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Huntzinger named to lead Coatesville development

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WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Board of Commissioners, members of Coatesville Area Partners for Progress (CAPP), and Coatesville representatives of CAPP’s 2nd Century Alliance initiative announced the appointment of… Read more »


CVIM opens dental care unit for Surrey

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WEST CHESTER — Did you know that nearly one-third of adults 65 years of age and older with natural teeth have untreated dental cavities in either the crown or the… Read more »


Officials caution care with weekend’s frosty forecast

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Extreme cold can be a health hazard By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times The National Weather Service is calling for frigid weather this weekend, with overnight temperatures expected to fall… Read more »


UCF board continues debate over Chromebooks

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Board member questions whether parents should have to pay By Karen Cresta, Staff Writer, The Times EAST MARLBOROUGH – On Monday night, the Unionville Chadds Ford School District continued the… Read more »


Registration for Girls Exploring Tomorrow’s Tech opens Feb. 14

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EXTON – Online registration opens Sunday, February 14 for the 16th annual Girls Exploring Tomorrow’s Technology (GETT), for girls from more than 100 schools across the region. The girls in fifth… Read more »


Kennett Library elects new officers, adds board members

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KENNETT SQUARE — The Board of the Kennett Public Library announced Wednesday the election of new executive officers. Thomas C. Swett was elected president, Jeff Yetter, vice-president, and William (Bill)… Read more »


Great Valley student wins Chesco spelling bee

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DOWNINGTOWN –”D-y-s-p-e-p-t-i-c.” With those nine letters in that precise order, Aakash Narayan nabbed the championship title at the 2016 Chester County Spelling Bee. During the event, 55 students from 55 schools spelled 208 words. As… Read more »


HS teacher charged over student texts, child porn

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DOWNINGTOWN — A former Downingtown West High School chemistry teacher has been charged with texting obscene images and texts to a student, asking for nude images of the underage student and… Read more »


E. Brandywine to host The Wall That Heals

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EAST BRANDYWINE — Hopewell United Methodist Church (UMC) and East Brandywine Township will play host this summer to The Wall That Heals, a 250-foot replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial…. Read more »


Selective Service seeks volunteers for boards

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The U.S. Selective Service is seeking volunteers to serve on local boards, including here in Chester County. Even though there is no draft today, there is a need to be… Read more »