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Governor Wolf Vetoes School Sports Bill

by Alex Lloyd Gross The bill had bipartisan support.. It would allow parents and spectators to attend high school sporting events. The bill would have left the decision to open the games to the public up to individual school districts. It was vetoes earlier today, September 21 2020. Due to COVID-19 concerns, games will be

Explosive Device Critically Injures Man In NE Philadelphia

by Alex Lloyd Gross A 41 year old male came in contact with an explosive device. He was at the river near Delaware and Linden Avenues, when  the device exploded.  It took off his left hand completely and his right hand suffered major trauma. He also experienced burns and trauma to his chest.   The

Thousands Could Get Electric Service Shut Off

by Alex Lloyd Gross As COVID-19 relief  valves come to a close, many people who pay rent will find themselves ready to deal with a landlord that wants their money.  The moratorium on evictions ends today, September 1 2020.  Courts all around the region are bracing for landlords to walk in and file papers.  Businesses

Protest Outside Lower Bucks Hospital Over Mental Health Unit

by Alex Lloyd Gross Romy Ulysse is not happy. Her brother  Dudley Ulysse wound up in the mental health ward of Lower Bucks Hospital, which is where he belonged. He was not treated, he allegedly caught COVID-19 while in the facility and he was arrested for serious felony charges.  That is what brought  Romy and

Arrests Made In Sesame Place Mask Assault

by Alex Lloyd Gross Troy McCoy and Shakerra Bonds have been arrested by US Marshals  in connection with the assault of a 17 year old  worker at Sesame Place.  The two were asked to wear a mask correctly by the worker and punched him in the face. You can read the original story here. The

Parents Protest To Open Bensalem Schools

by Alex Lloyd Gross A small but vocal group of parents who have children in the Bensalem School District met for a protest at the  Bensalem School Administration Building on Donallen Drive. They want an option to have the schools open, at least part of the time. “This does not work for a lot of

School Sports In Philadelphia Cancelled Until 2021

by Alex Lloyd Gross Due to the threat of COVID-19  all school athletics are cancelled . This includes football, and basketball.  Many player are up set, as they have been practicing with the team in advance of the season. Practice for football usually starts in August.   There was talk that games would be allowed but

Red Paw To Cease Operations October 1 2020

By Alex Lloyd Gross Red Paw. The organization that is called a Godsend will no longer be operational at of Oct 1 2020. According to Laurie Albright, the Chief Operations Officer for the organization,  “It’s not that we want to do this,there is no other way. we are stretched thin with responders”, she said. The

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