Thousands made their way to Parx Casino in Bensalem Saturday evening to watch the 35th running of the Pennsylvania Derby.
The gates opened at 10am at Parx Race Track in Bensalem for the Pennsylvania Derby, and thousands of people turned out to see Kentucky Derby winner, California Chrome, in his state debut.
Assistant trainer Alan Sherman says the timing of the Pennsylvania Derby attracted him, not the Parx bonus.
Police are searching for two suspects accused of convincing an elderly male to withdraw large amounts of money then stealing it from him.
A Bensalem man is facing 175 years in prison and a fine of up to $15.5 million, after he and his son allegedly imported counterfeit sports jerseys from China and sold them in the United States.
“It’s plagued by poor signage, dim, lighting, discontinuous sidewalks, aggressive drivers and jaywalkers, according to a 2008 traffic audit,” TIME writes.
Huge crowds are expected next month, should Kentucky Derby winner California Chrome race in the Pennsylvania Derby at Parx.
The incidents reportedly occurred this past weekend and on Monday night at Roosevelt Memorial Park on Old Lincoln Highway and Rosedale Memorial Park on Richlieu Road.
Bensalem Police say a woman fabricated a story that she was assaulted last week at Struble Elementary playground.
The victim was struck around 8:30 p.m. on the 2200 block of Lincoln Highway.
Police say two arrests have been made in connection with a deadly hit and run accident in Bensalem, Bucks County.
A teenager has charged with intentionally setting a fire at an apartment complex in Bucks County.
The incident happened around 1:30 p.m. near Bristol Pike and Woodhaven Road.
Saturday’s Belmont Stakes evokes memories of the Philadelphia horse who made the bid for the Triple Crown one decade ago.
A black bear that had been spotted several times around Bensalem over the weekend was caught overnight — but had to be euthanized.