RIDLEY PARK— If skeptics ever doubt the power of social media, they can speak to Eric Brooks. The Ridley Park pizza shop owner’s business went through the roof in just a matter of days, thanks to a recent Facebook post.
MEDIA — Patriotism was in the air at the Media Theatre Saturday night - in the show, “Eleanor, An American Love Story,” and during a special pre-show salute to U.S. Army Combat Veteran Matt Yagel of West Chester.
A few weeks ago, I happened to be at a dinner party in Philly with a variety of people from throughout the city and its suburbs. We were talking about how we get to the airport, and I said, “Well, I’m from Delco, so it’s only a 10-minute hop, skip and jump for me!”
The Pennsylvania Senate overwhelmingly passed “Deana’s Law” 43-6 Tuesday, a package of reforms to the state’s DUI laws that would increase penalties for repeat drunk drivers and implement new technology aimed at alerting law enforcement of possible infractions before drivers can get behind the wheel.
LOWER MERION — As word spread across the Delaware Valley Sunday that basketball great Kobe Bryant had been killed in a helicopter crash in Southern California, fans and friends of the Lower Merion High alum made a pilgrimage to pay their respects at the school's Bryant Gymnasium.