(Some of the ivory items seized from the store of Victor Gordon.  File photo from CBS3)

Philadelphia Store Owner Gets Prison Time For Smuggling Elephant Ivory Into U.S.

On four occasions beginning in 2006, Gordon paid a smuggler to acquire the ivory directly from Africa and then secret it into the U.S. through JFK International Airport in New York City.


(Credit:  Colleen Geary.  Used with permission)

Some Philadelphia Kids Share Art Class With a Circus Elephant in Center City

Kelly Anne the circus elephant was brought to Franklin Square as a special guest during an art session for some lucky children.