Jan Carabeo


Jan Carabeo joined CBS 3 and The CW Philly’s Eyewitness News team as a reporter in March, 2014.

Carabeo was most recently was a reporter/anchor at WTIC-TV, the FOX station in Hartford, Connecticut, where she served as the morning reporter.  Prior to WTIC, she worked in New York State as a reporter at WSYR-TV in Syracuse, at WICZ-TV and at WIVT-TV/WBGH-TV both in Binghamton.   Carabeo’s reporting earned her a New York Associated Press award in 2011 for Best News Series, “Gold Star Mom,” about a mother’s fight against  the Department of Motor Vehicles to keep a commemorate license plate for her son who died in Vietnam.

A native of Maryland, Carabeo is a 2007 graduate of the University of Maryland’s Philip Merrill College of Journalism where she majored in journalism and minored in English language and literature.

Connect with Jan Carabeo on Twitter: @JanCarabeoCBS3; and on Facebook: Jan Carabeo.

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Cleanup Ahead For Sea Isle City Following Storm

From the beach to the neighborhoods near the bay, Sea Isle City has a lot of cleaning up to do.


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Ocean City Crews Reinforce Beaches, Residents Urged To Be Ready

Ocean City Public Works crews were already moving along the beach early this morning, reinforcing the shore, as they have for days now.


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Bitter Cold Hits Philadelphia Region

People in Center City are doing their best to protect against winter’s frigid grip.


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How Powerball Odds Impact Our Brains

Retailers are expecting long lines with hopefuls looking to strike it rich.


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Nation’s First Full-Service Non-Profit Grocery Store Opens In Delaware County

One store in Chester, Delaware County, is trying to entice customers to eat healthier by offering rewards.


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Local Chef Delivers Christmas Dinner To Veterans In Need

On Christmas Eve, chef Max Hansen packed up his car and brought his catering business on the road.



Wilmington Church Destroyed By Fire Finds Temporary Home For Christmas

It was one week ago today that this Wilmington church went up in flames. Now, just two days from Christmas, the pastor here has just found a temporary place to call home for the holiday


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Salvation Army Helps Local Families By Distributing Christmas Gifts

The Salvation Army Greater Philadelphia will give away close to 20,000 toys to nearly 8,000 families this holiday season.


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Chester County Food Kitchen Closing After 43 Years

For decades, Doris Spann spent many holidays making sure others were fed, even before herself. On Wednesday, after 43 years, the food cupboard she founded in Chester County will close its doors for good.



Delaware High School Gospel Choir To Perform Holiday Songs At White House

There was just enough time to squeeze in one last practice this afternoon at Cab Calloway School of the Arts. The gospel choir is getting ready to make its way from Wilmington to the White House on Tuesday.


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Hundreds Of Area Fans Flock To Theaters To See New Star Wars Movie

It’s a force that keeps attracting crowds to theaters.


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Politicians Sound Off After Mass Shooting Reignites Gun Control Debate

Those with the power to make changes are sounding off and going after each other, and some not pulling any punches.


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VTech Hack Exposes Millions, Including Children

Technology maker VTech reports some five million customers may have had their information compromised.


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CBS 3 Goes Behind The Scenes For Amazon’s Busiest Day Of The Year

“We think of ourselves as Santa’s workshop, and we’re all Santa’s elves for the holiday helping put presents under the tree.”


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Shady Brook Farm Gears Up For The Holidays In Bucks County

It’s a dazzling display of light that grows every year in Bucks County. You know the holiday season has arrived when you see the lights at Shady Brook Farm in Yardley.



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