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LANSDOWNE — The borough is the latest Delaware County municipality to adopt an earned income tax as a source of revenue for borough coffers.

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MARPLE— The Drexel Hill property that includes the former Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High School building fetched $3 million in a sale between the Delaware County Community College and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.

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UPPER DARBY — Delaware County Community College and the Archdiocese of Philadelphia have reached an agreement of sale for the college to buy the former Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High School building in Drexel Hill.

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WEST CHESTER — Two women were forced to flee a moving car early Friday when their ride-sharing driver refused to stop or tell them why he was not taking them to their destination, according to West Chester police.

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Both sides of the Delaware County District Attorney's race are claiming their counterpart misspent thousands of dollars, as Democrats questioned the purchase of fly swatters and nail files and Republicans challenged trips from Disney World to Chicago.

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COLLINGDALE — There was a double vision of Wawa on the 900 block of MacDade Boulevard Thursday morning as the convenience chain closed one store and opened a new store right next to it.

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MEDIA — While the issue of raises for sheriff's deputies and Park Police straddled sports talk radio and the Wizard of Oz at Wednesday's Delaware County Council meeting, the sheriff himself said it's all good.

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UPPER PROVIDENCE —  Eighteen years later, Delaware County paused Wednesday to remember one of the darkest days in the nation's history.

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UPPER DARBY — After the Upper Darby School District banned employee use of crowdfunding to secure supplemental resources for their classrooms, the focus has shifted toward the Upper Darby Arts and Education Foundation as an in-house source for a few extra classroom dollars.

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MEDIA — One of the advocates for new voting system wants the Delaware County Board of Elections to know one of the machines they are considering could leave the county open to a legal challenge, although the state and the company say it works.

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HAVERFORD >> Officials from the now-officially defunct Bon Air Fire Co. are firing back at Haverford Township for shutting down the company and defended the member accused of attending meetings of an extremist group.

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HAVERFORD – Haverford Township officials abruptly closed the Bon Air Fire Co. after its board refused to accept the resignation of a member who started – but never fully joined – a group described as an extremist organization.

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DARBY TOWNSHIP — Fire forced the evacuation of a home on the 600 block of Sharon Avenue Wednesday afternoon. No injuries were reported. A small dog that was overcome by smoke was revived by first responders.

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The only two Kmart department stores left in Delaware County will be shuttered in a recent wave of closures announced recently.

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UPPER DARBY — A recently tabled board operations guideline (BOG) to amend the governing structure of the Upper Darby School Board is word-for-word the same as a district policy that prescribes the board’s makeup, but said policy has not been up for discussion to be amended.

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NEWTOWN — The editor-in-chief of online news site YC News has been held over for trial on record tampering and related charges stemming from an allegedly bogus racist email that was attributed to a Delaware County Adult Probation and Parole officer in a news story.