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Syl McNamee

At the age of 90, Syl McNamee may not be going out on calls anymore, but he is still very active in a volunteer fire department in Camden County. And he wants to convince younger people to give some of their time to help their community. Read more here.Read more

George Thomas, the owner of  jewelry kiosk Creative Silver in the Fashion District.

After Black Friday comes Small Business Saturday, a national event in which people are encouraged to shop small at independent businesses to support their local communities. Read more here. Read more

Dutch police secure a shopping street after a stabbing incident in the center of The Hague, Netherlands.

Dutch police on Saturday continued looking for an attacker who stabbed three teens on a street in The Hague that was crowded with Black Friday shoppers. Read more here. Read more

Black bear spotted

A bear was caught on video taking an early-morning stroll around a Villanova residence just before 7 a.m. Friday. Read more here.Read more

A Bulldog named "Thor" poses for a photo after he wins "Best in Show" at the Greater Philadelphia Expo Center.

Thor, a bulldog owned by a Philly-area native, is Best in Show at the Kennel Club of Philadelphia’s National Dog Show. Read more here. Read more

Shopping bags

On this Black Friday, Center City District officials say the retail scene has continued to expand, creating more than $1 billion in retail demand annually. Read more here.Read more

Aubrey Luce & Madison Pennington are heading to Worlds and Nationals after winning Irish Dancing or Oireachtas competitions.

The 50th anniversary of the Mid-Atlantic Oireachtas competition in Philadelphia is in full swing. Read more here. Read more

Ryan Fitzpatrick and Carson Wentz

The loss by the Cowboys against the Bills gives the Eagles a chance to move into a first-place tie in the NFC East, if they win in Miami on Sunday. Read more here.Read more

Retiring Chief Integrity Officer Ellen Kaplan

Philadelphia's chief integrity officer is retiring from the Kenney administration after four years of overseeing city employees' compliance with ethics rules. "I have been overwhelmed by how many people want to do the right thing," she said. Read more here.Read more

Coast Guard helicopter

The Coast Guard is no longer searching for a kitesurfer who disappeared off the coast of Ocean City, New Jersey, Thursday afternoon. It turns out, he was safe all along. Read more here.Read more