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tim devabey posted a blog post

Is Your School District Hoarding Cash?

Does your School District maintain a "slush fund" in addition to operating expenses?https://infogram.com/2015_16_school_district_reservesSee More
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Gretchen Green commented on Inna Leonov-Kenny's blog post Can anyone recommend a HS math tutor for the summer?
"I have not tutored anyone in years, so am not comfortable with offspring .However, I will ask around.  Some of my friends have kids home from college who might be able to help.  If all else fails, there is a lot of good computer software…"
Jun 22
Anna Lee Zambito Spencer left a comment for Bill Alexy
"hello there Billy !  It was way back in 2016 when we met at the RPHS joint class reunion, which I can barely remember !  What have you been doing since?  I has a wonderful time, now that I think about it, especially sitting with…"
Jun 19
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Jun 18
Inna Leonov-Kenny posted a blog post

Can anyone recommend a HS math tutor for the summer?

Hi guys! My friend, who lives near Leedom elementary, has a son who is going into 10th grade, and would appreciate some extra math help over the summer. Any suggestions? Thank you in advance!InnaSee More
Jun 13
tim devabey replied to tim devabey's discussion Delco Private Property Reassessment Now Taking Place
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An open art class- Tuesdays  11:00 a.m.-12:30 For more info call Mary Alice Walsh @ 610-583-7207.Delete CommentSee More
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G Raichle posted a status
"Disrespectful and rude drivers. In defense of crossing guards. Cursing and flipping the bird is unacceptable."
Jun 5
tim devabey posted a discussion

Delco Private Property Reassessment Now Taking Place

I haven't seen any mention of the Delaware County Property Reassessment project which is underway. 37% 0f Delco properties are currently over assessed...http://www.philly.com/philly/news/pennsylvania/delaware-county-reassessment-property-taxes-20171130.htmlI attended two of the scheduled public meetings.  In Milmont, the cost to Delaware County taxpayers was stated to be 5…See More
Jun 4
Kenneth Harper posted a blog post

Parking lot in RP Business district is posted

The parking lot on the corner of Swarthmore ave. & Hinckley Ave is now posted. This parking lot is private parking for tenants of Center Park Apartments & office tenants & their clients using the Harper Building. Illegal parked cars will be towed. The lot is posted with signs.See More
Jun 4
John C. Shaner posted a status
"How much longer are the train track repairs supposed to take? Looking forward to a good night's sleep."
May 30
tim devabey commented on RidleyParkOnline's blog post Miccarelli withdraws from Pennsylvania primary - not seeking re-election
"@Linda S.,  I don't remember if Representative Miccarelli ever actually ran on both tickets simultaneously, but if you believe the newspapers, cross filing would count as the least of his offenses. Lets talk about the likelihood…"
May 14
Linda Shockley commented on RidleyParkOnline's blog post Miccarelli withdraws from Pennsylvania primary - not seeking re-election
"Tim, your examples of cross filing should include the biggest sinner: Nick Micarelli himself."
May 14
Greg Fox posted a status
"So, what did the stupid construction sign read that was so obscene it could not be shown on Action News?"
May 13
tim devabey commented on RidleyParkOnline's blog post Miccarelli withdraws from Pennsylvania primary - not seeking re-election
"Secret Code for Voters: It seems less than Democratic that PA allows Candidates for some public offices to CROSS FILE on more than one Party Ticket.  This practice should be ILLEGAL in PA as it is in other States.  But as it is, there…"
May 13
Jim McGowan commented on Linda Shockley's status
"What happened to RPOL? No new comments, no new topics. Was there some cataclysmic event that chased everyone away? Kinda scary!"
May 11
tim devabey commented on RidleyParkOnline's blog post Miccarelli withdraws from Pennsylvania primary - not seeking re-election
"@Howard, The "D" running for the 162 Legislative District, Dave Dallesso says he is a "Long time leader in Teamsters Union Active in County Politics for many years."   I would like to hear more about his involvement in…"
Apr 23
Howard McCoy posted a blog post

Ridley Park Air Quality Monitoring

We’re attuned to hearing stories about polluted water, land, and air when someone sounds the alarm about visible pollution we can see with our naked eyes. Like smog, an oil spill, or smoke from a fire when we see it we know it there.   For others, it's more dramatic and visual pollution isn't always needed for a harmful…See More
Apr 23
Howard McCoy commented on RidleyParkOnline's blog post Miccarelli withdraws from Pennsylvania primary - not seeking re-election
"@tim D - you're right, the Vote411.org site shows no R candidate. It's a small number of votes to be a write-in candidate when there's no one running for the office - the write-in winner also has to accept the nomination and plus file…"
Apr 22
tim devabey commented on Charlie Maurone's status
"See who is running in the May Primary election: Your Voting Guide | Vote411.org"
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Is Your School District Hoarding Cash?

Posted by tim devabey on July 16, 2018 at 2:29pm 0 Comments

Does your School District maintain a "slush fund" in addition to operating expenses?

https://infogram.com/2015_16_school_district_reserves

Can anyone recommend a HS math tutor for the summer?

Posted by Inna Leonov-Kenny on June 12, 2018 at 1:25pm 1 Comment

Hi guys! My friend, who lives near Leedom elementary, has a son who is going into 10th grade, and would appreciate some extra math help over the summer. Any suggestions? Thank you in advance!

Inna

Parking lot in RP Business district is posted

Posted by Kenneth Harper on June 1, 2018 at 10:08am 0 Comments

The parking lot on the corner of Swarthmore ave. & Hinckley Ave is now posted. This parking lot is private parking for tenants of Center Park Apartments & office tenants & their clients using the Harper Building. Illegal parked cars will be towed. The lot is posted with signs.

Ridley Park Air Quality Monitoring

Posted by Howard McCoy on April 23, 2018 at 4:00pm 0 Comments

We’re attuned to hearing stories about polluted water, land, and air when someone sounds the alarm about visible pollution we can see with our naked eyes. Like smog, an oil spill, or smoke from a fire when we see it we know it there.   For others, it's more dramatic and visual pollution isn't always needed…

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Miccarelli withdraws from Pennsylvania primary - not seeking re-election

Posted by RidleyParkOnline on April 18, 2018 at 9:29am 6 Comments

Five-term incumbent State Rep. Nick Miccarelli, R-162 of Ridley Park announced he is withdrawing from the Pennsylvania primary race and not seeking re-election to the House. (see full story)

“After much personal reflection and consultation with my family, staff and legislative colleagues, I have decided today to remove my name from the ballot for re-election to the…

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Thank You Voters of Ridley Park

Posted by Michael S. Taddei on November 9, 2017 at 11:30am 0 Comments

Thank you to everyone that came out to vote in the election on Tuesday. What started out as a beautiful fall day in our borough turned to truly nasty weather by the time the polls closed. (Special thanks to my sister, shown below, who braved the worst of the weather with me.)

While the result wasn't a win myself or most of democrat team, I am deeply grateful to each of the 950 people that voted for me. I wish my opponent, Jim Glenn, great success in his new role on council. I…

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2017 Ridley Park General Election Results

Posted by RidleyParkOnline on November 8, 2017 at 7:00am 4 Comments

Tax Collector    4 Year Term  Ridley Park Borough
 
Democrat A22 NO CANDIDATE  
 
Republican B22 Richard SNYDER…
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Ridley Park Residents Petition State Representative and County Sheriff for Explanations

Posted by Parkergirl on November 5, 2017 at 12:00pm 4 Comments

On Friday, November 3rd, a political attack ad was sent to residents of Ridley Park Borough accusing candidate Dane Collins of being an “Alt-Right Republican.” This attack included pictures of the candidates young daughter in multiple locations.

We are calling for an immediate explanation of this unfortunate decision by PA State Representative Nick Miccarelli (162nd Legislative District) and Sheriff Mary McFall Hopper (Delaware County, PA). In addition to her role as Sheriff,…

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Ex-Ridley Park Councilman choosen Ambassador to Norway

Posted by RidleyParkOnline on November 4, 2017 at 8:18am 0 Comments

Former Ridley Park Borough councilman Kenneth J. Braithwaite has been chosen ambassador to Norway....Congratulations.

As the Navy’s Vice Chief of Information Rear Adm. (ret) Kenneth J. Braithwaite served as the principal Navy Reserve liaison and advisor to the Chief of…

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Miccarelli Lies and These are Facts

Posted by Jared Brennan on November 2, 2017 at 9:00pm 10 Comments

In response to State Representative Miccarelli's recent letter to all Ridley Park residents I want to say; "Mr. Miccarelli, stop meddling in Ridley Park Politics and do what you were supposed to be doing as our State Representative! Start securing monies for your constituents and stop taking credit for the sound barriers."

Nick, you continue to hide the Auditor's Report of the Borough's Budget that Ridley Park continues to overspend over a quarter of a millions dollars…

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