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  1. Gymnasts walk on hands - with dogs leashed to anklesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2016 | Philly.com

    As "Who Let The Dogs Out?" blasted from loudspeakers at Wilson Farm Park in Wayne, 11 brave young souls from the Exton-based GymOlympic Sports Academy Gymnastics Team walked on their hands - with their pet dogs leashed to their skyward-pointing ankles - for 25 yards on the dewy grass. Felicia Meakim of Downingtown, whose daughter Jessica, 17, did the hand walk with her Shih Tzu, Wally, 3, said the possibly never-before-seen stunt was dreamed up by Kennel Club of Philadelphia publicist Steve Griffith because, "he's a guy with a lot going on in his head."

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  2. Quintessential Chester County, with homes on large propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | Philly.com

    Alan J. Heavens has been writing about real estate and home improvement for 27 of his 36 years at the Inquirer and for most of his 49 years as a reporter. Author of three books, he was "The Gadgeteer" on the Discovery Channel's Home Matters and president of the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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  3. Quintessential Chesco town offers homes on large propertiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2016 | Philly.com

    Alan J. Heavens has been writing about real estate and home improvement for 27 of his 36 years at the Inquirer and for most of his 49 years as a reporter. Author of three books, he was "The Gadgeteer" on the Discovery Channel's Home Matters and president of the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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  4. Dutch four-wheeled cycle distributor Berg moving U.S. HQ to ExtonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2016 | Philly.com

    Berg USA LLC will lease about 15,000 square feet of office and warehouse space at 608 Jeffers Circle, according to Larry Bergen, a senior managing director with Colliers International in Philadelphia, who helped broker the lease.

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  5. Exton couple keep their Colonial looking as good as oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Philly.com

    Bernie and Sheila McLaughlin have strove for years to restore and preserve the fine features of their Colonial home in Chester County. Bernie taught himself to repair the shutters and windows, "learning by trial and error," Sheila says.

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  6. Keeping their Colonial looking as good as oldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2016 | Philly.com

    Bernie and Sheila McLaughlin have strove for years to restore and preserve the fine features of their Colonial home in Chester County. Bernie taught himself to repair the shutters and windows, "learning by trial and error," Sheila says.

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  7. Cyber charters in Pa. struggle on state tests57 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | Philly.com

    The state Department of Education released test results Thursday that show students at many of the 13 cyber charters operating in 2015-16 were performing far below grade level in both language arts and math. At 12 of the online charter schools, less than 50 percent of students scored advanced or proficient - the benchmark for grade level performance.

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  8. West Chester School District pays $3.5M for administrative officesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2016 | Philly.com

    West Chester Area School District has acquired a 42,000-square-foot building in an Exton office park to accommodate its administrative offices, according to commercial real estate firm Lieberman Earley & Co., which helped broker the deal. The school district bought the 7 Whiteland Plaza office building at 782 Springdale Dr. in the Whiteland Business campus for The district is relocating from its Spellman Administration Building at 829 Paoli Pike, which was determined to be in need of about $5.7 million in repairs and maintenance, it said on its website.

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  9. David Nation, 63, retired executiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Philly.com

    David G. Nation, 63, of Chestnut Hill, retired senior vice president of corporate affairs and general counsel of Bentley Systems Inc., an infrastructure software company in Exton, died of brain cancer Sunday, Aug. 28, at home. Mr. Nation joined Bentley in 1995, when the Chester County company was a firm of less than 100 employees that made software for engineers who design and construct roadways, water systems, and airports.

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  10. A "watch party" of Donald Trump supporters at Ryan's Pub in West Chester on Thursday, July 21, 2016.Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2016 | Philly.com

    The crowd watching Donald Trump's speech on the tavern television was spare and subdued. But they liked the message Thursday night, as well as the messenger.

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  11. As it crumbles, seeking the mystery owner of old Ebenezer A.M.E. ChurchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2016 | Philly.com

    Tia Manon trudged through the swampy cemetery of the old Ebenezer A.M.E. Church, looking for two names belonging to one man. Perry Ringgold was a slave who escaped the South on the Underground Railroad.

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  12. Some Penn State trustees questioning Sandusky payoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Philly.com

    Following the release this week of court filings that shed new light on Penn State's multimillion-dollar settlements with Jerry Sandusky's accusers, some university trustees are calling for renewed scrutiny on the payouts - and the board member who led the committee that approved them. Ira Lubert, a Philadelphia investment fund manager who oversaw the negotiation process that has paid nearly $93 million to more than 30 claimants since 2013, stands poised to become the next chairman of the university's full board of trustees in a vote next week.

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  13. Some Penn State trustees question Sandusky payoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 14, 2016 | Philly.com

    Following the release this week of court filings that shed new light on Penn State's multimillion settlements with Jerry Sandusky's accusers, some university trustees are calling for renewed scrutiny on the payouts - and the board member who led the committee that approved them. Ira Lubert, a Philadelphia investment fund manager who oversaw the negotiation process that has paid nearly $93 million to more than 30 claimants since 2013, stands poised to become the next chairman of the university's full board of trustees in a vote next week.

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  14. More house for the money, and really not that far awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2016 | Philly.com

    Alan J. Heavens has been writing about real estate and home improvement for 27 of his 36 years at the Inquirer and for most of his 49 years as a reporter. Author of three books, he was "The Gadgeteer" on the Discovery Channel's Home Matters and president of the National Association of Real Estate Editors.

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  15. Paoli rail station getting major face-liftRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Philly.com

    But the major impetus for the massive overhauling of the 63-year-old Paoli train station, which serves about a million SEPTA and Amtrak riders annually, was a lawsuit filed by advocates for the disabled over its lack of accessibility. "You wish you didn't have to have a lawsuit," said Marilyn Jamison, an Amtrak official who attended an open house at the station Wednesday during the peak late-day commute, "but in an environment where you're juggling funding, it helps get us all together."

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  16. Jail for woman who plundered famous photo printsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Philly.com

    A York County woman was sentenced to 9 to 23 months in prison Thursday for a mass art theft from the award-winning Chester County photographer who snapped National Geographic's famous Afghan Girl portrait. Bree DeStephano, 33, of York, pleaded guilty in April to three felony charges related to theft and conspiracy for stealing more than $650,000 worth of prints and books by Steve McCurry.

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  17. Jail for woman who stole famous prints from Chesco photographer31 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2016 | Philly.com

    A York County woman was sentenced to 9 to 23 months in prison Thursday for a mass art theft from the award-winning Chester County photographer who snapped National Geographic's famous Afghan Girl portrait. Bree DeStephano, 33, of York, plead guilty in April to three felony charges related to theft and conspiracy for stealing more than $650,000 worth of prints and books award-winning photojournalist Steve McCurry.

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  18. News outlets sue for Sandusky settlement recordsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2016 | Philly.com

    A coalition of media organizations, including The Inquirer and Philadelphia Daily News, asked a judge Thursday to unseal court records surrounding settlements that Pennsylvania State University paid to Jerry Sandusky accusers who claimed they told coach Joe Paterno or his assistants about their abuse as early as the 1970s. "Public interest in these proceedings is immense," attorneys for the news outlets contended in a motion filed in Philadelphia Common Pleas Court.

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  19. Seniors rally after Widener closes Exton campusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2016 | Philly.com

    For the last 10 years, Sharon Nelton has been getting into her car a couple of days a week and driving from her home in West Chester to school in nearby Exton. There, she studies film and teaches contemporary literature - and, at 78, has the time of her life.

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  20. Toll Management affiliate sells Exton property for $3.14MRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 28, 2016 | Philly.com

    An affiliate of Huntingdon Valley-based Toll Management Co. has sold a 47,900-square-foot office building at the Whiteland Business Park in Exton for $3.14 million.

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