Adam Hermann

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Adam is a web curator at PhillyVoice.com. He grew up on the other side of Pennsylvania but was raised versed in Philadelphia culture. He’s a graduate of Drexel University, where he studied journalism and history. Adam has written for the Inquirer, Daily News, Philadelphia magazine, and NCAA.com. He used to write about sports (and still does now and then) but is also interested in environmental policy and very fresh produce.

adam@phillyvoice.com

April 19, 2019

Politics

Joe Biden may launch 2020 campaign on Rocky Steps at Philly Art Museum, per report

Joe Biden is, at long last, expected to run for president of the United States in 2020, and he might just kick things off in Philadelphia.

April 19, 2019

Odd News

Berks County man charged with using magnets to steal 63 million gallons of water

Bruce Becker, 62, of West Lawn, is charged with a felony charge of theft of services, and a misdemeanor count of possessing an instrument of crime, according to a news report.

April 19, 2019

Threats

N.J. Sen. Cory Booker, fellow Democrats receive racist death threats from Florida man

John Kless of Broward County was arrested after calling the politicians’ Washington, D.C., offices on April 16 and leaving threatening voicemails, according to the Miami New Times.

April 19, 2019

Crime

South Jersey man sentenced to life in prison after 22nd arrest, ninth conviction

Frederick “Chief” Owle, 49, received a life sentence for one count of robbery, and a concurrent 17-year term for the second count of robbery, stemming from two incidents two years ago.

April 18, 2019

Lawsuits

Atlantic County parents sue water park over son's 'brain-eating amoeba' death

The parents of an Atlantic County man who died from exposure to 'brain-eating amoeba' are suing the Texas water park their son visited weeks before his death.

April 18, 2019

Gambling

Online sports betting in Pennsylvania expected to launch before NBA Finals

Online sports betting is expected to go live in Pennsylvania in the next two or three weeks, a Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board spokesman said this week.

April 18, 2019

Odd News

Montco family's dog found in Stockton, New Jersey, after missing for 45 days

File this one under seriously unlikely feel-good stories.

April 18, 2019

Politics

Pennsylvania state reps call John Fetterman’s marijuana listening tour a 'sham'

Four Pennsylvania state representatives issued a joint statement Thursday afternoon condemning Pennsylvania Lt. Gov. John Fetterman’s marijuana-centric “listening tour” and declining Fetterman’s invitation to an event.

April 18, 2019

Politics

Mueller Report: Trump repeatedly asked Chris Christie to deal with James Comey, Mueller

Former New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie shows up a number of times in Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s long-anticipated report on Russian interference into the 2016 presidential election.

April 17, 2019

Eagles

Eagles 2019 schedule leaks: Season opener, primetime matchups, and more

The 2019 NFL schedule gets its official release Wednesday night, but dates are unsurprisingly starting to trickle out in the hours before the unveiling.

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