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A home being rebuilt with the help of 'Brigstrong' photo credit: Tim Jimenez

The Cleanup Continues A Year And A Half After Super Storm Sandy

It has been a year-and-a-half since Sandy ravaged parts of the Jersey shore and many communities are still trying to pick up the pieces.


(Mayor Michael Nutter delivers his 2014-2015 budget address to City Council.  Image from City of Phila. TV)

Mayor Nutter Renews His Calls To State Lawmakers To Let The City Tax Cigarettes For Cash-Strapped Schools

The 2014 edition of the Philadelphia school district budget crisis will soon get underway and Mayor Nutter is renewing his call for Harrisburg to let the city tax cigarettes.


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Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Paramedics Going The Extra Mile For Patients

Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital has developed a unique program to serve its community.


Meg Sharp Walton Credit:  Michelle Durham

Delaware River Mansion Decks The Halls For A Special Christmas Celebration

Executive Director of Glen Foerd on the Delaware Meg Sharp Walton describes the origin of this year’s Celtic theme.


(Chris Hemsworth stars in "Thor: The Dark World.") (credit: Walt Disney Studios)

Weekend Box Office Report: Thor Hammers The Competition

Thor: The Dark World debuted with an estimated whopping $86-million and a runaway first-place finish on its initial box-office weekend.


(The Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, PA. Credit: Steve Tawa)

Grace Kelly Exhibit Opens In Doylestown

The Michener Art Museum in Doylestown, Bucks County is playing host to Grace Kelly, celebrating her work and life as an actress and iconic figure.


(Sandra Bullock stars in "Gravity.")

Weekend Box Office Review: Gravity Pulls Off Another Big Win

It earned an estimated $31-million.


Binge Drinking

MADD Fights Battle Against Underage Drinking

Their campaign against underage drinking is making inroads, says MADD’s national president Jan Withers.


(Sandra Bullock stars in "Gravity.")

Weekend Box Office Report: Gravity Can’t Be Held Down By Competition

By Bill Wine PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — Gravity continued to exert its pull on multiplex moviegoers. The science fiction thriller finished first at the box office for the second straight weekend, earning an estimated $44-million. The […]


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New Innovation Attempts To Block Pain

The study was done on 46 patients who received peripheral nerve stimulation between 2005 and 2012.


(The state capitol in Harrisburg.  File photo)

PA Lawmakers Return After Summer Recess

Capitol insiders continue to handicap the chances for passage this fall of the three big items on Governor Corbett’s agenda: transportation funding, privatization of liquor sales, and pension reform.


file photo (credit: American Cancer Society)

Fighting Cancer One Family Member At A Time

Cater it to their age, preschool children need to be told you’re sick in simplistic terms.


Photo Credit: Cherri Gregg

Queen Village Residents Take Fecal Matters Into Their Own Hands

It’s no surprise that doggy doo-doo became a smelly point of contention between those residents who own dogs and those who don’t.


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Deadline For Philadelphia Homestead Exemption Draws Near

The exemption chops 30-thousand dollars off the value of your home, and that in turn decreases your property taxes up to about 400-dollars.


Sherisse, Antwoinne and their two year old son Jordon (credit: Michelle Durham)

Locals React To News Of Royal Baby’s Birth

The Duchess of Cambridge has safely delivered the next heir to the British Throne, and locals are giving their local opinion about the newest Prince.