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    Wanna know what’s happening in the region? Take a look at the sky. Todays news pretty much matches the weather, Feeders.


    Happening in City Hall: A Public Safety Hearing is slated for 2 p.m., during which time, Philadelphia City Council is expected to push for legislation prohibiting firearms owners with out-of-state licenses from carrying in the region. Tom MacDonald will report.

    Dog days: Philadelphia is experiencing a stray animal crisis. Dog wardens are required to pick up stray dogs, but where do they go? The city’s SPCA shelters are full. Tom MacDonald will also follow this story.

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    Behind bars: Eastern State Penitentiary is cooking up a holiday treat. Peter Crimmins will explore the historic prison’s foray into gingerbread baking.

    Health watch: Did you know 80 percent of people with Parkinsons Disease also have dementia? Meggan Kole will evalute a study from the University of Pennsylvania that would test Parkinsons patients’ blood to determine the probability of dementia.

    On a brighter note, Hanukkah begins at sundown. Happy Wednesday, Feeders!

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