Category Archives: Updates

Expertise | United Nations Development Programme

UNDP’s Nature, Climate and Energy practice spans 137 countries, with a portfolio directly benefiting 86 million people. Our support to Governments focusses on enabling an inclusive, resilient, green recovery by: building competency to accelerate access to sustainable energy and climate and nature-positive policies and finance; scaling capacity to ensure No One is Left Behind; catalyzing […]

Upper Darby HS will open Friday after arrest made for ‘online threat’ | News

UPPER DARBY — Upper Darby High School will be now be open Friday after police made an arrest for “an online threat involving a potential shooting,” according to an email Superintendent Dan Nerelli sent to parents on Wednesday night. Upper Darby police have be holding a news conference later this morning. He wrote that the district was contacted […]

Darby Twp. man charged with sexually abusing boy, videotaping the acts | News

MEDIA COURTHOUSE — Thanks to a phone call from two concerned Floridians who discovered the images, a Darby Township man has been charged with sexually assaulting a 7-year-old boy and videotaping the abuse at a residence in the township. In announcing the arrest of 24-year-old Archie Joseph Kissling, Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun Copeland said […]

Pa. orders all students removed from Glen Mills Schools | News

The Pennsylvania Department of Human Services on Monday ordered the emergency removal of all 64 students still remaining at the Glen Mills Schools after an investigation verified multiple instances of physical abuse at the hands of staff. “This removal is one step of an ongoing process, and DHS is committed to seeing this investigation through […]

Hundreds turn out in Clifton to protest possible loss of athletic fields | News

CLIFTON HEIGHTS — If you threaten it, they will come. Hundreds of Clifton Heights residents, dressed in the community colors of orange and black, lined Springfield Road Sunday to deliver a message to the Upper Darby School Board. The borough will not lose their beloved “Field of Dreams” without a fight. Crowds showed up to […]

The Source |Breakout Reggae Artist Koffee, Squash, & Shenseea Attain Worldwide Digital Presence

Artists from across different genres continue to prove that a major label is not a requirement to have a significant presence. Many up-and-coming artists understand the limitations of being signed to a major label too early in their careers. In some situations, signed artists have been unable to recognize the benefits of internally managing their […]

Very little labouring out west – Residents flock to beaches to party | Lead Stories

Western Bureau: The fear that Labour Day is steadily losing its essence was very real across western Jamaica yesterday as there were far more persons hanging around in their communities, treating the day as a holiday, than those who were out working on projects. “We nuh have time fi Labour Day. Man jus a hang […]

Here Are the 2017 James Beard Awards Restaurant & Chef Semifinalists

Beard season has officially arrived: Today the James Beard Foundation released its list of Restaurant and Chef Awards semifinalists for 2017. On Wednesday, March 15, the foundation will release its (much shorter) list of final nominees at A.O.C. Restaurant in LA. (For the masses who can’t be present, they’ll also be announced via Twitter and Facebook […]