Cherri Gregg

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Airport Employees From Philly, DC Ask DOJ To Investigate One Of World’s Largest Airlines

Scores of employees who work for American Airlines and US Airways asked the DOJ to investigate claims of race discrimination and unsafe working conditions.

07/17/2015

(Aleida Garcia, visiting the Shrine of St. John Neumann, in Northern Liberties.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Support For Families of Victims, From One Who Knows

“I asked myself, are you going to fall apart and surrender to the chaos, or are you going to take a stand?” she recalls.

07/06/2015

( File photo by Syma Chowdhry)

Today Marks 50th Anniversary Of Nation’s First Public Demonstration For LGBT Rights That Took Place In Philadelphia

Today marks the 50th anniversary of the nation’s first public demonstration for LGBT rights. It took place right outside of Independence Hall.

07/04/2015

(Photo provided by the National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration Committee)

National LGBT 50th Anniversary Celebration Begins Today In Philadelphia

The LGBT civil rights movement began in Philadelphia 50 years ago this 4th of July — and to mark the milestone — the city is kicking off a national four day celebration.

07/02/2015

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Pa. Attorney General: Chain Of Nursing Homes Took Advantage Of The Elderly And Infirm

Pennsylvania’s attorney general announced legal action against a chain of nursing home companies that operates 36 facilities in the state. The company is accusing Kathleen Kane of using her office inappropriately.

07/01/2015

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Community Leaders Gather In Love Park To Celebrate Supreme Court Decision On Same Sex Marriage

Leaders in Philadelphia’s community rallied in Love Park Wednesday to celebrate the Supreme Court victory on marriage equality and to market the launch of a renewed effort for full equality.

07/01/2015

(Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Innovation Center For Business-Minded Veterans Unveiled in Center City

The goal is to help more veterans to innovate, says Todd Connor, founder and CEO of The Bunker, “whether it’s raising money, whether it’s getting pro bono services, (or) whether it’s creating a network to help them identify tech talent.”

06/29/2015

the ten inductees into the BME community at a ceremony at AAMP. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

BME Community Awards $100K To Philly ‘Community Builders’

Ten “community builders” from Philadelphia were awarded $100,000 in grants and inducted into a national network that celebrates Black male community leaders.

06/28/2015

Christina Kallas-Saritsoglou in the new HIV testing center. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Popular Philly Thrift Store Opening New HIV Testing Center

It’s National HIV Testing Day and today the popular Philly AIDS Thrift officially opens its HIV testing center.

06/27/2015

Ten people were wounded in a shooting in Knesington over the weekend. (Credit: Steve Patterson)

Local Agency Advises How To Keep Tensions Cool As Weather Heats Up

When the temperature rises, so too does the number of neighborhood disputes.

06/26/2015

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Protesters Deface Police Memorial In North Philly To Demand Justice For Brandon Tate-Brown

More than a dozen protesters rallied outside of the 35th Police District headquarters in North Philadelphia last week and used chalk to deface murals honoring fallen officers.

06/25/2015

(Haitians in Philadelphia march along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in solidarity for brethren facing deportation from the Dominican Republic.  File photo by Miss Talie, HPP, provided)

Haitians in US Rally For Countrymen Facing Deportation From Dominican Republic

“This is an international human rights violation,” said Florcy Morissett, a founding member of the Haitian Professionals of Philadelphia (HPP).

06/23/2015

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Grandparents, Grandkids Move Into West Chester Dorms For Bonding Experience

It’s all part of a three day experience called “Grandparents University.”

06/22/2015

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Local Religious Leaders Shocked, Saddened By Charleston Church Shooting

Local clergy reaction is pouring in, responding to the mass murder of nine people at a historic church in Charleston.

06/18/2015

Students are invited to join the orchestra from schools all across the city. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

Philadelphia’s All City Orchestra To Go On Its First Ever Tour Of Italy

Philadelphia’s All City Orchestra will head out this week for its first ever tour of Italy. They’re marking the occasion with a free concert Thursday night at the Kimmel Center.

06/18/2015

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