Matt DeLucia is a weekday morning reporter for NBC10, covering breaking news and feature stories that highlight the best of our community.
Matt joined NBC10 in 2013 and has covered several of the biggest stories in the Philadelphia region, including the Amtrak train derailment in 2015, the papal visit, and the various championship efforts of Philadelphia’s sports teams.
“Being a journalist gives me a front-row seat to history. Every day presents a new challenge and adventure in storytelling,” said Matt. “Great people just make the job easier.”
Matt was previously a reporter and anchor at KVVU in Las Vegas, Nevada. He also spent time in Massachusetts, Maryland, and at the former New Jersey Network.
Matt has been awarded 16 regional Emmys®, including three honors for outstanding general assignment reporting in the Mid-Atlantic region. His work at NBC10 earned him three RTDNA Edward R. Murrow awards, and he’s been recognized by the state of Pennsylvania for consumer reporting.
Matt grew up in Cherry Hill, N.J., and is a graduate of Camden Catholic High School. He earned his bachelor’s degree in communication from La Salle University. He also holds a weather forecasting certificate from Penn State and earned his MBA from Villanova University, specializing in marketing, strategic management, and analytics.
Matt’s time with NBC goes back to 2006, when he was a production assistant during the Olympic Games in Torino, Italy.
Matt and his family currently live in South Jersey. His hobbies include bowling, visiting restaurants in the area, and traveling the world. His favorite trips (so far) have been to South Africa, Austria, Ireland, and a 4-day hike to Machu Picchu. In the summer, you can also find him spending time at the Jersey Shore.
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Researchers at Villanova University launched a mini-satellite that will be used for experiments on blockchain on Saturday.
Prosecutors say that bail for suspended Philadelphia Police Officer Mark Dial — who has been charged with murder in the shooting death of Eddie Irizarry — is unconstitutional and should be revoked.
Thieves broke into a room full of toddlers at Munchkins to Masterminds Daycare in West Philadelphia, then sprayed mace that hurt 7 kids and 2 adults. NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia has the details.
Jabari Jones, one of West Philadelphia’s neighborhood leaders, secured grant money to pay for 300 surveillance cameras that homeowners and businesses can apply for, he told NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia. It’s the culmination of a yearlong effort by Jones to fight crime.
NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia talked with three teenage heroes who saved a little girl as she was being attacked by a dog in a Pennsauken, New Jersey, park last month.
More than 2,500 public transit riders responded to NBC10’s third annual SEPTA Survey. NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia delved into their responses about the big three Cs: COVID, crime and cleanliness.
SEPTA riders like Ronald Blue, of West Philadelphia, took the NBC10 Investigators third annual SEPTA Survey. He and more than 2,500 riders took the survey about life on mass transit. NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia then talked with SEPTA’s top official about the results.
A mask mandate remains in effect in Philadelphia, one of the few places left with the requirement. NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia finds out why the city is holding out.
Two robots are delivering orders to residents at a Delaware County senior-living facility. NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia went to see how reliable the robots are.
Staff shortages are causing schools in Philadelphia to go virtual next week. NBC10 reporter Matt DeLucia got reaction from parents.