Chester County

From left: Bob Curran, business manager of Better than Bacon; Lauren Henry, creative director of Better Than Bacon; Hallie Romanowski, executive director of Act In Faith; April Evans, assistant director of Uptown Knauer Performing Arts Center.
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Molly Daly
January 27, 2020 - 5:00 am
For three years, Better Than Bacon Improv, a Chester County-based comedy troupe, has been donating part of the take from some of their shows to nonprofit groups in a program called Bacon Gives Back. Read more here.
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Police are warning residents in Caln Township, Chester County to be alert after two pipe bombs were discovered a half a mile away from each other within two days.
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Antionette Lee
January 22, 2020 - 9:14 pm
Police are warning residents in Caln Township, Chester County to be alert after two pipe bombs were discovered a half a mile away from each other within two days. Read more here.
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Kelly McDowell is a one-woman cleanup crew picking up litter along Chester County roads.
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Molly Daly
January 12, 2020 - 5:28 pm
The official-looking orange road sign on Route 1 in Chester County says "Litter Crew Ahead." But the crew consists of one woman on a mission. Read more here.
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Molly Daly
December 13, 2019 - 3:13 pm
Chester County has announced a new call center system to help individuals and families in need of emergency, temporary, or permanent housing as part of the county's initiative to address and end homelessness. Read more here.
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Philadelphia Union fans walk outside the main entrance before game against the New England Revolution at Talen Energy Stadium. Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports
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Kim Glovas
December 12, 2019 - 4:00 am
A town hall-style meeting is being held Thursday night at Town Hall in Chester City to reveal possible development plans for the Chester Waterfront near the Union soccer team's Talen Stadium. Read more here.
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Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline continues in South Lebanon Township.
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Jim Melwert
December 03, 2019 - 12:06 pm
The Chester County District Attorney's Office has filed more charges in connection with the Mariner East Pipeline, including bribery and related charges against the security manager for the company building the pipeline. Read more here.
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Poll worker hands out an "I voted" sticker.
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Tim Jimenez
November 06, 2019 - 6:59 am
It was a blue wave in the Philadelphia suburbs as Democrats took control of Chester and Delaware counties for the first time in generations.
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Chester County District Attorney's Office
Jim Melwert
November 05, 2019 - 4:43 pm
A Chester Springs woman is facing criminal charges for allegedly fabricating that she had cancer so she could raise money online for herself. Read more here.
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Jim Melwert
November 05, 2019 - 6:39 am
For decades, county government in suburban Philadelphia was reliably Republican, but that's changed over the past few years. Voters today will have a big say where it goes from here.
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Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline continues in South Lebanon Township.
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Jim Melwert
October 23, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Residents from Delaware and Chester counties who are directly affected by the Mariner East pipelines are testifying in a two-day hearing in West Chester, and county officials hope these hearings have some teeth.
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