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Fundraiser Scheduled for Missing Mother

An event to raise money for the search for missing Malvern woman Anna Bronislawa Maciejewska-Gould will be Friday night Nov. 24 from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the St. Anthony's Lodge on 259 Church Street in Downingtown, Pennsylvania. In a case that has grown cold, the...

West Whiteland Teen Reunited with Her Family

According to West Whiteland Township Police,15-year-old Ellen Aviles was reunited with her family Thursday afternoon after being reported missing the day before. Aviles, who was last seen Wednesday, Nov. 15 when she left for school, left on her own. There has been no...

Popular Farm-to-Table Restaurant Shuts Down

Wyebrook Farm, the farm-to-table restaurant in West Nantmeal Township known for grass-fed beef and pork, a variety of local cheese and other delicacies and its popular outdoor concerts, has closed its doors. For more than a year, restaurant owner Dean Carlson told the...

Barclay Fire Still Leaves Many Unanswered Questions

Officials and investigators are still trying to determine what caused the devastating fire that struck the Barclay Friends Senior Living Center in West Chester late Thursday night. The question still remains whether or not the fire--which has made news headlines...

Pipeline Protesters Rally Outside Chester County Library Sunday

Concerned residents and neighbors held a rally at the Chester County Library Sunday afternoon to raise awareness about Sunoco’s new pipeline proposal to the PA DEP to switch from horizontal directional drilling to open cut trench digging. Sunoco is reportedly changing...

Police Issue Warrant for Hit and Run Suspect

West Pikeland Police have issued a warrant for 45-year-old Nicomedes Sotelo for an October hit-and-run of a mother and her teenaged daughter. The Chester Springs man allegedly drove a work vehicle that was captured on surveillance while traveling on Art School Road...

Fire Ravages Barclay Senior Senior Living

A massive fire devoured the Barclay Senior Living facility in West Chester. The first call came in before 11 p.m. Fire completely engulfed the property, and the roof collapsed. Residents were taken by buses from the area. At least 20 have been injured. We will update...