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Annual Holocaust Remembrance Day Memorial Ceremony In Philadelphia (Credit: Suzanne Monaghan)

Hundreds Attend Holocaust Remembrance Day Memorial Ceremony In Philadelphia

This year’s ceremony marked 70 years since the liberation of some concentration camps and the end of World War II.

2 hours ago

(Bradley Maule, setting up his "One Man's Trash" exhibit at the Fairmount Water Works.  Photo provided)

Positively Philadelphia: Trash as Art, and as a Reminder

“One Man’s Trash” is a look at the trash picked up in Fairmount Park by just one person over the course of one year.

KYW Newsradio 1060–14 hours ago

Latiff Wilson's funeral was held Saturday in Southwest Philadelphia (Credit: Dan Wing)

Family, Friends Say Goodbye To Little Boy Killed In Southwest Philly Hit-and-Run

Funeral services were held in Saturday for four-year old Latiff Wilson, who was killed in a hit-and-run accident Monday.

04/18/2015

The Philadelphia International Records building in Center City was demolitied Saturday (Credit: John McDevitt)

Demolition Day For Iconic Philadelphia Building

The Philadelphia International records building in Center City will soon be no more.

04/18/2015

EBE Entertainment Studio (Credit: Kim Glovas)

Storied Philadelphia Studio Recreates Itself After Another Major One Closes

EBE Entertainment sits on Delaware Avenue across from Sugarhouse Casino.

04/18/2015

(Photo courtesy of John Ebel)

Penn Museum Celebrates Rome’s Birthday With…Gladiators!

The city of Rome is turning 2,768 years old and Penn Museum is marking the occasion with a birthday celebration featuring gladiatorial bouts.

04/18/2015

Leon Huff and  Kenny Gamble (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images for Songwriters Hall Of Fame)

Major Part Of Philadelphia’s Music History Meets The Wrecking Ball

A piece of Philadelphia history will pass into dust this morning, as a demolition crew takes the wrecking ball to the former headquarters of Philadelphia International Records on South Broad Street

04/18/2015

(Photos provided by Delco DA)

Delco Pair Charged in Fatal Abuse of Woman’s Toddler Son

Officials say two-year-old Mason Hunt had been beaten and pinched, at least 120 times, on the head, body, and in the groin.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

(File photo. Credit: Spencer Platt/ Getty Images)

Judge Nixes Temporary Generator Hookup For Former Revel Casino-Hotel Property

Glenn Straub, who is being fined $5,000 a day while the building’s emergency fire suppression system is without power, wanted to bring in diesel generators temporarily.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

(Photo by Pat Loeb)

A New Café in Camden, N.J., Serves Its Community With More Than Lunch

Camden officials were celebrating another sign of the city’s revitalization with a ribbon-cutting for a new café run by a local social service agency.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

(Photo by Mike Dunn)

Mayor Nutter Urges Swift Implementation of White House Immigration Reform Plan

Immigration advocates in Philadelphia joined Mayor Nutter on Friday in support of the president’s plan.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

Josh Shapiro, chair of the Montgomery County commisioners, speaks to reporters about train safety efforts.  Commissioner Bruce Castor is at left, and commissioer Val Arkoosh is at right.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Montco Leaders Say They Are Upgrading Capabilities to Deal With Train Derailment Oil Spills

With recent high-profile derailments in the news, county officials gathered Friday to give an update on emergency preparedness.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

(US Rep. Bob Brady, in file photo.  Credit: Mike Dunn)

Democratic Party in Philadelphia Skips Mayoral Endorsement for May 19th Primary

After years as head of the local Democratic party, Congressman Bob Brady (D-Pa.) knows when to avoid a needless fight. That’s what he has done with the party’s decision not to endorse any of the mayoral candidates.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

(Photo by David Madden)

More Post-Sandy Dune Enhancements Begin Along South Jersey Shoreline

Margate is fighting the plan in court.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/17/2015

(credit: TIZIANA FABI/AFP/Getty Images)

Pope Francis May Add Stop In Cuba To Fall Trip That Includes Philadelphia

The Vatican says Pope Francis is thinking about adding Cuba to his itinerary during his September journey.

04/17/2015

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