facebook

Breaking News from Media PA

Find the latest Media PA News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

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.

PATCH

The Bryce Harper smoke may finally be clearing

The Bryce Harper saga could be coming to an end. Chris Russell of 106.7 The Fan in Washington, D.C., reported Friday the free agent outfielder has made a decision on where he will play this season. He noted that Harper, his wife Kayla and agent Scott Boras have been meeting since Monday in Las Vegas

NEW YORK POST

4 New Homes Foreclosed In The Haverford-Havertown Area

HAVERFORD-HAVERTOWN, PA — Are you hoping to buy a new home, but can't spend too much? . A tour of the most recently foreclosed homes in the Haverford-Havertown area might be just the place to start!

PATCH

Sen. Tartaglione, Gov. Wolf lead rally for long-overdue raise to Pennsylvania’s minimum wage

ABOVE PHOTO: State Sen. Christine Tartaglione with Gov. Tom Wolf at the meeting for the PA minimum wage hike. Philadelphia Mayor Jim Kenney, numerous elected officials, labor leaders, and commuters gathered at Frankford Terminal to join the call for a living wage.

PHILASUN.COM

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.

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER

Grieving family evacuated from NJ Motor Inn after carbon monoxide detected

CARNEYS POINT TWP., N.J. (WPVI) -- A family was evacuated from their room while grieving the recent loss of their 7-year-old daughter, who passed away at the Friendship Motor Inn Friday night in Carneys Point Township, New Jersey.

6ABC.COM

At least 1 dead in crash in Upper Chichester Township

UPPER CHICHESTER TOWNSHIP (WPVI) -- At least one person is dead after a crash in Delaware County. It happened on the Market Street Bridge over the CSX tracks in Upper Chichester Township just before 9:30 p.m. Saturday.

6ABC.COM

Muti-Vehicle Accident Forces Temporary Shut Down Of I-95 Friday Night: Police

DELAWARE COUNTY, Pa. (CBS) – Pennsylvania State Police are investigating a multi-vehicle accident on I-95 Northbound in Tinicum Township. At least two cars were involved in the crash which happened near Exit 9 around 11 p.m. on Friday.

CBSLOCAL.COM

Governor's Office: 83,000 Pennsylvanians helped in first year of medical marijuana law

PHILADELPHIA (WTXF) - One year since its inception, Pennsylvania's medical marijuana program has helped 83,000 patients across the state cope with various conditions and illnesses, Governor Tom Wolf's office announced on Friday.

FOX29.COM

Students and parents celebrate Valentine's Day at Sweetheart Dance in Delaware County

WAYNE, Pa. (WPVI) -- Families in Delaware County took time to celebrate Valentine's Day Friday night during a Sweetheart Dance. Students and parents from Saint David's Episcopal Day School enjoyed dancing, dinner, crafts, and even a caricature artist.

6ABC.COM

PA Skiing Death, Zombie Deer Disease, And More Top Headlines

Check out the top news that made headlines this week across the Patch network in Eastern Pennsylvania:. Although the CDC has stopped short of warning people not eat venison from infected animals, there's some evidence it might not be a good idea. READ MORE.

PATCH

Husband accidentally runs over and kills wife on Valentine's Day in Pennsylvania

LEHIGH VALLEY, Pennsylvania -- A husband is reeling from a tragic accident in the Lehigh Valley after police say he ran over his wife. The fatal incident happened around 3 p.m. Thursday on the 1200 block of Anna Marie Street in Palmer Township.

ABC11.COM

Payless Stores, Including Delco Locations, Could Close: Report

DELAWARE COUNTY, PA — Payless ShoeSource plans to close all of its U.S. stores as part of a bankruptcy filing later this month, Reuters is reporting. The closings would affect about 2,300 U.S. stores and the company is preparing for going-out-of-business sales at the locations, according to the Reut

PATCH

Pennsylvania AG Files Lawsuit Against Verizon

Pennsylvania’s Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against Verizon for failure to deliver on items promised to customers who signed contracts. The lawsuit alleges that Verizon violated the Unfair Trade Practices and Consumer Protection Law when advertisements promised a free Amazon Echo or a free s

BUTLERRADIO.COM

Woman's Body Found in Trash Bag in East Mount Airy

A man walking his dog in Philadelphia's East Mount Airy neighborhood made a frightening discovery Saturday morning: The body of a woman in a trash bag, covered by a blanket. The woman's identity isn't yet known. Police were called to 1800 East Cliveden Street just before 9 a.m., they said.

NBC PHILADELPHIA

Police: 3 juveniles ejected in Crescentville multi-vehicle accident

CRESCENTVILLE (FOX 29) - Five people were injured in a multi-vehicle accident in Crescentville. Police were called to Whitaker Avenue and Roosevelt Boulevard Saturday just before 4 p.m. on the report of an auto accident.

FOX29.COM

Elbridge mom and son seriously hurt when tire smashes through windshield in Pennsylvania

PENN FOREST TOWNSHIP P.A. — Relatives say a family of five from Elbridge was involved in a serious accident Friday when an unsecured tire from a tractor trailer smashed through their windshield.

CNYCENTRAL.COM

Two Clydesdales rescued from icy lake in Pennsylvania

HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, Pennsylvania – Two Clydesdale horses broke out of their enclosure at the Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm Saturday. The 1,500 pound horses fell through the ice at Pine Grove Lake.

CLEVELAND NEWS - FOX 8

These are the ramifications if Bryce joins Phillies

It's already been a busy offseason for the Phillies, who have upgraded by trading for J.T. Realmuto and Jean Segura, and signing Andrew McCutchen and David Robertson. But many feel there is still a big piece missing.

MLB

This Philly hustler, once called a ‘drug kingpin’ and spent 30 years in prison, now owns a CBD cafe

George Martorano was supposed to die in federal prison. Sentenced to life without parole in 1984, Martorano spent more than three decades in a series of “supermax” facilities after pleading guilty to running what prosecutors said was a $75 million-a-year narcotics ring.

PHILADELPHIA INQUIRER