2022-11-28 Skywarn Recognition Day 2022 - December 3, 2022

Skywarn™ Recognition Day was developed in 1999 by the National Weather Service and the American Radio Relay League. It celebrates the contributions that Skywarn™ volunteers make to the NWS mission, the protection of life and property. Amate...

2022-11-14 ARES of Delaware County Meeting Agenda, November 14, 7pm, In-Person at 911 Center and Zoom Online

Reminder, our next monthly meeting tonight, Monday, November 14, starting at 7pm.  Agenda is below Date 14 Nov 2022at 7:00pm (1900 hours) at Delaware County Emergency Services building (911 center) 360 Middletown Rd, Media, PA 19063 Online ...

2022-10-31 No Weekly Net Tonight - Happy Halloween

There will be no weekly nets tonight due to the combination of Halloween and the Phillies World Series game at home. Be safe out there if you are taking the little ones out and Go Phillies!...

2022-10-19 Inspection of W3AEC DelStar West Repeater System on Fair Acres building in Lima

So with assistance from Steve Castellano, 911 Systems Manager at DES, Bob Famiglio (K3RF), Robert G Wilson (W3BIG) and myself, Chris Kelleher (W3CTK) were able to go up to inspect the equipment and antenna running the W3AEC - DELSTAR West D...

ARES of Delaware County Monthly Meeting Agenda, October 12, 7pm, ONLINE ONLY

Reminder, our next monthly meeting is tonight, Monday.  Agenda is below.  The county offices are all closed today, so its meeting will be online only. Date 10 Oct 2022 at 7:00 pm (1900 hours) ONLINE ONLY Meeting Link Microsoft Teams meeting...

Another Successful SET for the EPA

I would like to thank all of the Delaware County ARES members for participating in the EPA SET on Saturday.  We had a good number of members checking in and sending messages over Winlink, which was one of the goals of the exercise.  We also...

Chester County Improvements to VARA FM Winlink Network

Chester County has made a few improvements to its VARA FM Network on 145.670 this week with the addition of two VARA FM Super Digi's. They are both in testing mode but usable across the region. 1st one is on the Charlestown tower in Chester...

Help Prepare for the October 1st EPA SET - Five County Digital Training Net at 7pm

From Barry K3EUI of the FCDTN (Five County Digital Training Net): Agenda for tonight’s Five County Digital Training Net at 7 pm Monday Sept 26th Let’s meet at 7 pm on 147.270 (PL 77) repeater and check in by phone. We will use tonight’s net...

October 1st ARES SET - Detailed Instructions for Delaware County ARES

I put together some step by step instructions for Delco ARES participation in the EPA section SET scheduled for October 1st. Safety First As always, safety is our first priority. When deployed, ensure ARES team members use known safety prot...

New Space for ARES at the Delaware County Emergency Services Training Center

So Citizen Corps and all related organizations are well on the way to moving into our new training, office and storage space at the Delaware County Emergency Services Training Center https://delcoestc.org/.  I had the opportunity to go ther...