Marcus Hook

(Marcus Hook refinery, in file photo.  Credit: David Madden)

Delaware County Politician Asks For Sunoco Boycott As Company Cuts Local Jobs

With operations at two Delaware County oil refineries suspended, and a third in Southwest Philadelphia threatened in the New Year, thousands of local jobs hang in the balance.


2 Residents Safely Escape Delaware County Apartment Fire

Officials are investigating the cause of an apartment fire in Delaware County early Wednesday morning.


Marcus Hook Sunoco

Sunoco Idles Marcus Hook Refinery; 490 Layoffs Expected

Sunoco is idling a refinery in suburban Philadelphia, and the company says about 490 layoffs are expected.


Delaware County Couple Spends Honeymoon In Jail Following Drug Bust

A Marcus Hook, Delaware County couple spent their honeymoon in jail following a drug bust.



Power Failure Sends Smoke Aloft At Marcus Hook Refinery

Officials at a suburban Philadelphia refinery say a power failure is responsible for flames and plumes of black smoke shooting from its stacks, but there is no danger to the public.



Marcus Hook Man Admits To Setting 9 Arson Fires

Authorities in Delaware County have arrested a Marcus Hook man and charged him with setting nine arson fires within a block and a half of his home over the last eight months.




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