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Local Animal Rescue Organization Raising Funds For Dogs In Need

A New Jersey based animal rescue has set up funding several websites in hopes of boosting their resources to help treat sick dogs.



Fire Breaks Out At North Philadelphia Shelter

Approximately 100 people were evacuated after a fire at a shelter in Philadelphia early Monday morning.


Thousands Across Chester County Remain In The Dark After Ice Storm

With no place else to go, families with no heat and no power are finding shelter here at the Lionville Middle School in Exton.


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Langhorne Woman Gets Creative To Reduce Overpopulation Of Animals In Shelters

“Glad Dogs Nation” gathers kids play things, like stuffed animals, and transforms them into pet toys and then sells them on the internet.


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Bucks County Activates Code Blue Following Tuesday’s Batch Of Snow

On Tuesday morning, Bucks County activated a Code Blue warning.


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Jon Bon Jovi To Visit ‘Joseph’s House’ In Camden

Jon Bon Jovi is keeping his commitment to help the residents of Camden. On Wednesday, November 6th, he will visit the future home of Joseph’s House in Camden.


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An Animal Shelter Celebrates A Major Milestone

The Philadelphia Animal Welfare Society or PAWS recently rescued it’s 10,000th animal and a new campaign has been launched to save 10,000 more.


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Philadelphia Animal Care & Control In Desperate Need Of Fosters

According to ACCT, 399 animals were surrendered to them over the weekend, and with only 12 cages free for new intakes, the situation is dire.


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Covenant House Holds Biggest Fundraiser Of The Year, Brings In Broadway Stars

A local shelter for homeless teens is holding its biggest fundraiser of the year Monday night.


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Campbell Soup Company Employees Bring Holiday Cheer To Needy Families In Camden

Needy families throughout Camden can expect welcomed gifts this holiday season – all thanks to local organizations.


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Give A Dog A Bone Organization Hosts Event For Doggie Donations

Later this week, animal lovers are invited to a restaurant on the Main Line for an event to benefit shelter dogs.


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Delaware County Devising ‘Plan B’ To Deal With Strays

The SPCA extended its deadline for helping communities with strays until year’s end when it was thought a new shelter and operator would be in place in Darby. But that is not going to happen, according to Tom Judge, Junior


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Mayor’s Office: ‘Use Common Sense,’ Leave Flood-Prone Areas

Here in Philadelphia, officials continue to monitor the approach of Hurricane Irene.


One ice cream shop in Sea Isle City is boarded up in preparation for the storm. (Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Thousands In New Jersey Take Shelter From Irene

Hurricane Irene forced evacuations of coastal communities in New Jersey, but there are a few holdouts.


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Hurricane Evacuation Centers In New Jersey

Hurricane evacuation centers are being set up throughout New Jersey.