<![CDATA[NBC 10 Philadelphia - News as Seen On]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcphiladelphia.com/on-air/as-seen-on http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/NBC10_40x125.png NBC 10 Philadelphia http://www.nbcphiladelphia.comen-usSun, 24 Sep 2017 01:16:19 -0400Sun, 24 Sep 2017 01:16:19 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[New Members to NBC10 Team]]> Tue, 12 Sep 2017 10:17:38 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Dray+Clark+Steve+Sosna+Reporters+NBC10.jpg

NBC10 is welcoming two Philadelphia-area natives home.

Meteorologist Steven Sosna and reporter/anchor Dray Clark will join NBC10 in the coming weeks. Sosna will begin giving forecasts in mid-Septemeber while Clark will join Rosemary Connors on the NBC10 Mornings weekend anchor desk in October.

“We are thrilled to have Steve and Dray join NBC10 and return to their hometown of Philadelphia,” Anzio Williams, vice president of news for NBC10 and Telemundo62, said. “Both are extremely talented and demonstrate an unparalleled drive to provide viewers with reliable information through impactful storytelling and connecting with the community.”

A Montgomery County native, Sosna was born in Sellersville and raised in Lansdale, Pennsylvania. He comes to NBC10 from NBC 4 in New York where he was senior weather producer and fill-in on-air meteorologist for MSNBC. Sosna is also one of the first meteorologists to use NBCUniversal Owned Stations’ state-of-the-art mobile Doppler radar StormRanger to track Tropical Storm Hermine.

Sosna graduated from Kean University and earned a bachelor’s degree in Earth Science with a concentration in atmospheric science. He is a member of the American Meteorology Society and National Weather Association. Prior to joining NBC 4 New York, Sosna worked at KAAL-TV in Rochester, Minnesota where he was a weekday morning meteorologist and on occasion appeared on KSTP-TV in Minneapolis-St. Paul, Minnesota. He started his career at NBC 4 New York recording local weather updates for NBC Weather Plus and was a freelance meteorologist for News 12 Connecticut and News 12 Weather and Traffic.

Born and raised in Chester, Delaware County, Dray Clark has worked in television for 17 years. He comes to NBC10 from WABC in New York. Prior to that, Clark worked for five years as a reporter and anchor at KYW-TV in Philadelphia. He has also worked at television stations in Cleveland, Ohio, Grand Rapids, Michigan and Macon, Georgia, where he landed his first television job in 2000.

Clark has earned numerous awards and nominations including three Emmy awards for his reporting as well as awards from the Associated Press and Press Club of Cleveland. He earned a bachelor’s degree in English from Lincoln University. Clark is also a member of the esteemed Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.



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<![CDATA[Time's Running Out to Be a Champion in Action]]> Tue, 15 Aug 2017 13:14:48 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Time_is_Running_Out_Champions_in_Action_Deadline_Coming_Up.jpg

The deadline to apply to be the next Citizens Bank Champions in Action is quickly approaching. The Champions in Action program gives support for small non-profits.

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<![CDATA[Backpack-a-Thon]]> Fri, 11 Aug 2017 11:40:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Backpack-A-Thon.jpg

NBC10's Tracy Davidson and Jessica Boyington help kids in need get what they need for school at a Backpack-a-Thon at Lincoln Financial Field.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 News Today: Now Starting at 4 a.m.]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 22:00:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/vlcsnap-2017-07-28-18h06m11s76.png

NBC10 News Today now starts at 4 a.m. We're on first, because you come first.

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<![CDATA[Tour de Shore Charity Bike Ride Rolls From Philly to AC]]> Fri, 28 Jul 2017 12:54:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/30th_Annual_Tour_De_Shore_Charity_Bike_Ride.jpg

NBC10’s Deanna Durante gets the details on Irish Pub Tour de Shore that has been raising money for the families of fallen first reponders and police-based community initiatives for the past three decades.

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<![CDATA[Halloween Candy Displays Before School Starts?]]> Wed, 26 Jul 2017 07:15:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Halloween_Candy_Displays_Before_School_Starts_.jpg

When is too soon to start shopping for trick-or-treaters?

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<![CDATA[Corporate Social Responsibility Report]]> Mon, 10 Jul 2017 09:48:05 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Corporate_Social_Responsibility_Report.jpg

Comcast has just released its annual Corporate Social Responsibility Report. NBC10's Rosemary Connors joins Dalila Wilson-Scott, and Suzanne Garber to discuss Comcast's impact on the community. 

Comcast is the parent company of NBC10.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Rides in Independence Day Parade]]> Wed, 05 Jul 2017 10:23:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/The_United_States_of_America_Independence_Day_Parade.jpg

NBC10's StormRanger10 joined the parade along with the NBC10 float that includes some of the NBC10 team (look at Matt DeLucia wave the American flag) and the Tri Valley Brass Band.

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<![CDATA[Star of 'Spider-Man: Homecoming' Talks Superhero Story]]> Thu, 22 Jun 2017 13:59:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Spiderman_Homecoming.jpg

NBC10's Vai Sikahema joins actor Jacob Batalon to discuss his role in the upcoming summer blockbuster "Spider-Man: Homecoming."

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<![CDATA[NBC10 at Issue: Slot Machines at Pennsylvania Restaurants? ]]> Sun, 18 Jun 2017 00:16:58 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/slot_machines_shutterstock_25219162.jpg

On the latest episode of NBC10 @Issue: Slot machines could soon be on the menu at Pennsylvania restaurants and bars. Some lawmakers are betting that the slot machines and other gambling changes will boost state revenue. Others say it's a bad deal for seniors and schools.

Also, NBC10 First Alert Weather chief meteorologist Glenn Schwartz reveals his summer forecast.

Finally, fact check. Could workers thank President Trump for a new coal mine in Pennsylvania? While the president thinks so, we'll tell you if our partners at factcheck.org agree.

LINK: Blue Star Families partners with 19 Philly museums to provide free access to military families this summer.

 

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<![CDATA[Rita's Water Ice Honors Childhood Cancer Hero]]> Tue, 18 Jul 2017 08:27:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Rita_s_Water_Ice_Honors_Max_Libby_In_Elkins_Park.jpg

This Wednesday, Rita's honors Max Libby as "Chief Ice Maker" in Elkins Park thanks to Alex's Lemonade Stand.

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<![CDATA[NBC10, Telemundo 62 Are No. 1 at 11]]> Fri, 26 May 2017 09:37:31 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NBc10+News+at+11.jpg

NBC10 and Telemundo62 are No. 1 at 11 p.m. thanks to you, our viewers.

WCAU’s NBC10 News at 11 p.m. was the most-watched late newscast among adults 25 to 54 years old in the Philadelphia television market during May 2017, according to Nielsen. The newscast’s 1.9 rating was a 19 percent increase over May 2016.

Additionally, Telemundo62 / WWSI’s Noticiero Telemundo62 at 11 p.m. was the most-watched Spanish language late news in May 2017 among adults 18 to 49 (a 54 percent increase year over year) and adults 25 to 54 (a 31 percent increase). Telemundo62’s ratings grew from May 2016 in both demographics – by 54 percent among Adults 18 to 49, and by 31 percent among Adults 25 to 54.

"Reaching and serving our audience on-air, online, onsite and on-demand makes NBC10 and Telemundo62 a vital part of the community," Ric Harris, president and general manager of NBC10 and Telemundo62, said. "We’re proud of the teamwork and passion that goes into serving our audience every day. Our goal is to deliver the best content, promotion, and showcasing in every newscast across all platforms. To do that on both stations, in English and in Spanish, is a huge win for us and the community."


This marks the first time since 2004 that NBC10 ranked No. 1 at 11 in the highly-competitive May sweeps and the first time at No. 1 during a non-Olympic sweep since February of 2005.

Additionally to being Philly’s news leader at 11 p.m., NBC10 Weekday Mornings from 4:30 to 6 a.m. and NBC10 Weekdays from 4 to 6 p.m. remained No. 2 among adults 25 to 54.

Noticiero Telemundo62 at 5 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. came in at No. 1 in the market for Spanish-language broadcasts.

Congratulations to the entire NBC10 and Telemundo62 teams and thanks to you, our loyal viewers.



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<![CDATA[NBC10 Morning Team on the Road at Wawa]]> Wed, 24 May 2017 11:55:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/179*120/Ted+Greenberg+Tracy+Davidson+Vai+Sikahema.JPG

Tracy Davidson, Vai Sikahema, NBC10 First Alert Traffic reporter Jessica Boyington and NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Bill Henley took the #NBC10Mornings show on the road visiting an Atlantic County Wawa Wednesday.

The fifth stop on the months-long on-the-road tour was the new convenience store at 275 W. White Horse Pike (at Pomona Road) in Galloway, New Jersey. [[424071304, C]]

Wawa mascot Wally Goose joined in on the fun as the Morning Team, plus NBC10 Jersey Shore reporter Ted Greenberg, handed out free cups of coffee. Ted also shows how Wawa is helping out an area autism group. [[424027554, C]]

Some folks from nearby Stockton University also stopped by to say hello. [[424033744, C]]

What a great ride it's been.



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<![CDATA[NBC10 Morning Team on the Road at Wawa]]> Wed, 17 May 2017 10:10:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/198*120/Waw+Wednesday+Delaware.JPG

Tracy Davidson, Vai Sikahema, NBC10 First Alert Traffic reporter Jessica Boyington and NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Bill Henley took the #NBC10Mornings show on the road visiting a New castle County Wawa Wednesday.

The fourth stop on the months-long on-the-road tour was the convenience store at 2754 Pulaski Highway in Newark, Delaware. [[422726624, C]]

Wawa mascot Wally Goose joined in on the fun as the Morning Team, plus NBC10's Delaware reporter Tim Furlong (representing the 302), handed out free cups of coffee. Tim even signed Vai's "Delaware" shirt. [[422732864, C]]

Next week they will be stopping by the Wawa along White Horse Pike in Galloway, New Jersey.

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<![CDATA[NBC10 Morning Team on the Road at Wawa]]> Wed, 10 May 2017 13:27:06 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/190*120/Tracy+Davidson+Vai+Sikahema+Montco+Wawa.JPG

Tracy Davidson, Vai Sikahema, NBC10 First Alert Traffic reporter Jessica Boyington and NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Bill Henley took the #NBC10Mornings show on the road visiting a Montgomery County Wawa Wednesday. [[421843563, C]]

The third stop on the months-long on-the-road tour was the convenience store on DeKalb Pike in Center Square, Pennsylvania. [[421860473, C]]

Wawa mascot Wally Goose joined in on the fun as the Morning Team, plus NBC10's Montco reporter Deanna Durante, handed out free cups of coffee. Jessica even got to hold a very cool trophy won by local students. [[421852113, C]]

More stops on the tour -- next week the team will be at the Wawa on Pulaski Highway in Newark, Delaware -- are coming so stay tuned. [[421852553, C]]



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<![CDATA[NBC10 Mornings Team on the Road at Wawa]]> Wed, 03 May 2017 08:47:54 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/193*120/Tracy+Davidson+Vai+Sikahema+Jessica+Boyington.JPG

Tracy Davidson, Vai Sikahema, NBC10 First Alert Traffic reporter Jessica Boyington and NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Bill Henley took the #NBC10Mornings show on the road visiting a Camden County Wawa Wednesday.

The second stop on the months-long on-the-road tour was the convenience store on White Horse Pike in Barrington, New Jersey.

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Wawa mascot Wally Goose joined in on the fun as the Morning Team, joined by NBC10's Cydney Long, handed out free cups of coffee. NBC10's Jessica Boyington -- a New Jersey native -- got the scoop on getting gas pumped for you.

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More stops on the tour -- next week the morning show will be on the road at the Wawa along Dekalb Pike in Center Square, Montgomery County -- are coming so stay tuned.



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<![CDATA[Wawa Wednesdays Brings #NBC10Mornings Team to You]]> Wed, 26 Apr 2017 12:44:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/210*120/NBC10+Mornings+Wawa+Wednesday.JPG

Tracy Davidson, Vai Sikahema and Jessica Boyington took the #NBC10Mornings show on the road for the first Wawa Wednesday.

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The first stop on the months-long tour was the convenience store on Naamans Creek Road in Chadds Ford, Delaware County, Pennsylvania.

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Vai and Tracy handed out free cups of coffee while traffic reporter Jessica Boyington offered to was windshields and even pump gas (a strange act for a Jersey Girl). There was a DJ and Wawa mascot Wally Goose even made an appearance.

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More stops on the tour (next week the team will be in South Jersey at the Wawa along White Horse Pike in Barrington, Camden County) are coming so stay tuned.

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<![CDATA[Want an NBC10 Personality to Appear at Your Event?]]> Wed, 05 Apr 2017 14:57:00 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/NBC10+Logo+NBC10+Van.jpg

NBC10’s Community Relations Department works with many community-based and non-profit organizations throughout the Greater Philadelphia region.

If you would like to request a member of the NBC10 on-air talent team to serve as a speaker for an upcoming, community-based or non-profit event, please fill out the attached form and return to Karen.Funaro@nbcuni.com. Please be aware that all inquiries must be received at least three (3) months prior to the event and contain all requested information within the form. 

NBC10 Talent Appearance Request Form



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<![CDATA[Get Fit: NBC10 Morning Team's Workout Week]]> Fri, 03 Mar 2017 09:58:29 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/PhoneAppFitness.JPG

All week (Feb. 27 to March 3) on NBC10 News Today we're getting out of the studio and into the gym.

From building muscle, to improving sleep, to working out at home. The best new way to get healthy, no matter your schedule.

Plus the latest First Alert Weather & Traffic updates all morning from 4:30 a.m. to 7 a.m.

Looking for some workout tips and tricks? Fell free to follow these exercise regimens below. 

 



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<![CDATA[Champions in Action: Interim House]]> Fri, 13 Jan 2017 17:11:21 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/209*120/Champions+in+Aciton+Interim+House+Check.JPG NBC10, Telemundo 62, Citizens Bank and the Philadelphia Media Network teamed up to award West Mt. Airy's Interim House, a non-profit organization that helps women get a fresh start.

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<![CDATA[NBC10, Telemundo62 Award $100K to Local Nonprofits]]> Tue, 06 Dec 2016 10:40:33 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/21st-Century-Horizontal---HiRes.jpg

NBC10 and Telemundo62 partnered with the NBCUniversal Foundation and donated $100,000 in grants to three local nonprofits in the Philadelphia region as part of the 21st Century Solutions grant challenge.

The winning organization was Mighty Writers, they received $50,000. Camden City Garden Club and Norris Square Neighborhood Project were the runners-up and each received $25,000 grants.

"We're proud to support local nonprofits that are pursing ideas and innovative solutions to help our communities move forward," said Ric Harris, president and general manager of NBC10 and Telemundo62. "This year's 21st Century Solutions grant challenge winners are addressing many real life challenges that our communities face day-to-day and we're excited that these grants will help build stronger communities."

El Futuro's bilingual foundation, Mighty Writers, is focused on educating Spanish-speaking students in Philadelphia and helping them think and write with clarity. Mighty Writers takes two groups of struggling students in grades 2 through 4 and grades 5 through 8, evaluates their skills, and advises them on where they can help. The program has a 62-percent proficiency rate and a 75-percent confidence rate.

The Camden City Garden Club introduces students in Camden City schools to urban farming and healthy eating through an innovative, environmentally focused STEM curriculum. Students are able to hone their science lab skills  and enhance their understanding of the natural world around them. The program heightens interest in science-related fields and improves students' diets by having access to healthy foods.

The Norris Square Neighborhood Project helps children develop organizing and advocacy skills through peer-to-peer educational opportunities in food justice, community land preservation, and Latina cultural preservation. Participants lead "Garden Exploration" workshops for their peers weekly and quarterly workshops for neighboring schools.Students learn about gardening, nutrition, and cultural topics while sharing fresh, affordable, chemical-free produce to neighborhood residents.

This is the fifth year that the 21st Century Solutions grant challenge will award $1.2 million to 30 nonprofits across the country.

The winners were chosen by a community panel created by NBCUniversal stations.

To see the full list of winners from around the country, click here.

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<![CDATA[John DeBella Wants Your Turkeys for a Good Cause]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 13:18:26 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/218*120/John+DeBella+Turkey+Drop.JPG Radio personality John DeBella talks about the annual 102.9 WMGK FM's John DeBella Turkey Drop, and how it has become one of the largest one day food gathering events in Philadelphia.

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<![CDATA[NBC10's Monique Braxton Becomes a Hall of Famer]]> Fri, 18 Nov 2016 14:14:56 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000018007958_1200x675_812459075616.jpg Veteran NBC10 reporter Monique Braxton will receive a high honor Friday night: an induction into the Philadelphia Broadcast Pioneers Hall of Fame.]]> <![CDATA[NBC10 Team Meeting Viewers at Philadelphia Mills]]> Tue, 15 Nov 2016 15:15:53 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017950649_1200x675_809412163558.jpg Severe Winter Weather Week continues in Northeast Philly Tuesday as the NBC10 Morning News crew joined the First Alert Weather Team at Philadelphia Mills.]]> <![CDATA[This Update Includes Improvements and Bug Fixes]]> Tue, 10 Jan 2017 09:20:59 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/philly2x.png

We noticed that your version of this app is out of date.

Please update to our latest version now to take advantage of all of the new features we’re offering, including the ability to turn off autoplay on videos, choosing which push notifications you receive (news, weather or both) and many more bug fixes that will solve random crashing issues.

Older versions of our app will not be supported soon, so it is important to update as soon as possible.

To update an iPhone/iPad, tap here.

To update an Android, tap here.

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<![CDATA[Sheena Parveen Leaving Philly for NBC Washington]]> Fri, 16 Dec 2016 19:51:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Sheena+Parveen+2016.jpg

NBC10 First Alert Weather meteorologist Sheena Parveen is leaving Philly but not the NBC family.

Sheena is moving to NBC10's sister station WRC-TV/NBC4 Washington.

"Our loss is WRC’s gain," said NBC10 vice president of news Anzio Williams. "Sheena has been a great advocate and supporter of our communities and her love for pets made her the perfect ambassador for our Clear the Shelters pet adoption campaign. I’m certain that DC-area viewers will benefit from her energy, enthusiasm and expertise and immediately connect with her."

Sheena joined the NBC10 First Alert Weather Team five years ago and delivered the weather for such major events as Superstorm Sandy and the Blizzard of 2016. She also delivered weather updates for CSN, the Flyers and 76ers.

"I'm excited about this new opportunity and am delighted that I will remain in the NBCUniversal family," Sheena wrote on Facebook. "However, at the same time I am sad to leave the Philadelphia area and our passionate and loyal viewers. I have enjoyed forecasting the weather here for almost 5 years, and helping to keep our viewers (you) safe."

Sheena will make the move to D.C. at the end of the year.



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<![CDATA[New App Release Features Apple Watch, Push Alert Customization]]> Tue, 11 Oct 2016 18:02:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/appwatcch3a.jpg

Our latest app update provides several key features based on your feedback, including the following:

  • Introducing our first Apple Watch app! Get breaking news alerts, current weather conditions, the extended forecast and news headlines on your wrist!
  • Allowing you to customize what types of push alerts you receive from our app — news alerts, weather alerts or both.
  • Enhanced readability of our weather section to help you view the most important information the moment you need it.
  • Providing the ability to mute the audio on videos inside of article pages, as well as the ability to turn off autoplay on videos across the app.

Update Today!

These features can be found in our latest app release. Click on the following links to update to the new version:

iOS

Android


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<![CDATA[NBC10 Photojournalist Pete Kane Visits University of Delaware Students]]> Fri, 16 Sep 2016 09:25:35 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000017112313_1200x675_766675011728.jpg NBC10 veteran photojournalist Pete Kane spoke with University of Delaware students Thursday about the business and the equipment he uses on the job.]]> <![CDATA[MANNA's Pie in the Sky Fundraiser Gets Cooking]]> Tue, 30 Aug 2016 14:47:04 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016882558_1200x675_754328131607.jpg MANNA’s upcoming annual Pie in the Sky fundraiser helps feed families Thanksgiving dinner. NBC10's Pamela Osborne speaks with the director of operations Eric Gantz and volunteer associate Glenda Cooke about how you can help the cause one pie at a time.]]> <![CDATA[Local Back-to-School Giveaway]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:54:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016835930_1200x675_751864387560.jpg A young entrepreneur who has set up his own non-profit is helping local kids get ready for the school year. The founder of the “Nehemiah Davis Foundation” as well the co-founder of "Himio" are the NBC10 studio with more on their backpack extravaganza.]]> <![CDATA[Annual 'Tee Off for the Kids' a Success]]> Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:59:23 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tee+Off+for+the+Kids.jpg

Life can be difficult for kids and teens growing up in an area where the odds are against them but one organization is hoping to change that.

Dozens of South Jersey people hit the links on Aug. 18 for Crossroads Programs Sixth Annual "Tee Off for the Kids" golf outing at Woodcrest Country Club to help at-risk kids.

Many sponsors from the area came together for a fun day on the golf course with all proceeds going to benefit the Crossroads program -- a non-profit organization focused on empowering youth who are homeless, abandoned, abused or at-risk and helping them to lead healthy, productive lives.

Golfers and non-golfers alike celebrated the day with a barbecue dinner, auction, and award ceremony.

The top sponsors for the event were: Pillinger Miller and Tarallo LLP, The Charitable Exchange and Holman, said organizers.



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<![CDATA[NBC10's Katy Zachry Welcomes Baby Girl Lily]]> Thu, 18 Aug 2016 11:24:27 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016730714_1200x675_746495555580.jpg Meet Lily Jane Vandegrift, the newest member of the NBC10 family. NBC10's Katy Zachry, her husband, Tyler, and daughter, Lake, 2, welcomed Lily on Tuesday afternoon. Mom and baby are doing well.]]> <![CDATA[Clear the Shelters: Rocky the Dog Looking for a Home]]> Sat, 30 Jul 2016 12:34:50 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016499224_1200x675_735242819930.jpg NBC10 continues our commitment to clear the shelters with Rocky, a pit bull looking for a home.]]> <![CDATA[Wednesday's Child: Meet Daniel]]> Wed, 27 Jul 2016 12:22:39 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/196*120/Wednesdays+Child+Daniel.JPG NBC10's Vai Sikahema introduces us to Daniel, a typical teenage boy with big dreams. Daniel hopes of becoming a police officer and finding forever parents who will help him. If you are looking for more information call 1-866-DO-ADOPT.

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<![CDATA[Thousands Gear for Annual Irish Pub Tour De Shore]]> Mon, 11 Jul 2016 12:34:37 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Tour-de-Shore-Lead.jpg Irish Pub co-owner Mark O'Conner and Philadelphia Police Chief Inspector Joseph Sullivan, Children Foundations president, discuss the 29th Annual Irish Pub Tour De Shore, a bike ride that raises money for children in need and families of fallen police officers and firefighters. Click here to donate to the cause.

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<![CDATA[Educating Our Youth for Success]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 13:13:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016139858_1200x675_720440387653.jpg The Mathematics, Civics and Sciences Charter School is setting the bar for academic excellence in Philadelphia.]]> <![CDATA[Salvation Army Kids Flood Phillies Game]]> Thu, 07 Jul 2016 06:00:34 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000016133800_1200x675_720186435909.jpg The Salvation Army of Philadelphia took hundreds of children from their day camp the Phillies game against the Braves Wednesday afternoon.]]> <![CDATA[Our New Home Page: What You Need to Know]]> Fri, 01 Jul 2016 06:51:25 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/phillyhomepage.jpg

Giving you the information you need as fast as possible — that’s the guiding principle for the new NBC10 home page, which has been revamped to highlight live video and the news you need to know right now.

The new design on desktop and mobile web highlights all the live video available on the site — everything from newscasts to campaign speeches to the latest episodes of "The Voice" and "Blindspot." A revamped "This Just In" module provides information you need to know from our reporters and social media. And our interactive radar is now available right on the home page.

So what’s new?

  • A sleeker header that follows you across the site. It provides easy access to live video as well as convenient ways to connect with us.

    [[381658151, R,160,101]] The header immediately highlights key sections like News and Weather, and when you hover over the “…” you can find all of the depth of coverage that our site provides.

    The “Watch Live TV” nav item serves as a hub for all of our live video, including a 24-hour-a-day stream of what’s on our on-air channel via NBC.com.

    The “Connect” nav item makes it easy to reach us. Use this nav item to submit breaking news tips, photos or videos, connect with us on social media or sign up for one of our newsletters.

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  • A live video bar that highlights important live video that is happening right now, including our on-air broadcasts, news conferences and special events. These live video bars will provide a link to the coverage as well as a few bullet points with more information.
  • [[385091201, R,250,277]]Interactive radar has been added directly to the homepage, allowing you to zoom in and out to track storms in your neighborhood and across the country. In times of severe weather, look in this area for the latest weather alerts and school closings.
  • A “This Just In” section that is constantly updated with the latest news and views, especially on social media. News updates happen fast, so this will be an area of focus during breaking news situations and severe weather events.

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  • A “Quicknav” on mobile web that allows you to easily navigate between sections on your phone’s browser. Swipe left to see the main navigation items on the site. The “Quicknav” will follow you throughout the site for your convenience.

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<![CDATA[Wednesday's Child: Meet Marta]]> Wed, 15 Jun 2016 20:23:32 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Wednesdays-Child-Marta.jpg Marta is 14-years-old with a passion for dance and cooking. NBC10’s Vai Sikahema has more on the young woman looking for a forever home.]]> <![CDATA[Inaugural Juneteenth Celebration This Weekend]]> Fri, 17 Jun 2016 13:11:42 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015823805_1200x675_707650627607.jpg Rahim Islam from the Philadelphia Community Leaders committee is in the studio to talk about why celebrating the end of slavery is so important. Find out more about the Juneteenth parade and festival.]]> <![CDATA[TV Legends Tom Brokaw, David Letterman Share Screen]]> Fri, 10 Jun 2016 13:29:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/206*120/David+Letterman+Tom+Brokaw.JPG NBC News legend Tom Brokaw previews his interview with former late night host David Letterman where they tour Letterman's hometown of Indianapolis.]]> <![CDATA[How Are You Getting in 'Red Nose Day' Spirit?]]> Thu, 26 May 2016 06:20:30 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015472644_1200x675_693248067923.jpg NBC10 anchors Vai Sikahema and Tracy Davidson put on red noses (well, Vai tries) for a good cause, Red Nose Day.]]> <![CDATA[Memorial Salute From The Philly POPS]]> Tue, 24 May 2016 09:37:18 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015419110_1200x675_691059779745.jpg

Frank Giordano, president of The Philly POPS, talks about The POPS and the Mann Center for the Performing Arts teaming up to present Memorial Salute, a concert honoring the American tradition of service on Saturday. The concert, which is free to active military, vets, Philadelphia police officers, firefighters and their families is a first for The POPS.

NBC10 First Alert Weather chief meteorologist Glenn "Hurricane" Schwartz will serve as emcee for the evening of music.

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<![CDATA[Fans Still Clamor for Vai Sikahema to Sign Cards]]> Mon, 23 May 2016 06:43:14 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015412234_1200x675_690881091573.jpg NBC10's Vai Sikahema jokes that his cards from his playing days in the NFL are "limited edition because there are a limited number of people who wanted them" but as co-anchor Tracy Davidson points out, there are still fans out there.]]> <![CDATA[Meet NBC10's Blue Cross Broad Street Run Team]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:51:07 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/215*120/Broad+Street+Run+Meet+the+Team.JPG NBC10 News anchor Keith Jones, NBC10 First Alert Traffic reporter Jessica Boyington, Telemundo62 reporter Christian Cazares, NBC10 Digital Team producer Dan Stamm and Comcast SportsNet's Marshall Harris talk about why we run and what we are looking forward to at this year's Blue Cross Broad Street Run.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Phans Feeding Families at Phillies Game]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:48:49 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/160*120/goodphanatic.jpeg The Philadelphia Phillies, Citizens Bank Park and Philabundence team up for the annual Phans Feeding Families Day & Food Drive to fight hunger. Citizens Bank President Dan Fitzpatrick and Phillies advertising director Brian Mahoney talk about the special night at the ballpark.

Photo Credit: MLB Photos via Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Harry Hairston Introduces Us to NBC10 Responds]]> Thu, 28 Apr 2016 13:30:52 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/Harry+Hairston+Responds.JPG NBC10 investigative reporter Harry Hairston talks about his new project NBC10 Responds, which will help Delaware Valley consumers with their problems.

Photo Credit: NBC10]]>
<![CDATA[Wednesday's Child: Susan]]> Wed, 27 Apr 2016 13:14:51 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/213*120/WCAU_000000015011364_1200x675_674786883505.jpg Susan, 14, heads to Rutgers-Camden to check out the graphic design department. If you are looking for more information call 1-866-DO-ADOPT.]]> <![CDATA[The Family Lives On]]> Mon, 25 Apr 2016 13:25:02 -0400 http://media.nbcphiladelphia.com/images/214*120/Family+Lives+On+Run.JPG Alison Henry and Stacey Grant from the Family Lives on Foundation talk about the group's upcoming Race for Tradition to help children who've lost a parent.]]>