CBS 3/CW Philly’s 6th Annual Phone Bank For Ronald McDonald House Charities® Raises More Than $1.1 Million
CBS 3 and The CW Philly’s sixth annual Ronald McDonald House Charities Phone Bank, a 14-hour on-air fundraiser that aired live across both television stations, raised more than $1.1 million today. The phone bank brought in exactly $1,176,590, its largest total to date, upping the funds raised for the charity to more than $ 5.1 million since the first phone bank in 2010.
Yesterday’s high of 61° was great, but it is unreasonable to expect to see that every day in mid-March.
CBS 3’s Beasley Reece sat down with CBSPhilly.com to share his thoughts on the Eagles off-season news.
Rich covers a New York Times story on Iran and ISIS, a controversy at the University of Texas and a cop who is in trouble for a Facebook post. He talks to a student writer from USA Today, Dr. Mazz, and author Kirk Honeycutt.
Rich pondered the punishment for a student who make vulgar attacks against former Major League pitcher Curt Schilling’s daughter on Twitter, the Eagles trade of LeSean McCoy and a Vermont town’s proposal to lower the voting age. He also spoke with La Salle Professor Michael Boyle, CBS 3 Meteorologist Kate Bile, and author Lenore Skenazy.
Rich discussed a mother’s plot to teach her son a lesson by staging his kidnapping, New Jersey Governor Chris Christie’s disastrous trip to London and body builders using breast milk to bulk up.
The folks at Weatherist.com scoured the country and compiled a list of America’s favorite weathercasters and our own Kate Bilo is one of the 18 finalists.
Rich explained his opposition to President Obama being interviewed on YouTube, the latest in the takeover of Atlantic City, and McDonald’s continued financial struggles. He also talked with foreign policy analyst Paul Bonicelli about the death of the King of Saudi Arabia.
Classmates honored Michael Shelly on Friday as he continues his battle with cancer.
At this time last year, Philadelphia had already received 20.2″ of snow. So far in 2015, only 0.1″ have fallen.
Chris May, Jessica Dean And Kathy Orr Host ‘Celebrate 2015′ Live Fireworks Special December 31st, 11:30 PM On CBS 3
CBS 3 will once again ring in the New Year with a live broadcast of Penn’s Landing’s New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular.
Today will be the nicest day of the week. No rain to speak of as sun mixes with clouds for a dry day. Highs will fall just a bit short of average.
It looks like we could be in for a slightly warmer start to the winter in the Delaware Valley.
The alleged incident happened around 6pm Friday near 20th Street and Oregon Avenue.
Rich covered all angles of the Ferguson grand jury decision not charging police officer Darren Wilson in the killing of Michael Brown. He also talked to New Jersey Assemblyman Troy Singleton about a rape law he’s proposed and CBS 3 Meteorologist Kate Bilo about tomorrow’s storm.