Showboat Owner Planning $100M Water Park In Atlantic CityThe owner of Atlantic City’s Showboat hotel plans to build a $100 million year-round indoor water park next to it and will break ground in August, he said Wednesday. Katie Johnston reports.
Toll Prices To Be Hiked By 36% On New Jersey Turnpike, 27% On Garden State Parkway In SeptemberThe New Jersey Turnpike Authority is hiking up toll prices by 27% on the Garden State Parkway and 36% on the Turnpike, beginning Sept. 13. Katie Johnston reports.
Teen Dies After Jumping Off Cliff At Pennsylvania DamA 16-year-old Monroe County boy died after jumping off a cliff at a dam in northeastern Pennsylvania, authorities said. Katie Johnston reports.
AP Poll: Only 49% Percent Of Americans Would Get Future Vaccine For COVID-1942% of people who don't want the vaccine say they are afraid of catching COVID-19 from it.
Pennsylvania Woman Hid Grandmother's Remains In Freezer For 16 Years So Social Security Checks Would ContinueA York County woman was charged Wednesday with hiding her grandmother’s remains in a freezer so the dead woman's Social Security checks would continue. Katie Johnston reports.
Police: Man Causes $3,000 Worth Of Damage To Vehicle While Posing On Top Of Roof, Hood For Photos In Center CityPolice are looking for a man who caused thousands of dollars worth of damage to a vehicle while posing on its roof and hood for a picture in Center City. Katie Johnston reports.
South Jersey Judge Whose Anti-Rape Advice Was ‘Close Your Legs’ Loses JobA judge who suggested that a woman seeking a restraining order could “close your legs” to prevent a sexual assault was removed from the bench Tuesday by the New Jersey Supreme Court and permanently barred from presiding over a courtroom. Katie Johnston reports.
Picky Eating Linked To Demanding Parents Who Limit Foods, Study SaysFrustrated with your child’s picky eating? If you’re trying to fix the problem by becoming the food police, you’re probably making your child’s habit of picky eating worse. Katie Johnston reports.
State Police: 2-Year-Old Fatally Shot At Pennsylvania HomeThe shooting occurred Sunday afternoon in East Penn, according to state police in Carbon County. The child was taken to a hospital but died there a short time later. Katie Johnston reports.
Death Of Lehigh Valley Man Fleeing Cops Ruled Accidental DrowningThe death of a Lehigh Valley man who jumped into an eastern Pennsylvania river while fleeing from police this week has been ruled an accidental drowning. Katie Johnston reports.
Delaware Man Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Multiple PoniesA man has been arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting multiple ponies at the New Castle County Carousel Park and Equestrian Center. New Castle County police announced the arrest of 31-year-old Michael Riego on Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
Pennsylvania Jobless Rate Hits 15.1%, State Labor Department SaysPennsylvania’s unemployment rate skyrocketed in April at the height of the state's pandemic-driven shutdown to its highest rate in over four decades of record-keeping, the state Department of Labor and Industry said Friday. Katie Johnston reports.
Watch ‘Rocky’ With Sylvester Stallone Tonight As Part Of CAA’s ‘Screening Room With The Stars’Sylvester Stallone, the star and writer of the beloved Philly sports classic Rocky, will host a live-stream showing of the movie on Facebook tonight. Katie Johnston reports.
South Jersey Woman Accused Of Fatally Beating Wife With Wine Chiller Arrested In TexasMayra Gavilanez-Alectus, 48, of Brick, was arrested Wednesday in Houston, the Ocean County Prosecutor’s Office announced Thursday. Katie Johnston reports.
U.S. Colleges Are Pledging To Reopen This Fall With Dramatic Changes To Campus LifeGrowing numbers of U.S. colleges are pledging to reopen this fall, with dramatic changes to campus life to keep the coronavirus at bay. Katie Johnston reports.
Six Flags Great Adventure Safari Drive-Thru To Reopen May 30, Advance Reservations RequiredSix Flags Great Adventure has announced an opening date for its Safari drive-thru. The park in Jackson, New Jersey will reopen May 30 with new safety procedures in place. Katie Johnston reports.
‘You Can’t Take Everything At Face Value’: New Jersey, Other States, Work to Fight Virus MisinformationNew Jersey’s top homeland security official received nearly nonstop calls in early March from grocery chains, trucking companies and other logistics firms wanting to know if rumors of an impending national lockdown were true. Katie Johnston reports.
Nearly 50 Pennsylvania Nursing Homes Reported 20 Or More Deaths Related To COVID-19, Data ShowsAfter weeks of delay, state health officials released a list of 557 long-term care facilities in Pennsylvania reporting cases of the novel coronavirus among residents or staff. Katie Johnston reports.
Johnson & Johnson Will Stop Selling Talc-Based Baby PowderJohnson & Johnson is abandoning a product that it may be most identified with and has been selling for more than 100 years -- talc-based baby powder. Katie Johnston reports.
Eagles Could Lose Over $200 Million In Stadium Revenue If Season Is Played Without Fans, Report SaysThere seems to be very little chance at this point that there will be full stadiums when and if the NFL kicks off its season this fall. Katie Johnston reports.
Phillies' Aaron Nola, Yuengling Team Up For Fundraiser To Benefit Hospitality Workers Impacted By PandemicPhillies All-Star Aaron Nola and Yuengling have teamed up to help Pennsylvania bar and restaurant workers impacted by COVID-19. Katie Johnston reports.
Annie Glenn, Widow Of Astronaut John Glenn, Dies Of COVID-19 Complications In Minn. Nursing HomeAnnie Glenn, the widow of astronaut and U.S. Sen. John Glenn and a communication disorders advocate, has died. She was 100-years-old. Katie Johnston reports.
Lawsuit Seeking To Hold Cosmo DiNardo's Parents Liable In Bucks County Murders Can ContinueA Philadelphia judge has ruled that a portion of a civil lawsuit seeking to hold the parents of a Bucks County man who pleaded guilty to killing four men liable for his actions can move forward. Katie Johnston reports.
Montour County Man Dies After Being Overcome By Fumes In Silo, Son RescuedThe county coroner’s office says 45-year-old Abraham Stoltzfus and his 16-year-old son entered the 60-foot grass silo Friday morning on the farm between Washingtonville and Jerseytown. Katie Johnston reports.