Nicole Brewer joined CBS 3 and The CW Philly’s Eyewitness News team in April, 2008 as local television’s first digital journalist, reporting primarily for the station’s websites. She is currently a general assignment reporter weekdays on the CBS 3 and The CW Philly 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 and her husband, Kellen, reside in the Society Hill section of Philadelphia.
Call it a Facebook facelift. In an interview with CBS’ 60 Minutes, founder Mark Zuckerberg announced the new layout would appear less like an extended scrapbook and more like a mini-biography.
By Nicole Brewer: Well, it’s one way to clear airport security … don’t wear any clothes! A former Playboy bunny stripped down to her underwear and panties to avoid a pat down by airport security.
By Nicole Brewer: Has NASA discovered extra-terrestrial life? That’s question after the U.S. space agency announced plans to hold a news conference (at 2 p.m. EST) with scientists who study unusual life forms.
There’s a free iPhone app that could make its 400 stores easier to find.
By Nicole Brewer: They’ve made a name for themselves through their good looks and lavish lifestyle. Now, Kim and her sisters Khloe and Courtney Kardashian want to help you ‘keep up’ with your child’s spending.
By Nicole Brewer: When I first met my husband, I “knew” he was a man I could marry. Still, it took eight years before I was ready to walk down the aisle.
By Nicole Brewer: We spend an average of forty hours per week with our co-workers. But, if your 9-5 seems more like an eternity, here are the most common reasons why …
Farmer was rated on Honestly.com. Think Yelp, but for people. It’s a new website where anyone with a Facebook account rate just about anyone else.
The London School of Business and Finance has developed a Facebook application to host course material, video lectures and student discussions.
By Nicole Brewer: Air travelers prefer self-service options to traditional tasks handled by agents, according to an industry survey. But, would you be willing to check your own bag?
By Nicole Brewer: Social media stepped up its game this election season, prompting millions of Americans to sign on and share their experience at the polls. Twitter, Facebook, Google and Foursquare led the virtual path with election-inspired applications to track voter involvement.
That’s the question a panel of experts – that advise the government – will attempt to answer as they discuss which preventive care options should be covered by ObamaCare.