BUCKS COUNTY Enrollment increase at Delaware Valley DOYLESTOWN Delaware Valley University will open its fall semester with a 7 percent increase in undergraduate enrollment over last year, meaning its student population is higher than it has been in almost two decades, the school announced last week.
When Harvey Vaughan died last month after a long illness, his family scraped together what little money they had for a funeral service and cremation.
DELAWARE COUNTY Discounts offered at supermarket CHESTER As part of a monthlong campaign to raise awareness about hunger and healthy eating, Philabundance's Fare & Square supermarket in Chester is offering shoppers a 25 percent discount on certain produce items.
NEW YORK - Stocks plunged again Tuesday, continuing a rocky ride for Wall Street, after an economic report out of China rekindled fears that the world's second-largest economy is slowing more than previously anticipated.
A 22-year-old man was critically wounded in a shooting Tuesday evening in North Philadelphia, police said. The victim was shot twice in the left thigh and once in the right thigh shortly before 7 p.m. in the area of Newkirk and Cumberland Streets. Police took him to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in critical but stable condition.
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Gov. Tom Wolf is shifting strategy as a state government budget stalemate stretches into a third month, abandoning heavily attended meetings with lawmakers and aides in the Capitol in favor of smaller, more private meetings without staff.
A 47-year-old man was stabbed in the chest Tuesday night in the city's Harrowgate section, police said. Around 9 p.m., the man was stabbed on the right side of his chest in the 1800 block of East Thayer Street, police said. He ran to the Market-Frankford El stop at Allegheny Avenue for help and was transported by SEPTA police to Temple University Hospital, where he was listed in stable condition.