CityOf.comPhiladelphia
Browse Categories Browse Cities
Get Listed
Events
Attractions Date Ideas Festival Golf Courses Hidden Treasures Movies Museums Music & Theater Nightlife Outdoors Shopping Sports Tours
Education Government Hospitals Local News Transportation Utilities Weather

Local News
in Philadelphia, PA (showing 1 - 6 out of 6)

KYW-TV / CBS 3

KYW-TV / CBS 3

1555 Hamilton St
Philadelphia, PA 19130   Directions

(215) 977-5300


Tractor-Trailer Strikes Railroad Overpass In Chester County
12/11/2018 10:22am

It happened on northbound Route100, near Mountain View Drive, around 9 a.m.

Delaware County Family Pays Tribute To Eagles’ ‘Philly Special’ Super Bowl Play On Christmas Tree
12/11/2018 10:17am

The Gorman family, of Springfield, decorated their tree with ornaments that matched the Philly Special play

Crossroads Classic On CBS: How To Watch, Where To Watch, Things To Know
12/11/2018 10:01am

The four biggest basketball programs in Indiana battle it out for in-state bragging rights on CBS this weekend.

‘Sleep Texting’ Is Real, Say Villanova University Researchers
12/11/2018 9:10am

Sleep texters apparently send messages that dont make any sense.

Residents In Pennsylvania Town Fill Growing Pothole With Christmas Tree
12/11/2018 8:35am

A woman decided to plant an artificial Christmas tree in the hole.

The Philadelphia Inquirer

The Philadelphia Inquirer

801 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19107   Directions

(215) 854-2000


WCAU

WCAU

10 Monument Rd
Bala Cynwyd, PA 19004   Directions

(610) 668-5510


'Drop the Baby!' Dramatic Police Body Cam Shows Fire Rescue
12/11/2018 9:23am

Harrowing police body cam footage shows a group of police officers working quickly to rescue a family from a burning second-floor apartment, one of them scaling the house to hand off children and grandparents to his colleagues below as they shouted his name from below.One of the rescuing officers was off-duty Port Authority Police OfficerJohn Shaughnessy, who was just coming out the door of his North Brunswick townhouse with his dog about 10:30 p.m. when he saw flames leaping from the first floor of condo units just 50 yards from his own. Skip Hop Recalls TUO High Chairs After Reports of Legs Detaching Shaughnessy sprang into duty, dropping his dog off and immediately running to the fire in the Governors Pointe condos on Albury Way to join other first responders in banging on doors and windows to wake people up and get them out.Just as they came back to where they started, they got wind of a family trapped on a second floor balcony. Fearless Girl Takes New Position Opposite the NYSE The whole entire walkway that would be their front door was engulfed in flames so the only way for them to come out was the balcony and even that was close to the flames, Shaughnessy said.Dramatic body camera footage provided by the North Brunswick Police Department shows the harrowing rescue: one of the responding officers, Joseph Grassco, climbed up to the balcony and started lowering the family members -- two grandparents and two young children -- down toShaughnessy and others. Christmas Tree Farmers Combat Popularity of Artificial Trees The other officers were heard shouting, Joey Joey and directing him as he dropped the children into the arms of the officers below.A neighbor caught Shaughnessy on video as he ran from the burning building with one of the children, a girl about 4 years old, cradled in his arms. Her little brother, about six months old, was also lowered down safely.She grabbed me, put her arms around me and I just ran across the road as fast as I could. Shuaghnessy said.I didnt realize how close the flames were to the balcony until I saw the video.The children were calm and unharmed, he said, and his neighbor bundled them up and looked after them -- with the help of popular kids show PAW Patrol --until they were able to be collected.Everyone got of the condo alive thanks to the work of the North Brunswick Fire and Police departments, he said, although many of the units will have to be demolished.We are happy to report that in the end, there were no serious injuries,said North Brunswick Police Captain Brian Hoiberg.

15 Hurt After Buses Collide at Epcot in Orlando
12/11/2018 11:18am

Fifteen people were hospitalized with minor injuries after two buses were involved in a crash at Epcot theme park in Orlando Tuesday morning.One Disney bus rear-ended another around 10 a.m. in the parks parking lot, Florida Highway Patrol officials told WESH. Drop the Baby Dramatic Police Body Cam Shows Fire Rescue All injuries were minor and there was minimal damage to the buses, officials said.Photo Credit: WESH

The Mini Town in Delaware Where the Future Is Being Tested
12/11/2018 10:29am

Students at the University of Delaware are using toys to tackle real-world problems like making our streets safer and honing technology like driverless cars. We take a look at a mini world that could end up changing our own world.

Jimmy Dean Sausage Links Recalled for Metal Pieces
12/11/2018 8:18am

Attention Jimmy Dean sausage lovers: check your freezer because your links might be under recall due to possible metal contamination.Kentucky-based CTI Foods LLC has recalled more than 29,000 pounds of frozen, ready-to-eat pork and poultry products that may be contaminated with metal pieces, the U.S. Department of Agricultures Food Safety and Inspection Service FSIS said on Monday. Christmas Tree Farmers Combat Popularity of Artificial Trees There havent been any reports of adverse reactions thus far, but the government still classified the recall as a high health risk, defined as a reasonable probability that the use of the product will cause serious, adverse health consequences or death.Under recall are: 23.4-oz. pouches of Jimmy Dean HEAT n SERVE Original SAUSAGE LINKS Made with Pork & Turkey with a use by date of Jan. 31, 2019. The sausages have the case code A6382168, and a time stamp range of 11:58 through 01:49. The back of the packaging also includes the number EST. 19085. 5 Missing Marines Declared Dead in Warplanes Crash Off Japan The government was notified on Dec. 10 of five complaints of metal pieces found in the sausages.Jimmy Dean said in a separate releaseabout the voluntary recall that the consumers who complained had spotted small, string-like fragments of metal in the product. No Room Whatsoever to Renegotiate Brexit, EU Chief Says About 2,845 cases of the product were made at one plant location on Aug. 4.The sausages wereshipped to an establishment in Tennessee then distributed to retail stores, the FSIS said.Its not immediately clear how many states and which retailers sold the potentially contaminated product.Jimmy Dean spokesman Worth Sparkman said theres always a little post investigation and that the FSIS would eventually publish the list of retailers. A USDA spokeswoman confirmed that list will be posted on the FSIS website here when available.Sparkman noted CTI Foods wanted to get the news out on the recall so that anybody who might have the product can look for it in their fridge and discard it.Consumers should throw away the affected sausages or return them to the store where they were purchased.Those with questions can call the Jimmy Dean customer service line at 855 382-3101. The toll-free USDA Meat and Poultry Hotline 1-888-MPHotline 1-888-674-6854 is available in English and Spanish from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET on weekdays.Photo Credit: Jimmy Dean

Girl Gives Lost $3 to Cops; They Give It Back 14 Years Later
12/11/2018 9:59am

Twelve-year-old Paige Woodie found $3 on the street in Monmouth Beach in 2004, and like the Girl Scout she once was, dutifully walked to the police department and turned the money in to officers.Some 14 years later, the police appeared at her front door with an envelope. Girl Named Alexa, 6, Bullied Due to Amazon Device: Parents Turns out the Monmouth Beach Police Department had held onto the money in evidence all those years. Since no one ever claimed it, they returned it to Woodie -- though she inadvertently got a little scare first.They said do you remember what you did in 2004, Woodie told News 4. I looked back to 2004 - I couldnt have done anything that bad. Cafe Blasted for Texts to Student Who Wanted Off for Funeral Thats when police reminded her about the money and handed it over.Its a Christmas miracle, she said.Woodies not actually $3 richer, though she has to split the money with her friend Jackie Bradley, who was with her when they found it and turned it in.I think we should all expect our children to do that and really expect nothing less from them. If you raise your kids right theyre going to be honest and theyre going grow up to be honest and hopefully thats what we can all take from the story, Monmouth Beach Police Sgt. Jeff Godwin told News 4.Photo Credit: News 4 New York

WPVI-TV

WPVI-TV

4100 City Ave
Philadelphia, PA 19131   Directions

(215) 878-9700


Protect your home from the unexpected with American Water Resources
12/11/2018 11:20am

Protect your home from the unexpected with American Water Resources

Jason Kelce helps Mini Mummer's family with baby announcement
12/11/2018 10:54am

For Philadelphia Eagles fans looking for reasons to cheer this season, heres a pretty special one.

Mother sentenced 28 years for starving 5-year-old son in Spring
12/11/2018 10:47am

Tammi Bleimeyer, 37, learned her fate Monday night for forcing her then 5-year-old son, Jordan Bleimeyer, to live in a filthy closet without food.

Steph Curry says he doesn't believe man landed on the moon
12/11/2018 10:45am

NASA to Curry: Come on over, and lets talk.

Chester County attorney arrested again for using ex-wife's identity
12/11/2018 10:24am

A Chester County attorney charged with defrauding at least 25 clients out of $90,000 has been arrested again.

WTXF - FOX 29

WTXF - FOX 29

330 Market St
Philadelphia, PA 19106   Directions

(215) 925-2929


Page Sponsor

Torri Insurance Agency

Torri Insurance Agency

  • • Auto Insurance
  • • Homeowners Insurance
  • • Life Insurance
(215) 923-3100
Directions
View More Info

Explore Philadelphia

AttractionsDate IdeasEducationFestivalsGolf CoursesGovernmentHidden TreasuresHospitalsLocal NewsLocal Sports NewsMoviesMuseumsMusic & TheaterNational Entertainment NewsNational NewsNational Sports NewsNightlifeOutdoorsRadio StationsShoppingSportsToursTransportationUtilitiesWeather