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19th-century female trailblazer to come alive
Laurie Rofini, director of Chester County Archives and Records Services, will lead a "History on Tap" program on Ann Preston, a 19th-century pioneer, on March 18. A 19th-century pioneer of women's rights and female medical education will come to life at a West Chester restaurant on Tuesday, March 18, at 6:30 p.m., courtesy of the Chester County ... (more)
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Thu Mar 13, 2014
Jobless Claims in U.S. Fall to Lowest Level Since November
The number of Americans filing applications for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week to the lowest level since the end of November, a sign of further improvement in the labor market.
Wed Mar 12, 2014
West Chester man indicted for alleged FBI threats
A 32-year-old West Chester man whose Twitter moniker is "espionage hacking" has been indicted by federal authorities for allegedly threatening to kill FBI agents and members of law enforcement, a news release from the U.S. Attorney's Office said on Thursday, March 12. Justin M. Credico stands accused of two counts of threatening federal law ... (more)
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Best Line Equipment Holds Grand Opening in West Chester
Exhibitor booths staffed by representatives of manufacturers Best Line Equipment carries provided guests with plenty of equipment options to discuss.
Chadds Ford driver arrested for road-rage incident
West Whiteland Township Police said they responded to an assault complaint on Tuesday, March 4, in the area of Birchwood Drive and Whiteland Woods Boulevard.
Tue Mar 11, 2014
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Effort to take West Chester U. away from state system moves forward
West Chester University's Council of Trustees has become increasingly frustrated with the state's higher education system and is solidly behind proposed legislation that would allow the school to explore withdrawing from it, a board member said.
Next Article: Justices Mull Their Own Judicial Discipline Authority
The state Supreme Court heard arguments today on the extent to which it can review sanctions imposed on judges by the Court of Judicial Discipline.
Mon Mar 10, 2014
CCAA collecting unused or under-appreciated art
Works from the art collection of the late Madeline Lamb, a lawyer and former board member of the Chester County Art Association, will be sold during CCAA's Renovation Sale from March 21-27.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
West Chester charter Sankofa in disarray, district says
WEST CHESTER When West Chester's Sankofa Academy opened in 2005, its founders touted it as an African American charter school where students would excel under a curriculum infused with their history and culture.
Thu Mar 06, 2014
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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.
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.
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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.