Metal Center News
7-2010 Heavy Equipment
While small machinery remains impacted by the residential market, larger farm equipment is in heavy demand as most commodity prices have been strong.
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Pa. state schools chancellor blasts efforts to break away West Chester University
A proposal that would allow West Chester University and other large schools to withdraw from the state's higher education system could hit students and parents in the pocketbook - and not in a good way, the system's chancellor warned Thursday.
Tue Mar 04, 2014
Mireille Favarel to Teach Brandywine Ballet Master Classes, 4/6
MIREILLE FAVAREL, former principal dancer of the Milwaukee Ballet and currently associate director of Milwaukee Ballet II, will teach a day of master classes for the Brandywine Ballet on April 6, 2014 at The Dancer Center, West Chester, Pennsylvania.
The Lebanon Daily News
1 acquitted in Pa. slaying of man shot in vehicle
A southeastern Pennsylvania man has been acquitted of charges in the death of a man killed while sitting in a vehicle in what authorities called a drug-related robbery.
Mon Mar 03, 2014
Los Angeles Business Journal Online
Wesco Completes Aerospace Services Acquisition
Wesco Aircraft Holdings Inc. has closed on its acquisition of a supply-chain management firm serving the aerospace industry in a deal valued at $550 million.
Storm skirts south, largely sparing county
Market Street in West Chester was largely clear by mid-morning Monday, but many sidestreets - particularly in the southern part of the county has slippery patches - as the turned out be less severe than originally forecast.
Sheriff arranges wild night for adventurous palates
Chester County Sheriff Carolyn "Bunny" Welsh poses with the winner's of the black Lab, which came from Cedar Creek Farm in Nottingham: Jake Read , and his father, Matthew Read.
Sun Mar 02, 2014
2 PA Senators Say Give State-Owned Universities More Autonomy
West Chester University is flourishing, with a growing student population. But that's not the case for most of the 13 other state-owned universities.
Sat Mar 01, 2014
Celebrating 'March is Red Cross Month'
In honor of the 72nd annual "March is Red Cross Month," the American Red Cross Southeastern Pennsylvania will launch several initiatives, bask in the red glow of select Philadelphia landmarks, and host several events, including its signature Red Ball.
Fri Feb 28, 2014
Wesco Aircraft Holdings Closes Acquisition of Haas Group Inc.
The acquisition of Haas was funded by a combination of a new $525 million term loan B facility that was added to the Company's existing senior secured credit facilities, a $40 million draw under Wesco's existing revolving credit facility and cash from the Company's balance sheet.
Wall Street Journal
Why Maxed-Out Canadians Are Pulling Back on Borrowing
After spending their way through the post-recession years on a tide of cheap money, there are signs Canadians are rediscovering their long-forgotten frugality.
Faculty leader: Bill might spell trouble for West Chester University
A bill in the works that might allow West Chester University to pull out of the financially struggling State System of Higher Education might come with a steep price of its own, the head of the university's faculty union warned Thursday.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
Construction Equipment Guide
Best Line Equipment Opening to Mark Bobcat's Return to West Chester, Pa.
Best Line Equipment, a regional rental, sales and service leader, is representing Bobcat in another market.
Steven Meyers Named Director of Digital Strategy at Greater Media
Meyers joined the company in 2012 in the role of Digital Manager at Greater Media-Philadelphia.
Mon Feb 24, 2014
SIMMONS: Andy Shallal a CEO suited for the District
At this juncture, with a little more than a month before we hit the polls for the April primaries, allow me this: Washington could use Andy Shallal as its CEO.
Fri Feb 21, 2014
American-Indian love story ends in death in Agra
An Indian man fatally stabbed his American wife before killing himself in Agra, the city that is home to the Taj Mahal and where the couple married in October, police said Saturday.
County agencies offering spring support groups
Operating on the premise that there's strength in numbers, a consortium of county departments and agencies has announced the spring schedule for post-adoption and grand-family support groups.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
Grounds for divorce
No kidding. Bloomberg reports : "The number of Americans getting divorced rose for the third year in a row to about 2.4 million in 2012, after plunging in the 18-month recession ended June 2009, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.
Wed Feb 19, 2014
Tue Feb 18, 2014
Trending: Student Makes Fantastic Half-Court Shot For $10,000 Only to ...
By Jacklyn Corley West Chester, Penn. - A college crowd erupted when a student's half-court shot Saturday night seemed to seal a $10,000 contest win.