Sarah Bloomquist
Sarah Bloomquist is the co-anchor of Action News at Noon and Action News at 4 p.m. Sarah joined the Action News team in August 2002. Since then, she's covered many major stories for 6abc, including reporting live from Maryland during the sniper scare, following the Philadelphia Eagles and their faithful fans during the 2004-2005 run for the Super Bowl, as well as the Eagles 2018 Super Bowl win in Minneapolis.

Sarah has also traveled to Italy, Egypt, and Kenya for Action News. She has covered wildfires, hurricanes, and many political conventions. Sarah also played a key role in Action News' coverage of the papal visit in 2015. She covered major political events in Washington DC including both Obama inaugurations and the funeral of President George H.W. Bush. She has also spent years covering daily news events in Philadelphia both as an anchor and a reporter.

Sarah came to Channel 6 from WTVG, the ABC-owned station in Toledo, Ohio, where she was a weekend anchor and general assignment reporter. In 2002, Sarah was awarded First Place in the Spot News Category from the Associated Press of Ohio for her coverage from New York of the September 11th attacks. She was also nominated for two Emmy awards for her live coverage from Ground Zero.

In 2001, she was named Best Reporter in Ohio by the Associated Press.

Sarah got her start in Toledo after receiving a Masters Degree from Northwestern University's Medill School of Journalism. Prior to that, Sarah graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a major in History and a minor in French. She lives in Center City.

Sarah's Stories
New technology reduces risk, recovery time for gynecological surgery  
Undergoing surgery is always a serious matter. In this week's Moves in Medicine, we learn how technology is reducing the risks and speeding the recovery for a common women's procedure.
New Jersey pro surfer catches wave with help from ferry boat
South Jersey pro surfer Rob Kelly got a little help from the Cape May - Lewes Ferry in his search for some good waves.
West Chester students cook up recipes with developmentally disabled young adults
Every Wednesday afternoon, eight young adults with developmental disabilities log onto Zoom, and they get cooking.
New choral work puts Abigail Adams' letter to music in Philadelphia
In a letter dated March 31, 1776, Abigail Adams wrote to John Adams urging him and other members of the Continental Congress not to forget about the nation's women when fighting for independence. This letter on loan to The Museum of the American Revolution in Philadelphia inspired local composer, Dr. Melissa Dunphy.
West Chester University program aims to help Black male students succeed
West Chester University is empowering and supporting Black male students through a new program designed to defy a national trend in racial equity gaps for Black men in college.
Temple Health's TAVR helps patients battling with aortic stenosis
A cutting-edge heart procedure is being credited with saving the life of a Northeast Philadelphia man. The experts at Temple Health explain how TAVR helps those with aortic stenosis.
Temple's Limb Salvage Center provides options for saving your limbs from amputations
A local doctor noticed a disturbing trend which led him to help create a new center at Temple Health aimed at saving your limbs from amputations.
Moves in Medicine: Lung disease and the loss of control
Having a severe lung disease can be debilitating, and that loss of control can wreak havoc on your mental health.
How to reduce the risk of catching Pneumonia
We are in the height of cold and flu season that's on top of the coronavirus pandemic. Another worry this time of year is pneumonia.
Beloved pediatrician gets emotional send-off ahead of retirement
Dr. Joseph Becker is retiring after 40 years of caring for children in the Broomall and West Chester areas. On Wednesday, the pediatrician's patients and their parents gave him a proper send-off.