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Series of Vehicle Break-Ins Reported in East Goshen Township

Police are investigating a rash of daytime vehicle break-ins in East Goshen Township, with many occurring at parks and fitness clubs. According to WEGO police, the most recent thefts took place July 18th at the East Goshen Township Park. One of the vehicles had a...

Chester County Health Department Earns National Accreditation

Today the Chester County Commissioners announced that the county's Health Department earned accreditation from the Public Health Accreditation Board.  The accreditation was given to Chester County because of the county's excellent disease control, water, home and food...

Greater Philadelphia Deemed Largest Job Growth in Country

The abundance of jobs is an on-going issue in the United States but last month Philadelphia stood out from all of the other cities in the country. The region has posted the largest job growth for the month of June out of the country’s metropolitan areas, writes...

Chester County Inmate Escapes Prison, Captured Hours Later

Around 11:15 pm Friday night a Chester County Prison inmate who was serving the second month of a three-month sentence and was housed in the Prison's minimum-security pre-release/work release facility, disobeyed orders, ran into the exercise yard and scaled the fence....