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(Robert Mongeluzzi announces he is adding the Salvation Army as a defendant in the center city building collapse civil case.  Credit: Pat Loeb)

Salvation Army To Be Named In Center City Collapse Lawsuits

The Salvation Army will become the latest defendant in litigation over a deadly Philadelphia building collapse.

08/15/2013

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In Roxborough, Summer ‘Day Camp’ For Older Residents Wraps Up

The fourteen seniors gathered in the basement of the community center for the finale barbecue, and card games.

08/02/2013

(The scene of the building collapse on June 5th that killed six people and injured 13.  File photo)

Contractors Defend Their Actions In Building Collapse

Two contractors involved in a downtown Philadelphia building collapse hurled blame at each other Tuesday, through lawyers who broke their clients’ weeklong silence about the disaster that killed six.

06/11/2013

(Kenneth Edelin is the attorney for Griffin Campbell, the demolition contractor at 2136 Market Street in Philadelphia.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Attorney For Demolition Contractor Says Deadly Collapse Was Not His Client’s Fault

Kenneth Edelin notes that contractor Griffin Campbell was on site when the 40-foot wall collapsed onto the Salvation Army Thrift Store, killing six people and injuring more than a dozen others.

06/11/2013

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Online Fundraising For Victims of Building Collapse Gets Rolling

“It’s such an unexpected tragedy to these families,” says Philly DoGooder co-founder David Gloss, who says the effort was launched on Thursday and is catching on like wildfire through social media.

06/07/2013

(The Salvation Army store at 22nd and Market Streets was nearly flattened when an adjacent building fell on it. Photo by Rich Edwards)

Demolition Worried Salvation Army Store Employee Even Before Building Fell

“Inside the bathroom of the Salvation Army was a huge crack in the walls and she was, like, ‘Oh my God, you can look out of the crack and see the outside.’ “

06/06/2013

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Salvation Army Releases Statement On Center City Building Collapse

Following Wednesday’s deadly building collapse in Center City, the Salvation Army has released a statement expressing its condolences.

06/06/2013

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6 Dead, 14 Rescued In Center City Building Collapse

One person was killed and at least 13 people were injured following a building collapse in Center City Philadelphia.

06/05/2013

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Construction Underway On 2 Little League Baseball Fields In Camden County

Camden is getting some big-league help to build two baseball fields for kids in the Cramer hill section.

04/27/2013

Salvation Army Lt. Col. Donald Lance speaks during City Hall ceremony honoring his organization.  Credit: Steve Tawa)

City of Philadelphia Honors Those Who Step Up During Emergencies

This is National Volunteer Week, and here in Philadelphia the importance of ordinary people who respond to emergencies took on special meaning in the wake of the Boston Marathon bombings just one week ago.

04/22/2013

Fire blazes in a Queen Village fabric store. (Credit: CBS 3)

Online Community Steps Up To Help Members Made Homeless By Queen Village Fire

Four people who are members of the social news site Reddit lived above the fabric store that burned. They’ve had to find somewhere else to stay as they work to get their lives back on track.

04/09/2013

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NJ Family Still Displaced By Sandy Celebrates Christmas

Sandy upended homes and lives along the New Jersey coastline, but in Wildwood, Sandy couldn’t put a stop to Christmas.

12/25/2012

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CBS 3’s ‘Joy Of Sharing’ Raises $212,000, Collects 5,000 Toys For Salvation Army & Families In Need

CBS 3 and The CW Philly 57 teamed up with its CBS RADIO sister stations today to wrap up the 24th annual Joy of Sharing toy campaign with a day-long toy collection and on-air fundraising effort that raised $212,000 for The Salvation Army to help families in need this holiday season. The stations also collected 5,000 toys in the last month for children in need.

12/19/2012

Stigall Show Log 12.19.12

Chris reviews Speaker of the House John Boehner’s “Plan B” to avert the fiscal cliff crisis, the continued media coverage of the Newtown school shooting, and the efforts to use the shooting to implement stricter gun control. He also talks to Author Clayton Cramer about the difficulties of institutionalizing the mentally ill.

Talk Radio 1210 WPHT–12/19/2012

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Christmas Arrives At Pennsylvania State Capitol With Lighting Of Two Trees

Governor Tom Corbett led the celebration as the Pennsylvania State Capitol Christmas trees were officially lit at sundown Tuesday.

12/05/2012

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