Cherri Gregg

(From left to right) Jeff Glass of Boyd's, Faatinah Gamble, Algernon Wilde, Nahmir Glenn and Kenny Gamble at Boyd's of Philadelphia. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Philadelphia Fashion Show Raises Money For Youth Etiquette And Mentorship Programs

Mega producer Kenny Gamble and his wife, Faatimah, are holding a swanky fundraiser.

11/30/2014

A rally in no Philadelphia the day after the Grand Jury decision was announced. (Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Local Experts Discuss Picking Up The Pieces After Ferguson Riots

The focus is slowly shifting from protests to next steps in the process.

11/28/2014

U.S. Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson (Credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Special Protections Provided For Immigrants From Countries Hit Hard By Ebola

A new initiative to give temporary protection to West African immigrants affected by Ebola has gone under the radar.

11/28/2014

Seth Williams (FILE PHOTO credit: Mike DeNardo)

Philadelphia DA Issues Annual List Of Holiday Shopping Safety Reminders

Philadelphia’s district attorney has issued his annual warning for the official kick off of the holiday shopping season.

11/27/2014

(Hopeful recipients line up outside a Price Rite supermarket in Camden, NJ.  The store and prizefighter Bernard Hopkins donated 500 turkeys to be given away.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

In Camden, NJ, Hometown Supermarket and Local Sports Hero Give Away Turkeys

Boxing legend and light-heavyweight champ Bernard Hopkins partnered with Price Rite to give away 500 turkeys for the holiday.

11/24/2014

(Artist's rendering of the new Philadelphia Family Court building, at 15th and Arch Streets.  Image provided)

Children Strip-Searched At New Philadelphia Family Courthouse

Sources say the searches occurred individually and in small groups, and that the juveniles were asked to remove all their clothes, to squat, and to cough.

11/21/2014

American Foundation for Suicide Prevention board member Shelly Leaphart-Williams (Credit: AFSP)

Local Events Highlight Day For Suicide Survivors To Remember

Saturday is International Survivors of Suicide Day, which will feature local events focusing on how to how to prevent.

11/21/2014

File photo of President Obama.  (Credit: Saul Loeb-Pool/Getty Images)

Philadelphia Immigrant Community Awaits President’s Immigration Reform Decision

The Philadelphia immigrant community will be watching and waiting in anticipation of President Obama’s decision.

11/20/2014

(A house on West Chew Street, in West Oak Lane, where building materials are being salvaged by Philadelphia Community Corps.  Photo by Cherri Gregg)

Building Up By Tearing Down: Fighting Blight, Unemployment in Philadelphia

The fledgling agency puts former prison inmates to work, removing wood flooring, cabinets, and other fixtures for possible sale or reuse.

11/19/2014

(A peaceful protest on November 17th in Clayton, Mo.    Photo by Michael B. Thomas/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Philadelphia Rally Set To Respond to Grand Jury Findings in Ferguson, Mo. Shooting

The rallies, dozens across the country, are being organized on social media.

11/18/2014

(credit: Cherri Gregg)

Papal Visit Marks Exciting Time For Many Local Parishes

News that Pope Francis will visit Philadelphia next year is sparking excitement within Catholic parishes across the city.

11/18/2014

(credit: Cheney University)

School District Of Philadelphia Hosts Fair To Promote Historically Black Colleges

Hundreds of area students will flock to the School District of Philadelphia Wednesday for the regions only information fair for historically Black colleges and universities.

11/18/2014

Reginald Allen (L) & Scott Cronin (credit: Cherri Gregg)

Homeless Man Uses Philadelphia Marathon To Help Lift His Life

The GORE-TEX Philadelphia Marathon is this coming weekend, and 42-year-old Reginald Allen is using it to help put his past under his feet.

11/17/2014

(Credit: Michelle Durham)

Local Rockstar Is This Year’s Marian Anderson Awards Honoree, But Young Artist May Steal The Show

Famed rocker and philanthropist Jon Bon Jovi is this year’s Marion Awards honoree and the awards dinner and celebration concert is Tuesday.

11/15/2014

The tour begins at the National Constitution Center. (credit: Cherri Gregg/KYW)

New Americans Tour Launches In Philadelphia

Answers to more than 60 of the 100 questions on the U.S. citizenship test can be found right here in Philadelphia.

11/14/2014

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