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Kennett school evacuated after bomb threat

600 students and faculty displaced while authorities searched building By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times KENNETT — Students were evacuated from Greenwood Elementary School Friday morning after a “very specific”… Read more »


Updated: Kennett Square’s water gets OK after tests

Many residents did not get the ‘boil water’ notice; some may still be without full pressure By Rick Marts, Correspondent, The Times KENNETT SQUARE — After the pledge of allegiance… Read more »

Police seeking speedy return of radar sign

It was reportedly stolen in East Goshen Twp. last month The Westtown-East Goshen Regional Police Department wants the public to put this thief on its radar. The department said it… Read more »

Police officer finds two golf bags in E. Goshen

Duffers at loss without their clubs should contact department After discovering two golf bags lying in the parking lot of the Goshen Valley Condominiums in the 3300 block of Valley… Read more »

Man accused of fatally clubbing pet rooster

Police say West Bradford resident, 63, charged with animal cruelty A 63-year-old West Bradford Township man who allegedly disliked a woman’s pet rooster decided to take matters into his own… Read more »


West Chester man indicted for alleged FBI threats

Federal authorities say he threatened agents and their family members By Kathleen Brady Shea, Managing Editor, The Times A 32-year-old West Chester man whose Twitter moniker is  “espionage hacking” has been… Read more »

Packages containing khat get intercepted by federal agents at the international express courier facility near Philadelphia International Airport on Friday, March 7.                              Photo courtesy of U.S. Customs and Border Protection

Federal agents: Package labels belie illicit contents

CBP officers reportedly busy intercepting large amount of contraband  Among CPB officers’ tasks is examining incoming international parcels to hunt for a wide variety of prohibited and illicit products, such… Read more »

Jack Mayer

International flimflam artist in custody, says D.A.

Man of multiple addresses accused of bilking elderly East Caln resident By Kathleen Brady Shea, Managing Editor, The Times In 2010, an 84-year-old East Caln Township resident was contacted by telephone… Read more »

Victory Brewing Co. co-founders Ron Barchet (left) and Bill Covaleski accept the 2014 Sustainable Agriculture Business Leadership Award from the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA) earlier this month.

Burgeoning regional brewery notches another Victory

Downingtown beer company wins state environmental award The Victory Brewing Company was recently awarded the 2014 Sustainable Agriculture Business Leadership Award by the Pennsylvania Association for Sustainable Agriculture (PASA), a… Read more »

James Hutchinson

Police: Man stole traffic-signal generator

West Goshen officer on patrol says accused thief tried to throw him off track By Kathleen Brady Shea, Managing Editor, The Times In a community of residents struggling to deal… Read more »

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