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Chesco Man Charged With 50 Counts of Child Porn Possession

Tredyffrin Township police arrested 34-year-old Max Lamping, of Abrams Court in Wayne, Pa., this morning.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/27/2015

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Local Non-Profit Aims To Collect One Million Pairs Of Shoes

If you plan to do some spring cleaning this weekend, there is a local charity that wants your old shoes.

03/27/2015

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Police in Delco and Philadelphia Swoop Down on Alleged Bank Fraud Gang

Marple Township police say the operation is known all over the East Coast as the “Felony Lane Gang.”

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/26/2015

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Experts Warn Humans To Stay Away From Beached Seals Along South Jersey Shore

Th director of the Marine Mammal Stranding Center says that for the most part, these seals are not in trouble. But they could be dangerous if provoked.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

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2 Phila. Firefighters Injured After Ladder Strikes Electrical Line

Two Philadelphia firefighters were rushed to the hospital Monday morning after a ladder came in contact with a power line and they were shocked.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/16/2015

(Adam Goldman, left, a staffer at the Philadelphia Unemployment Proect, with John Dodds, executive director of the organization.  Photo by Kim Glovas)

Pennsylvania Worker Advocates Lobbying Harrisburg To Hike State’s Minimum Wage

About fifty organizations are calling on state lawmakers to support an increase in the minimum wage, says John Dodds, head of the Philadelphia Unemployment Project.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/09/2015

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Volunteers Needed For Great American Cleanup of Pennsylvania

The cleanup actually began on March 1 and continues through the end of May, and anyone can take part.

03/07/2015

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Late School Openings Wreak Havoc On Area Working Parents’ Morning Schedules

Some parents are lucky, with a spouse who is available for sudden babysitting duty. Others have to scramble, especially when the school makes a last-minute decision.

KYW Newsradio 1060–03/02/2015

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After Supreme Court Ruled Tour Guides Must Be Licensed, Some In Philly Took A Proactive Approach

The Supreme Court ruled last week that tour guides in New Orleans have to be licensed to lead tours. A similar situation in Philadelphia several years ago resulted in the tour guides certifying themselves.

03/01/2015

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Local Students Heading To Selma Over Spring Break To Mark 50th Anniversary Of March

Teresa Nance, assistant vice president of Multicultural Affairs is one of those spearheading the trip.

02/28/2015

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Not Too Early To Start Planting Cool Season Seeds

It’s way too early to even think about getting anything in the ground, but if you start with peat pots or trays, you can get seeds for cool vegetable crops in now.

02/23/2015

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Philadelphia Police Officers Being Trained To Administer Anti-heroin Drug To Potential Overdose Victims

Officers in the East Division began being trained in January to use Naloxone, also known as Narcan, to reverse a drug overdose.

02/21/2015

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Police Athletic League Takes Over Palestra for a Play Day For Area Schoolkids

Philadelphia’s cathedral of college basketball played host to girls and boys involved in the Police Athletic League’s annual President’s Day play day.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/16/2015

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Governor Wolf’s Moratorium On Death Penalty Continues To Draw Reaction

Critics and supporters continue to weigh in on Pennsylvania Governor Tom Wolf’s moratorium on the death penalty in the state.

02/14/2015

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Drivers’ Prayers Answered? Work Underway On A New, More Effective Pothole Repair System

Leslie McCarthy, an assistant professor at Villanova University, says part of the problem with potholes this year is the way they were repaired last year.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/09/2015

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