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Tamala Edwards on Broadcasting From Her Living Room and Inspiring the Next Generation

My full name is … Tamala Edwards Lugrine. My sons were just asking me why “Edwards” is in there. They said, “Get rid of that. […]

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Turkey Day Q&A: Philly Thanksgiving Day Parade Co-Host Rick Williams

The Philly Thanksgiving Day Parade is 100 years old, and it wouldn’t be a Philly Thanksgiving Day Parade without 6ABC’s television coverage featuring hosts Rick […]

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Philly’s Local TV Broadcasts Were a Masterclass in How Not to Cover a Live Shooting

There was a moment, early in the coverage of the shooting in North Philly on Wednesday — which left six Philadelphia police officers injured with gunshot wounds — that […]

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Cecily Tynan Accused of Assaulting South Philly Woman at U2 Concert

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. A 27-year-old woman from South Philadelphia has accused 6ABC meteorologist Cecily Tynan of […]

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Cecily Tynan Is Fed Up With Your Wardrobe Critiques

To someone my age, 6ABC meteorologist Cecily Tynan is as synonymous with the television station as legendary anchor Jim Gardner himself. That may sound like […]

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Hidden City Philadelphia Sues 6ABC Over “Hidden Philadelphia” Segments

Hidden City Philadelphia is a well-regarded Center City nonprofit dedicated to showcasing lesser-known parts of Philadelphia — the Metropolitan Opera House, David Lynch’s “Eraserhood”, and […]

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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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Maybe We Should Panic: Adam Joseph Says a Blizzard Is Coming

We’ve been pretty impressed with our local team of meteorologists this week. As the snowstorm continued to take shape, they were fairly reserved in their […]

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6 ABC’s Adam Joseph Named Second-Hottest TV Anchor in World

Action News meteorologist Adam Joseph is a local celebrity. He’s been on the OUT 100. He and his partner, Karl, have two children. Things have […]

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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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6ABC Anchor Brian Taff’s Strong Response to Disturbing Video From Trump Rally

A video from Donald Trump‘s Kentucky rally on Tuesday has a lot of people upset, including us and 6 ABC anchor Brian Taff.

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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 […]