Stephanie Ballesteros

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Stephanie Ballesteros joined the CBS Philly digital team in February 2017 as a Digital Content Producer.

Stephanie covers breaking news, feature and lifestyle content. She also produces content for the CBS Philly social media pages.

Stephanie is a native of South Florida and attended the University of Florida, where she majored in Broadcast Journalism. Go Gators!

Throughout college, Stephanie worked at the student-run TV station on campus, WUFT-TV. She was also a reporter/producer for the university’s Spanish radio program, AM850 Noticias en Español.

Prior to moving to Philadelphia, Stephanie was a web producer at WAVY, the NBC station in Hampton Roads, Virginia and at WSVN, the FOX station in Miami, where she began her career in news.

Stephanie is proud to call Philly home. When she’s not in the newsroom, you can find her exploring the city.

You can email her news tips and story ideas at

New Jersey Police Issue Stern Warning To Pot Smokers On 420

You may want to think twice before lighting up that joint today. 

CBS 3–04/20/2018

Bizarre Police Sketch Of Burglary Suspect In England Goes Viral

Bizarre Police Sketch Of Burglary Suspect In England Goes Viral

No, it’s not a new Snapchat filter.


Sylvester Stallone Shares Excitement On Instagram As Filming For ‘Creed II’ Begins In Philly  

Sylvester Stallone has officially jumped back into the ring as filming for “Creed 2” begins. 


Manischewitz Asking Adam Sandler To Write ‘The Passover Song’

The company is even promising the comedian free Manischewitz products for life. 


Disturbing Items Found In Backpack Of Man Accused Of Sexually Abusing Young Girls

Philadelphia Police say they have discovered several disturbing items inside a backpack belonging to a man accused of sexually abusing at least two young girls.


Wheel Of Fortune Puzzle Reminds Everyone 'Eagles Are Super Bowl Champions'

Wheel Of Fortune Puzzle Reminds Everyone ‘Eagles Are Super Bowl Champions’

Monday night’s Wheel of Fortune puzzle may be one of the best puzzle answers of all time. 


Drinking Wine Helps The Brain Clear Toxins, Say Researchers

A glass of wine can help clear the mind, but new research has found it can actually help “clean” the mind.


Eagles Fans Bring Urns, Scatter Loved Ones' Ashes At Victory Parade

Eagles Fans Bring Urns, Scatter Loved Ones’ Ashes At Victory Parade

Some Eagles fans have waited a lifetime to see the Birds bring home the Lombardi Trophy.


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Did Someone Ride An Ostrich In Philly Following Super Bowl Win?

There have been rumors circulating online that Sunday night’s Super Bowl celebrations included an alleged ostrich ride through Philly.


Empire State Building Lights Up Green For Eagles, NYC Not So Happy About it

Empire State Building Lights Up Green For Eagles, NYC Not So Happy About it

The Empire State Building in New York City was lit up green in honor of the Super Bowl champs – the Philadelphia Eagles!


Police: Man Hits Trooper, Horse As Officers Try To Disperse Crowd

Police: Man Hits Trooper, Horse As Officers Try To Disperse Crowd Outside Linc

A man was arrested Sunday during an Eagles tailgate after he allegedly hit a Pennsylvania State Police Corporal and his horse. 


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Police: Backpack With 10,000 Heroin Packets Found In Middle School Parking Lot

Police have arrested a woman after a backpack filled with heroin was found in the parking lot of a middle school in Bensalem Township. 


Facebook Using Artificial Intelligence To Help Prevent Suicide

Facebook is launching a new tool to help prevent suicide. 


Local Man Pays For Toys On Layaway At Cherry Hill Toys“R”Us

‘Secret Santa’ Pays For Layaway Orders At New Jersey Toys“R”Us

A Secret Santa in New Jersey is making sure kids’ Christmas wishes get fulfilled this year. 


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Australia’s National Dish Is Making Its Way To 76ers Games 

The Philadelphia 76ers will now be selling Australia’s national dish – the beef pie. 


Professor Placed On Leave Following Threats Over Las Vegas Massacre Tweets

A Drexel professor has been placed on administrative leave after a series of tweets where he suggested mass shootings like the Las Vegas massacre are always carried out by white men because of “white supremacist patriarchy.”


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Kevin Hart Pledges To Send 10 Philly Kids To College

Philadelphia native Kevin Hart has made a pledge to send 10 kids from his hometown to college.


Police On The Hunt For Serial Egg Thief In Berks County

Police On The Hunt For Serial Egg Thief In Berks County

A surveillance image shows the suspect on Aug. 1 looking through the family’s cooler outside their home on Hunter Forge Road.


Officers Help Elderly Man Delivering Food To Homeless Shelter After Truck Breaks Down

Officers Help Elderly Man Delivering Food To Homeless Shelter After Truck Breaks Down

An inspiring story out of Chester County, after officers stop to help an 84-year-old man on his way to deliver food to a homeless shelter.


Community Comes Together To Support Family After Son Passes Away

A community in Quakertown is coming together to show their support after a young boy loses his life in a tragic accident. 


New Jersey Teen Looking To Thank Generous Tipper

A teenager in New Jersey needs your help in locating a customer she says left a very generous tip.


Boy’s Family Requests Mourners To Dress As Superheroes

A little boy’s family in Gloucester County is asking mourners to dress as superheroes as they say their last goodbyes. 


Former Lehigh County Teacher Charged With Inappropriate Contact With Students

A former Lehigh County teacher is accused of having inappropriate contact with at least three underage students.


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Police: Noose Found Hanging Outside Prominent Center City Landmarks For Second Time In 2 Weeks

Police say the noose was found on a tree near 18th and Lombard Streets.


2 Injured In Crash Involving Tractor-Trailer In Evesham Township

2 Injured In Crash Involving Tractor-Trailer In Evesham Township

Two people were injured after a tractor-trailer collided with a car in Evesham Township, Thursday morning.


Former Bucks County Football Coach Charged With Sexually Assaulting 3 Juveniles

A former West Chester football coach has been charged with sexually assaulting three juveniles.


Overturned Tractor-Trailer Causing Traffic Problems On North I-95 In Delaware

Road Reopens After Tractor-Trailer Overturns On I-95 In Delaware

An overturned tractor-trailer in New Castle County caused major delays on I-95 during the morning commute Wednesday.


Investigation Underway After Video Shows Wildwood Officer Punching Man

Investigation Underway After Video Shows Wildwood Officer Punching Man

A Wildwood Police officer is on desk duty after a video surfaced on social media showing the officer punching a man.


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Police: Taxi Driver Shot, Robbed In Fairmount

A cab driver was shot during a robbery in the Philadelphia’s Fairmount section, say police. 



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