Thursday Jul 10
County finds homes for 102 homeless vets
Chester County successfully fulfilled its plan to house 100 veterans in 100 days, with 102 veterans who were experiencing homelessness moving into permanent housing by June 27th.
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Thursday Jul 10
Taschner hopes to inspire Coatesville with better schools
At Cathy Taschner's first school board meeting as superintendent last month, she and the Coatesville Area School District's board said they were stopping pay increases for some administrators while they reviewed how the district makes payments.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
County approves $2.9M in revitalization grants
"Over the years, CRP grants have helped to improve communities across Chester County, focusing on urban areas," said Commissioners' Chair Ryan Costello.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Chamber of Business & Industry endorses three
The Chester County Chamber of Business and Industry this week announced its endorsement of three Chester County State Legislative candidates: incumbents Becky Corbin of the 157th District and Tim Hennessey of the 26th District as well as Cuyler Walker, who is seeking to replace State Rep. Chris Ross, who is not seeking reelection in the 158th ... (more)
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Police Announce Recent DUI Arrests
Tredyffrin Township Police provided the following list of people who have recently been arrested and charged with driving under the influence.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Two Chesco YMCA branches to consolidate
WEST CHESTER The YMCA of the Brandywine Valley and the YMCA of the Upper Main Line announced last week they will merge into a new association that will serve most of Chester County, called the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, effective Jan. 1. Members of the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, which the organization estimates will total more than 80,000, will ... (more)
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Middle Schoolers Get a Taste of Dog Training in Penn Vet Program
A five-day summer camp in which kids get to participate in the training of detection dogs is under way in Philadelphia.
Sat Jun 21, 2014
County collects hazardous waste, old electronics
The Chester County Solid Waste Authority collected hazardous waste and old computers in the parking lot of the Coatesville Area 9/10 Center on Friday.
Thu Jun 19, 2014
UMLY to Merge With Brandywine Valley Y
The following was provided to Patch by the YMCA: The Boards of Directors of the YMCA of the Brandywine Valley and the YMCA of the Upper Main Line announced today that they have voted to unite and form a new, regional Y association.
Tue Jun 17, 2014
Stay focused: One VA victim’s plea
As Obama administration officials pivot like haywire jewelry-box ballerinas to divert attention away from the nationwide Veterans Affairs disgrace, a reader who has been fighting the system urged me to urge Capitol Hill and the American public to stay focused.
Mon Jun 16, 2014
ASCD to provide professional development for Pennsylvania district
ASCD, a global community dedicated to excellence in learning, teaching, and leading, is pleased to announce that ASCD Professional Learning Services has entered an agreement to provide professional development training for up to 100 administrators, teachers, and consultants in the Coatesville Area School District.
Chester County prosecutors charge driver with murder of unborn child.
When officers found Andrea McQueen in a snowbank at the scene of a car crash in March, the Coatesville woman was calling out the same words again and again: "My baby.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
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Pain, Pain Go Away
At age 6, she was often called upon to squeeze heated drops into her twin sister's aching ears .