Chester County

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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Jim Melwert
October 18, 2019 - 4:29 pm
Two brothers have been convicted of murder for shooting and killing a man in a West Chester bar. Police say it was over a pickup basketball game.
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Scene of accident that left Three people are dead after a passenger van rolled off the highway in lower Chester County Wednesday afternoon.
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KYW Staff
October 16, 2019 - 3:16 pm
Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a terrible highway accident in Chester County on Wednesday. Three people were killed, and eight others were injured, after a passenger van careened off of Rte. 1 in Chester County in a heavy downpour and came to rest on its roof.
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