Laws

Controversies

Could Philly be home to a dirt-bike park anytime soon?

ATV

Legislation

Pa. Governor Wolf signs bill tightening gun rules for domestic abusers

Pennsylvania State Capitol in Harrisburg

Laws

Penn student's op-ed makes case for legalizing prostitution in Pennsylvania

Red Light DIstrict

Healthy Eating

Mayor Kenney signs Philadelphia's sodium menu warning label bill into law

Salt shaker

Investigations

Family of slain Manayunk girl to meet with Gov. Wolf about new custody laws

Police lights arrests crime

Yoga

CBD usage is growing in Philly and it's hitting up yoga studios

Yoga class

Laws

Have outstanding tax debt? You might not be able to get your passport renewed

Passport Law

Fourth of July

Vendor never delivered fireworks to two N.J. towns for Fourth of July, sends heartfelt apology letter

Fireworks Pexels Stock Photo

Jersey Shore

Ocean City has officially banned smoking on the beach

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Pets

This common veterinary procedure could soon land New Jersey cat owners in jail

Cat in a bookstore

Gambling

Atlantic City's Ocean Resort Casino ready to offer sports betting on opening day

Ocean Resort Casino Jersey Shore

Transportation

Next winter, you could be fined for not cleaning snow off car in Pennsylvania

Carroll- Vehicles on I-76 in snowy weather

Bullying

Pennsylvania lawmaker wants to fine parents of serial bullies

Bullying Stock

Housing

Proposed bill aims to protect Philly renters from unjust evictions

Stock_Carroll - Houses in East Falls

Advice

Ask Hickey: Is it really illegal to flirt in this Philly suburb?

Flirting

Politics

Pa. GOP hopeful claims Wolf's opioid disaster declaration infringes on gun rights

Scott Wagner GOP Pennsylvania

Medical Marijuana

Here's how Congress can protect states' medical marijuana programs

Carroll - NJ Marijuana Dispensary

Fireworks

Don't get excited about Pennsylvania's new fireworks law, Philly

Fireworks Pexels Stock Photo

Guns

Court ruling lifts ban on guns in Delaware state parks

Politics

You could win $500 playing bingo, thanks to new Pennsylvania law

Kate Klunk

Holidays

Are you breaking Philly law with your Christmas tree?

Laws

You can set your house on fire in Pennsylvania and not be charged with arson

Government

Ex-ethics czar: Kellyanne Conway violated federal ethics law

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Opinion

They gave their daughter a cute mailbox – and ended up in a 3-year legal battle

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Laws

Pennsylvania lawmaker: Allow liquor store, bar employees to confiscate fake IDs

PLCB

Transportation

Why Pennsylvania drivers should take off their old registration stickers

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Parking

Lawmakers want stricter enforcement of Pennsylvania's handicap parking spots

Outdoors

Are outdoor fire pits legal in Philadelphia?

Fire Pit

Laws

New Jersey bans 'five-dollar insanity' drug known as 'flakka'

Legislation

Pa. bill proposes ban on talking on hand-held phone while driving

Service Dogs

Charlie's Law: Block access for service dogs in N.J. and face minimum $250 fine

Cherry Hill East service dog

Smoking

The smoking age in New Jersey will soon be 21 years old

Laws

Philly can now temporarily close businesses for violating anti-discrimination laws

Philadelphia City Hall

Laws

Loophole in Pennsylvania law means many don't have to report dead bodies

Laws

Pennsylvania set to make lying about military service for personal gain a crime

Politics

WATCH: Samantha Bee lambasts Christie for vetoing child marriage ban

Christie Bee

Laws

Heads up New Jersey: Important change made to driver's licenses

New Jersey driver's licenses

Beaches

Ocean City, Md. bans topless sunbathing for women amid social media speculation

Ocean City, Md.

Guns

Bipartisan bill would require universal background checks for Pennsylvania gun sales

Odd News

New Jersey's ban on pumping gas makes guy so mad he punches somebody

Gas puncher Suspect

Opinion

Hate has a home in the minds of 'Hate has no home here' sign critics

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Leisure

Longport becomes latest Jersey Shore town to pass ordinance stamping out smoking on beaches

Laws

Toomey: Make the cruel 'animal crush' fetish a federal crime

Pat Toomey

Laws

The 47 dry towns in the Philadelphia region

Laws

In Philly's suburban dry towns, alcohol can be a tough sell

Carroll - Makefield Highlands Golf Club Beer Sales

Bars

Petition wants Christie to extend Jersey Shore's seasonal liquor licenses for St. Patrick's Day