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Angler Alert: Sunday is a ‘Fish For Free Day’ in Pennsylvania

Digital Reporter- Jeff Bohen Fishing in your Memorial Day weekend plans? Sunday residents of Pennsylvania can fish for free as the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission  (PFBC) is offering the first of its two Fish-for-Free Days Sunday. According to a release from the commission,  license requirements will be waived, allowing anglers to fish within public

Two Vehicle Crash on Roosevelt Boulevard

By Alex Lloyd Gross A two vehicle crash on the 12000 block of the Roosevelt Blvd is being blamed on driver inattentiveness.  The crash happened yesterday afternoon ( May 17, 2019) about 2:30 PM. Police said both vehicles were north in the outer lanes  just past Woodhaven Road. That is when, according to Paul Petaccio,

Male Runs Into City Streets Department Truck

By Alex Lloyd Gross Just after 12:15 PM on May 17, 2019, a male was in a car, arguing with a female, when they approached the intersection of Algon Ave and Unruh Streets in Northeast Philadelphia. The male ts reported to have shouted curse words at the female and he then exited the vehicle. He

Here Is How Each Council Member Voted On the Soda Tax

By Alex Lloyd Gross The Sweetened Beverage Tax has become a hot topic for many people in an around the Philadelphia area.  This primary season, many people are running for council and also the office of Mayor.   Mayor Kenny , obviously voted for it. Everyone wanting to unseat him has come out against it. When

Help the FBI Catch a Bank Robber

  The FBI/PPD Violent Crimes Task Force is seeking the public’s assistance to identify and locate the subject responsible for the robbery yesterday of the PNC Bank branch located at 4753 North Broad Street. At approximately 3:28 p.m. on Tuesday, May 14, 2018, the subject entered the bank, approached the counter, and presented a demand

Race Cars and Burnouts Allowed in Center City Today

By Alex Lloyd Gross Professional NASCAR drivers were in Philadelphia today, May 15, 2019 to promote NASCAR racing at Pocono and Dover racetracks. So for about two hours, traffic in center city was detoured and several NASCAR cars  were on display along the 1700 block of JFK Boulevard.  In front of the Comcast building, part