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(A similar rainbow crosswalk honoring the LGBT community in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.  Photo provided by Philly Pride)

Two Center City Intersections Getting Rainbow-Striped Crosswalks For LGBT Pride

The Philadelphia Streets Department will do the painting, and Philly Pride will be responsible for the upkeep.

KYW Newsradio 1060–3 hours ago

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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 1060–3 hours ago

(The Pier Shops at Caesars.  Photo provided)

Blatstein Reboots Makeover of Pier Shops at Caesars, in Atlantic City

Developer Bart Blatstein’s plans to redevelop the shopping mall at Caesars Casino, in Atlantic City, are back on track.

KYW Newsradio 1060–3 hours ago

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Pocono Ski Resorts Headed For Their Last Gasps of the Winter Season

There are seven ski resorts in the Poconos, and six of them are still open, at least through this weekend.

KYW Newsradio 1060–4 hours ago

(Rina Cutler speaks with reporters after Mayor Nutter, right, announced she is leaving his administration to take a high-level job at Amtrak.  Photo by Mike Dunn)

Rina Cutler Leaving Nutter Administration Next Month, Taking Job at Amtrak

As deputy mayor for transportation and public utilities, Cutler has overseen major aspects of Philadelphia government: potholes, trash collection, recycling, bicycle lanes, the Philadelphia Gas Works, bridges, the airport, and the water department, among others.

KYW Newsradio 1060–4 hours ago

(Members of the African Children's Choir perform at the Annenberg Center, at the University of Pennsylvania.  Photo byPat Loeb)

African Children’s Choir Visits Penn Campus

The choir was formed 30 years ago by a Canadian relief worker who found it hard to get people interested in the struggles of African children.

KYW Newsradio 1060–5 hours ago

(The Mongolian students and some of their Philadelphia hosts, at the Academy of Natural Sciences.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Global Warming Is Study Topic as Mongolian Schoolgirls Meet With Philadelphia Counterparts

Two groups of students, from Philadelphia and Mongolia, have been working online together to study the effects of global warming. And now, five teens from Mongolia are visiting Philadelphia until the end of this month.

KYW Newsradio 1060–5 hours ago

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US Labor Dept. Presses Gas Stations in N.J. To Pay Employees Overtime As Required

According to the feds, more than 1,000 attendants at both major branded gas stations and independents were due a total of $5.5 million in overtime that was not paid.

KYW Newsradio 1060–6 hours ago

(Philadelphia city commissioner Stephanie Singer.  File photo by Steve Tawa)

Singer’s Attorney Hopes Post-Trial Motions Can Turn Around City Commissioner’s Ballot Hopes

This morning, a judge was poised to remove Stephanie Singer from the May 19th Democratic primary ballot, subject to post-trial motions from her attorney.

KYW Newsradio 1060–6 hours ago

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One Suspect, One Victim Dead After West Philadelphia Robbery Erupts in Gunplay

Police say two would-be robbers got more than they bargained for Thursday night in West Philadelphia when one of their intended victims had his own gun.

KYW Newsradio 1060–7 hours ago

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Centralized Property Assessment Program Being Tested In South Jersey

The goal: to save money and not have property owners pay too little or too much for property taxes.

10 hours ago

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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.

11 hours ago

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Proposed Settlement In Variable Electric Rate Case Announced

Energy Services Providers will have to pay customers $2.3-million on top of $4.5-million already paid out through mediation on a case-by-case basis.

14 hours ago

Former Philadelphia District Attorney Lynne Abraham. (credit: TOM MIHALEK/AFP/Getty Images)

Poll Released By Lynne Abraham Shows She Leads Mayor’s Race

The poll was conducted by a Washington-based firm called “The Mellman Group” on behalf of Lynne Abraham.

15 hours ago

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Controversial Ads To Appear On Some SEPTA Buses

At a special SEPTA board meeting Thursday members of the Religious Leaders Council of Greater Philadelphia commended SEPTA for its efforts to try and prevent the ads.

21 hours ago

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