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Pocopson Home nurse charged with drug theft

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Coatesville resident alleged to have forged paperwork By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times POCOPSON — A Coatesville woman was charged Tuesday with taking narcotics from the Pocopson Home. Carolyn Howett,… Read more »


Grant comes to Avon grove Library, Aug. 4

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WEST GROVE — What was life like during the Civil War? How did Hiram Grant become Ulysses S. Grant, and why was his name change so important? Adults and children… Read more »


Kennett Twp BOS seeks PA Multimodal matching grant

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Matching grant’s focus paves the way for increased trails and walkways By Kim Chiomento, News Editor, The Times KENNETT  – The township’s Board of Supervisors held a special meeting last week to… Read more »


County publishes transport handbook

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WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Commissioners and Chester County Planning Commission (CCPC) unveiled this week the county’s new comprehensive guide on the implementation of multi-modal transportation facilities. The Multi-Modal… Read more »


"Try the ‘Y’ Tuesdays" – free YMCA access in August

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    During the month of August, the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, will open its doors to the public – free of charge – at all nine branches for “Try the… Read more »


Regional police study to end

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After four of seven towns discussing joining up drop out, economics no longer add up By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times Long-standing discussions about forming a regional police force appear… Read more »


Conestoga, Unionville named among top US high schools

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Two Chester County high schools have been ranked among the nation’s top 13 public high schools out of some 21,000 schools in the United States: Conestoga and Unionville by The… Read more »


TERF to endow Penn Vet scholarships

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EAST MARLBOROUGH — The University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine (Penn Vet) is pleased to announce that the Thoroughbred Education and Research Foundation (“TERF”) will donate $100,000 to create… Read more »


County announces new job training, support initiative

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WEST CHESTER — The Chester County Commissioners and the Chester County Workforce Development Board announced Tuesday the start of Platform to Employment (P2E), a program that provides job readiness training,… Read more »


Task force to resolve library board representation issue

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Kennett Square won’t cut library funding, will work with neighbors to get board seats By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times KENNETT — Kennett Square will not move to cut funding… Read more »