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Alexandria Hoff

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Alexandria Hoff

Alexandria Hoff joined CBS 3’s Eyewitness News team in March, 2015.

Hoff was most recently a reporter/anchor at WHTM-TV, the ABC station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, since 2013. Previously, she worked as an anchor/reporter for WHAG-TV in Hagerstown, Maryland from 2010-2011, where she founded the station’s Northern Virginia Bureau in Shenandoah Valley.

Hoff’s reporting earned her a Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award in 2014 for Health – News Single Story or Series, “When Hashtags Hurt,” about eating disorders going viral.

A native of South Jersey, Hoff is a 2010 graduate of Quinnipiac University in Hamden, Connecticut where she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in journalism and political science. Hoff spent a semester traveling at sea in 2008 through the University of Virginia, traveling to 12 countries in less than four months. As part of that experience, she shot and produced a mini-documentary on the South African National Biodiversity Institute in Cape Town and participated in an Environmental Policy Summit in Chennai.

As the daughter of an Ocean City enthusiast and a former Phillies “Hot Pants Girl,” Hoff ‘s local roots run deep. She’s a self-described “Beatnik literature buff,” particularly Jack Kerouac, and loves old books, foreign films, surfing and hiking.

Police Investigating Suspicious Death Of Infant

Police say the 6-week-old baby boy was unresponsive at a home in the 5800 block of Willows Avenue.


Video Captures Vandals Running On Top Of Cars In Philly

City police are investigating after brazen vandals are caught on camera running on top of cars.


Philly Students Visiting NYC Witness Chaos As Car Barrels Into Pedestrians

A shocking scene that has shaken students from St. Cecilias School in Northeast Philadelphia to the core.


Police: Man Abducts, Assaults 2 Young Brothers From Gas Station

Police say the alleged incident began at a gas station at 33rd and York Streets on Tuesday


Racing Over 100mph Led To Fatal Crash On Black Horse Pike, Witnesses Say

According to police, around 10 p.m. Tuesday two cars were traveling westbound in excess of 100 mph, possibly drag racing, when the scene turned horrific.


Wireless-Only Households More Likely To Smoke, Drink Heavily: CDC

The CDC found interesting health data associated with wireless-only households.


Downingtown Students Rally Behind Teacher Following Anti-Abortion Confrontation

Supporters packed a school board meeting in Downingtown on Wednesday in hopes of having a school administrator reinstated following a clash with anti-abortion protesters last week.


Petition Aims To Reinstate Administrator Following Anti-Abortion Confrontation

The Downingtown -Area School District is one that is torn in two following a largely beloved staff member placed on administrative leave due to a video that captured what some feel was a clear violation of the First Amendment.


Security Will Be Tight With NFL Draft In Town

As the NFL Draft gets underway in Philadelphia you can expect security around the event to be tight.


SEPTA Police Rolls Out New Policy To Crack Down On Panhandling

SEPTA has rolled out a new policy to crack down on what they call aggressive panhandling on subway cars.


Powerful Winds Rip Roof Off Building In Conshohocken

Powerful storms ripped a roof off a building in Montgomery County on Thursday.


Tied-Up Cat, Doused With Gasoline Nearly Crushed In Garbage Truck

The Humane Society of Berks County says the workers heard “Miracle Maisy” crying from the trash bag inside the garbage truck on Tuesday.


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Witness: Man Shouted ‘That’s My Baby’ In Attempted Abduction Incident In Center City

Video of the incident shows the suspect reaching into the child’s stroller while inside of the Dunkin’ Donuts at 1425 Locust Street.


Cursing Man Becomes Viral Sensation After Posting Video Trying To Sell Home

There’s a lovely home on the market at 253 Pebble Beach Drive in Mays Landing with an owner who has a “colorful” brand of salesmanship.


Is Philadelphia The Most Corrupt City In The Country? Local Leaders Weigh In

Seth Williams is the latest in a long line of public officials to face corruption charges. It begs the question, is Philadelphia the most corrupt city in the country?


Man Vs. Machine: How It’s Negatively Impacting The U.S. Workforce

Big names such as Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Stephen Hawking have all predicted a robot takeover in the jobs sector, that is.


Aston Police Officers Rescue Woman Trapped Inside Burning Home

A devastating fire took nearly everything, except for the life of a woman who was saved by two brave Aston police officers.


Residents Upset Over New Gun Range Near Neighborhood

Homeowners near a new gun range in East Vincent Township say it has got to go. They say it’s too noisy for their quiet neighborhood.


Candidates Vying To Be Next Philly DA Weigh In On Charges Against Seth Williams

Several candidates running to be the next District Attorney of Philadelphia are also weighing-in on the criminal charges against Seth Williams.


Victim Speaks Out After Snowball Fight Turns Into Violent Brawl Inside SEPTA Station

A 17-year-old boy is speaking out after he says a snowball fight on the street Thursday escalated into a violent underground brawl.


The Fight Continues After Historic Revolutionary War Home Is Unexpectedly Demolished

Preservationists who were blindsided by the demolition were hit again while on their way to pick up some artifacts salvaged from the homes rubble.


Philly Feels Impact Of Winter Storm

Philadelphia may not have been the hardest hit area in our region, but given infrastructure, high rise buildings and number of people impacted, this snowfall has produced some lasting issues.


Expert: Del. Serial Attacker May Be ‘Fulfilling Sexual Fantasy’ By Evading Police

As police in Delaware continue their search for a serial attacker, experts weighing in on what may be driving these repeated assaults.


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Historic Revolutionary War Home In New Jersey Unexpectedly Demolished

The demolition comes less than 24-hours after the Camden County Historic Society had filed a court order to save it.


88-Year-Old Woman Recounts Fighting Off Attacker: ‘I Told Him I Had HIV’

A woman who fought off her attacker in Chester County shares the intense moments as she chewed threw the duct tape to get help.


Police In NJ Community Seek Suspect After String Of Lewd Act Incidents

The most recent makes seven lewd acts performed by a single suspect in Evesham Township since the summer, according to police.


Police Issue Warnings As Thieves Execute High End Car Thefts On The Main Line

Police are investigating a string of high end car thefts in Radnor.


Bristol Borough Takes On Election Night Atmosphere In Effort To Win ‘Main Street Makeover’

It was the final push for votes in Bristol Borough on Thursday night.


Car Thefts On The Rise, Police Issue Warning For Owners About Warming It Up

Police are warning motorists about a rise in car thefts this time of year.


Some Embrace Snow, While Others Throughout Region Dread Thursday’s Forecast

While children around the region are excited, crews are preparing to deal with snow early on Thursday.



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