(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Laws Regulating Tattoo Parlors Vary

There’s no federal law that applies to tattoo parlors, but there are state and local laws that govern tattooing.


Ant and Rob take a break from the show for a quick picture during Ink Fest. (Andrew Porter/94WIP)

WIP Afternoons Presents Ink Fest

Fans pledge their allegiance to the Eagles at WIP’s Ink Fest.


Women of the Convention (Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Certain Tattoo Products Sold On Internet Have Been Recalled

The Food and Drug Administration is warning tattoo parlors, their customers and those buying at-home tattoo kits that not all tattoo ink is safe.


(Stephanie Black shows two tattoos on her wrists that she will have removed.  Photo by Lynne Adkins)

Tattoos Proving a Roadblock For Some Job Seekers

Want a career in the military or in certain police departments? That visible tattoo could be a problem.


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Tattoo Arts Convention Gets Ready To Ink Up Philadelphia This Weekend

The annual Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention is drawing thousands to the Pennsylvania Convention center this weekend.


(Olde City Tattoo Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Tattoo Parlor Regulations

There is no federal law that governs tattoo practices or parlors but there are state regulations.


(Photos from Camden County prosecutor's office)

Police Release New Information About Man’s Body Found In Haddonfield

Camden County law enforcement is asking for the public’s help in identifying a man’s body found in a wooded area of Haddonfield Borough Monday afternoon.


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Camden County Police Seek Suspects In Attempted Child Luring Incident

The Camden County Police Department is asking for the public’s help to identify two suspects involved in a potential child luring incident Monday morning in Morgan Village.


(Members of the Bristol Tattoo Club and friends, clowning around while setting up at the Convention Center.  Credit: Cherri Gregg)

Professional Inkers Arrive in Philadelphia For Annual Convention

The 15th annual Tattoo Artists Convention is kicking off at the Pennsylvania Convention Center.


(Credit: Randall E. Scott)

Poll: Tattoos Very Popular In New Jersey

It seems like New Jersey is more than the Garden State — it is the Tattoo State, too.


(Olde City Tattoo Credit: Mike DeNardo)

Just Like Everybody Else, Tattoo Aficionados Find Affinity Online

For some businesses, social media just fits.


(Cay, left, and Ash of "Vicious Ink Philly" in Kensington.  Credit: John McDevitt)

Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention Opens at Convention Center

More than 600 tattoo artists from around the world are participating in the country’s largest tattoo arts convention.