The Daily Numbers: 2.9 percent tax given the OK by Interboro School Board. 20 jobs being furloughed. 5-4 vote by the board. 89 dollar hike in average tax bill. 3,141 dollars, what average homeowner will pay. 6.5 million dollar shortfall in Upper Darby. 0 tax hike enacted by the board. 100 years being celebrated this year by St. Andrew the Apostle parish in Drexel Hill. 1 as in Uno, and also the 1st ever national chain restaurant that opened its doors in Chester. 24, age of Chester man convicted of an assault on a police officer. 3 people indicted for a home invasion in Marple. 4, age of girl shot and killed in a home in Philly. 1, as in the No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft. That would be Ben Simmons, taken by the Sixers. 0 trades pulled by the Sixers after taking Simmons. 24 and 26 picks, they took two shooters. 5 RBI for Freddy Galvis to help the Phils snap their skid and prevent the team from losing 10 in a row for the first time in decades. 7-3 win for the Phils to avoid being swept in Minnesota. Now they head for the West Coast Call me a Phanatic: A look at the ups and downs of being a Philadelphia sports fan. We got Ben Simmons, but the Sixers did not make any other moves. They still need a point guard. I Don’t Get It: After all that talk in D.C., still no action on gun control in D.C. Today’s Upper: Kudos to the Upper Darby School Board, for holding the line on taxes and giving taxpayers a much-needed lift. Quote Box: “These are not easy decisions to make, but we have a responsibility, fiscally.” - Interboro Superintendent Bernadette Rieley, on budget that calls for tax hike and job cuts.