From the history of the Liberty Bell to how Philadelphia streets got their names, The Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Lee Arnold knows a lot about the City of Brotherly Love. How much do you know?
The Historical Society of Pennsylvania, despite its name, isn't just for Pennsylvania history. The society can help discover family history from families all across the east coast, says Dr. Lee Arnold.
Its hard to walk past the homeless without wanting to help, especially during the holiday season, but organizations that support the homeless say that while it might sound cold, you shouldn't do it. Rosemary Connors sits down with Director of Philadelphia's Office of Homeless Services, Liz Hersh, to talk about what you should do if you see someone struggling.
Many people will soon be filing their federal income taxes and waiting for the refund, but others may not want to wait-- opting to get their money immediately. Rosemary Connors talks with Philadelphia Department of Revenue Deputy Commissioner, Marisa Waxman, about why getting your money fast could end up costing you big bucks, despite the temptation.
A heroin crisis is growing in our communities and if you think it is not not really a problem in the suburbs, you would be dead wrong. NBC10's Rosemary Connors sits down with Councilman David White of Delaware County who is a member of the Delaware County Heroin Task Force to talk about the rise in overdose deaths.
For the first time in 8 years, the number of pre-term babies in the United States has gone up. Prenatal care is key, but as NBC10's Tracy Davidson discovered, there are underlying causes that doctors still don't understand. Recently, Tracy sat down with the director from the Maternal Health Research Program at the University of Pennsylvania, Dr. Michal Elovitz, to discuss.