Jim Gardner

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New High-Tech “Action News” Set Debuts on 6ABC

No need to adjust your antennas – something is different about the look and feel of Action News. Fear not, Jim Gardner didn’t shave his […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Jim Gardner Photobombed Cecily Tynan

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VIDEO: Jim Gardner Tracks Down Cecily Tynan’s Lost Earring on Air

6ABC meteorologist Cecily Tynan was the victim of a minor wardrobe malfunction on Monday night’s telecast of Action News, but thankfully legendary anchorman Jim Gardner […]

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6ABC Celebrates 40 Years of Iconic Anchorman Jim Gardner

When Philadelphians hear that famous tune leading off 6ABC’s Action News telecast, what’s the first thing we think of? If your answer wasn’t Jim Gardner, […]

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Jim Gardner Tweets That He’s Back in the Hospital

Just a week after returning from a monthlong leave for bicep surgery, Jim Gardner is back in the hospital. The longtime Action News anchor revealed […]

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Jim Gardner Barely Looks Any Different 31 Years Later

Jim Gardner is a Philadelphia treasure. And he’s been giving us the news on Channel 6 for a long time. Monday morning, @Smoltownphilly on Twitter […]

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WATCH: The Roots Play “Action News” Theme for Danny DeVito

Check it out: Have to think that @kamalgray is responsible for Roots playing ActionNews theme for introducing Danny Devito on Fallon last night. — Jim […]

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WATCH: 6ABC Covers David Bowie’s “Glass Spider” Tour

David Bowie has died at the age of 69 (third item), and it’s likely you’ll be hearing his music a lot today. Also likely? You’ll […]

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12th Annual Jefferson Gala

Paul Anka was a surprise guest last night at the 12th Annual Jefferson Gala at the Marriott Downtown, which honored Sidney Kimmel. At one point, […]

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ThinkFest Preview: Amy Gutmann Discusses Penn’s Next Decade With Jim Gardner

Now in her 10th year as president of the University of Pennsylvania, Amy Gutmann has a decade of educational, institutional, and civic accomplishments behind her: […]

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PHOTO: Jim Gardner Holds A Baby

Forgive us if we feel like freaking out, but today has seemed somewhat apocalyptic in Philadelphia, what with fires and floods surrounding us: The Four […]

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PHOTO: Awesome Jim Gardner Photobomb of Alicia Vitarelli and Husband

Gotta love Jim Gardner, who photobombed 6ABC colleague Alicia Vitarelli and her husband at Hotel Monaco. Vitarelli looks great six weeks after giving birth, a […]

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Stephen Starr, Jim Gardner and Other Smart Philadelphians Will Be at ThinkFest

Once upon a time, Philadelphia magazine existed only on paper. Then, a few years ago, we started publishing our articles on phillymag.com, and a few […]

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VIDEO: Did Cecily Tynan Call Adam Joseph a Moron?

Last night, the Philadelphia Twitter community took a brief detour from its prolific discussion of the destruction caused by Hurricane Sandy to debate whether or […]

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Rick Santorum is Hocking Sweater Vests

Yeah, he really is. The GOP presidential hopeful has been this campaign’s accidental hipster by constantly rocking (we use that term loosely) a sweater vest. […]