Glen Mills Pa.

(Donna Farrell, executive director of the World Meeting of Families Philadelphia, talks to members of the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce on Thursday about the regional impact of Pope Francis' visit set for the end of September.  Photo by Mark Abrams)

Delco Businesses Hope Pope’s Visit to Philadelphia Will Provide Added Lift

Members of the Delaware County Chamber of Commerce listened as representatives of the group “World Meeting of Families Philadelphia” talked about regional opportunities growing out of the pope’s visit.

05/21/2015

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Double Check Your Lottery Tickets; Billions In Unclaimed Prizes Each Year

You could be throwing money away if you don’t check your lottery tickets. Believe it or not, lottery officials say each year, $2-billion in prize money is left unclaimed.

02/12/2015

(A Wawa gas station in Glen Mills, Pa. advertises regular gas for $2.94 a gallon.  Photo by Justin Udo)

Fill It Up Like It’s 2008!   Area Gasoline Prices Falling Below $3/Gallon In Some Locales

There are now quite a few gas stations in Pennsylvania and New Jersey where you can find regular gas for under $3.00 a gallon.

10/23/2014

(Garnet Valley Middle School.  File photo)

Delco Schoolteacher Charged With Sexual Contact With Former Student, 15

Physical education teacher William Barber, 38, is charged with having sex with the fifteen-year-old girl inside his office on September 12th.

09/23/2014

(Stoney Bank Nurseries' founder and president Jack Blandy is partnering with the  Brandywine River Museum to present his 35th Flower Show exhibit.   Photo by Molly Daly)

Flower Show Preview: Stoney Bank Nurseries

For this year’s Philadelphia Flower Show, titled “ARTiculture,” some major exhibitors are being paired with the country’s great art institutions.

02/24/2014

(Dallas Green signs autographs for greying Phillies fans.  Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Former Phillies’ Skipper Dallas Green Delights Fans at a Delco Senior Home

Former Phillies’ manager Dallas Green visited a senior living facility in Glen Mills to help residents get pumped up for the 2013 baseball season.

04/04/2013

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Temple And Glen Mills’ Bernard Pierce Enjoying The Raven Ride

Sometime on Sunday night Bernard Pierce will pull on his Baltimore Ravens’ helmet and just play football, just like he did coming up in Ardmore. As he did at Glen Mills. And as he did at Temple before entering this grand stage.

02/02/2013

(Judy Baldwin, left, and Barbara Hoover show one of the pillowcase dresses their group created.  Photo provided)

Residents Of Delco Retirement Home Sew Pillowcase Dresses For Needy Kids

Some residents of a Glen Mills (Delaware County) retirement home are using their sewing skills to create dresses out of pillowcases, to be donated to children in need.

08/18/2011