Upper Darby

Drive-thru coronavirus testing
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Antionette Lee
May 22, 2020 - 9:28 am
A new drive-thru testing site opened up this week in Delaware County, but those who want to get tested there don’t have much time. The testing wraps up at 5 p.m. on Friday. Read more here.
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October 23, 2019 - 2:48 pm
A white Pennsylvania teacher who was captured on video calling a black parent a racist slur following a fender bender has resigned. Read more here.
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Kristen Johanson
October 19, 2019 - 8:00 am
It has been 15 years since a young man was stabbed in the heart inside a bar in Upper Darby.
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Haunted Hops Festival
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Holli Stephens
September 27, 2019 - 6:15 am
It’s the season of cozy flannels, spooky festivals and pumpkin-flavored everything — well, whenever Mother Nature decides to drop the temperature below 80 degrees. In this edition of The KYW To-Do List, you'll find a wide variety of things to do in Philly and the burbs this weekend. Read the...
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The sphere at the top of the Tower Theater tower was removed around 8 a.m. Tuesday morning.
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John McDevitt
August 13, 2019 - 12:51 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The tower atop the Tower Theater in Upper Darby is no more. Many onlookers watched — shaking their heads and recording the moment — as the iconic "TOWER" sign on the 92-year-old theater came down Tuesday morning due to safety concerns. First, the sphere was sawed...
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Clifton Heights Athletic Field
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Mike DeNardo
May 07, 2019 - 1:39 pm
UPPER DARBY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Upper Darby School Board made a move on Monday night toward building a new $60 million middle school on the site of the Clifton Heights Athletic Field. The Upper Darby School District owns the land and has been leasing the fields on North Springfield Road to...
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Clifton Heights Athletic Field
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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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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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