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  • Adopt A Pet: Riley

    Meet the perfect addition to your family. This is Riley, a 6-month-old terrier mix who has a unique look and a huge heart. Riley is a stray whose mix of breeds like yorkie and pug has given her coat a true mix of textures. This cutie warms up quickly to everyone she meets, and she will thrive in a family environment. She is currently with Saved Me Rescue in Philadelphia. If you’re looking for a pup who will brighten up […]

  • Old City’s Ardiente Mixes Up Drinks For Father’s Day

    Our friends from Old City’s newest hot spot, Ardiente, came to the studio to show us how to make some delicious summertime cocktails that are also dad-approved. Ardiente’s bar manager, Katie Loeb, and bartender Kari Rosenfeld showed PHL17’s Chandler Lutz how to make the perfect drinks that Dad is guaranteed to love. Their instagram-worthy, Pisco Sour, is super refreshing. It combines lemon/lime, simple syrup, grape-based brandy, egg whites (for foaminess) and blue curacao. Sazarac is has a rye whiskey base, blended […]

  • Hersheypark Is Ready For Summer 2018

    PHL17’s Chandler Lutz took a trip to Hershey, PA to see what Hersheypark has to offer for the summer season. Including two new attractions and Food Truck Fridays. HERSHEY, PA– Today Hersheypark has grown to 121-acres with more than 70 rides and attractions, including 14 exhilarating roller coasters. Included in your  admission  is The Boardwalk At Hersheypark water park, with 14 unique water attractions and 29 private rental cabanas; and ZooAmerica North American Wildlife Park, an 11-acre, walk-through zoo that cares […]

  • Adopt A Pet: JK

    Meet our very own “Philly Special” and by that we mean a true Philadelphia mutt. JK has a couple of mixed breeds in him, but he’s 100% adorable. JK is three years old and has had a few health issues throughout his lifetime including his weight. When found he was extremely underweight for his size. You can find him at Street Tails Animal Rescue right now. They’ve given him some extra food with a high protein and fat diet. He’s […]

  • Adopt A Pet: Rachel

    Meet a real Georgia peach, who is looking for her forever home. Rachel is from the South and has a lot of southern charm. She is full of energy of energy and has a lot of love to give. She’s a Flat- Coated Retriever, with silky smooth fur. She was found as a stray and is now officially a Philly girl! You can meet this gem at Saved Me Animal Rescue in Philadelphia.

  • We’re Fighting Child Poverty This Red Nose Day 2018

    Our news team brought the comic relief this morning with their Red Noses! Today is fourth annual #RedNoseDay. The day was created to have fun and make a difference, all while raising money and awareness to help end child poverty. In its first three years, Red Nose Day has raised over $100 million dollars and has impacted the lives of over 8 million children in all 50 states, Puerto Rico, and 34 countries internationally. Locally, the funds raised will help […]

  • The Champions Of Magic Come To PHL17

    For years he’s been stumping sold out audiences and leaving them in awe with his incredible illusions and magic. Soon Fernando Velasco will be making a stop right here in our area but before he does he stopped by PHL17 to wow our talent first hand. The Champions of Magic tour comes to Philadelphia on June 20th-24th. For more information head to their website,

  • Vote For Your Favorite PHL17 Royal Hat

    Did you watch PHL17 Morning News all morning long? If so, you saw our team get crafty and make their own royal hats out of items from the dollar store. Checkout the final products below!   Head to the PHL17 Facebook page to pick your favorite!

  • Adopt a Pet: Nero

    How can you not fall in love with this face? Meet our pet of the day, Nero! Nero is a 7-week-old Pit mix. Filled with energy and love, this puppy will do well in any home that is will to teach and train him. He loves to be around other dogs too! For more information, visit our friends at Good Karma Dog Rescue.

  • Soccer Moms Got It Going On! The Philadelphia Union Says Happy Mother’s Day With a Special Video

    Soccer moms have got it going on! Check out this special video for Mother’s Day dedicated to all “Soccer Moms” who give it their all everyday. With Sunday fast approaching, the Philadelphia Union and their players are paying tribute to the Soccer Moms that have the team spirit. It features our very own PHL17 Morning News anchor Jennifer Lewis Hall. PHL17 is the proud media partner for The Philadelphia Union. To all the moms out there – Happy Mother’s Day! […]