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Recent articles by Bobby:

Pennsauken senior wrestler back on mat after life-threatening illness

A Pennsauken High School wrestler is back on the mat after battling a life-threatening illness. → Read More

N.J. couple charged after 2-year-old boy ingests drugs from contaminated cotton ball

A New Jersey couple is facing charges after a young child ingested drugs and nearly died. → Read More

Upper Merion Township first responders hailed as heroes for saving residents in apartment fire

A group of first responders in Upper Merion Township are being hailed as heroes for helping rescue residents as a massive fire engulfed an apartment complex on Wednesday night. → Read More

2 facing charges after crossing guard gets hit by vehicle in Port Richmond

Two people are facing charges after a beloved crossing guard was hit by a vehicle in Port Richmond. → Read More

14-year-old girl struck by driver after getting off school bus in Gloucester Township

Police in Gloucester Township, New Jersey are investigating after a teen girl was hit by a vehicle while getting off the school bus on Tuesday night. → Read More

'Everybody is open': Old City businesses feeling impacts of water main break

Businesses in the Old City section of Philadelphia are feeling the impacts of a large water main break that could take weeks to repair. → Read More

149 Philadelphia tobacco sellers lose permits in underage crackdown

Philadelphia is cracking down on businesses caught repeatedly selling tobacco products to kids. → Read More

Carnell Elementary School to remain closed due to asbestos

The School District of Philadelphia says Carnell Elementary School will remain closed due to the discovery of asbestos. → Read More

2-hour line forms to meet Eagles fan fave Boston Scott at Willow Grove Mall

It was nearly a two-hour wait to get inside Dynasty Sports and Framing at the Willow Grove Park Mall Friday night. → Read More

Philly rings in 2020 with celebrations across the city

It was a night of celebration in Philadelphia as people found fun across the city as they counted down to 2020! → Read More

Philly rings in 2020 with celebrations across the city

It was a night of celebration in Philadelphia as people found fun across the city as they counted down to 2020! → Read More

Principal: Brother of student killed in South Philly explosion

A South Philadelphia principal says her school community is coming together to help as much as possible after the brother of a student was killed in the explosion earlier this week. → Read More

Penn State football coach responds to letter calling player's dreadlocks 'disgusting'

The Pennsylvania State University football coach responded Tuesday to a letter sent to one of his players, targeting him for wearing dreadlocks. → Read More

Maple Shade, New Jersey family says 7-pound poodle was shot in head

At 72 years old you're supposed to enjoy life, but right now Bob Cook is in mourning. → Read More

'I can lose my house': NJ vape shop owner worries over possible ban

Mya McDade of Haddon Township said to us tonight, "I can lose my house. I have 4 kids. I can lose everything." → Read More

Neighbor recalls encounter with serial attacker in Philadelphia

Philadelphia police say they are looking for a suspect tied to at least three attempted abduction incidents over the weekend. → Read More

North Wildwood Braces for Beach Erosion from Hurricane Dorian

On Thursday night, the rough surf and high winds created quite the spectacle before the sun went down in North Wildwood, New Jersey. → Read More

Jersey shore prepares for Dorian impact

Officials at the jersey shore want to be prepared should Dorian's wrath be felt here. → Read More

Philadelphia police asking for help after 3 armed robberies in Spring Garden

RASH OF ROBBERIES: There has been a rash of armed robberies centered right in the Spring Garden section of Philadephia. → Read More

Cherry Hill school considering tuna fish sandwiches for students in lunch debt

At the Cherry Hill School board meeting on Tuesday night the "tuna fish proposal" was the discussion. → Read More