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More than a dozen homes in upper Bucks County have been receiving bottled water as drinking water for at least two years, after the state found elevated levels of PFAS in the wells. Now, the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection has identified the potential polluter. Read more here...Read more

Governor Murphy holds a press conference with advocates, community and faith leaders on impact of marijuana legalization and expungement legislation in Trenton.

Only one state in the nation, North Dakota, has a bank owned and operated by the government. Other states, like California, are considering the concept as a way to provide a lower cost alternative to the private sector, and New Jersey is the latest to join that list. Read more here.Read more

The Philadelphia Republican Party chairwoman Martina White

The Philadelphia Republican Party has elected a popular state representative to be its new chairman, after a leadership shake-up prompted by the loss of one of its few city council seats, last week. She is the first woman to lead a major party in the city.Read more

Nafes Monroe

A Philadelphia father whose infant son was critically wounded in a shooting last month in Hunting Park is accused of using the child as a "human shield." Read more here.Read more

Villanova freshman running back DeeWil Barlee.

It's a short week for the Villanova Wildcats as they get ready to play a non-conference game on Friday night, welcoming Long Island University to the Main Line.Read more

Sean Kratz

The fate of Sean Kratz is now in the hands of a Bucks County jury. Kratz is accused of killing and robbing three men on his cousin’s farm near New Hope in July 2017. Read more here.Read more

Sam Carchidi and Wayne Fish

Two Philly sports writers have a new book on the moments that have shaped the Flyers into what they are today. Read more here.Read more

Image of Nikeem Leach is inset within an image of the block in Overbrook where where he shot his 11-year-old brother.

Authorities have charged 19-year-old Nikeem Leach with involuntary manslaughter and weapons offenses in the fatal shooting of his 11-year-old brother in West Philadelphia on Monday. Sources say the shooting was accidental, but Leach had an illegal weapon and no license to carry.Read more

Workers spread salt on walkways at the Frankford Transportation Center.

Wednesday morning was the coldest of the season as an arctic air mass settled over the Delaware Valley. While not leaving the house and snuggling up with a blanket may be the preference, for so many that's just isn’t the reality.Read more

West Philadelphia Produce

A West Philadelphia community hub that's helping clean up the streets is getting attention from local leaders who want to replicate the model. It's helping revive a once depleted neighborhood.Read more