UPPER DARBY>> Three raids and stakeouts within 24 hours helped county law enforcement agencies make what has been deemed one of the largest methamphetamine busts in Upper Darby.
Gov. Tom Wolf signed a proclamation of disaster emergency for the commonwealth Friday after touring flood-ravaged communities in the state, including those of Upper Darby and Darby on Thursday.
A putrid stank of spilled beer filled the air in Darby as a beer distributor right next to the Darby Creek closed up shop as a result of flooding from Monday morning’s powerfully quick storms. Two dumpsters filled with ruined product from the Fibber’s Suds & Soda sat in front of the stor…
UPPER DARBY >> A simple resolution slated for adoption by the Upper Darby School Board at its Aug. 14 meeting was met with public comment about the district serving as a safe haven for migrant children.
UPPER DARBY >> A number of administrators will only be “acting” like they’re the top educators of the Upper Darby School District for the coming school year.
MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> An Upper Darby woman was sentenced to 15 to 30 months in a state correctional facility Tuesday with seven years of consecutive probation for two knife-point robberies in Haverford last year.
A 43-year-old Havertown native died Sunday evening after falling about 150 feet while descending Mount Royal, marking the third reported hiking death this summer in Summit County, Colo.
MEDIA COURTHOUSE>> One of three Upper Darby residents who filed a civil complaint to appeal the approval of the Drexeline Plaza redevelopment plans has taken their name off of the suit.
MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> A Newtown man was ordered to change the locks on a Darby property he owns after a tenant there was running a gas generator inside for electricity.
UPPER DARBY >> The bathrooms at Garrettford Elementary School in the Upper Darby School District will be pushing out more encouragement to students when they return for classes in a couple of weeks.
HAVERFORD >> Twenty-one individuals were cited for underage drinking after police responded to a complaint of loud music at a residence in the 500 block of Strathmore Road Monday night.
UPPER DARBY>> Police have busted a man who had nearly $2,000 in cash in his home on drug charges during a raid on a township residence last week.
UPPER DARBY >> Blessed are the fruits of Monsignor Bonner and Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High School, where school officials, township leaders and others this week rolled out a new community garden – the first of its kind in Upper Darby.
For 35 years the National Association of Town Watch has been fostering positive community and police relations with National Night Out, a program that creates an active community engagement event for everyone to get together and have a good time.
DARBY TOWNSHIP >> A car stop resulted in the arrest of two Delaware County men on drug charges and the confiscation of 659 bags of heroin and a small amount of marijuana, police said.
UPPER DARBY >> An early Monday morning robbery attempt and shooting in Upper Darby ended with a bang for two suspects when a stolen SUV slammed into a house in Philadelphia, police said.
MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> Upper Darby’s approval to redevelop almost all of the 17.5-acre Drexeline Shopping Center to a mixed-use area is being appealed by three township residents.
WEST CHESTER >> A Chester County Common Pleas Court judge on Thursday approved a restraining order against a Delaware County man who has been charged with beating and seriously injuring his 3-month-old child.
DARBY BOROUGH >> The man charged with stealing the donations jar filled with more than $200 from the Darby Free Library before hitting the librarian in the face, knocking her down a flight of steps and breaking her back in his haste to flee, apparently likes to gamble - on library comp…
PHILADELPHIA >> An East Lansdowne man has been charged in connection with the July 19 robbery and attempted sexual assault of an 82-year-old woman in her Philadelphia home, Philadelphia authorities said in a release issued Tuesday.
UPPER DARBY >> Standing before their charred Maine Avenue home, Joy and John McCann talked about the 38 years of memories created there. She’s recovering from cancer and taking care of her elderly father. They’re raising two of their grandchildren. Now they face the uncertainty of what…
UPPER DARBY >> Seven business owners and community leaders have been tapped by the mayor to serve on a new Upper Darby Economic Development Commission to bolster commerce.
UPPER DARBY >> Michael DiMaio recalled seeing his girlfriend die in front of him as he held her 9-month-old baby. It was one of the lows during his 24-year battle with addiction. But the message he stressed on Tuesday was: Recovery is possible.
UPPER DARBY >> With nine candidates seeking to fill a vacancy on the Upper Darby School Board, the ultimate appointee was not the result of a unanimous decision among the board or the community.
CLIFTON HEIGHTS >> A Lansdowne teen, a member of Boy Scout Troop 111 of Clifton Heights, plans to establish a free-will library in the borough’s new administration building.
UPPER DARBY >> A second-alarm fire raged through a home in the Penn Pines section of the township Saturday morning as the family who lived there were headed to the Shore.
UPPER DARBY >> After four shootings occurred from mid-June to mid-July, three of them fatal, Upper Darby leaders are taking action to try to curb violence in the township.
UPPER darby >> Armand Fennell was just 17 years old when he lost his life to gun violence on an Upper Darby street on July 7. But even with such an untimely death, Fennell was remembered by friends, family and the Upper Darby community at a vigil at the Second Ward Playground on Monday…
UPPER DARBY >> Upper Darby Council offered a moment of silence at its regular meeting for two fatalities, victims of gunfire, in the Stonehurst neighborhood.
UPPER DARBY >> A gunman who apparently was lying in wait emerged from a dark alley and opened fire on a Philadelphia man getting into his car early Friday, killing the man in a hail of 14 bullets.
east lansdowne>> Delaware County Council honored leaders of East Lansdowne for their varied capacities as community activists and even as authors when the borough hosted council for its meeting on July 11.
DARBY BOROUGH >> Police are hunting for a man suspected of stealing a donation jar from the borough library, then knocking down a senior citizen as he fled.
UPPER DARBY >> Drivers sitting in traffic on Township Line Road at West Chester Pike couldn’t help but notice the video production crews working at the Llanerch Diner Sunday and Monday.
UPPER DARBY >> Police have identified the young man who was shot dead on an Upper Darby street Saturday night as Armand Fennell, a 17-year-old Upper Darby High School student who was gunned down after a confrontation at a party.
The Philadelphia-based law firms representing over a dozen petitioners in an education funding lawsuit against the state have filed their response with the Commonwealth Court of Pennsylvania why the case is not legally moot, citing a $155 million drop in funds for classroom expenses since 20…
UPPER DARBY >> A 17-year-old was fatally shot on a township street Saturday night after an altercation at a party escalated into gunfire, authorities said.