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The sheriff’s department has done early-morning sweeps, and they want the public to take a look at their Facebook and Twitter accounts to see who they’re looking for.
Corbett says one of his main concerns is the health risks that may be posed by the children.
“We have over 140 show cars, lining five blocks of East Passyunk Avenue,” notes Renee Gilinger, executive director of the East Passyunk Avenue Business Improvement District.
Tragedy can lead to legislative change. And that, in turn, can lead to politicians tripping over one another in the rush to claim credit.
The Walk to Victory over Paralysis kicked off Saturday morning at the Magee Rehabilitation Hospital’s clinic on Columbus Boulevard. The event raises money for the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation and part of the money goes toward funding patient treatment.
Popularity of the “Diner En Blanc,” a pop-up picnic in Philadelphia in which participants dress all in white, caused their servers to crash during registration this week.
A group of people gathered in Center City Philadelphia Friday night to hold a vigil for the victims of Malaysia Airlines Flight 17, and to call for Russian leader Vladimir Putin to be held accountable for lying to world leaders.
Throughout the day on Wednesday, the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission will gradually unveil signs posting a 70 mile an hour speed limit on most sections of the road between Morgantown in Berks County to the Blue Mountain Interchange in Cumberland County.
Palestinian and Israeli supporters clashed in Center City in peaceful, but very vocal counter-demonstrations Friday.
The event was a home run for the young baseball fans who took part.
Charles Reilly, 45, was sentenced to 5-15 years for engaging in what Camden County assistant prosecutor Kelly Testa labels “sexually explicit conversations” with boys, ages 12 to 16.
KYW Newsradio social media editor Melony Roy reports daily on what’s trending around the region and the world.
“Now that the Obama administration has approved it, every oil company under the sun will look to explore for oil off the Atlantic coast,” says Cindy Zipf of Clean Ocean Action.
Pro- and anti-immigration advocates shared sidewalk space outside the Mexican consulate for Philadelphia, near Independence Hall.
Among them was Dr. Joep Lange (photo), a Dutch doctor who was the former president of the International AIDS Society.