Mike Dougherty

(From left to right) Sara, Mason and  Marc Shaffer. Mason's life was saved thanks to an umbilical cord donation. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Temple Doctors Hope To Save Lives With Umbilical Cord Blood Donation Program

Temple University Hospital has started Philadelphia’s first ever free umbilical cord donation program.

04/11/2014

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Negotiations Resume Between SEPTA, Transport Workers As Deadline Looms

It’s back to the bargaining table for SEPTA and Transport Workers Union Local 234 Sunday morning.

04/06/2014

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SEPTA, Union Take Break From Contract Talks

SEPTA and representatives from the Transit Workers Union took a break from negotiations Saturday after meeting for about five hours Friday night.

04/05/2014

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Last-Minute Uninsured ‘Shoppers’ Seek Health Care Advice

Agents from Independence Blue Cross helped customers sign up for a plan that works for them in Bala Cynwyd Sunday.

03/30/2014

(Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Young Dancers Show Off Their Moves At Philadelphia Dance Fest

Dance students from throughout the region gathered in Philadelphia Sunday for the first annual Youth Dance Fest.

03/23/2014

Student Thomas O'Donnell (left) and Coriell CEO Michael Christman (right) at the science fair organized by the Coriell Institute for medical research. (Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Brilliant Young Minds Compete In NJ Science Fair

More than 250 students in grades 6 to 12 from several New Jersey counties competed in a science fair Saturday.

03/22/2014

(David Guez and his wife, Gabby McBride, provide mutual support as they prepare to find out where each would spend the next several years of their medical training.  They both got Philadelphia.  Photo by Mike Dougherty)

Area Medical Students, On Pins and Needles, Get Their Residency ‘Matches,’

At Temple University, David and Gabby McBride were hoping they would get to spend the next several years in the same city as they continued their medical training.

03/21/2014

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Driver Strikes Pedestrian, Is Then Struck By Hit-And-Run Driver In Pennsauken

Two people were hit by cars in Pennsauken Sunday. One of them died, and police are looking for the driver who drove away.

03/16/2014

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Thousands Pack Parkway For Philly’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

It was a great day for the Irish…and the “would-be” Irish on Sunday as thousands packed the Ben Franklin Parkway for Philadelphia’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade.

03/16/2014

(Photo by KYW's Timothy McLaughlin)

Developer Says Old City Building Came Down ‘Controlled,’ Not ‘Collapsed’

The call came in around 1:20 p.m. for a building under demolition at 3rd and Market Streets that had “collapsed.”

03/13/2014

Ted Sulzner and his son Daniel compete in the Pine Wood Derby race at the Voorhees Town Center. (credit: Mike Dougherty)

Cub Scouts Compete To See Who Has Fastest Pine Wood Race Car

Boy Scouts and Cub Scouts from Camden County, New Jersey visited the Voorhees Town Center Sunday for a regional Pine Wood Derby race.

03/09/2014

The American Red Cross chapter of Southeastern Pennsylvania held its' 14th annual Red Ball Saturday night. (credit: Mike Dougherty/KYW)

Red Cross Hosts 14th Annual ‘Red Ball’ In Philadelphia

The American Red Cross chapter of Southeastern Pennsylvania held its’ 14th annual Red Ball Saturday night, the organization’s largest fundraiser of the year.

03/08/2014

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Pregnant Wife Of Pa. State Trooper Fatally Shot In Montgomery County

The incident occurred Friday afternoon on the 3000 block of Stoney Creek Road in East Norriton.

03/07/2014

(Credit: Mike Dougherty)

Flower Show Provides Taste Of Spring

For many people at the Flower Show, this is the winter that can’t go away soon enough.

03/02/2014

(credit: Mike Dougherty)

U.S. Navy Commissions Newest Ship At Penn’s Landing

A sea of people filed into the Great Plaza at Penn’s Landing on Saturday to observe the commissioning of the USS Somerset, a Navy ship named in honor of passengers of Flight 93 who died in the September 11th terrorist attacks.

03/01/2014

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