Jul 20, 2011

Pets for Vets

Pets for Vets

Marine Sgt. Steven Walls is dealing with Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder thanks to a Philly Pet Hotel program that gives veterans returning from war dogs to help them cope with civilian life.

Jul 12, 2011

Avoiding the Summer Slump

Avoiding the Summer Slump

Author Homa Tavangar explains her book and how to keep children in education activities throughout the summer.

Jul 12, 2011

Local Sluggers Hit for Charity

Local Sluggers Hit for Charity

Players from the Unionville Little League sponsor a team in Hackleburg, Ala. to help tornado victims.

Jul 12, 2011

Saving the Grove

Saving the Grove

1,000 Volunteers work to revive Schuylkill Township's Medal of Honor Grove, a memorial dedicated to our soldiers.

Jul 5, 2011

Staying Healthy Through Facebook

Staying Healthy Through Facebook

Peggy Bradford loses 75 pounds and creates Facebook page for others to learn her technique.

Jul 5, 2011

No More Starving Artists?

No More Starving Artists?

The brand new Prelude Gallery helps showcase young artists.

Jul 5, 2011

Local Officer Carries the Special Olympics Torch

Local Officer Carries the Special Olympics Torch

Athletes from all over the world competed in the Special Olympics in Athens. Officer Donald McMonagle was one of the law enforcement volunteers asked to carry the torch.

Jul 5, 2011

Social Media: Reaction to Casey Anthony Verdict

Social Media: Reaction to Casey Anthony Verdict

Description of the Casey Anthony Trial and the reaction from the local community

Jun 29, 2011

Maxwell House Grants $50,000

Maxwell House Grants $50,000

Philadelphia Community Center receives funding for their great work in to improve the world.

Jun 29, 2011

Greeting Cards Touch Our Troops

Greeting Cards Touch Our Troops

Operation Write Home" is a group that supplies greeting cards to troops overseas.

Top Stories
Mayor, Philly Police Speak on NYC Officer Deaths

Mayor, Philly Police Speak on NYC Officer Deaths

The execution-style slayings of two New York Police Department officers prompted reactions from officials nationwide, including some from our area.

Gunman "Assassinates" 2 NYPD Officers, Kills Self

Gunman "Assassinates" 2 NYPD Officers, Kills Self

A gunman who apparently revealed his intent to "take 2 of theirs" on a social media site, ambushed and fatally shot two NYPD officers in their squad car Saturday, investigators said.

Protesters Stage Die-in at King of Prussia Mall

Protesters Stage Die-in at King of Prussia Mall

Demonstrators held a die-in at the King of Prussia Mall during one of the busiest shopping days of the year.

4 Teens Killed in Fiery Crash in Pennsylvania

4 Teens Killed in Fiery Crash in Pennsylvania

Authorities say speed was a factor in a fiery head-on crash in eastern Pennsylvania that claimed the lives of four teens and left one car upside-down and another split in two.

Man on Mushrooms Kills Friend

Man on Mushrooms Kills Friend

A suburban Philadelphia man has been sentenced to 3½ to 10 years in prison for the murder of a friend that authorities said was committed while the defendant was under the influence of hallucinogenic mushrooms.

'Cop Lives Don't Matter' Graffiti Hits Philly Street

'Cop Lives Don't Matter' Graffiti Hits Philly Street

Anti-police sentiment has materialized in the form of graffiti along a busy avenue in West Philadelphia.