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April 06, 2020 - 10:48 am
A 7-year-old boy who was shot in the face died from his injuries, according to police. Read more here.
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Customers line up for toilet paper at a Costco warehouse store in Toronto, Canada, March 11, 2020.
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Justin Udo
March 31, 2020 - 2:28 pm
As shoppers continue to panic-buy during the coronavirus pandemic, toilet paper is one of several hot commodities that seems to fly off store shelves faster than it can be restocked. Edwin Stautt, a local toilet paper factory worker, says he's doing all he can to help keep up with the demand. Read...
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March 11, 2020 - 12:09 pm
A shooting in Chester has left two teenage boys dead and two others wounded. Read more here.
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Fred Dohrmann.
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1-On-1 with Matt Leon
February 06, 2020 - 6:31 pm
Fred Dohrmann has spent the last 40 years coaching at Division III Widener University in Chester. For the last 39 years, he has served as the head coach of the women's softball team. Read more here.
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Jack Stollsteimer testifying at Senate.
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Jim Melwert
February 01, 2020 - 4:00 am
The Delaware County District Attorney's Office has a new unit focusing on environmental crimes. Read more here.
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Chester Police Department headquarters
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Mike Dougherty
January 31, 2020 - 8:50 am
A 14-year-old boy is in Chester police custody after they say shot and killed 79-year-old Robert Womack on Wednesday. Read more here.
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Call center phone and headset.
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Mark Abrams
December 15, 2019 - 4:30 am
The Pennsylvania Higher Education Assistance Agency has extended its lease for a call center in Chester for another year, but says it will close the doors in December 2020 and transfer operations to other centers. Read more here.
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Chester Children’s Chorus
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John McDevitt
December 10, 2019 - 4:07 pm
Nearly 40% of Chester residents live below the poverty line. But the Chester Children’s Chorus, now in its 25th year, gives underserved youth a voice and a chance to learn music in a safe, supportive environment. Read more here.
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Lonette Jackson
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Tim Jimenez
November 18, 2019 - 10:08 am
Chester Police say they’re looking for two men who stole an SUV with young kids in the backseat Sunday night. The boys are now safe, and the woman who may have saved their lives said she found the car outside her house.
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Delaware County District Attorney Katayoun Copeland is joined by U.S. Attorney William M. McSwain, FBI agent Michael Harpster, DEA agent Jonathan Wilson and others in announcing the arrest of 22 rival gang members in Chester, Pa.
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KYW Staff
October 30, 2019 - 1:05 pm
Nearly two-dozen members of rival gangs in Chester, Pa., were arrested early Monday and charged with drug trafficking and firearms offenses.
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