Trish Hartman, Action News on 6abc

Trish Hartman

Action News on 6abc

Philadelphia, PA, United States

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Recent articles by Trish:

Township committee candidate not apologizing for wearing blackface at Halloween party 10 years ago

A republican candidate for a local office is explaining, but not apologizing for photos of him appearing in blackface at a Halloween party 10 years ago. → Read More

City Council President Marty Small sworn in as acting Atlantic City Mayor

Atlantic City Council President Marty Small was sworn as acting mayor Friday afternoon, one day after former mayor Frank Gilliam entered a guilty plea in federal court. → Read More

Human skull, bag of bones found buried at arboretum in Germantown

Philadelphia police are investigating the discovery of human remains at Awbury Arboretum in the city's Germantown section. → Read More

Health experts urge people to get flu shots

Last year, less than half of American adults got a flu vaccine, according to the CDC. → Read More

Body cam, 911 calls from Wildwood deck collapse released

Body camera video has been released by the Wildwood Police Department showing the chaotic scene just after the deck collapse on September 14. → Read More

Experts discuss solutions and struggles at opioid town hall

Action News anchor Rick Williams, WABC anchor Liz Cho and ABC News Chief Medical correspondent Dr. Jennifer Ashton moderated the discussion with a panel of experts sharing key information and resources. → Read More

Burlington County Assistant Prosecutor shares her struggle with opioid addiction

Melissa O'Mara is one of Burlington County's newest assistant prosecutors. She was sworn in about a year ago. → Read More

Wildwood deck collapse still under investigation, cleanup underway

Inspectors and engineers surveyed the Wildwood, New Jersey home on Monday where about two dozen people were injured Saturday night in a deck collapse. → Read More

Stray bullet wounds woman inside vehicle in Chester, Pa.

Chester Police are searching for the person or people who fired more than a dozen shots on a neighborhood street Monday afternoon. → Read More

Burlington County pond closed due to toxic algae

A Burlington County pond has been closed to the public because of toxic algae in the water, and now officials want people to be on the lookout for the dangerous algae in other bodies of water. → Read More

"Your life matters." N.J. pharmacist copes with grief by combating opioid addiction

Ahead of a town hall meeting highlighting the nation's opioid crisis on September 19, Action News is highlighting efforts by New Jersey communities to combat the epidemic. → Read More

Trenton kids get a fresh cut and some confidence for the new school year

Two events in Trenton, New Jersey offered kids a free hair cut and some confidence for the new school year on Monday. → Read More

Sunday services held outside after massive Philadelphia church fire

A West Philadelphia church community held Sunday prayer services outside after a fire destroyed the church's roof and interior last week. → Read More

Saying goodbye to summer at the Jersey Shore

Thousands of people are headed to the Jersey shore to enjoy the long Labor Day weekend and wrap up summer. → Read More

Increased risk for rough surf, rip currents at Jersey shore

Tropical activity in the Atlantic is stirring up some rough surf, and beach patrols at the Jersey shore are preparing for a busy Labor Day weekend. → Read More

Camden County seeing more reports of spotted lanternfly

Camden County officials are seeing more spotted lanternflies, and the county entomologist wants to hear from anyone who sees them. → Read More

Gov. Wolf, local officials announce grant to help with water contamination

Standing next to a brand new water filtration system in Horsham Township, Governor Tom Wolf and other elected officials announced on Thursday a $3.8 million grant to fund filtration systems in Horsham, Warminster, Warrington, and Warwick Townships. → Read More

Thousands wowed at 17th Atlantic City Airshow

Thousands gathered on the boardwalk and the beach for the 17th Atlantic City AirShow. → Read More

Missing kayaker found dead in Cumberland County

A kayaker who went missing off the coast of Cumberland County, New Jersey has been found dead on Wednesday. → Read More

Bucks County swim club temporarily closed after storm injures 9

A Bucks County swim club is closed until further notice after a tree fell on a large tent, injuring nine people. → Read More