'Rising Stars' Honored At KYW's Annual Women's Achievement AwardsKYW Newsradio celebrated it's 8th annual Women's Achievement Awards on Wednesday night, but this year, for the first time, women under 40 were highlighted as rising stars honorees.
Pennsylvania Senate Passes 'Clean Slate' LegislationThe measure builds on a law enacted in 2016 that allowed individuals convicted of low-level, non-violent misdemeanors to petition a court to have the record sealed.
Day 7 Of Testimony In Seth Williams Trial Focuses On Campaign FinancesWednesday was the seventh day of witnesses taking the stand and it was a close examination of the district attorney's spending.
Philly Zoo's Newest Baby Gorilla Gets A NameA Western lowland gorilla born in early June at the Philadelphia Zoo now has a name. The little guy's mother actually picked the name on Wednesday.
Montgomery County Woman Sentenced In Overdose Death Of 2-Year-Old DaughterChristina Griffith has been sentenced to two-and-a-half to six years in state prison followed by eight years probation.
Philadelphia Ronald McDonald House Prepares For Major ExpansionThe 88 room addition will help the Ronald McDonald House on Chestnut Street provide more families with place to live while seeking medical care for their children in Philadelphia.
From Africa To Philly, Refugee Never Stopped Chasing Dream Of GraduatingJohn Hashim's journey to a GED began in Congo, where by the age of 14 he'd he lost his entire family to tribal wars.
Philly Teachers Become Students At Literacy Training ProgramEight-hundred K-3 teachers are sitting in classrooms at Fels High this week, sharing strategies about how to teach reading.
PPA Tightens Vacation, Sick Leave, Comp Time Rules For ManagementThe Philadelphia Parking Authority Board on Wednesday approved new restrictions on employee leave time meant to curb abuses by salaried staff, including disgraced former director Vince Fenerty.
FOP Throws Support Behind Republican Beth Grossman For Philly DAFraternal Order of Police president John McNesby says Grossman, a career prosecutor, knows many of those in the police department because of her more than 21-years as an assistant DA.
New Campaign At Drexel Aims To Teach Students Failure Can Be Key To Success'Adulting is Hard' is a new campaign at Drexel University aimed at letting students know that it's okay to fail once in a while.
On-Beach Parking Becomes Reality In WildwoodCity Commissioners unanimously approved on-beach parking at Baker Avenue.