Pa. schools' reserve funds now top $4 billion
Not even as Philly kids, teachers and parents await word on whether schools are shuttered in September for lack of funding.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
Police investigate fatal crash, speed may have played a role
Police in Lancaster County believe speed may have played a role in a deadly crash in West Earl Township Sunday morning.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Three Sentenced in Chesco's 'Operation Snowflake'
The three leaders of a Chester County cocaine trafficking ring have been sentenced to significant jail time, Chester County District Attorney Thomas P. Hogan announced Friday.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Chesco center helped veterans find housing
WEST CHESTER More than 100 veterans in Chester County are no longer homeless after a tri-county push to find permanent housing for veterans.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Stars and Stripes
Family seeking heart of dead Marine son loses round in court
This undated photo provided by the family via attorney Aaron J. Freiwald shows U.S. Marine Brian LaLoup who died in 2012 while stationed in Greece.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Coatesville still trying to revitalize itself
Every week, bags of trash wait on curbs in Coatesville to be carried away. Inevitably, some of the muck ends up on the street.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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.
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.