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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 or Twitter @MicDougherty

Goodbye Gallery, Hello Fashion Outlets Of Philadelphia

This is the next step in reviving one of the neighborhoods lagging behind the times in Center City.


Scott Franzke: Baseball Lost ‘Great Young Talent’ With Tragic Death Of Jose Fernandez

Franzke says Jose Fernandez had rare talent, but he was also an All-Star off the field.


Philadelphia Federal Reserve Hosts Conference To Improve Local Economies

Leaders from around the country are in the city to discuss ways to get more Americans working.


Fallen Philadelphia Officer Honored With Hero Plaque Dedication

A plaque was unveiled at a ceremony Wednesday, celebrating the life of a fallen Philadelphia police officer Walter DeWitt III, who died in June 2015 after complications from an injury he suffered on duty.


Please Touch Museum Hosts First Ever ‘Kids Health Fest’

The Please Touch Museum opened its doors today and reduced admission fees for the first ever Kids Health Fest.


Pastor’s Wife Shoots Armed Robber In Northeast Philadelphia

The suspect pointed a rifle at the pastor and demanded money.


South Jersey Golf Clinic Helps Rehab Veteran Amputees

The Next Step clinic was created to help introduce veteran amputees to the game and assist in their rehab.


Police: Man Fatally Shot In Front Of Family In Kensington

Police say the victim was just steps away from his front door on Howard Street when a gunman approached and pulled the trigger.


Travis Manion 9/11 Heroes Run Held At Please Touch Museum

This is one of 50 Heroes Runs around the world to benefit the Travis Manion Foundation.


Police: 3 People Shot While Riding Bikes In Hunting Park

Three people were shot while riding their bikes early this morning in the Hunting Park section of the city.


Police Chase In Kensington Ends With Officers Ramming Into Stolen SUV

A stolen vehicle, shots fired, and a woman hospitalized last night after a police chase in Kensington.


Office Renaming Shows Philadelphia’s Commitment To Adult Education

The Mayor’s Commission on Literacy is now the Office of Adult Education.


Anti-Trump Protesters Rally Outside Of Philadelphia Union League

Republican Presidential candidate Donald Trump is back in Philadelphia today to address several issues in front of invited guests only.


AAA Urges Drivers To Be Careful Around School Bus Stops

Every driver knows it’s the law, as well as common sense, to stop when a school bus is loading or unloading students. Yet every year students are hit by cars.


The Eagles Hand Off Major Donation To Autism Research

The fight against autism is a personal one for Jeffrey Lurie, who has a family member on the spectrum.


Trump To Stop In Phila. In Attempt To Gain African-American Voters’ Support

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump makes a campaign stop in Philadelphia today.


Attendance Up, Encouraged At Philadelphia Schools

“It’s very hard to teach children to read and to do math if they’re not present,” says Superintendent William Hite.


Philadelphia Soul Celebrates Championship With Rally At City Hall

The Philadelphia Soul, fresh off an Arena Bowl Championship, celebrated with their fans in Center City on Wednesday.


PSCPA Celebrates National Dog Day With Discounted Adoption Fees

Ben and Jerry stepped out of the shelter and into the spotlight this morning.


First Phase Of Major Demolition Project In Camden Nears Completion

The first phase of a massive demolition project in the city of Camden is nearly complete, and officials there say it’s just the beginning.


How Including Special Ed Students In Class Can Raise Bar For All

Teachers, parents and advocates for improved special education attended a conference Wednesday.


Long Standing Traffic Law Is Updated In PA

The change takes effect September 19th…


Backpack Giveaway Helps Families Get Jump Start On Back-To-School Shopping

Classes resume in just a couple of weeks, and students and parents are getting into the back to school spirit.


Soap Stars In Philly During Open Casting Call For The Young And The Restless

Steve Burton and Doug Davidson from The Young and the Restless are in Philadelphia during an open casting call for the soap.


Khaki Shorts For Men In Workplace? The Debate Is Heating Up

July was the hottest month on Earth in recorded history, and August is pumping out one 90-plus degree day after another. But as temperatures change, dress codes do not.


Philly-Based Sports Psychologist Helps Keep U.S. Women’s Field Hockey Team Focused

The U.S. Women’s Field Hockey team continues its march toward an Olympic gold medal tonight in Rio with a game against Great Britain. A sports psychologist from Philadelphia is helping keep their minds sharp.


Don’t Bug Out! Philly Museum Crawling With Insects This Weekend

Atlas Beetles, Tarantula Hawk Wasps and hundreds of other insects will be at the Academy of Natural Sciences.


Authorities Break Up Massive Auto Theft Ring In Philadelphia

Thirty-two people have been charged in what Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams called a massive auto theft operation.


‘Out Of The Darkness’ Walk Aims To Raise Suicide Awareness

A walk in South Jersey aims to raise suicide awareness while also helping people cope with loss.


2 Arrested After Video Of NE Philly Wawa Brawl Goes Viral

Two people have been arrested and face a number of charges related to a brawl inside of a Wawa in Northeast Philadelphia.




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