Delaware County Pa.

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Pa. Court Affirms: No Need To Disclose If House For Sale Was a Crime Scene

The buyer found out that a murder-suicide had taken place in the house a year earlier, so she sued the sellers for not telling her.

01/04/2013

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Delco Official Critical of Philadelphia’s Revised Airport Expansion Plan

Pennsylvania state representative Nick Miccarelli of Delaware County doesn’t care for the new plan, since smaller freight carriers like Fedex would end up closer to the affected neighborhood.

12/18/2012

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Delaware County Conducts Health Outreach For Senior Citizens

Delaware County’s senior medical adviser is on the road these days, visiting communities and handing out free health prevention information.

10/24/2012

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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

(Tom McGarrigle, at lectern, is chairman of Delaware County Council.  Author Joseph Waldo is third from right.  Credit: David Madden)

Delco Officials Think Sunoco Refinery’s Future Is In Marcellus Shale

Delaware County has released the results of a $100,000 study looking into the future of the closed Sunoco oil refinery in Marcus Hook.

06/27/2012

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Portable Version of Vietnam War Memorial Visits Marcus Hook, Pa.

The marble slabs containing the names of 58, 202 fallen heroes are lined up in Market Square Memorial Park in Marcus Hook, where they’ll be under the watchful eyes of veterans through Monday afternoon.

06/21/2012

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Police Search For 2 Suspects In Upper Darby Robberies

Authorities report that five different armed robberies have happened since May 12th, three in the last few days, and the suspects seem to be targeting businesses.

06/13/2012

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Good Samaritan Rescues Elderly Woman From Burning Home In Chester

An elderly woman was rescued from her burning home in Chester, Delaware County by a good samaritan on Sunday night.

05/27/2012

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Trial Ordered For Colwyn, Pa. Cop In Controversial Tasering Incident

Trevor Parham, 40, is accused of using the weapon last month on a teenager who was not only locked up but also shackled.

05/22/2012

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Main Line Cabbie Charged With Dealing Drugs To Villanova Students

According to Radnor officials, the 52-year-old Philadelphia man was taken into custody after a two-month investigation.

05/21/2012

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Colwyn Police Officer Arrested After Inmate Tasering Incident

Officer Trevor Parham is charged with simple assault and official oppression after tasering a juvenile in a jail cell on April 24th.

05/17/2012

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Warm Spring Heralds An Early Strawberry Crop In Delaware Valley

Strawberries are ready to harvest and enjoy at least a week ahead of schedule, says orchard owner Steve Linvill.

05/15/2012

(Edna Escher-Gaston, with her grandchildren Chloe and Aiden.  Family photo provided)

Paralyzed Delco Woman Is Finalist In ”Best Mom on Wheels” Competition

Edna Escher-Gaston was driving on I-95 when her life changed forever, but she didn’t give up on life.

05/11/2012

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Delaware County Honors Its Residents at 100 Years Young

Delaware County officials hosted the annual centenarian luncheon for county residents who are nearing the age of 100 and their families.

05/08/2012

(GOP presidential candidate Mitt Romney, sitting in white shirt at right, listens as US Sen. Marco Rubio, in light grey shirt, speaks at a trucking warehouse in Delaware County, Pa.  Credit: John Ostapkovich)

Romney Visits Delco Trucking Firm To Seal Support Among His Pa. Faithful

Call this “red meat in search of a red state,” as Romney and Florida senator Marco Rubio smacked the Obama legacy on all fronts.

04/23/2012

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