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  • Fans fly on zip-lines at the NFL Draft in Philly!

    Philadelphia, PA – The gates to the NFL Draft Experience in Philadelphia opened at noon all along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway. Fans from around the country lined up to pass, punt and kick their favorite NFL stars. One of the highlights that had not been seen before Thursday was the zip-line. Some festival attendees were bummed out to realize there was a weight limit of 200 lbs. But that didn’t stop thousands of kids from sliding around Eakins Oval suspended […]

  • “I Run Like a Girl…Keep up!” is the motto for an all girls running club in Camden NJ

    CAMDEN, NJ – An all girls running club started by an elementary school teacher in Camden recently caught the attention of comedian Amy Schumer because of their motto… “I run like a girl…keep up!”   After school lets out at KIPP Cooper Norcross Academy in Camden, 25 4th and 5th grade girls stick around to run.   11-year-old Kassandra Deleon and her classmates are all training for a 5k that they’ll be running in Philadelphia at the beginning of June. […]

  • Artist paints memorable World Series moments on baseballs

    BALA CYNWYD, PA — A local artist who lives and works in Bala Cynwyd paints on a very unique canvas…she paints on baseballs.   Emily Wolfson is the owner and creator of “Unforgettaballs.”   Wolfson explained, “As you turn it in your hand you see more and more parts to the ball and it kind of makes it this complete whole, which I really like.”   She paints custom baseballs for teams and MLB fans across the country.   “I […]

  • How to beat the April heat?

    PHILADELPHIA, PA — With April’s unseasonably warm temperatures, countless people in the Delaware Valley shook off the winter blues and got outside to enjoy the warm sunshine. The Cooper River Park was filled with runners, walkers, bikers and people looking for that early pre-Easter bronze.   For people looking to get off the hot running trail, in Collingswood, they can head to Arctic Freeze Creamery. It’s a brand new ice cream shop that’s opening early all week to accommodate customers […]

  • Adventure Aquarium debuts new Piranha exhibit

    CAMDEN, NJ – The Adventure Aquarium will debut their new Piranha Falls exhibit on Friday. The exhibit features over 120 red bellied piranhas and gives you the feeling of being in a rainforest rain storm. Aquarium representatives say the exhibit features a unique multi-sensory experience of life on the Amazon River, virtually taking you deep into the largest rainforest on Earth without leaving New Jersey. Watch our school of 120 glittering red-bellied piranha swim below two beautiful waterfalls. See, hear […]

  • Dawn Staley honored at her N. Philly high school following NCAA title win

    NORTH PHILADELPHIA – Last week, North Philly native Dawn Staley, won the NCAA Women’s Basketball Tournament as head coach of South Carolina. Thursday, she was honored at her old high school, Murrell Dobbins CTE in North Philadelphia.   Staley graduated from Dobbins in 1988 and went on to become a hall of fame player in the WNBA, a former coach at Temple, a three time Olympic gold medalist as a player, two time gold medalist as an assistant coach and just […]