Temple University Honors Lewis Katz By Naming Medical School After HimBefore he died in a plane crash more than a year ago, Katz donated $25 million to his alma mater.
NTSB: Series Of Errors By Pilots Responsible For Crash That Killed 7It's supposed to be routine for pilots. "Before every takeoff, for whatever airplane you're flying, a flight control check should be done," says the NTSB's Robert Sumwalt.
Investigators To Hold Hearing On Plane Crash That Killed Inquirer Co-Owner And 6 OthersPrevious reports point the finger at the pilots: air safety investigators suggesting they didn't do the proper checks, and realized too late that a wind gust locking system was on.
KYW Flashback: Katz Crash FindingsIn searching for answers about the death of Inquirer co-owner, Lewis Katz and six others in a May plane crash, Gulfstream, the aircraft manufacturer concluded that a pilot oversight had allowed the aircraft to reach a high rate of speed while it was unable to take off.
South Jersey Charter School Students Remember Benefactors Killed One Year AgoStudents at one of the two charter schools he started in Camden planted butterfly bushes to honor him and another victim of that accident, the woman who helped bring those schools to life.
Attorney For Families in Lewis Katz Plane Crash Disputes Interim Findings of NTSBThose documents contain some dramatic moments but few apparent answers.
Lenfest Now Sole Owner of Philadelphia's Two Daily NewspapersLenfest says he respects Drew Katz's decision to sell the Katz family interest in the company just 18 days after the sudden loss of his father, Lewis.
NTSB Report Suggests Check Not Done Before Plane Crash That Killed Lewis Katz, 6 OthersA federal report suggests the crew of a private jet that crashed in Massachusetts, killing Philadelphia Inquirer co-owner Lewis Katz and six other people, did not perform a flight control check before attempting takeoff.
Son of Lewis Katz Says He's Selling His Share of Newspapers to Gerry LenfestThe newsrooms inside the Philadelphia Inquirer and Daily News continue to reverberate with yet new revelations about upheaval in the ownership of the media company.
Luminaries, Family Members Remember Lewis KatzFormer Pennsylvania Gov. Ed Rendell, speaking at a memorial Wednesday for Lewis Katz, said "the world will never be as much fun" as it was before the Philadelphia newspaper co-owner's death.
Investigation Continues Into Plane Crash That Killed Lewis Katz, 6 OthersNational Transportation Safety Board officials are looking at black boxes they recovered and gave an update Tuesday.
Lewis Katz's Generosity Helped Change LivesEyewitness News reporter Steve Patterson tells us how his generosity helped change lives.