On what turned out to be a beautiful afternoon in Media, Pa., the Delaware County Community College Phantoms (2-9) dropped a hard-fought battle to the Salem Community College Mighty Oaks (12-14) in Game 1 of a doubleheader on Wednesday afternoon by a final score of 15-2.
On April 14, Delaware County residents gathered at the corner of State Road and Lansdowne Avenue in Upper Darby to protest the ongoing murders of black Americans committed by police officers.
The spring of 2021 will hold a spectacle that has been forming for nearly two decades. This is the year experts predict that Cicada Brood X will emerge from underground and molt.
“We don’t get active about racial issues or gender inequalities out of hatred, anger, or rage at oppression. We do it out of love for the community,” said rapper Jason Chu in a recent Zoom conversation with DCCC participants. “We do it because there are things to learn and ways to help out and, in the end, there is a better society to be envisioned. That’s where the music comes in.”
Valeria Johnson [not her real name], 35, joined the Food Addicts Anonymous group or FA when she was 19 years old. While her friends went to parties, drank, and stayed late, Johnson was trying to stay committed to her goal: overcoming binge eating.
More than half of American adults have received at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine, and nearly a third are fully vaccinated. Vaccination has now been opened to everyone 16 and older. Our biggest worry in the coming months isn’t whether we’ll be able to deliver enough doses; it’s whether enough people will seek them.
Professor Bonnie McMeans will retire this May after teaching English and journalism courses for more than 30 years at Delaware County Community College.
On April 13, Zeke Thomas was a guest speaker for a virtual DCCC event to share his own personal story about being a sexual assault survivor and to bring more awareness to sexual violence. More than 30 people attended the event.
Spring is in the air, and so are pastimes synonymous with the season. Many people like to go birdwatching as one of the fun activities during the spring, and the Tyler Arboretum in Media, Pa., is no exception.