The Daily Numbers - Oct. 25

The Daily Numbers: 12-inch knife used to fatally stab a man in a fight among roommates in Upper Darby.

300 dollars, how much the victim apparently owed the man now charged with stabbing him to death.

12 stab wounds suffered by the victim.

5 days of testimony that has now wrapped up in case of strip club employee charged in death of a Delco man in brawl outside the club. It’s not in the hands of the jury.

20, age of Wayne man who waived his preliminary hearing on charges he took several high school girls’ pictures from Facebook and turned them into porn and then posting them on the Internet.

200,000 dollars, how much a Yeadon tax preparer ripped off from the IRS via bogus returns. He was convicted yesterday.

4 firefighters injured when 2 fire trucks collided last night on the Conchester Highway in Upper Chi. The injuries are not believed to be serious.

4 suspicious fires that are under investigation in Folcroft. Another car was set on fire early this morning.

6 years, how long Madeline Bialecki has been the leader of the Delaware County Literacy Council. She is going back to Michigan to care for her ailing mother. She will be deeply missed.

19 Upper Darby employees who do not live in the township who have been told they must move in or lose their jobs.

2 teen boys charged in the strangulation murder of 12-year-old Autumn Pasquale in Clayton, N.J.

10 month old Saanvi Venna remains missing after she was taken from an apartment in King of Prussia where her grandmother was killed.

329 dollars, starting price for the new iPad mini rolled out by Apple yesterday.

7.9 inch diagonal screen on the mini.

0.68 pounds, what the new ‘must-have’ gadget weighs.

13-0 record for Andy Reid coming off the bye week in his career with the Eagles.

4-0 record for the Birds’ boss against the Falcons, this Sunday’s opponent.

1, as in Game 1 of the World Series between the Giants and Tigers. Remember when the Phils used to be part of the Fall Classic. Seems like months since they played.


Call me a Phanatic: A look at the ups and downs of being a Philadelphia sports fan.I make it Tigers in 6. No World Series ring for Hunter Pence.



I Don’t Get It: I’m still shaking my head trying to figure out what could motivate 2 teen boys to kill a 12-year-old neighbor girl for her bike. Too sad.

*: Kudos to Madeline Bialecki for her years of service as head of the Delaware County Literacy Council. She is heading home to Michigan to care for her ailing mother.

Today’s Upper


Quote Box: “When people are hired they are told and know they have to live in the township. I’m not blinking on this.”

- Upper Darby Mayor Tom Micozzie, on fight with union over residency rule that could cost 19 workers their jobs.



Thanks, Phil, for all your support over the years.