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Fox 29’s Mike Jerrick Takes Break to Seek Depression Treatment

Fox 29’s Good Day Philadelphia co-host Mike Jerrick has taken a break from the network to seek treatment for a “low-grade depression.” 

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Pink Sweater “Joke” Proves Steve Keeley Really Is the Biggest Tool in Local Media

Two weeks after Fox 29 morning host Mike Jerrick was suspended briefly after making a vulgar comment about Donald Trump mouthpiece Kellyanne Conway, it is […]

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Fox 29’s Mike Jerrick Suspended Over Conway “Bullshit” Comment

Mike Jerrick, the longtime co-host of Fox 29’s Good Day Philadelphia, has been suspended by the station for an unknown amount of time for blurting […]

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Fox 29 Wishes the Late Joe Frazier a Happy Birthday, Touts City Hall Appearance

Early this morning on Good Day Philadelphia, the hosts wished Joe Frazier a happy birthday. “Philadelphia boxing legend Joe Frazier celebrating his birthday today,” anchor […]

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The 69 Best Local Philly News Screenshots of 2016

I watch a lot of local news. Not only because it keeps me informed on the events of the day and on which programs are […]

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How to Get A Vacant House Knocked Down: Turkey Vultures

Update, 5:15 p.m.: L&I’s Karen Guss says the building is indeed under demolition. She tells Philadelphia magazine inspectors had been monitoring the building for years, […]

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Why Philly Local News Is the Best During a Snowstorm

I turned on the 10 o’clock news on Friday night. The first thing I saw was someone falling on her ass. Fox 29’s snow coverage […]

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The 38 Best Local News Screenshots of 2015

The local TV news is great. I am not exaggerating in any way. The local news — any channel, any time — is one of my […]

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Comcast, CBS 3 and Other Local Media Outlets Take Home Emmys This Weekend

They didn’t have soaring speeches by Viola Davis and Jon Hamm, but Philly held its own Emmy Award ceremony on Saturday at the Philadelphia Hilton Hotel. […]

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Fox 29 Adds Meteorologist Kathy Orr

Fox 29 announced today it has hired Kathy Orr to do the weather on its 5 p.m. and 10 p.m. newscasts. Sue Serio gave clues […]

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Man Robs Bank While Fox 29 Interviews Cops Nearby

A bearded man in a Phillies cap robbed the TD Bank at Fourth and Market this morning, police say. Amazingly, the robbery took place while […]

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95.7 Ben FM Woman of the Week Luncheon

On Wednesday, 95.7 Ben FM with Marilyn Russell hosted a “Woman of the Week” Networking Luncheon at the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts, with special […]

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The Pennsylvania Lottery Has Moved to Channel 29

The Pennsylvania Lottery has been airing a televised drawing since 1977. In Philadelphia, the sing-songy “Penn-syl-van-ia Lot-ter-ry!” jingle and nightly drawing has been airing before […]

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WATCH: Mark Wahlberg Names 57 Movie Characters On the Fly on Fox 29

Remember that scene in the first ‘Ted’ movie where Mark Wahlberg names dozens of girl’s name in a matter of seconds? Well he showed Alex […]

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The Lines in This Fox 29 Story About Poop Falling From the Sky, Ranked

Monday night on Fox 29, reporter Brad Sattin covered quite the story: A Sweet 16 party in Levittown was interrupted by an airplane releasing its […]