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Banner Over NFL Draft: 'City <3 Sports But Hates Teachers'

Banner Over NFL Draft: ‘City <3 Sports But Hates Teachers'

“I really don’t want to shame the city, but the longer that the contract goes unsettled, the worse it is for students,” said George BezanisPhoto Credit: NBC10

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NBC10 Responds: Mortgage Mishap

NBC10 Responds: Mortgage Mishap

A man refinanced his house after the payments became too much. But when paperwork problems persisted for months, he called Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds team.

Fans Arrive for Round One of NFL Draft

Fans Arrive for Round One of NFL Draft

Thursday night marks the first round of the NFL Draft here in Philadelphia. NBC10’s Lauren Mayk spoke to some of the most eager fans who arrived at the Ben Franklin Parkway as soon as the doors opened.

Banner Over NFL Draft: 'City <3 Sports But Hates Teachers'

Banner Over NFL Draft: ‘City <3 Sports But Hates Teachers'

“I really don’t want to shame the city, but the longer that the contract goes unsettled, the worse it is for students,” said George BezanisPhoto Credit: NBC10

NFL Draft Experience Opens

NFL Draft Experience Opens

Crowds arrived on Thursday for the NFL Draft Experience. The event covers 25 football fields, making it the largest festival ever put on by the NFL. NBC10’s Deanna Durante reports from the Ben Franklin Parkway.

7 Philly teens missing after escaping from Western Pa. juvenile facility

7 Philly teens missing after escaping from Western Pa. juvenile facility

Officials called the situation “highly unusual” because so many escaped within days of each other - and because all remain unaccounted for more than a week later.

Assistant Principal on Leave for Screaming at Pro-Life Teen

Assistant Principal on Leave for Screaming at Pro-Life Teen

The video, posted on YouTube by one of the teens shows a heated verbal exchange between STEM’s Assistant Principal Zach Ruffs and a 16-year-old protesting the “holocaust of abortion.”Photo Credit: Google Street View

Resolved in Philadelphia: Even undocumented immigrants have a fundamental right to earn a living

Resolved in Philadelphia: Even undocumented immigrants have a fundamental right to earn a living

Recognizing “the significant positive contributions of immigrants” to Philadelphia’s economy, City Council affirms the right of everyone, regardless of immigration status, to earn a living and support a family.

Philly Artists to Paint by Numbers of NFL Draft's 1st Round

Philly Artists to Paint by Numbers of NFL Draft’s 1st Round

Sixteen Philadelphia artists are painting by numbers, using the NFL Draft as their guide. The artists, working with Mural Arts Philadelphia and the National Football League, will take part in a unique new…

Celebrate Free Cone Day at Carvel on Thursday

Celebrate Free Cone Day at Carvel on Thursday

The only thing better than an ice cream cone on a warm spring afternoon is a free ice cream cone on a warm spring afternoon.Photo Credit: Courtesy Carvel

What You'll Find at the Massive, Outdoor NFL Draft in Philly

What You’ll Find at the Massive, Outdoor NFL Draft in Philly

A tent-by-tent (pre-draft) look at the NFL Draft “Experience” on the Ben Franklin Parkway starting Thursday afternoon.

3rd Graders Find Boa Constrictor in Back of Classroom

3rd Graders Find Boa Constrictor in Back of Classroom

A third grade class in New Jersey was surprised to find a strange snake slithering through their midst Tuesday.

How to get hired during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

How to get hired during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

Five events you should attend if you’re on the hunt.

Pa. State Rep. Calls Facebook Troll, Grandmother

Pa. State Rep. Calls Facebook Troll, Grandmother

When an Internet troll posted a bigoted message to Rep. Brian Sims’ Facebook page, he appealed to a higher authority: the harasser’s grandmother.Photo Credit: Courtesy Rep. Brian Sims This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Can Philly tech companies help raise the minimum wage?

Can Philly tech companies help raise the minimum wage?

A handful of tech companies have joined Wage Change, which is fighting to increase the minimum wage from $7.25 to $11.

This Monday: How can Philadelphia lead the country in health and sciences innovation?

This Monday: How can Philadelphia lead the country in health and sciences innovation?

During Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast, take the opportunity to see the tomorrow of Philadelphia’s health technologies on the afternoon of Monday, May 1.

Blog: Summer-Like Conditions for NFL Draft, Penn Relays

Blog: Summer-Like Conditions for NFL Draft, Penn Relays

Scheduling big outdoor events for the end of April can be tricky when it comes to the weather. It’s still springtime which can bring large temperature swings and the threat of spring storms.Photo Credit: NBC10

MICA handpicked 7 design events you won’t want to miss during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

MICA handpicked 7 design events you won’t want to miss during Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

The Baltimore-based school is a first-time Philly Tech Week sponsor. Here are seven events Vice Provost of Open Studies David Gracyalny is looking forward to and why.

Hold tight, we got the ultimate Snapchat takeover for Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

Hold tight, we got the ultimate Snapchat takeover for Philly Tech Week 2017 presented by Comcast

Expect a lot of emojis, swag and that cute big mouth filter.

Police Hunt for Suspect in Death of 17-Yr-Old Girl in Del.

Police Hunt for Suspect in Death of 17-Yr-Old Girl in Del.

Officers responded to reports of gunfire in the 900 block of Kirkwood Street around 9:30 p.m. Wednesday night.Photo Credit: Google Maps

Cool talk alert: What is Ethereum and why did banks and corporations form an alliance around it?

Cool talk alert: What is Ethereum and why did banks and corporations form an alliance around it?

Happening Tuesday, May 2 at Industrious, this event may just help you understand, once in for all, what exactly blockchain is.

2017 NFL Draft in Philly by the Numbers

2017 NFL Draft in Philly by the Numbers

Check out our by the numbers breakdown of the NFL Draft Experience along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway in Philadelphia.Photo Credit: NBC10

With stream huggers to the rescue, Jenkintown Creek flowing toward healthy future

With stream huggers to the rescue, Jenkintown Creek flowing toward healthy future

At Abington’s McKinley Elementary, students pitched in to help a watershed advocacy group save the stream. They planted 240 trees and shrubs, stabilized the eroded banks – and found a vernal pool.

Standoff Continues After Deadly Wawa Parking Lot Shooting

Standoff Continues After Deadly Wawa Parking Lot Shooting

As friends and family mourned a Delaware State Trooper shot and killed in a Wawa parking lot, a suspect in the case opened fire overnight on police trying to end the standoff.Photo Credit: SkyForce10 This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Orange Juice Spills Onto South Jersey Highway

Orange Juice Spills Onto South Jersey Highway

A tractor-trailer spilled its load of orange juice onto a busy South Jersey highway leaving traffic impacted for hours.Photo Credit: SkyForce10

NJ Gymnastics Coach Accused of Sexually Assaulting 2 Girls

NJ Gymnastics Coach Accused of Sexually Assaulting 2 Girls

A South Jersey gymnastics coach is accused of sexually assaulting two underage girls.Photo Credit: Gloucester County Prosecutor’s Office

State legislators call for hearings on troubled Wordsworth

State legislators call for hearings on troubled Wordsworth

Lawmakers want to examine a trail of injuries to children and hold accountable those who failed to keep them safe

Inside Look at a Pro Day Experience

Inside Look at a Pro Day Experience

Prospects have been showcasing their skills for NFL scouts over the past few months. NBC10’s Jessica Boyington shows us an inside look at what a Pro Day experience is really like.

FSU Coach Jimbo Fisher Speaks on NFL Draft

FSU Coach Jimbo Fisher Speaks on NFL Draft

NBC10’s Keith Jones and Erin Coleman sit down with Florida State coach Jimbo Fisher to discuss the NFL Draft.

One on One With Haason Reddick

One on One With Haason Reddick

Temple University’s Haason Reddick is expected to be a first round pick in Thursday’s draft. His story is a true underdog tale. CSN’s John Clark sits down one on one with Reddick.

History of the NFL Draft

History of the NFL Draft

The NFL Draft originated right here in Philadelphia. NBC10’s Katy Zachry, with the help of Pro Football Hall-of-Famer Ray Didinger, takes a look back.

Trump's tax plan eliminates a popular deduction in PA and NJ

Trump’s tax plan eliminates a popular deduction in PA and NJ

State and local taxes may no longer offset federal taxable income.

Are Tornado Warnings Getting Worse?

Are Tornado Warnings Getting Worse?

Are tornado warnings getting worse? NBC10 First Alert Weather chief meteorologist shares his views and a little history in his latest blog.Photo Credit: NBC 5 News This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. Click here to open the story in your web browser.

Why the NFL Draft Matters

Why the NFL Draft Matters

Hundreds of thousands of people are expected to be here in Philadelphia for the NFL Draft over the course of the next three days. NBC10’s Vai Sikahema tells us why the NFL Draft causes such a buzz.Photo Credit: CSNPhilly.com

NFL Draft Fan Experience

NFL Draft Fan Experience

NBC10’s Tim Furlong shows us an inside look at the NFL Draft Experience that opens Thursday at noon.

NBC10 Responds: Subscription Box Blunder

NBC10 Responds: Subscription Box Blunder

A woman ordered a box of treats for her fiancé through a monthly subscription service, but the food was never delivered. Harry Hairston and the NBC10 Responds Team came to help when she could not get her…

Off-Duty Officer Charged With Speeding in Deadly Crash

Off-Duty Officer Charged With Speeding in Deadly Crash

A Philadelphia Police officer was arrested after he allegedly struck and killed a man while speeding near a high school earlier this year.Photo Credit: Philadelphia Police

NFL Draft Theater on parkway is a big league production

NFL Draft Theater on parkway is a big league production

Philly’s temporary arena seats more than 3,000 people, with balconies on both sides, and is 310 feet wide and 220 feet deep.

Philly's Memphis Street Academy Charter School in jeopardy?

Philly’s Memphis Street Academy Charter School in jeopardy?

The Philadelphia district charter office said Memphis Street Academy at J.P. Jones in Kensington, should not be given a new, five-year operating agreement because of poor academic performance.

More trouble for Philly DA Seth Williams, on ethics and his federal case

More trouble for Philly DA Seth Williams, on ethics and his federal case

The Philadelphia Board of Ethics fined the district attorney’s political action committee for not reporting $11,677 in spending in 2016, while a businessman accused of bribing him may be cooperating with the feds.

Archbishop Opens Sainthood Cause for Local Priest

Archbishop Opens Sainthood Cause for Local Priest

Philadelphia Archbishop Charles Chaput on Monday took the first step in the official process of beatification and canonization of a lifelong Delaware County resident: Augustinian Father William…Photo Credit: Artist’s rendering

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