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Recent articles by Bobby:

3 family members killed in Upper Moreland Township plane crash

Authorities say three people are dead after a plane crash on Thursday morning in Upper Moreland Township, Montgomery County. → Read More

Trade war with China wearing down local farmers

Before the sun set Bill Boyd took us around his 600 acre farm in Mertztown Lehigh County Tuesday evening. → Read More

Spotted Lanternfly now at Ridley Creek State Park

If you go into Ridley Creek State Park and hop on the White Trail, then take just a short walk up a hill, you'll start to smell it. → Read More

Big sister saves 4-year-old brother from drowning in Levittown

It was the quick thinking of a young girl in Levittown that saved her brother from drowning. → Read More

Upper Darby thieves stealing catalytic converters from cars

Upper Darby Township Police are attempting to identify two males who stole vehicle parts from numerous vehicles. → Read More

La Colombe CEO: School denies lunch bill offer after foster care threat

The president of a Pennsylvania school board whose district had warned parents behind on school lunch bills that their children could end up in foster care has rejected a company CEO's offer to cover the cost, the businessman said Tuesday. → Read More

Dirt biker arrested after hitting 3 women on Atlantic City boardwalk, police say

Three women were injured after police say they were struck by a dirt biker on the Atlantic City boardwalk. → Read More

Police locate victim in video showing alleged elder abuse

Police in Newport, Delaware say they have identified the victim in a disturbing video shared around social media showing alleged elder abuse. → Read More

Neighbors: Cobbs Creek Parkway and Park Overrun By ATVs and Dirt Bikes

Neighbors say dirt bikes and ATVs in and around the park are out of control. → Read More

Building It Better Together: Philadelphia's biggest problem areas for trash

Over the last few months we've taken a first-hand look at Philadelphia neighborhoods with junk piled high. → Read More

'Beer & Braids' event brings fathers, daughters together in Delaware County

There's something about grown men trying to braid hair that makes you chuckle. → Read More

New Castle Co. police cadet surrenders on assault charges

A cadet from the New Castle County, Delaware police academy has surrendered to authorities. → Read More

Philadelphia Federal Credit Union confirms security breach

The Philadelphia Federal Credit Union confirms there was a breach of security through their system. → Read More

Police piecing together timeline in Delaware River deaths

Authorities have released the names of the man and woman who were found dead in the Delaware River Thursday morning. Their young child was found alone in a car near the scene. → Read More

Bodies of man and woman pulled from Delaware River, child found alone in car

The bodies of a man and woman were discovered in the Delaware River Thursday morning and their child was found alone in a car near the scene, Philadelphia police confirm to Action News. → Read More

Police say Philadelphia is 4th of July ready

Philadelphia is Independence Day! → Read More

Fishtown demolition project goes horribly wrong

A demo project goes horribly wrong in Fishtown and officials say the company didn't have a permit. → Read More

New sex abuse charges added against former Palisades School District teacher

Additional charges have been filed against a former teacher and women's soccer coach in connection with the alleged abuse of young women, according to the Bucks County District Attorney's Office. → Read More

Philadelphia officers connecting with community's youth through basketball

Philadelphia police officers connect with youngsters thorough game of basketball. → Read More

Teen among 11 people shot since Saturday in Philadelphia

Philadelphia police are investigating multiple shootings that left at least nine people injured this weekend. → Read More