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Just Listed: Tudor Revival in Drexel Hill

Besides being the most populous township (and the sixth-largest municipality, period) in Pennsylvania, Upper Darby is one of the Philadelphia region’s most ethnically, culturally and […]

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City Life

A Main Line Developer Is Making a Movie About an Upper Darby Bar

Many, many movies have been based on, inspired by, or set in Philadelphia. Upper Darby? Not so much. But Main Line real estate developer Greg […]

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City Life

The Iconic Tower Theater Spire Will Be Gone by the End of the Week

If you’ve ever been to 69th Street in Upper Darby, you know that one of the most striking elements of the once-thriving commercial district is […]

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City Life

We’ve Found the Ultimate State of the Union Watch Party for Trump Fans

If you’re looking for a bar where you can watch Donald Trump deliver his State of the Union address on Tuesday night at 9 p.m. […]

City Life

What the Hell Is Jason From “Friday the 13th” Doing at Upper Darby Jail?

I get lots of “celebrity” sighting “tips” here at Philly Mag, from Kellyanne Conway in Margate to Eva Longoria and MC Hammer strolling around Philly. […]

City Life

Upper Darby Student Stabbed on Last Day of School, Say Police

A 15-year-old freshman at Upper Darby High School in Delaware County was hospitalized on Monday after he was stabbed and slashed several times by a […]

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Delco Exchange Student Pleads Guilty to Making Terroristic Threats

An 18-year-old exchange student at a Catholic high school in Upper Darby who was found to have a military vest and ammunition at his residence […]

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City Life

Tina Fey Returns to Upper Darby High, and Students Freak Out

Wednesday was not a good day for Upper Darby High School students to play hooky. Anyone who didn’t show up for classes missed the chance to see Tina […]

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Military Vest, Other Items in Student’s Home Were “Halloween Outfit,” Says Lawyer

This is a developing story and may be updated at any time. Police in Delaware County have arrested an 18-year-old exchange student who they say threatened […]

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Aching to Buy? Check Out These 5 Homes for Starters

As you may have read earlier, it seems that Millennials are eager to buy. And they’re approaching the age where they’re also thinking about raising […]

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City Life

Reward for Info on Upper Darby Dog Abuser Jumps to $7K

Remember the two sweet pups that were found close to death in Upper Darby last week? Reward money offered for information leading to an arrest […]

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City Life

$1,500 Reward Offered for Info on These Dogs Abandoned in Upper Darby

A local animal shelter is offering a $1,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of the cruel soul/souls who abandoned two abused and emaciated […]

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City Life

Brady: Shut Down the Norristown High Speed Line

Pa. Congressman Bob Brady wants SEPTA to shut down the Norristown High Speed Line while a federal investigation unfolds into the cause of a crash that injured […]

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City Life

More Than 40 Injured in SEPTA Crash in Upper Darby

This is a developing story. Check back for more information. More than 40 people were injured when a SEPTA train crashed early Tuesday morning at […]

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First-Time Find: Suburban Renewal in Drexel Hill for $260K

If you’ve ever dreamed about living in a fixer-upper (without actually doing the fixer-up-ing), say hello to this single-family home in Drexel Hill. Thanks to a […]