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Delaware Valley University Welcomes New Jersey Aggies

DOYLESTOWN, PA (04/18/2019)-- Delaware Valley University is proud to announce that the following new students have enrolled for the fall 2019 semester. The University looks forward to welcoming the new Aggies to campus this fall! *This list is as of April 11, 2019, and does not include the full incoming... Read more →

Coast Guard celebrates Flag Day alongside American Samoa leaders

PAGO PAGO, American Samoa — On Wednesday, those in American Samoa celebrated the 119th Flag Day commemorating the day they officially became a U.S. territory. Rear Adm. Kevin Lunday, commander Coast Guard 14th District, Command Master Chief Lori Fields, and Capt. Mike Long, commander Coast Guard Sector Honolulu, were on... Read more →

Philadelphia Orchestra Opening Night Concert and Gala 2019

The Philadelphia Orchestra Volunteers, Board, and Musicians invite you to join them at the celebration of the Orchestra's 120th season at the Opening Night Concert and Gala 2019 Thursday, September 18, 2019 The Kimmel Center for Performing Arts Our acclaimed music director, Yannick Nézet-Séguin, will launch his eighth season leading... Read more →

DelVal's Top Admission Scholarship NJ Recipients

DOYLESTOWN, PA (04/18/2019)-- Delaware Valley University is pleased to congratulate the recipients of the University's top three merit-based Admission scholarships. *This list is as of April 11, 2019. Daniel Arone, of Westampton, NJ (08060). Alexandria Balian, of Pittsgrove, NJ (08318). Danielle Bowman, of Juliustown, NJ (08042). Harrison Brown, of Cherry... Read more →

Philadelphia Felon Pleads Guilty to Illegally Possessing Guns and Drugs

JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – A resident of Philadelphia, Pa., pleaded guilty in federal court to charges of violating federal narcotics and firearms laws, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. Robert L. Green, 41, pleaded guilty to the indictment before United States District Judge Kim R. Gibson. In connection with... Read more →

Counterfeit Bryce Harper's Jerseys Seize by Philadelphia CBP

Release Date: April 19, 2019 PHILADELPHIA – Well that didn’t take long. Transnational criminal organizations are quick to counterfeit any popular consumer merchandise and Bryce Harper’s Philadelphia Phillies jerseys are no exception Since Major League Baseball’s opening day, U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) officers in Philadelphia have seized 314... Read more →

Salvatore Vernuccio of Bridgeton

Bridgeton - On April 14, 2019. Age 88. Born in West New York, NJ. Sal was one of 11 children born to the late Emmanuelle and Concetta (Versaggi) Vernuccio. Burial will be in Sacred Heart Cemetery, 741 E. Walnut Road, Vineland on Thursday, April 25th at 10 AM. Condolences and... Read more →

Kate Smith Statue Covered in Black; Consolidate School Districts ? ; GHS Alumni Hall of Fame Update

CNBNews TIPS AND SNIPPETS William E. Cleary Sr. | CNBNewsnet Kate Smith; After decades Flyers Condemn Good Luck Charm POLITICAL CORRECTNESS IS RUINING OUR COUNTRY—The statue of Kate Smith, located outside XFINITY Live in South Philadelphia was covered over with a black cloth and tied down with a rope earlier... Read more →

2019 Philadelphia Eagles Schedule

Preseason Thursday, August 8 Tennessee Titans 7:30 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 15 at Jacksonville Jaguars 7:00 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 22 Baltimore Ravens 7:30 pm NBC10 Thursday, August 29 at New York Jets 7:00 pm NBC10 Regular Season Sunday, September 8 Washington Redskins 1:00 pm FOX Sunday, September 15 at... Read more →

Spring Gobbler Season Holds Plenty of Potenial; Youth Spring Turkey Hunt Sat.

HARRISBURG, PA - Hunters across the Keystone State are anxiously awaiting the approach of spring turkey season. If weather cooperates, they won’t be disappointed. Even though widespread rain and colder-than-normal temperatures discouraged some turkey hunters last spring, those who ventured afield set the highest hunter success rate in years. The... Read more →

What’s About To Unfold Is The Real Story

Mueller’s Report Ends ‘WitchHunt’ But ... By Sara Carter Rep. Devin Nunes, R-CA, was one of the first to reveal those threads and never wavered even when the Washington ‘swamp monsters’ targeted him and his credibility. Rep. Jim Jordan, R-Ohio and Rep. Mark Meadows, R-NC, worked tirelessly with their committees... Read more →


TRENTON - The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection is reminding the public of important safety tips to follow as black bears begin emerging from winter dens and searching for food. "It is especially important for residents who live in bear country to be aware of the common-sense steps they... Read more →

Williamstown High School 2nd Baseman Tim Chew Headed to Delaware Valley University

Williamstown High School baseball star Tim Chew, a senior, has committed to continue his academic and athletic career at Delaware Valley University, Doylestown, Pennsylvania. He received a four-year scholarship to DelVal. His major will be Psychology. Chew has a 4.0 GPA in High school. He scored an 1180 on SAT's.... Read more →

Two Defendants Sentenced in Multi-Million Dollar Health Care Fraud Conspiracy

Fourteen Additional Defendants Have Been Charged To Date PITTSBURGH, Pa. – Two residents of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, were sentenced in federal court for conspiracy to defraud the Pennsylvania Medicaid program, United States Attorney Scott W. Brady announced today. United States District Judge Cathy Bissoon sentenced Autumn Brown, 31, and Brenda Lowry... Read more →


Charles Joseph Chaput Archbishop of Philadelphia M. Jean Duchesne cofounded the French edition of the Communio international theological journal and served as special assistant to the late Cardinal Jean-Marie Lustiger of Paris for more than 25 years. The author of numerous books and articles on the faith, active in Jewish-Catholic... Read more →

Why Graviola (SourSop) May Be a Great Choice to Add to Your Healthy Diet

As the ancient medical science states that a sound body has a sound mind. So to have a healthy body is a very necessary and significant thing. It is saying in Indian Ayurveda that “first contentment is a healthy body”. In order to have a healthy lifestyle and healthy body,... Read more →

2026 All-Star Game in Philadelphia

Philadelphia, PA – As part of the 250th anniversary of American independence, Governor Wolf joined Major League Baseball (MLB) to announce the Philadelphia Phillies will host the 2026 All-Star Game and related All-Star Week events. “As the birthplace of our country, bringing the MLB All-Star Game back to Philadelphia is... Read more →

Five Steps to Bring You Closer to Your Dream Home

We all dream of living in a house that we can finally call our own. There's big money required, and if you finally have some that you can invest in a property, you should start searching for that dream home you've always envisioned yourself living in. But it's not an... Read more →

60 Individuals Charged by ARPO Strike Force

Appalachian Regional Prescription Opioid (ARPO) Strike Force Takedown Results in Charges Against 60 Individuals, Including 53 Medical Professionals Charges Involve Over 350 Thousand Prescriptions for Controlled Substances and Over 32 Million Pills; ARPO Strike Force Grows to 10 Districts, Expanding to Include the Western District of Virginia Attorney General William... Read more →

8 Famous Products Made in Philadelphia

The skyline of Philadelphia, image courtesy of pixabay.com Human history is littered with moments of ingenuity and progress. From the dawn of modern man to the present day, new breakthroughs and inventions have been constantly occurring. This progress is not only useful but also needed: when we cease to innovate,... Read more →


Philadelphia Hospitals Responded to the Equivalent of 54 Mass Shootings

RESEARCHERS ANALYZED NUMBER OF FIREARM-INJURED PATIENTS THAT PRESENTED IN “CLUSTERS” WITHIN 15 MINUTES OF EACH OTHER AT THE SAME HOSPITAL PHILADELPHIA PA (April 10, 2019)--High-profile mass shootings involving three, four or more victims killed in a single incident receive extensive attention from media, policy makers and the general public. However,... Read more →