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  1. Most private employers in US are hiring, but is it too soon to raise interest rates?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Christian Science Monitor

    ... in the energy industry, which continues to shed jobs," said Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody's Analytics in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The ADP report, which is jointly developed with Moody's Analytics, was published ahead of the government's ...

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  2. In Chester district, pomp, and tough circumstancesRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Philly.com

    It was a day for traditions as the new school year opened in the cash-strapped Chester Upland School District this morning - the good and the bad. At 7:30 a.m., hundreds of students, teachers, staff, and others gathered outside Chester High School for an annual rite - a bell-ringing ceremony that celebrates both the start of classes and the perseverance of an urban district in almost perpetual crisis.

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  3. U.S. private payrolls rise steadily; productivity revised upRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... July. energy industry, which continues to shed jobs," said Mark Zandi, chief economist of Moody's Analytics in West Chester, Pennsylvania. The ADP report, which is jointly developed with Moody's Analytics, was published ahead of the government's ...

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  4. Why teachers are working for free in Pennsylvania school districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Christian Science Monitor

    A state budget impasse means the Chester Upland School District has run out of money. But the deeper question is what happens to districts when charter schools start siphoning off large amounts of money.

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  5. Statement by Dr. David Clark, CEO, Chester Community Charter SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Market Wire

    The Chester Community Charter School shares in the financial pain of the Chester Upland School District. The financial crisis now facing the District has meant CCCS has been completely unfunded by both the District and the Commonwealth, since June 25th.

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  6. Karen Marie Duko, free spiritRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cape Gazette

    Karen Marie Duko, 55, of Lewes, passed away Saturday, Aug. 29, 2015, surrounded by family at her home. She was born Aug. 19, 1960, in Chester, Pa., daughter of Bernard and Judith Duko.

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  7. Ella Mae Handy, strong faith in GodRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Cape Gazette

    ... of Selbyville; three siblings: George (Mildred) Powell and Marcella Pitts, both of Selbyville, and Robert Powell of Chester, Pa.; 56 grandchildren; 111 great-grandchildren; and 125 great-great-grandchildren; and a host of special nieces, nephews, ...

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  8. Former Aztec Joe Corona Earns U.S. Men's National Team SpotRead the original story

    Monday | San Diego NewsCape

    ... minutes on the pitch. In July, Corona appeared in two matches for the United States at the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup in Chester, Pa., logging full-time in the third place match versus Panama and competing in the quarterfinal match against Cuba. Corona ...

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  9. America's Pie At The Beach Is Now Open In Downtown RehobothRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Cape Gazette

    ... her business partners have had such tremendous success over the last five years with their sister location in West Chester, Pennsylvania that they decided to open another location here at the beach and a third location near the Philadelphia Airport, ...

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  10. An Inspiring CollaborationRead the original story

    Monday Aug 31 | Guide To Retirement LIving

    ... it all started with a guest speaking engagement at the community over two years ago. John Alston, founder of the Chester Children's Chorus, spoke about his work with the chorus and the Chester Charter School for Education and the Arts, which ...

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  11. Roland Lee TurnerRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | The Inter-Mountain

    ... at Cabins. Roland is survived by his wife of 50 years, Carol S. (Mallow) Turner; one daughter, Kandy Kay Turner of Chester, Pa.; two sisters, Marlene Ours of Cabins and Delores Keplinger and husband, Sonny, of Maysville; brother-in-law, John Ours of ...

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  12. MLS CapsulesRead the original story

    Sunday Aug 30 | Washington Times

    ... goal after Jonathan Osorio hit the post. Altidore has three goals in the last two games, all coming off the bench. CHESTER, Pa. (AP) - Diego Fagundez became the youngest player to score 25 career MLS goals and New England beat Philadelphia for its ...

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  13. Diego Fagundez lifts New England over PhiladelphiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Boston.com

    ... the second time this season with 3 points gave the Revolution their first win on the road since they last played in Chester, Pa., on April 19. Overall, they're just 3-8-2 away from Foxborough. "I think the key was us sticking together," said the ...

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  14. Fagundez youngest to 25 goals, Revolution beat Union, 1-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | Concord Monitor

    ... Conference playoff position, starting the game one point behind three teams tied for the sixth and final slot. CHESTER, Pa. - Diego Fagundez became the youngest player to score 25 career MLS goals as the New England Revolution beat the Philadelphia ...

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  15. Union's Playoff Hopes Take Hit In 1-0 Loss To RevolutionRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | CBS Local

    ... most trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [] CHESTER, Pa. (AP) - Diego Fagundez became the youngest player to score 25 career MLS goals and the New England Revolution beat the ...

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  16. Are your retirement drawdown strategies meeting your needs?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 29 | MarketWatch

    Kenn Tacchino is a professor of taxation and financial planning at Widener University in Chester, Pa. Kenn is the editor of the Journal of Financial Service Professionals.

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  17. Rested Revs out to test state of the UnionRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | Boston Herald

    ... Heaps hopes the time off was well spent when the Revs visit the Philadelphia Union tonight (7 p.m.) at PPL Park in Chester, Pa. "You can't control your schedule. You get it and you look at it. I think you can plan for it but when you get to it and ...

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  18. 59-year-old shot, killed in Newark, authorities sayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 28 | NJ.com

    NEWARK - Authorities are investigating the early morning shooting death of a 59-year-old man, Acting Essex County Prosecutor Carolyn A. Murray and Newark Police Director Eugene Venable announced in a release Friday. Jesus Santi, of Newark and Chester, Pa., was shot in the 300 block of North 12th Street at about 1:52 a.m. Friday, authorities said in the release.

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  19. Chester Upland Teachers And Support Staff Vote To Work Without PayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | CBS Local

    ... trusted local CBS RADIO stations in Philadelphia to give you the best Philly has to offer. Talk Radio 1210 [...] CHESTER, P.A. (CBS) - On Thursday, the Chester Upland Education Association, and the Chester Upland Education Support Personnel ...

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  20. No paychecks? Chester teachers keep workingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 27 | Philly.com

    Chester Upland teachers and support staff voted Thursday to keep working despite learning that the district might not have money to pay them next month. Two days after a Delaware County judge rejected a new financial recovery plan submitted by Chester Upland and state officials, its 223 teachers and support staff were told the district could not make its Sept.

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