Pat Loeb

(Philadanco's crowdfunding page on Indiegogo features a short video with dance company founder Joan Myers Brown.)

Arts Group ‘Philadanco’ Turns To Crowdfunding For Emergency Furnace Replacement

And their the dilemma shows how vulnerable even a successful arts organization can be.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/11/2015

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One Week Left For Affordable Care Act To Meet Enrollment Goals

This is the final week of open enrollment in health insurance through the Affordable Care Act for this year –and insurers and advocates are making a big push to get the uninsured to sign up.

02/09/2015

Philadelphia Skyline (Credit:  Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

20 Who Offered Ideas For Making Philly A Better Place Are Finalists For Knight Foundation Funding

Twenty projects designed to engage Philadelphians in imaginative new ways are under consideration for funding by the Knight Foundation.

02/08/2015

Regina Moran  during White House tour. (credit: Regina Moran)

Philadelphia Woman, Who Says Health Care Reform Changed Her Life, Invited To White House

A Philadelphia woman’s letter to the President landed her an invitation to the White House last Tuesday and she told him that the Affordable Care Act had changed her life.

02/07/2015

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2 Eyeing Philadelphia Mayor’s Office Defend Not Filing Candidacy Paperwork for 2014

Nobody likes paperwork, but for two prospective candidates for mayor of Philadelphia, trying to get around it may have gotten them in trouble with the city’s Board of Elections.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/04/2015

Teamsters gather outside a convention center entrance on 11th Street near Race Street.(credit: Mark Abrams)

Another Victory For Pennsylvania Convention Center In Dispute With Two Unions

The Pennsylvania Convention Center has won another round against the Carpenters and Teamsters unions. The state Labor Relations Board declined to hear the unions’ complaint.

02/03/2015

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Dire Predictions About Affordable Care Act’s Employer Mandate Appear Inaccurate

One month into the new year, it appears that a new provision of the Affordable Care Act, known as the employer mandate, is not creating the ripples that were predicted.

02/02/2015

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Free Device Helps Blind, Visually Impaired Handle Money

After decades of demands from the blind and visually impaired, the U.S. Treasury has come up with a way to make currency accessible.

02/01/2015

(Judge Marjorie Rendell, at the National Constitution Center, during a break in a schoolteachers' forum on the First Amendment.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

Former Pennsylvania First Lady Midge Rendell Takes On New Role

Pennsylvania’s former First Lady, Judge Marjorie Rendell, is giving up her full-time seat on the federal Third Circuit Court of Appeals — but she’s hardly retiring.

01/31/2015

(File photo: Mitt Romney arrives on stage on election night 2012 in Boston, moments before conceding defeat to Barack Obama in the 2012 presidential election.  Credit:  Emmanuel  Dunand/ AFP/ Getty Images)

Romney Says He’s Out of 2016 Presidential Race, To Little Surprise Inside GOP

Political consultant Jeff Jubelirer thinks family concerns were primary to Romney’s decision.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/30/2015

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Local Police Offer Parking Lot For Craigslist Transactions

Local police are offering their parking lots to residents who want to make a Craigslist exchange without risking their safety.

01/29/2015

(A student cuts the ribbon on a new tech lab at Highland Regional High School.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

At One South Jersey High School, Curriculum Goes High Tech With New Lab

Officials and students cut the ribbon for a new, high-tech space at Highland Regional High School, in Blackwood, NJ.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/29/2015

Philadelphia Skyline (Credit:  Bruce Bennett/Getty Images)

Campaign Funding PACs Enter Philadelphia Politics

Political Action Committees have assumed a larger role in national elections. Now, they’re poised to play a much bigger role in Philadelphia city elections.

01/29/2015

Pa. Senator Pat Toomey in file photo (credit: Mark Wilson/Getty Images)

Too Soon? Pennsylvanians Being Polled On 2016 Senate Race

Pollsters are already asking Pennsylvania voters whether they’re willing to re-elect Pat Toomey.

01/29/2015

(Demonstrators hold signs on Broad Street in support of the US Supreme Court's 1973 decision that legalized abortion under certain circumstances.  Photo by Pat Loeb)

42nd Anniversary of ‘Roe v. Wade’ Marked by Philadelphia Pro-Choice and Anti-Abortion Groups

At lunchtime today on South Broad Street in center city Philadelphia, abortion rights activists rallied on the median.

KYW Newsradio 1060–01/22/2015

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