Upper Darby

Clifton Heights Athletic Field
Tim Jimenez/KYW Newsradio
Tim Jimenez
April 10, 2019 - 7:01 am
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Upper Darby School District voted Tuesday night to authorize a study on whether or not to build a new middle school on popular athletic fields in Clifton Heights. Clifton Heights residents have been pushing back at the idea of building the school at the site...
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Aretha Robinson
Upper Darby Police Department
Ian Bush
March 19, 2019 - 2:51 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A fight over a parking spot at a Wawa in Upper Darby left one woman with a head wound from a tire iron and another woman in jail. Police have just released details of the attack on March 10 at the 69th Street location. Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael...
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Andrew Kramer
March 08, 2019 - 10:41 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) - With a room full of female Lyft drivers looking on, Girls Auto Clinic CEO Patricia Banks told the group that using synthetic oil is like getting a hard gel manicure -- it lasts longer. That was one of many ways Banks related to these women, who work for the ride...
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Juan Ramon-Vasquez
Philadelphia Police Department
Steve Tawa
February 26, 2019 - 3:01 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A Honduran man has been sentenced after pleading guilty last August to illegal re-entry following deportation. Federal authorities, however, argue he should have been removed from the U.S. well before he raped a young girl. Although he was deported in 2009, Juan Ramon...
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The contents of an overdose rescue kit are displayed in a class on overdose prevention held by non-profit Positive Health Project, holds up an overdose rescue kit after completion of the class on August 9, 2017 in New York City.
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Mike DeNardo
February 05, 2019 - 12:26 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — A 16-month-old boy had to be treated with Narcan after ingesting drugs at his parents' home Monday night in Upper Darby. It was around 5:30 p.m. when the boy's father returned home from work to find his girlfriend, the boy's mother, passed out on the bed. "The child...
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Derrick Jones
Delaware County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
January 17, 2019 - 4:30 pm
DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A Delaware County man has been sentenced to six to 12 years in state prison for posing as a girl to get naked photos and videos of his classmates at Monsignor Bonner & Archbishop Prendergast Catholic High School in Upper Darby — then threatening his...
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Andrew Kramer
January 05, 2019 - 4:39 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- An investigation is underway after a fire leaves one man dead in Delaware County. #BREAKING : A man dies after running into an Upper Darby home that was on fire, trying to alert his wife according to police @KYWNewsradio — Andrew Kramer (@Philly_Kramer) January 5...
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Mike DeNardo
December 05, 2018 - 12:52 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — Members of the Upper Darby Education Association made their feelings known to the school board Tuesday night, one day after the union overwhelmingly rejected a tentative contract agreement. Salaries are at issue, and union leaders say too many Upper Darby teachers...
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The driver of this vehicle was under the influence of heroin when this happened. It took 4 doses of Narcan to revive him.
Upper Darby Police Department
Tim Jimenez
November 12, 2018 - 12:23 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Upper Darby Police say a man who overdosed on heroin and slammed his car into a pole Sunday is now facing charges. The crash shut down a busy road and left 100 homes without power for several hours. When police got to the site of the crash on Township Line Road near...
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Dreamstime
Dan Wing
October 11, 2018 - 12:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities say an Upper Darby woman reported missing in Center City last week has returned home. Upper Darby Police say 29-year-old Hope Muessner is home and safe. A search was started after she seemingly disappeared at the end of her shift at a Center City bakery...
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