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Road Closure in West Chester Borough to Begin Friday

West Chester Borough Police would like to remind those traveling in and around that Borough that on Friday, March 22, beginning at 7 a.m., Aqua will begin replacing the water main in the 50 block of West Gay Street. West Gay Street will be closed between High Street...

Coatesville School Board Proposes More than Six Percent Tax Hike

The Coatesville Area School Board recently proposed a $188 million budget for the 2019-2020 school year. This represents a 6.12 percent raise in taxes for residents. While school board officials say they have received backlash from some of those residents on social...

Pipeline Protesters Rally in Harrisburg Tuesday

On Tuesday, more than 200 concerned citizens from across the state joined State Senator Andy Dinniman and representatives Daniel Friel Otten and Carolyn Committa on the state capitol rotunda staircase to voice their concerns and opposition to the Sunoco Mariner East...

Southern Chester County Regional Police Warn of Scam in Area

According to the Southern Chester County Regional Police, there is a male posing as a Chester Water Company employee telling homeowners that if they don't give him $75 cash now, their water will be turned off. Police want to remind residents that this is a scam. Do...

Chester County Dems to Host Convention

The Chester County Democratic Party will host its spring nominating convention Tuesday night at Stetson Middle School in West Chester. The party's committee people will vote to see if they will endorse candidates for a variety of contested races in the May 21...