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Nicole Brewer

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CBS 3/CW Philly Anchor and Reporter Nicole Brewer joined CBS 3’s Eyewitness News team in April, 2008 as local television’s first digital journalist, reporting primarily for CBSPhilly.com. Today she anchors the weekend morning newscasts on CBS 3 and is weekday reporter for the stations’ morning shows, 4:30 a.m. to 9:00 a.m.

Before joining CBS 3, Brewer had been a feature reporter and producer for the nightly news magazine Tempo at WLVT, the PBS station in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. While there, Brewer helped write, produce and report on “Kids and Gangs: A Tempo Special Report,” which won a 2008 Mid-Atlantic Emmy Award. She was also recognized by the Associated Press in 2009 for her feature, “Parents on Facebook.”

A former Miss Pennsylvania 2005, Brewer competed in the Miss America Pageant in January, 2006 placing as a top ten semi-finalist.

Brewer attended Millersville University, graduating magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in speech communications.

A native of Philadelphia, Brewer grew up in the Overbook section of the city. Active in the community, she focuses her volunteer efforts on causes dealing with today’s youth. She serves on the board of Teencentral.net, the internet leader in teen crisis counseling.

Brewer, her husband and their son make their home in Delaware County in Pennsylvania.

Connect with Nicole Brewer on Twitter: @Nicole_Brewer; and on Facebook: Nicole Brewer.

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Apps That Keep Parents In The Dark

You may think you’re good at monitoring your teen’s texting activities, but there are new apps and texting lingo designed to keep parents in the dark.

03/20/2013

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X-Rated Revenge: Nude Pictures Of Women Sent To Websites

The photos are intimate moments but they are exposed to the world without a woman’s consent.

02/07/2013

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White House: Schools Must Give Disabled Students Equal Access To Athletics

When it comes to extra-curricular sports, the benefits often extend beyond the playing field. Now, the government wants to make sure all students have equal access to social and health benefits, cultivated through athletics.

01/25/2013

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Immigrant Mother, Son Killed In Coatesville Fire

A fast moving fire in Coatesville, Chester County has claimed the lives of a mother and her young son.

09/18/2012

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St. James Regional Catholic School, Made Up Of Students From 2 Closed Catholic Schools, Opens Its Doors

With joyful songs and the bishop’s blessing, Saint James Regional Catholic School opened its doors on Wednesday morning, marking a new era for the Archdiocese.

09/05/2012

The Words

Bradley Cooper Speaks To CBS 3 About New Film, ‘The Words’

It’s been described as a movie within a book within a story, but our Nicole Brewer got an inside look at “The Words,” when she sat down with the star (and executive producer) of the film Bradley Cooper, as well as the writers and directors Brian Klugman and Lee Sternthal.

08/29/2012

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Elderly Woman, Vietnam Vet Son Beaten In Cobbs Creek Invasion

An open heart led an elderly woman to open her door, which in turn opened her up to a brutal attack.

07/31/2012

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Montgomery County Girl Raises Money For Victims Of Abuse

From learning Hebrew to reciting the Torah, 12-year-old Kelsey Hirsch may seem ready for her Bat Mitzvah, but she’s got a few more bracelets to sell.

07/24/2012

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Locals & Former PSU Football Players React To NCAA’s Sanctions

NCAA President Mark Emmert outlined Penn State’s punishment, but the public also had plenty to say.

07/23/2012

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Local Triplet Brothers Enlist In The Air Force

When 18-year-old Maxwell Koder stepped up for his country, his brothers Brandon and Michael weren’t far behind.

07/16/2012

North Phila Shooting July 11, 2012

Man In Critical Condition After Being Shot With Baby Daughter In The Car

A baby girl was spared, but her father was shot several times inside his black Nissan Altima, which was parked at the corner of 4th and Jefferson Streets shortly before 10 a.m.

07/11/2012

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Teachers: Threats Accompany Strike In Neshaminy School District

As the Neshaminy Federation of Teachers heads into day three of its second strike this year, the union contends with more than an expired contract.

06/06/2012

Experts: Deleted Photos Might Remain On Facebook Servers For Months, Even Years

Just because you deleted a picture doesn’t mean it’s gone. An investigation by technology website Ars Technica reveals that deleted photos on Facebook actually remain on network servers.

02/08/2012

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Social Media Website Pinterest Gaining Local Followers

Users are head over heels for Pinterest, a two-year-old social bookmarking site that lets users collect and share ideas via virtual pin boards.

02/02/2012

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Survey: 1 In 4 Philadelphians Living In Poverty

27-percent of Philadelphians live below the poverty line. It’s a number that has risen four percent in the last 10 years, according to a U.S. Census Bureau report, released today.

09/22/2011

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