Archive for July 31st, 2019

Man threatens to kill family, no weapons found

Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun M. Copeland and Chief John Viola of the Haverford Township Police Department announced that Frank Wang, 20, has been arrested and charged with terroristic threats after threatening to kill his family and “shoot up” the Haverford College campus. Wang, of the unit block of Elan Lane, in the Wayne section of Tredyffrin ...

 
 

Bournelyf gets Xmas in July present

With just a day to spare, Bournelyf Special Camp in West Chester was able to celebrate Christmas in July on the last day of the month. That was when Santa’s summer Christmas gift arrived in the form of a $6,000 donation to help support the West Chester non-profit’s mission of service to those with special needs. And in this moment of gift-giving, the role of Santa ...

 

Heavy storm warning in effect

The National Weather Service announced a storm watch for today, July 31, that could result in 1-2 inches of rain with up to 3-4 inches possible in some locations. The rain could cause flooding. A flash flood watch is also in effect. The watch is in effect from 2 p.m. into this evening. A flash flood watch means that there is the potential for flash flooding which can ...

 

Blogging Along the Brandywine: Be a hero in 5 minutes

When I was in high school, my sister and I would run home from the bus stop, throw our books down on the kitchen table and dash into the den to watch “Dark Shadows,” a soap opera about Barnabas Collins, a tormented vampire roaming the docks of 1795 Collinsport, Maine, looking for his next victim while seeking the face of his lost love Josette, and wanting nothing ...

 

Police Log July 31: DUI, crashes

Pennsylvania State Police • Police said James N. Robinson Sr., 29, of West Grove, was cited for DUI following a stop in Pennsbury Township at 2:59 p.m. on July 23. No other details were released. • An unidentified driver was cited for following too closely after rear-ending another vehicle on Route 1 at School House Road in East Marlborough Township at 4:58 p.m. on ...