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  1. Jacqueline 'Jackie' Quinn, Columbiettes past presidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 31 | Cape Gazette

    ... of Long Neck, loving wife, mother and grandmother, died Thursday, Aug. 28, 2014, after a long illness. She was born in Darby, Pa., graduated from Sharon Hill, Pa. High School and lived in Folcroft, Pa. before moving to Long Neck. Before retiring she ...

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  2. NWTF To Sponsor 2014 NHF DayRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | Sporting Goods Business

    ... 27. The first to suggest an official day of thanks to sportsmen was Ira Joffe, owner of Joffe's Gun Shop in Upper Darby, Pa. In 1970, Pennsylvania Gov. Raymond Shafer adopted Joffe's idea and created "Outdoor Sportsman's Day" in the state. With ...

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  3. Man describes finding 5-year-old victim on playgroundRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Philly.com

    Nelson Mandela Myers' daily commute from his Upper Darby home to his job in Norristown began at 4 a.m. with a walk along 69th Street to the transit terminal.

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  4. Man who finds kidnap victim testifies in caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Philly.com

    Nelson Mandela Myers, center, holds his child, Gary, right, as his wife, Janie, left, pauses to talk with reporters at Upper Darby Police Dept.

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  5. Commuter describes finding rape victimRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | Philly.com

    For Nelson Mandela Myers, the daily commute from his Upper Darby home to his job in Norristown began at 4 a.m. with the walk along 69th Street to the mass transit terminal and high-speed rail line.

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  6. National Hunting & Fishing (NHF) Day is Only a Month AwayRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 28 | AmmoLand

    ... The first to suggest an official day of thanks to sportsmen was Ira Joffe, owner of Joffe's Gun Shop in Upper Darby, Pennsylvania. In 1970, Pennsylvania Gov. Raymond Shafer adopted Joffe's idea and created "Outdoor Sportsman's Day" in the state. NHF ...

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  7. 50 Years Ago, False Rumor Ignites Chaos, Destruction In North PhillyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 28 | CBS Local

    ... the place downit was horrible." "I was just amazed at the type of damage that occurred," says Michael Chitwood, Upper Darby Police superintendent. He was a rookie cop at the time when he worked the riots along with hundreds of officers. "There were ...

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  8. Man shoots, kills woman at SJ hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Philly.com

    ... Last month, a psychiatric patient shot and killed a case worker and wounded a doctor at Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital in Darby, Delaware County. The suspect was then shot several times by the doctor in a room at the Sister Marie Lenahan Wellness Center, ...

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  9. Memorial Service is Sept. 6 for Dianna SandersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 27 | Patch.com

    ... wers can be made in Dianna Sanders' name to a homeless charity close to her heart, MHASP , 7200 Chestnut Street, Upper Darby, PA 19082 or CurePSP.org.

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  10. Nation's Oldest Library in Danger of ClosingRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | NBC Philadelphia

    The oldest public library in the country, located in Delaware County, is in danger of closing. The Darby Free Public Library has been a community resource since 1743. NBC10's George Spencer has more on the difficult decision the library must make if ...

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  11. Is this the world's worst uncle? Man arrested with a beer in his...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 26 | Daily Mail

    ... behind the wheel of his car while his eight-year-old nephew sat on his lap to steer. Clarence W. Hairston, of Upper Darby, Pennsylvania, told police he was doing nothing wrong and 'was only letting the kids go for a drive' after the shocking ...

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  12. 'Uncle Drunk' let 8-year-old steer car, police sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | Philly.com

    An Upper Darby man police are calling "Uncle Drunk" allegedly let his 8-year-old nephew steer his car in traffic while he was drinking beer Saturday.

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  13. Police: Bullet Lands Inches From Where Toddler Was Sleeping In Darby BoroughRead the original story

    Monday Aug 25 | CBS Local

    Police in Darby Borough, Delaware County are investigating a shooting Sunday night in which a bullet landed just inches from where a three-year-old child was sleeping.

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  14. Drunk Man Lets Boy Steer Moving Car: PoliceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | NBC Philadelphia

    ... wheel while his 8-year-old nephew was steering the car. Clarence Hairston, 58, was stopped by police officers in Upper Darby around 3 p.m. Saturday after his vehicle was spotted in the middle of the street blocking traffic near Guilford and Copley ...

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  15. Cops: Intoxicated Man Let Nephew, 8, Steer Moving Car In Upper DarbyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | CBS Local

    ... in Delaware County said. Clarence W. Hairston, 58, is facing a laundry list of charges following his arrest in Upper Darby this past Saturday. According to investigators, an officer with the Upper Darby Police Department spotted a blue Chevy Impala ...

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  16. Near Miss: Stray Bullet and Baby's CribRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 25 | NBC Philadelphia

    Police in Delaware County want to know who fired the bullet that landed just inches from a baby's crib Sunday night. Darby police will address the public during an afternoon news conference to give more details, in hopes of finding out who fired the gun and why.

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  17. Delco Times Congratulates the Family Fun Day Sweepstakes WinnerRead the original story

    Friday Aug 22 | PRWeb

    ... most trusted source in daily news, has announced the winner of the Family Fun Day Sweepstakes. Sean R. from Upper Darby, PA was randomly selected to receive four tickets to the Please Touch Museum, $100 AMC Movie Theater gift card, and a $75 gift ...

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  18. 5 stories to follow: Aug. 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 21 | Philly.com

    ... a 5-year-old girl from her West Philadelphia school and sexually abusing the child before leaving her at an Upper Darby playground. 5. Hawks and ex-cons: A "nature and nurture" pilot program in Delaware County is using hawks to help ex-offenders ...

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  19. Man Accused Of Confronting Neighbor With A Gun Over Social Media PostsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 19 | MyFoxPhilly

    ... posts. "Whatever he read set him off. His allegation to the victim was you're being with my woman," said Upper Darby Police Superintendent Michael Chitwood. But Sean maintains the social media posts were about cutting the grass. He says he runs a ...

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  20. Cecil Ira Nye, 84, formerly of Ephrata, 50-year Mason, owned a Harley franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 20 | The Ephrata Review

    ... Denver; daughter: JoAn, Phoenixville; five grandchildren: Robert Nye, Jennifer (Nye) Brown, Tyler Fichthorn, Heather (Darby) Stube, Kathryn (Darby) Drake; and five great grandchildren. Arrangements by Auer Cremation Services of Pennsylvania Inc. For ...

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