Tuesday Dec 17
Project Runway All Stars, Episode 7: "As Sewn on TV"
At the start of this week's episode, the final six contestants were flown by helicopter to the QVC studio in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
Mon Dec 16, 2013
Rita Waters, Called in Retirement to Volunteer
Rita Waters, 66, may be retired from a high-powered corporate career, but these days she's busy being a career volunteer.
Sun Dec 15, 2013
The Indianapolis Star
Norte Dame wins NCAA men's soccer title
CHESTER, Pa. -- Andrew O'Malley and Leon Brown led Notre Dame to its first NCAA men's soccer title, scoring in the Fighting Irish's 2-1 victory over Maryland on Sunday at PPL Park.
Fri Dec 13, 2013
Chesco school custodian charged with rape of another worker
A custodian at a Chester County middle school was charged Friday with raping a female school district employee at the school the night before, authorities said.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Maryland beats Virginia in NCAA soccer semifinals
Virginia's Marcus Salandy-Defour, right, beats Maryland's Mikey Ambrose, left, to the ball in the first half during a semifinal match in the NCAA Division 1 men's soccer championships in Chester, Pa., Friday, Dec. 13, 2013.
Thu Dec 12, 2013
Jobless claims surged by 68,000 to a two-month high of 368,000 in the period ending Dec. 7.
Jobless claims surged by 68,000 to a two-month high of 368,000 in the period ending Dec. 7. Close Jobless claims surged by 68,000 to a two-month high of 368,000 in the period ending Dec. 7. Applications for U.S. unemployment benefits jumped last week from an almost three-month low, highlighting the difficulty in adjusting the data around the ... (more)
Wed Dec 11, 2013
US poised for stronger growth in 2014, Fed to taper by March: Reuters poll
US growth is set to accelerate in 2014, giving the Federal Reserve room to start dialing back its massive monetary stimulus, certainly by March, according to a Reuters poll [WASHINGTON] US growth is set to accelerate in 2014, giving the Federal Reserve room to start dialing back its massive monetary stimulus, certainly by March, according to a ... (more)
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Hot Time In Old Town
Harrison Shipp and Notre Dame Advance to NCAA College Cup
Prospective Chicago Fire homegrown player, Harrison Shipp, and the Notre Dame Fighting Irish defeated Michigan State 2 to 1 on Saturday night to advance to the College Cup for the first time in team history.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Harrah's Philadelphia partners with Art on Avenue of the States
Harrah's Philadelphia , in conjunction with its dedication to the surrounding Chester Community, has partnered with the nearby Art on Avenue of the States to host a 2nd exciting art gallery featuring local artists.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Does the School District Represent You?
During the public comment portion of Monday night's school board reorganization meeting, East Bradford resident Steve Sobek suggested that an election reform needed to take place if the school board wants to make sure "everyone gets fair representation."
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Canadian HR Reporter
U.S. jobs picture improving, manufacturing may be slowing
The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment aid unexpectedly fell last week, but continued weakness in business spending on capital goods suggested slower economic growth in the fourth quarter.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
How to Tackle SITES
We often hear from landscape architects about the cutting-edge sustainable design practices they are bringing to their latest Sustainable Sites Initiative -certified works, but we rarely hear from their clients.
Chester Mayor John Linder Joins Chester Community Charter School at...
Chester Mayor John Linder joined more than 600 parents and guardians, recently, at the 14th Annual Thanksgiving Giveaway, at Chester Community Charter School , the largest K-8 charter school in Pennsylvania, where staff and faculty presented vouchers, valued at $10 each, redeemable at Sam & Sam Meats, a local Chester-based business.
Philadelphia Dance Press Releases
BALLET 180 presents A Charlie Brown Christmas as part of Old Fashion Christmas in West Chester
Ballet 180 will be staging a brand new ballet just in time for the holidays. The performance, A Charlie Brown Christmas , provides a fun alternative to the Nutcracker that audiences of all ages will enjoy.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Among American workers, pollfinds unprecedented anxietyabout jobs, economy
CHESTER, Pa. - The alarm rang on John Stewart's phone at 1:10 a.m. He was up at 1:30, caught one bus north into Philadelphia a little after 2 and another bus, south toward the airport, a half-hour after that.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
US retail sales beat forecasts
A gauge of U.S. consumer spending rose more than expected in October as households bought a range of goods, suggesting upside momentum in the economy early in the fourth quarter.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
The Huffington Post
Bayard Rustin: Politically Targeted, Spiritually Resilient, Presidential Medal of Freedom Recipient
Bayard Rustin had just eight weeks to plan the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom, and by all accounts his leadership was visionary and masterful.