Stigall Show Log 3.12.12

Chris reviews all the political doings of the weekend and previews this week’s primaries with Jeff Roe and Michael Bronstein. He also discusses the premeire of the HBO film, Game Change, and the argument between New Jersey Governor Chris Chris and a law student who opposes the merger between Rutgers-Camden and Rowan.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–03/12/2012

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Drexel Hill Students ‘Skype’ With Marines In Afghanistan

Some elementary school kids in Delaware County got a glimpse of what it’s like to be a Marine in Afghanistan Thursday.


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Students In Drexel Hill ‘Skype’ With Soldiers Serving In Afghanistan

Students at St. Andrews School in Drexel Hill wanted to deliver a special Christmas message Wednesday to troops serving in Afghanistan, and as KYW Newsradio’s Michelle Durham reports, their presentation was unique and memorable.


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Soldier’s Arrest In Wilmington Murder Heightens Awareness For Troubled Vets

The murder of a Wilmington woman allegedly committed this week by a decorated Afghanistan war veteran is raising awareness about the need for families who see signs of trouble in returning loved ones to get them help.


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Pennsylvania Army National Guard Soldiers Return Home From Afghanistan

Family and friends waited one year to show their signs, their love and their appreciation for the Pennsylvania Army National Guard, 131st Transportation Company.


(Vice President Biden addresses a crowd in front of the Delaware County Courthouse.  Credit:  David Madden)

VP Biden Visits Media, Pa., For Veterans’ Day Ceremonies

Some 300 listened as Biden hailed those who served their country, particularly the two-million-plus young people who stepped up after America was attacked a decade ago.



Local Businesses Asked To Participate In Fundraiser To Support Marines Abroad

“And the money will all go towards our Merry Christmas mission where we send Christmas and Hanukkah to our Marines in Afghanistan. That’s a huge $500,000 mission,” organizer Patty Lewis said.


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Funeral Held For New Jersey Marine Killed In Afghanistan

A Marine helicopter pilot from southern New Jersey who was killed in combat in Afghanistan late last month has been laid to rest.


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Family Mourns Marine Who Served More Than His Country

Ken Iannelli heard a knock at his door Wednesday that changed his life forever.


First Lt. Ryan K. Iannelli, of Clarksboro, N.J., died Sept. 28 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan.

Marine From Gloucester County Killed In Afghanistan

A United States Marine from Gloucester County, New Jersey has been killed while serving his country in Afghanistan.


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Pa. State Police Personnel Who Served Abroad Honored In Harrisburg 9/11 Tribute

In one of the first ceremonies that will mark the tenth anniversary of 9-11, Pennsylvania State Police personnel who’ve served in the military over the past decade were honored during an event near Harrisburg.


(An informal color guard formed outside the Cathedral Basilica of Sts. Peter and Paul for the funeral of Petty Officer Michael Strange.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Final Farewell For Naval Officer From Philadelphia Killed In Afghanistan

A tearful farewell was said today for US Navy petty officer Michael Strange, who was killed in the line of duty earlier this month in Afghanistan.


SEAL Softball Memorial Game

Navy SEAL Michael Strange Killed In Afghanistan Honored At Softball Game In Fishtown

A memorial softball game was played in the Fishtown section of the city Friday night to honor Michael Strange, one of the Navy Seals killed when a helicopter was shot down in Afghanistan one week ago.


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N.J. Marine Killed In Combat In Afghanistan, 3rd Local Serviceman Killed This Week

A Marine from New Jersey has been killed while serving his country in Afghanistan. Cpl. Nicholas Ott is the third local serviceman that died in combat this week.


President Obama arrives at Dover A.F.B. aboard Marine One to honor fallen troops killed in Afghanistan. (credit: CBS)

President Obama Honors Fallen Troops At Dover Air Force Base

President Barack Obama flew on Marine One to Dover Air Force Base today to honor the U.S. forces killed over the weekend in Afghanistan.