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Hundreds gathered in Upper Darby Township for 'Back The Blue' rally

More than a hundred people rallied outside Upper Darby Police headquarters Thursday evening in a show of support for officers who serve the community. → Read More

Yellow phase isn't keeping businesses in Philadelphia suburbs down

Nearly two weeks after outdoor dining resumed in the Philly suburbs, restaurant managers are responding in various ways. → Read More

Montgomery County summer camp prepares to open after Gov Wolf's surprise announcement

A huge weight was lifted from Chris Hill's shoulders after Governor Tom Wolf announced Friday that summer camps and other outdoor recreational facilities can open in Pennsylvania. → Read More

Governor Wolf announce Southeastern Pennsylvania will move to yellow phase June 5

Governor Tom Wolf's announcement means businesses like home decor store DC Interiors in Glenside, Pa could welcome customers as early as June 5. But for owner Deb Campbell it won't be business as usual. → Read More

Bryn Mawr couple celebrates 77th wedding anniversary

Bunny and Eddie Solomon of Bryn Mawr have reached a milestone few couples ever attain - 77 years of wedded bliss. → Read More

Philadelphia casino robbery suspects targeted patrons, employees: Police

Philadelphia Police have announced the arrest of two men accused of following patrons and employees from Rivers Casino to their homes and robbing them. → Read More

$34 million approved for asbestos removal in Philadelphia schools

The Philadelphia Board of Education voted on Thursday to spend $34.4 million to hire multiple firms to remove asbestos from district schools and manage the process. → Read More

Mourners gather at Kobe Bryant's high school in Pennsylvania to pay respects

Fans gathered at Lower Merion High School in Pennsylvania to pay their respects to the school's most famous graduate, Kobe Bryant. → Read More

Mourners gather outside Lower Merion High School following death of Kobe Bryant

Fans gathered at Lower Merion High School in Ardmore, Pennsylvania on Sunday night to pay their respects after the passing of basketball legend Kobe Bryant. → Read More

Family members find dogs eating owner's body inside West Philadelphia home

A death investigation is underway after officers and family members found dogs eating a man's body inside a West Philadelphia home. → Read More

Bristol hockey club donates to Gift of Life in memory of teammates

The Grundy Senators Youth Ice Hockey Club donated $10,000 to the Gift of Life Donor Program in memory of two teammates whose organs were donated after their deaths. → Read More

Upper Southampton soldier who lost legs in Afghanistan wins 'Most Courageous' award

At its annual fundraiser gala in Cherry Hill Monday night, the Philadelphia Sports Writers Association presented it's most courageous athlete award to Army Cpl. Kevin McCloksey, 32, of Upper Southampton, Pa. → Read More

Rock salt, Girl Scout Cookies, Ellio's Pizza: Philly area prepares for snow

On a frigid Friday night in Manayunk, the few who ventured out, bundled up. → Read More

Work zone speed cameras launched on Pennsylvania highways

Mobile speed camera systems were put into operation at seven work zone locations across Pennsylvania Monday. → Read More

Students eat marijuana-laced treats at West Oak Lane Charter School: Philadelphia Police

Philadelphia police were notified after, investigators say, 15 students ate marijuana-laced treats at West Oak Lane Charter School. → Read More

Police investigating report cat was beaten to death by children in Darby, Pa.

Jamie Walls held back tears as she recalled the final moments of life for her family's beloved cat who she said was beaten to death by children in the neighborhood. → Read More

Senior citizens receive free fans in the midst of heatwave

There were grateful seniors at city councilmember's Cherelle Parker's office in Cedarbrook Tuesday morning picking up a heatwave essential - free box fans donated by a major retailer. → Read More

Raptors send seagulls fleeing from Ocean City

Ozzy the Eurasian Eagle Owl doesn't even have to flap his wings to send hoards of sea gulls into a panic. Perched on his handler's arm, the seven-year-old bird and his cohort of raptors are the heroes of the summer in Ocean City, New Jersey. → Read More

Pottsgrove, Pa. teenager wins $3 million as Fortnite world champion

Kyle 'Bugha' Giersdorf, 16, of Pottsgrove, Pennsylvania won $3 million after becoming the Fortnite world champion. → Read More

Witness: Car crash may have led to fatal shooting in Kensington section

Police said a witness called 911 and said the shooting might have been the result of an argument that happened after a car crash. → Read More