The Daily Numbers: 2
students arrested with a loaded handgun yesterday at Upper Darby High School.
9mm handgun that was recovered by police.
threats made against school or students.
, age of Collingdale teen charged in shooting of girl who was apparently caught in crossfire during a street fight last week.
years in prison for a Chester Townshp man charged with taking ‘upskirt’ pix of several women.
, age of ex-teacher at the Village school in Radnor charged with having sexual relationship with minor student.
months, how long police alleged the relationship went on between the female teacher and a teen girl.
counts of institutional sex assault filed in the case.
400,000 dollars in engineering studies given OK by County Council for more work on the next phase of the Chester Creek Trail.
mile portion of the trail that opened last year.
million dollar price tag on that stretch.
mile stretch from Chester Creek Road in Middletown to Bridgewater Road in Aston next on the list.
percent jobless rate in Delco.
lowest rate in Pa.
percent rate in Chester County, lowest in Pa.
percent in Cameron County, making it No. 1 in Pa. for jobless folks.
times - including this year - that Punxsutawney has seen his shadow and predicted 6 more weeks of winter.
times he’s opted for the early spring.
percent accuracy rate for the famous groundhog.
inches of snow seen in the next 6 weeks, according to AccuWeather’s long-range forecast.
inches total for snow in the region so far this winter.
loss for Sixers to the Mavs in Texas last night.
record for the Sixers when Jahlil Okafor is in the starting lineup.
win for Villanova over Providence.
Call me a Phanatic: A look at the ups and downs of being a Philadelphia sports fan.
Kind of startling that Sixers record with Jahlil Okafor in the starting lineup.
I Don’t Get It:
Kids with guns. I don’t get it.
: Kudos to the student who tipped off Upper Darby High administrators to a fellow student who was trying to bring a gun onto school grounds. And to school officials and security who took quick action to defuse the situation.
: “That’s who we’re dealing with ... it’s not fair to kids who want to learn.”
- Mike Chitwood, on arrest of 2 students at Upper Darby High with a loaded handgun.