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Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Recent articles by Walter:

Trump administration toughens rules on legal immigration

The new restrictions, set to go into effect in two months, apply to legal immigration. → Read More

Invasive species of crawfish found in Bristol waterways

Crawfish, crawdads, mudbugs. They have no shortage of nicknames, and now they have been found to be populating waterways in Bristol Township. → Read More

Invasive Species of Crawfish Found in Bristol Waterways

Aggressive yet delicious. → Read More

Officials warn of counterfeit cash circulating in Berks County

The proliferation of counterfeit money is certainly nothing new, but it is becoming an increasing concern in Berks County. → Read More

Easton, Pa. firefighters hospitalized after rescuing 2 people

It was right around 1:00 this morning when neighbors who live along the 100 block of South 8th Street in Easton started hearing some kind of commotion outside their homes. → Read More

Philadelphia officials announce $3.5 million investment in local soccer facilities

Mayor Jim Kenney, surrounded by dozens of young soccer players, announced the allocation of $3.5 million to dramatically upgrade soccer facilities in Philadelphia parks. → Read More

Reading mayor cancels planned gay pride flag-raising ceremony at City Hall

Reading Mayor Wally Scott is being accused of discrimination after canceling a gay pride flag-raising ceremony at City Hall on Monday. → Read More

Serial parrot thief may be on the loose in Berks County

Employees from the Oley Turnpike Dairy Petting Zoo had just arrived for work last Wednesday morning when they knew something was wrong. → Read More

Serial parrot thief may be on the loose in Berks County

Employees from the Oley Turnpike Dairy Petting Zoo had just arrived for work last Wednesday morning when they knew something was wrong. → Read More

Homicide warrant issued for man, 80, in death of his wife in Northampton County

An arrest warrant has been issued for an 80-year-old man being sought in connection with his wife's shooting death. → Read More

Manhunt underway for 80-year-old suspect accused of killing wife

Authorities in Northampton County are searching for an 80-year-old man in connection with a homicide. → Read More

Domestic violence charges dropped against Odubel Herrera

Domestic assault charges against Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Odubel Herrera were dismissed Wednesday after his girlfriend declined to press charges. → Read More

Illegal dumper in Point Breeze caught on video

Many people who live in Point Breeze say illegal dumping is nothing new, but seeing someone unload their truck in broad daylight is a new low. → Read More

5 charged after allegedly racking up $66,000 in unpaid Pennsylvania Turnpike tolls

Five Pennsylvania residents have been charged with theft of services stemming from thousands of dollars in unpaid turnpike tolls. → Read More

Fire breaks out at Bulk Chemical following hazmat situation

More than two dozen people have been evacuated from their homes in Perry Township, Berks County due to a hazmat situation. → Read More

Bear sighting creates a stir in Bethlehem neighborhood

You know you had an exciting day when it ends with a tranquilizer bear in your swimming pool. → Read More

Overcrowding on Mt. Everest may be linked to recent deaths, says local climber

Werner Berger of Yardley holds the world record as the oldest person to have climbed the highest mountain on each continent. → Read More

Teens discover decomposing body on a trail in Reading

Police said they are investigating the gruesome discovery as a homicide. → Read More

Trenton officials going after illegal dumpers, 2 arrested

Trenton Mayor Reed Gusciora simply says, "We are serious about cleaning up our capitol City." → Read More

Pennsylvania named the third best place to find Bigfoot

The closest some of us ever came to seeing Bigfoot was when Steve Austin met Sasquatch in the hit 1970's TV show "The Six Million Dollar Man." → Read More