approaches

SEPTA spokeswoman Jerri Williams says passengers should wait until they take a seat before checking their texts and emails.

11/23/2014

A SEPTA train.  (Credit: Jay Lloyd)

New Exhibit At 3 SEPTA Stations Provides Glimpse Into The Dreams Of Children Around The World

“Dreams in Transit” shows off the artwork of students in grades K-12. Each one is a small flag with the dreams of that child.

11/23/2014

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NFL Concussion Court Hearing In Philadelphia

A federal judge Wednesday listened to opponents of a settlement between the NFL and the players association that would provide compensation and medical care for those who suffer from cognitive disorders resulting from head injuries.

11/19/2014

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