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

February 16, 2019

Gritty

Gritty was a Jeopardy! answer on Friday

On Friday night’s episode of Jeopardy!, one question had Philadelphians shouting at their television sets in unison.

February 16, 2019

Marijuana

N.J. leaders, Gov. Phil Murphy reportedly reach marijuana deal

New Jersey Gov. Phil Murphy and legislative leaders have reportedly reached a deal outlining how the state would tax and regulate marijuana, a crucial step in legalizing recreational marijuana across the Garden State.

February 16, 2019

Priest Abuse

Vatican defrocks former New Jersey archbishop over sex abuse

The Vatican defrocked former Newark Archbishop Theodore McCarrick after officials found him guilty of sex abuse throughout his career.

February 15, 2019

Courts

Philly woman in viral Wildwood beach arrest takes plea deal, gets probation

Emily Weinman, of Philadelphia, pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct on Friday for an altercation with police on the Wildwood beach during Memorial Day weekend. She was sentenced to probation as part of the plea deal.

February 15, 2019

Eagles

Malcolm Jenkins, Torrey Smith respond to Colin Kaepernick’s settlement with the NFL

Malcolm Jenkins, who publicly butted heads with Colin Kaepernick and Eric Reid this past season, offered his take on Friday's news of Kaepernick and the NFL settling the former QB's collusion lawsuit.

February 15, 2019

Dogs

Odell Beckham Jr.’s puppies are up for adoption at N.J. pet daycare

Odell Beckham Jr.'s dog had puppies, and all 10 are up for adoption at a New Jersey pet daycare.

February 15, 2019

Courts

Trump can’t cut Philly's grants because of sanctuary city status, court rules

President Trump’s administration can’t cut grants to Philadelphia because of its sanctuary city status, a federal court ruled Friday.

February 14, 2019

Phillies

Phillies' Jake Arrieta says he pitched half of last season with a torn meniscus

On Thursday, we got a little more information about what was eating Phillies pitcher Jake Arrieta during the second half of last season.

February 14, 2019

Courts

Lancaster man found guilty of trying to smuggle cocaine in box of chili peppers

Lancaster man found guilty of trying to smuggle cocaine in box of chili peppers

February 14, 2019

Business

Four Pennsylvania companies land on Fortune's 100 best places to work, including Sheetz

Fortune Magazine released the latest edition of its 100 Best Companies to Work For list, and the Keystone State is represented pretty well.

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