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Delco Veteran’s Memorial: One Year Later

On May 13, 2013 Governor Tom Corbett and a host of local, state and federal dignitaries dedicated the Delaware County Veteran’s Memorial to the men and women of Delaware County who have given the ultimate sacrifice in all of our nation’s wars and conflicts. A year after the dedication, we took a recent afternoon visit to the Memorial that is really a “must see” if you are in the area.  The small, simple but powerful memorial is a fitting tribute to our hero neighbors but also a nice history little lesson of our past conflicts. 18 foote granite columns outline ... Read More »

Eagles 2014 Regular Season Schedule

2014 Philadelphia Eagles Schedule FEATURED GAMES: Week 3-DeJax comes back to Philly. Week 13-Thanksgiving in Dallas. Week 17-Giants Finale in NY for the NFC East Championship  Wk Date Game Stadium Time (ET) Network DIRECTV SIRIUS Westwood One 1 Sep 07 JAC @ PHI Lincoln Financial Field 1:00 PM CBS 2 Sep 15 PHI @ IND Lucas Oil Stadium 8:30 PM ESPN 3 Sep 21 WAS @ PHI Lincoln Financial Field 1:00 PM FOX 4 Sep 28 PHI @ SF Levi’s Stadium 4:25 PM FOX 5 Oct 05 STL @ PHI Lincoln Financial Field 1:00 PM FOX 6 Oct 12 NYG @ PHI Lincoln Financial Field 8:30 PM NBC 7 Bye 8 Oct ... Read More »

10 Best Delco Tattoos

Delco Pride is proud to announce the top 10 Delco inspired tattoo art.  The poll was conducted by some of the world’s top tattoo artist who have painstakingly poured through hundreds of thousands of entries. Actually we just did a Google search after slamming a 30 pack. Anyway check out some interesting ink that says Delco forever. 10) Love the fact this kid is showing the Wawa love. They are going to love him in prison. 9) Septa Logo. Pretty sure he got this under the El near K and A.   8) Ok it’s not Delco but this is a ... Read More »

Flyers Rangers Series Preview

The biggest key to the Stanley Cup Playoff series between the New York Rangers and Philadelphia Flyers could be which team plays the best on the road. In four regular-season games this season, the home team won each time. The Flyers have won three in a row against the Rangers at Wells Fargo Center, and the Rangers have won seven in a row against the Flyers at Madison Square Garden. “Home-ice advantage is always better. MSG will be rocking,” Rangers forward Rick Nash said. “It’s a huge rivalry. It’s going to be a fun one to play in. You play ... Read More »

PHOTOS:Delco Does Phillies Opening Day

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Wawa:50 Years in Delco

  I remember my first Wawa like it was my first girlfriend.  The Providence Road store in Wallingford across from the Helen Kate Furness Library. That Wawa and I had a lot of good times together. Hoagies and Mountain Dew after soccer games. Sneaking Marlboro Lights behind the dumpster in high school. The “safe” meeting place after the cops chased us from local beer parties. And I hate to admit it but a few packs of gum from those shelves may have also made their way into my pockets over the years.  Good memories. You see, for most people a ... Read More »

Delco Goes to Final Four:Bo Ryan

UPDATE 4/6/13: So close but yet so far.  Bo Ryan’s quest for a National Championship will have to wait another year. After Wisconsin’s last-second heave bounced away, the Wildcats stormed into Monday’s championship game with a 74-73 victory to set up a showdown of the lowest-seeded finalists in NCAA tournament history.  We feel your pain Coach Ryan. Congratulations on another great season. Bo Ryan finally made it to the Final Four.  Ryan has been the head coach at the University of Wisconsin for the past 13 year and have reached the  NCAA tournament every year. The Chester native has finally made it to college ... Read More »

Rambo’s Delco Radio on Delco Pride 4/13/14

Rambo’s Delco Radio on Delco Pride offers up another week of raw Delco attitude straight from the guys from Clifton Heights. This week’s topics- A hot heat in Delco, Big Al’s Sports Report, and the 50th anniversary of Wawa. Read More »

Delco Pride Airways Announces Inaugural Service to Bangladesh

(Media, PA) Delco Pride Airways is announces it’s inaugural non-stop service from Philadelphia International Airport to Shahjalal International Airport in Dhaka, Bangladesh. Delco Pride Airways will begin daily non-stop service starting April 1, 2014. Over 4 million international and 1 million domestic passengers as well as 150,000 tons of freight and mail exchange use Shah Jalal International Airport (DAC) on an annual basis. Several of them could be from Delaware County. Delco Pride Airways is the only international airline based in Delaware County, Pennsylvania.  “Bangladesh is an underserved destination for many business and vacation travelers from the United States. It’s an ... Read More »

“A Night For William”

  Fundraiser for William Zamulinsky from Wallingford, PA. William was recently diagnosed with Leukemia. The sold out event was held at Gibbons Automotive in Media, PA on 3/29/14. Bill Zamulinsky is self employed with his contracting business Zamco and has lost quite a bit of time (and hence $) because he and his wife Tina had to spend several weeks in CHOP taking care of their son William.  Tina had to give up her business taking care of other peoples children so as you can imagine their bills are starting to pile up. Facing 3 years of chemotherapy and mounting medical bills, family friends Mike ... Read More »