PHILADELPHIA— Officers from three Delaware County police departments were honored Thursday night for exceptional acts of bravery and community service in the Philadelphia region.
UPPER DARBY — Owen Avenue residents upset with persistent speeding problems on their block are getting action - although it's taking longer than they want.
UPPER DARBY — Confusion about a potential policy revision for the Upper Darby Board of School Directors was the result of a typo, according to the district leader.
CLIFTON HEIGHTS — Clifton Heights Fire Company received a FEMA (Federal Emergency Management Agency) grant to recruit and retain firefighters for the department.
UPPER DARBY — A steady flow of people came to the Upper Darby Township Building Wednesday to pick up a medicine they hope never to use but want to be prepared 'just in case'.
NEWARK, DEL.— Two months after her body was discovered in the Brandywine River, the death of beloved Academy Park High School teacher Susan Ledyard remains a mystery - and her family and police are asking for the public's help in solving the case.
HAVERFORD — As summer turns to fall, the fair weather made for a fantastic atmosphere Tuesday evening as hundreds turned out on Brookline Boulevard for an evening of Moonlight Dining on the Boulevard.
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.
UPPER DARBY – A $15,000 reward has been posted and police in two Delaware County communities are asking for help in getting three armed robbery suspects that off the street.
Incumbent Republican District Attorney Katayoun Copeland has accepted a challenge to debate Democratic candidate Jack Stollsteimer ahead of the Nov. 5 general election.
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.
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.
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.
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.
UPPER DARBY — Upper Darby School District administrative offices are looking to move out of district boundaries for a period of time to bring another school back in to the district.
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.
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.
UPPER DARBY — Four drivers were cited for DUI in a recent sobriety checkpoint organized by Upper Darby Police Department and the Eastern Delco DUI Task Force.
HAVERFORD – The township will reinstate the Bon Air Fire Company less than a week after shutting them down, after the organization agreed to accept the resignation of a member who had started the process of joiningan organization many consider to be an extremist group.
HAVERFORD — The plight of refugees, asylum seekers and illegal immigrants was the topic of a town hall meeting Sunday held by Congresswoman Mary Gay Scanlon.
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.
MEDIA — A team of Delaware County sheriff deputies cleared out a packed Election Board meeting room Friday after board Chairman Carmen Belefonte fell ill and required medical assistance.
UPPER DARBY — After Brookhaven, Upland and Haverford created their own hometown heroes banners program to recognize veterans and active duty serviceman, Upper Darby has joined the trend.
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.
PHILADELPHIA — The second of two former Haverford College students charged with attempting to access President Donald Trump’s tax records in what defense attorney Bill Brennan described as a “prank gone awry” has pleaded guilty in federal court.
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.
Donations have been pouring in to the Folcroft Police Department as a number of county police officers prepare to help their colleagues in Hurricane Dorian-ravaged areas at week’s end.
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.
UPPER DARBY — Less than a week after arresting one alleged drug dealer, Upper Darby Police have taken another one off the streets, authorities said.
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.
HAVERFORD — Members of the Karakung Swim Club raised about $2,500 at a fundraiser for Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia and to increase awareness of pediatric cancer.
UPPER DARBY — A new $2 million track and turf field at Upper Darby High School may be the latest facility in the district to be subject to a public usage fee.
UPPER DARBY — A drug dealer was arrested Wednesday evening after he crashed his car trying to evade Upper Darby police during a traffic stop, officials said.
MEDIA — Although Johnson Controls won a $335,260 contract for Delaware County's security system, county Councilman Brian Zidek made his opposition clear.
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.
MEDIA COURTHOUSE — State Sen. Tom Killion has announced the introduction of “Deana’s Law” in response to the drunk driving death of Deana Eckman earlier this year at the hands of a six-time DUI offender.