Aston Pa.

(Four sisters who compete with the Philadelphia Curling Club will be among the competitors at the USA Curling National Championships in Aston, Delaware County, next month.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Curling National Tourney Sweeping Into Delco, To Delight of Local Family

Aston, Pa., will be the site of the USA Curling national championships, beginning March 1st.

02/19/2014

(US Sen. Pat Toomey, third from left, conducts a hearing about prescription drug abuse in Delaware County.  Credit: David Madden)

US Sen. Toomey Focuses On Rx Drug Abuse Problem At Delco Presentation

Toomey (third from left) was joined during the hourlong session by the County Council, the Delaware County DA, and other interested parties.

12/04/2013

(Credit: David Madden)

Hundreds Attend Delco Summit Aimed At Getting Drugs Out of Schools

More than 250 people met at the Drexelbrook catering hall in Drexel Hill to share tips on handling this year’s “Safe Schools” topic: illegal drugs.

10/24/2012

(Charles Revna, head of the American Fuel and Petroleum Manufacturers Association.  Credit: David Madden)

Officials Eye Shutdown of Area Oil Refineries as National Security Issue

“These assets are critical and need to be treated as such by the government,” says Charles Drevna, head of the American Fuel and Petroleum Manufacturers Association.

03/19/2012

(The web site of Holy Trinity Parish in Morrisville, Pa. on Thursday.)

Some Philadelphia Area Catholic Schools Get Reprieve From Closure

The official word comes Friday on which Catholic schools in the Philadelphia area will close at the end of this school year. But several elementary schools are already saying they’ve won their appeals and will stay open.

02/16/2012

(Credit: {Paul Kurtz)

2012 USA National Curling Championships Being Held This Month In Delaware County

Two teams, each comprised of four players, try to slide massive stone into position over a circular target.

02/01/2012

(Bill Foster.  File photo provided by Neumann Univ.)

Neumann Hockey Excited For Outdoor Opportunity vs. Penn State

This is an intriguing matchup, with Neumann a Division III power and Penn State in the midst of making the transition up from the ACHA to Division I.

12/20/2011

(Today's cyberbullying conference at Neumann University included resources for students, parents, school officials, and law enforcement professionals.)

Neumann Univ. Hosts Daylong Conference To Combat Cyberbullying

Educators and law enforcement officials were comparing notes on cyberbullying on Tuesday at Neumann University.

04/12/2011

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