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Chandler joined the PHL17 family in 2014 learning the business and sales side of the station, she is now part of the PHL17 News team.

Chandler graduated cum laude from Saint Joseph’s University in May 2016 where she received a Bachelor of Arts in Communication Studies and Digital Media and a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration for Entrepreneurship.

Prior to PHL17 News, Chandler began her career path at a young age. As a child, she began singing lessons which led to her first album and ultimately performing her hit song “Believe in Dreams” on stage at Carnegie Hall to a packed house at the age of 16. Her on-camera work also began in her teens, as an actress in independent films, a host for numerous charity events and on TV, including MTV.

Don’t let this local South Jersey native fool you, Chandler, who was a born in the Philippines, has traveled extensively and loves to explore the world whenever opportunity knocks.

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Recent Articles
  • New Documentary Highlights SJ Woman’s Recovery After Near-Death Experience

    Eight days before her high school graduation Brianna Wittman’s life changed forever when she was hit by another driver on I-295 in New Jersey. It’s now six years later, Brianna has a checklist of goals set for herself, all while inspiring others along the way. “She had just gotten accepted at Evangel University. She was happy, she had a direction, and a week before her graduation she had this car accident.” Remembers Brianna’s mom, Chrystal Warrington. That was in June of […]

  • Tips for Buying & Cooking Local Fish Dishes

    *The following post is sponsored. Did you know that most Americans are not consuming enough seafood or fish in their daily diets? Registered dietitian Deanna Segrave-Daly is here to help us change that and talk fish products. “How do we overcome the barriers of not being sure where to buy it or how to cook it? Whether you want to have a quick weeknight meal idea or you’re eating more fish for the Lent season, I have some ideas for […]

  • Villanova Championship Parade Transportation Information

    Add it to the list, Philadelphia is having another victory parade, thanks to Villanova! The Wildcats will parade down the streets of Center City Philadelphia to celebrate their second NCAA National Championship win in three years. The Wildcat’s 2018 parade will be similar to the 2016 parade which drew thousands and ended at City Hall. The Villanova National Championship Parade will take place on Thursday, April 5th, with a parade on Market Street at 11 a.m. and a rally at […]

  • Corporations Take On April Fool’s Day Jokes

    Ah April Fool’s Day… a day filled with practical jokes and spreading hoaxes, and April 1, 2018 was no different. Especially among our nations top corporations. Our social media feeds were flooded with on-brand pranks. I mean when you hear of new products or services launching around April 1st, its hard not to get a little suspicious, and we certainly did with these April Fool’s Day posts. AUNTIE ANNE’S ESSENTIAL PRETZEL OILS Introducing the newest line of essential pretzel oils from “House of […]

  • Shake Shack Customer Compliments Burger Cooks In Viral Video

    If you have ever worked in a restaurant then you know its usually not a good thing when a patron wants to talk to you about the food… Well check out this video of a costumer looking for his cooks at a local Marlton, New Jersey Shake Shack. pic.twitter.com/Q5CYfKUGa6 — nappa (@spookyboosky) March 25, 2018 Luckily after hearing “You killin’ it man”… the entire restaurant, employees included, broke out in applause over the compliment. The video has now been viewed and […]

  • Apple Proposes New Accessibility Emojis

    Apple is looking to have emojis represent people with disabilities. The tech giant is asking for 13 new additions to the emoji family in a bid to represent all people. In addition with working closely with organizations that help those with disabilities, Apple recently proposed a new set of accessibility emojis to the nonprofit organization that sets the global standard for emojis, Unicode Consortium. The new list of emojis includes: an ear with a hearing aid, a person in a wheelchair, […]

  • Weekend Picks: Saint Patrick’s Day Edition

    If you haven’t made plans for this holiday weekend, not to worry this special Irish inspired Weekend Picks will ensure that luck is on your side. PHL17’s Chandler Lutz has everything you need to celebrate the holiday like the Irish. If you are looking to celebrate… head to Vesper Sporting Club on Saturday for their St. Patrick’s On Sydenham. They’ll be shutting down that street for a free blocking party with live DJ’s, drummers, games and giveaways. Vesper bartender, Scott Evangelist, […]

  • Weekend Picks: Holiday Edition

    By now, most of the Christmas trees across our area are already lit up beautifully. But if you’re still looking to take in some holiday fun, there are countless options outside the hustle and bustle of the city. Here are a few of my favorites… I went to see the Glencairn Museum in Bryn Athyn where they have been celebrating Christmas since the original Pitcairn family moved into the historic home in 1939. The museum now continues this tradition with special holiday exhibitions. […]

  • The Best Irish-Inspired Cocktails for Saint Patrick’s Day

    The following post is sponsored. Saint Patrick’s Day is just around the corner, so it’s time to start thinking about stirring up some cocktails. Whether you’re having a large bash or a small intimate gathering, you’re in luck, world renowned Mixologist, President of the U.S. Bartenders’ Guild and one of Food and Wine Magazine’s Top 10 Rising Star Mixologists, Pamela Wiznitzer, shares best Irish-inspired libations for the holiday. “It’s all about using quality ingredients,” Wiznitzer says. “I used Kerrygold, which is […]

  • Costco Is Now Making It’s Own Nutella Spread

    Costco’s new spread is giving Nutella a run for their money. The warehouse chain has launched it’s own version of the beloved spread under their Kirkland Signature brand. It’s called the Kirkland Signature Hazelnut Spread. Not only is the internet going bananas over the new Nutella but it’s also cheaper than the original. At Costco, a package of two 35.2 ounce jars of the new Hazelnut Spear costs $7.99. It’s listed slightly higher online at $9.99. Yet they are both […]