Delaware County

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Tim Jimenez
May 22, 2019 - 9:54 am
MARPLE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Voters in five Delaware and Chester county communities have spoken, and those "dry" towns will be dry no more. Marple Township isn't completely dry, because there are beer distributors and liquor stores in town. But there are no bars. And if you want a mixed...
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Andrew Kramer
May 20, 2019 - 7:15 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A student at a high school in Delaware County got sick after drinking what he thought was just water. Two 15-year-old girls at Penncrest High School in Media are accused of giving a fellow student a drink that had toilet water and urine in it. The 15-year-old boy...
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Jim Melwert
May 20, 2019 - 6:02 pm
MONTGOMERY COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Suburban voters are going to have plenty of decisions to make this upcoming Election Day. Start with the race for the Montgomery County Board of Commissioners. Democratic incumbents Ken Lawrence and Val Arkoosh will look to fend off a primary challenge from...
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Kristen Johanson
May 09, 2019 - 5:21 pm
MEDIA, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Delaware County woman has been charged after prosecutors say she made a false sexual assault claim. Prosecutors say 18-year-old Shian Skylar Mengini lied to police about an encounter with another woman, in which she said the woman sexually assaulted her. Mengini said...
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A Delaware County Magisterial District Judge has ordered a 20-year-old Brookhaven woman to face assault charges in a confrontation with Chester City police during a St. Patrick's Day celebration that turned into a drunken brawl.
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Steve Tawa
May 07, 2019 - 6:16 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Delaware County Magisterial District Judge has ordered a 20-year-old Brookhaven woman to face assault charges in a confrontation with Chester city police during a St. Patrick's Day celebration that turned into a drunken brawl. Chester Police Sgt. Daniel...
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Kim Glovas
May 07, 2019 - 4:56 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A young boy was found alone at a 7-Eleven in Folcroft Borough Tuesday, and after police located his parents, they say they plan to file charges. Folcroft Borough police said the 3-year-old boy was found around noon at the convenience store on Delmar Drive...
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A Delaware county based non-profit that uses music to open the minds of those living with a variety of challenges will celebrate 17 years this week of service this week.
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Cherri Gregg
April 30, 2019 - 4:00 am
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Delaware County-based nonprofit that uses music to open the minds of those living with a variety of challenges and has helped hundreds of patients a year will celebrate 17 years of service this week. With centers in Havertown and Hatboro, MusicWorks uses...
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John McDevitt
April 21, 2019 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- A Delaware County animal shelter has come up with a fun way to introduce the public to cats that are up for adoption, as well as a fundraiser for its life saving mission. It's called Cinco de Meow, a play on Cinco de Mayo. The event is actually on May 4 at the...
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Dan Wing
April 19, 2019 - 7:26 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A very popular yearly carnival in Delaware County is shutting down for good after a massive fight broke out Thursday night. The Aston Township Fire Department's Annual Spring Carnival serves as their biggest fundraiser of the year. But around 9:30 p.m., the Aston...
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To better help abused and neglected kids in Delaware County, the district attorney's office, Court Appointed Special Advocates (CASA) and other agencies are working together to speak up for kids.
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Justin Udo
April 08, 2019 - 2:48 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — There's a new coalition making sure children in tough situations get the help they need, and it comes right in the middle of National Child Abuse Prevention Month. According to Childhelp , more than 6 million kids across the country are referred to child...
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