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Police search for 81-year-old missing Aston man

ASTON, Pa. (FOX 29) - Police are searching for a missing 81-year-old man from Aston, Pa. Phillip Parenti was last seen in the area of Robin Hood Lane and School House Lane around 3 p.m. Friday.


After dismissal of first negligence and assault suit against prison guard, Delaware County man launches a second

PHILADELPHIA – A man once incarcerated in a Delaware County jail claims that he was assaulted and severely beaten by a former boxer-turned-corrections officer during his stay, and has launched his second lawsuit after voluntarily dismissing the first one.


Here's what's happening at Delcos bars and restaurants this weekend

Want to get out this weekend? Here's what's happening:. Note: All notices must be emailed to vcarey@delcotimes.com by Wednesday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will appear online. Print is based on a space-available basis. Thank you.


Glenolden woman charged with stealing $74,000 from woman, 92

MEDIA COURTHOUSE — A Glenolden woman was arrested for stealing $74,000 from the financial accounts of a 92-year-old woman after allegedly falsely posing as the victim’s daughter to get power of attorney and gain access to her accounts, Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun Copeland announced Fr


Neighbors upset with plans to convert popular Ridley bar to church

RIDLEY TWP., Pa. (WPVI) -- A building that housed a popular bar in Delaware County could soon become a church and it's causing a rift in the community. Barnaby's is selling its Ridley location on McDade Boulevard to a Christian center, which has some residents upset about its tax-exempt status.


Armed man robs Delaware County nail salon

GLENOLDEN, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police have released a photo of an armed man who held up a Delaware County nail salon. Authorities say the suspect walked into Fashion Nails salon on the unit block of MacDade Boulevard in Glenolden around 7 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 2 carrying a handgun.


Woman in videotaped Wildwood beach arrest accepts plea deal

WILDWOOD, N.J. (AP) - A Philadelphia woman whose violent arrest at a New Jersey beach over Memorial Day weekend last year was captured on video has pleaded guilty to disorderly conduct.


Delaware County couple married for 70 years reveals secret to a loving marriage

WOODLYN, Pa. (FOX 29) - A Delaware County couple has been married for 70 years. So what's the secret to a loving marriage?. FOX 29's Dawn Timmeney spoke with the happy couple. "I think it was the best thing that ever happened to me." Dominic Liberatore says he met the love of his life, Armajean, at


Man busted as 2,300 bags of heroin found in home, cops say

CHESTER — A preliminary hearing for a city man charged with possession with the intent to deliver and related drug offenses after authorities allegedly recovered more than 2,300 bags of heroin from an apartment he was renting in the city’s East End continued Thursday.


Federal court will hear case of man who claimed Capital One Auto Finance violated Pennsylvania laws

PHILADELPHIA -- A district court has denied a motion to remand filed by a person who sued Capital One Auto Finance after his vehicle was repossessed. On Jan. 23, Judge Harvey Bartle III for the U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of Pennsylvania denied Randy Langer's motion to remand on the


Delaware County officials: Crews are out gathering info for reassessments

RADNOR TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Some Delaware County residents have been calling the cops to report suspicious people in their neighborhoods. It turns out they're gathering info for a countywide reassessment.


Pennsylvania man accidentally runs over, kills wife in their driveway

PALMER, Pa. (AP) - Authorities say a man accidentally ran over and killed his wife in the driveway of their Pennsylvania home. Palmer Township police say the accident occurred around 3 p.m. Thursday, moments after 66-year-old Debra Mitchell got out of the car.


Armed Robber Hits Delaware County Nail Salon

DELAWARE COUNTY, PA — A Delaware County nail salon was robbed at gunpoint recently and police are asking for help finding the suspect. According to authorities, Glenolden Police were called to Fashion Nail at about 7 p.m. at 26 S. MacDade Boulevard for a robbery in progress.


Delco Woman Posed As Elderly Victim's Daughter To Steal $74K: DA

DELAWARE COUNTY, PA — A Delaware County woman is facing charges after allegedly posing as a 92-year-old woman's daighter and power of attorney and stealing tens of thousands of dollars from her in the process.


Successful First Year for Medical Marijuana in Pennsylvania

SCRANTON, Pa. — Governor Wolf claims that within just a year’s time, more than 83,000 Pennsylvanians have accessed medical marijuana. Within those 365 days, we have seen the impact right in our area.


Delaware County Symphony Presents THE CARNIVAL OF THE ANIMALS

The Delaware County Symphony will perform a special Chamber Ballet concert featuring the ever popular Carnival of the Animals by Camille Saint-Saëns on Sunday April 7 at 3:00 pm . The fun focused ballet was composed for audiences of all ages and it specifically offers an exciting and entertaining pa


Car flips over in Ridley Township collision

RIDLEY TWP., Pa. (WPVI) -- Ridley Township police were called to a crash Friday morning. Two vehicles collided on Fairview Road near Lukens Avenue around 9 a.m. The impact caused one car to flip over.


Church Services around Delaware County

Note: All notices for church events and services must be emailed to vcarey@delcotimes.com by Wednesday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will appear online. Print is based on a space-available basis. Thank you.


Delco man gets prison for attacking roommate with machete, pipe

A 39-year-old man was sentenced Friday to 20 to 40 years in state prison for attacking his roommate with a machete and knife, Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun M. Copeland said.


Woman arrested for stealing nearly $75,000 from nursing home patient, officials say

DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- The Delaware County District Attorney's office says a woman is behind bars for stealing nearly $75,000 from an elderly nursing home patient.