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Hakeem Smith Arrested for Murder of Samuel Algarin

The Chester County District Attorney's Office announced that 30-year-old Hakeem Smith has been arrested and charged with the murder of 31-year-old Samuel Algarin. Algarin's body was found on the side of Limestone Road in West Fallowfield Twp. Thursday night, and his...

State Sen. Dinniman Announces Funding for Open Space Projects

State Senator Andy Dinniman announced $300,000 in state funding to support greenways, trails, and recreation projects in three Chester County municipalities. The projects, financed under the Marcellus Shale Legacy Fund, were approved Tuesday by the Commonwealth...

State Rep. Comitta Announces Grants for Sewer Upgrades

State Rep. Carolyn Comitta announced state grants that will help one local municipality build a new park and three others make sewer system improvements. The following grants were approved by the Commonwealth Financing Authority on Tuesday: ·        East Goshen...

Upper Uwchlan Police Report In-Home Burglary

According to Upper Uwchlan Township Police, a home along the 100 block of Byers Road was burglarized. Police say that someone entered that home between Sept. 11 and Sept. 14. The report was received by police the afternoon of Sept. 14.The matter is under...

Traffic Alert for East Bradford Twp.

Those traveling in or through East Bradford Township later this week should be aware of some upcoming road closures. From 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., on Thursday September 20, Copeland School Road between Sunset Hollow Road and Connor Road will be closed. Then from 8:30...

Woman from East Goshen Twp. Missing

Police are seeking the public's help locating a missing woman. According to reports, 18-year-old Kayla Lopez has not been seen since Tuesday, Sept. 11 at her home on Reservoir Road in East Goshen Township. Police said she is believed to be in either Philadelphia or...