Friday, November 24, 2017

Author Archives: DelcoDan

Delco at Mardi Gras

Delco Pride on Bourbon Street

Nick from Glen Mills sent in this photo of a young gentleman enjoying the sights and sounds of Bourbon Street at Mardi Gras in New Orleans sporting a Delco Pride shirt.  And of course where there is drinking…there is Delco.  I hope that guy made it home. You can purchase the t-shirt in this photo here     Read More »

Made In Delco: Bevan’s Candy

For nearly 60 year’s Bevan’s Own Make Candy on Baltimore Pike has been a Delaware County landmark. If you grew up near Media chances are you had a Bevan’s chocolate easter egg in your basket or an old style molasses from your grandmothers house after Thanksgiving dinner. Bevan’s still makes candy the way Marty Bevan made it back in in 1959. Hand crank machines and copper kettles are the most recent technology in this candy kitchen.  In front a small storefront features shelves of candy that was made just feet away.  The glass cases and shelves are filled with all ... Read More »

Made In Delco: Benner and Sons Painting

Benner and Sons Painting located in Broomall, PA. The Benner name has been known as a leader in the painting and wallcovering industry for over 100 years. Since its inception, the company has added the related fields of drywall and power washing. Servicing the Mid-Atlantic states, we strive to meet our customers´ needs by providing excellent service and quality workmanship at very competitive rates. An unprecedented reputation for excellent service combined with a high regard for customer satisfaction has made Benner & Sons Inc a leader in the industry. Read More »

DPTV: “Coming Soon”

This is DelcoPride.com rap produced by Folcroft’s DJ Maize. Introducing DelcoPride.com.  Check out this original exclusive from DelcoPride.com!  It’s all about Delco Baby, a Delco kind of story…….More to come…..   Read More »

Drinking Delco: Frontier Saloon

DelcoPride TV sat down with Frontier Saloon owner Ian Keenan to find out why Delco residents keeping coming back and patronizing the Saloon.  And we find out how the hell those animals made their way to the roof!  True Delco Landmark that can be seen from McDade Blvd! Read More »

Show Us Your Stuff

DelcoPride.com is for Delco by Delco.  We’ve devoted this section to submissions from the DelcoPride community. We want to hear from you.  We’d love to see your photos of old businesses, high schools or historic landmarks.  Send in that selfie from the bar last night,  the weather pictures from  your neighborhood or a video clip of a neighborhood street hockey game. Just include your name and contact information along with where and when the picture/video were taken. Send all submissions to Yo Delco Submit Your Stuff     Read More »

Dining Delco: Johnny’s Pizza

Sometimes you are destined to be somewhere. That’s what I felt after I left Johnny’s Pizza at 547 Chester Pike in Prospect Park. My gas tank on the Camaro was on E and had to pull over and get gas at a Sunoco station. As I was pumping I looked across the street and noticed Johnny’s Pizza. I knew the Johnny’s name from their original Sharon Hill location but never ate there. This was my chance. I asked the nice girl at the counter what was good on the menu. She gave me the obligatory “everything”.  I was in the ... Read More »

Passport to Free Beer

This is freakin genius. Free Beer for Canadian athletes in the Olympic Village in Sochi. Scan your passport for free beer.   Read More »

DPTV:Snowstorm from Media, PA

The beginning hours of the Nor’Easter hitting the East Coast. Taken at Baltimore Pike and Providence Road around 11pm. Thanks to Stan of Rose Valley.     Read More »