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


LEGOLAND Discovery Center Coming To Philadelphia Area

“We open on April 6th. A 33,000 square foot attraction inside the Plymouth Meeting Mall.”

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MarySheila McDonald (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Uber, La Salle Launch Partnership To Help Students Get Around

Uber and La Salle University are teaming up to help students get to and from campus.

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Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

‘DeVos Doesn’t Intend To Tear Apart Public Education’: Toomey Defends His Support Of Education Secretary

In a town hall phone call with constituents this week, Toomey explained his reasons for voting to confirm one of the most polarizing cabinet picks, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos.


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SEPTA Considering New Express Bus Route

Plans are in the works to add a new express bus route along Roosevelt Boulevard.


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Officials Give Sneak Peek Of Philadelphia Flower Show

Excitement is building for the annual Philadelphia Flower Show, which is less than a month away from opening day.


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With Snow Expected, Recently Neglected Ice Melt Becomes Hot Item

With snow on the way, area residents are preparing their properties and local hardware stores are happy to help.


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Historic Philadelphia Building Under New Ownership

A long unoccupied historic building on Spring Garden Street in Philadelphia is vacant no longer.


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PSPCA Hopes ‘Super’ Promotion Helps Score Homes For Cats

The SPCA kicked off the Kitten Bowl on Saturday. It’s an effort to find forever homes for shelter cats.


Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Philly School Teacher Wants To ‘Buy’ Toomey’s Vote

A Philly-based art teacher and blogger is not happy about Senator Pat Toomey’s decision to vote in favor of Betsy DeVos.


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Mayor Kenney Impressed By Students At Vocational High School In NE Philly

From baking to building, students at Swenson Arts and Technology High School are set up for success as adults.


Pennsylvania Senator Bob Casey (L) and New Jersey Senator Corey Booker (R)(credit: Mike Dougherty)

2 Senators Visit Philly To Hear Concerns From LGBT Community; Speak Out Against Immigration Ban

U.S. Senators Bob Casey of Pennsylvania and Corey Booker of New Jersey visited a coffee shop in Center City Sunday to speak with members of the LGBT community about their concerns with President Trump.



Teen Boy Killed In ATV Accident In Bensalem, Another Critically Injured

Authorities say the two 13-year-old boys slammed into a car that was making a turn near Jason Drive.


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Philly Auto Show Kicks Off This Weekend At Pennsylvania Convention Center

The Auto Show opens to the public tomorrow morning.


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Police, SEPTA Prepare For GOP Retreat

Security is intensifying near the Loews Hotel in Center City Philadelphia ahead of the Republican Retreat.


Students pass along bags of gently-used shoes to load a nearby truck. (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Philly School Donates Shoes To Non-Profit

More than 6700 pairs of shoes have been gathered by students and staff at a school in Queen Village.



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