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Here's an article that should get some folks attention. The CSX line along our borough line uses these older rail cars and they remain a hazard until a new design is developed and tested. CSX appears to be opposed to the upgrades.
In the aftermath of a third Delaware County police officer suicide in less than 4 weeks, RPOL reminds our members how important it can be to know our Ridley Park's police officers, to talk with them, and to tell them how much we appreciate their protection in our town; you might just make a friend.
While police officers are supposed to be strong and nearly invincible when they wear their bullet proof vest, sidearm, and uniform, the self-inflicted death of a Darby Borough…Continue
Added by RidleyParkOnline on September 26, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments
In case you didn't know, I am a life long Republican voter who is so disgusted with the TRASH that is starting to come in the US mail to my home on a weekly basis. The political advertisements making statements and accusations about candidates. One in particular has me scratching my head. Tom McGariggle's advertisement showed up the other day and on one side it has Tom in a suit and tie and color picture stating that he saved refinery jobs. How did Tom help save the jobs? Tell me what…Continue
Check it out, Honeycomb on Dutton Street. (I had to look up on map for the name of the street!) It is between Post Office and H2O Nails.)
Honeycomb is a resale shoppe with great clothing and equipment items for children on sale. The prices are impressive! Also, for adults she has home accessories, dish sets, tea cups, toss pillows etc.
Do check it out. The owner is very nice, and she had her 4 year old daughter with her.
Web Site is…Continue
Collier Circle resident Michael Gale spoke before Council this month and suggested that residents be informed when the Highway Department applies herbicides in our parks so the chemicals can have a chance to to dry.
Mike Gale told Council and Barbara Ormsby of the …
Ridley Park Police are continuing their investigating into an incident that happened on Tuesday morning involving a female Ridley Middle School student who was allegedly abducted into the back of a white van during her walk to school.
According to CBS Philly, the student's 22-year-old uncle, Kevin Ryan, said in an exclusive interview that the incident happened at the intersection of West Rodgers and Harrison streets in Ridley Park as she was walking alone to school. His niece, a…
Let's celebrate some good news - here's a nice writeup of a recent marching band competition, with special attention to our own Ridley Raider Marching Band.
Added by Rebecca Clemmer on September 16, 2014 at 9:07pm — No Comments
On Thursday, September 18, at the weekly Farmer's Market the Taylor Community Foundation (TCF) will sponsor their first “Favorite Dish Competition.” Judges sign up at the TCF booth on Thursday and tasters must be 13yrs or older. Tastings begin at 5PM.
There are $50 gift certificate from Cipolloni Catering, Aria Mediterranean Cuisine, Rigatoni’s Pasta and Grill, Casey’s Saloon and Grill, Double Decker Pizza and Talluto’s Authentic Italian Food.
Added by RidleyParkOnline on September 16, 2014 at 9:01am — No Comments
Hello Fellow Ridley Parker's,
I just wanted to let you guys know that my song, "That Wind's Always Gonna Blow", went #1 on Sept. 3 and 4 on 93.7 WSTW. My song was used as the AI duPont Children's Hospital Radiothon Theme song. (Watch Video for Help Our Kids Radiothon) I'm getting more and more Radio airplay by the day, and I'll be on full tour soon.…Continue
Added by John Scargall on September 15, 2014 at 4:18pm — No Comments
I don't know about you, but the cool air is welcomed. It has been an awesome summer. I lived in Portland, OR for 10 years, and this summer was a Portland summer (except for the down pours).
In OR you mostly planted perrenials, since the winters rarely went below freezing. Here, I plant mostly perrenials, but add annuals for color. I now live in an apartment, but the area in front of the apartment is considered "ours". I have added about 20 cu ft of soil over the last 2…Continue
About 150 members of the Ridley Education Association, wearing grey t-shirts with the REA logo, walked down Dupont Street from Swarthmore Avenue to the sidewalk in front of Ridley Middle School on Tuesday night, carrying a variety of signs letting the public know the teachers are working without a contract. The sful story is reported for the …Continue
Added by RidleyParkOnline on September 10, 2014 at 8:39am — No Comments
Many members have moved out of Ridley Park and the Ridley Park Fire Company is in need of replacements. No experience is necessary and RPFC will provide all training.
You have to be at least 14…
Added by juliakinter on September 2, 2014 at 2:53pm — No Comments
Our Ridley Park Democratic committee is committed to work for change. Our goal is to elect government officials who listen and respond to issues we care about.
Working for our goal, we have new ways to stay informed on issues and stay connected to fellow Democrats and our candidates. We're now online -- where we have information on candidates, upcoming events to meet them, articles on important issues, and even how and where to vote.
Find us on the web at …Continue