The Daily Numbers - May 30
The Daily Numbers: 2 suspects in custody and 3rd being sought in shooting that wounded 12-year-odl girl in Darby Borough.
23, age of suspected shooter in Darby.
8.85 million dollar shortfall in the Chester Upland School District budget.
53 million dollar budget in Interboro that holds line on taxes after residents feared a big tax hike.
1,000 County Courthouse employees forced out into 90-degree weather after a bomb threat yesterday morning. Special dogs were brought in to sweep the buildings but nothing was found.
1 p.m., when people were allowed to return to the courthouse.
200 dollar a month check for disabled adults that could be cut under Pa. budget plan.
4 alleged victims in the case against Jerry Sandusky who want to remain anonymous. There is a hearing on the case today amid rumors of a plea deal.
2 months of testimony that ended yesterday in the Philly priest abuse trial. Closing arguments are set for Thursday.
5 hours, how long the Schuylkill Expressway was closed yesterday after a crash involving a tractor-trailer. There were no injuries.
90, age of woman injured in purse-snatch incident in a supermarket in Gladwyne.
92, high temperature yesterday, which we reached at 3:59 p.m. Today's high will only hit 86, with less humidity.
6-8 weeks, how long Phillies ace Roy Halladay is supposed to be on the shelf with a sore shoulder.
15-day disabled list, where he landed yesterday.
60 million dollars, how much the Phillies have tied up in players on disabled list, with Halladay, Chase Utley and Ryan Howard.
3 more days of OTAs for the Eagles starting Wednesday at the Nova Care Center.
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Why do I get the feeling that this problem with Roy Halladay's shoulder has been lingering since spring training. I don't necessarily think either him or the team has been all that forthcoming with the details. I wouldn't hold my breath waiting for that info now.
I Don’t Get It: An innocent little girl in Darby Borough had a pretty honest question after she got caught in the crossfire of a gunfight in the borough. That kind of thing should not happen to kids.
Today’s Upper: Kudos to Mother Nature for providing some relief from that late spring heat wave, without necessarily knocking out power with those storms.
Quote Box: “What did I do to deserve this?"
- 12-year-old victim of shooting in Darby Borough.