West Chester

West Chester head coach Bill Zwaan
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 10, 2019 - 1:58 pm
The Division II West Chester Golden Rams will spend the weekend in Erie as they play their first road game against Gannon University. West Chester opened the season with a hard-fought home win over Bentley. The Golden Rams pulled out a 14-7 decision, despite committing five turnovers.
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Cheyenn Hurt
Philadelphia Police Department
Kristen Johanson
August 19, 2019 - 4:08 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Authorities have arrested a West Chester woman in connection with a murder two years ago in Philadelphia's Overbrook neighborhood. Cheyenn Hurt has been charged with murder, burglary and arson in the death of a 29-year-old man who was found stabbed to the death in the...
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Baldwin's Book Barn has been a haven for hard-to-find, relatively rare books for generations of readers.
Courtesy of Baldwin's Book Barn
Steve Tawa
February 12, 2019 - 4:05 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — A burglar - apparently with good reading habits - got away with some of the nicer books in an old, used bookstore tucked between farms in rural, Chester County. Baldwin's Book Barn has been a haven for hard-to-find, relatively rare books for generations of...
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A fire at the Barclay Friends senior living community in 2017 killed four elderly residents.
Dan Miller/KYW Newsradio
Steve Tawa
January 31, 2019 - 5:22 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — According to federal investigators, the main sprinkler was "found in the off position" at a West Chester assisted living complex, where a devastating fire ripped through the building in 2017, killing four elderly residents. The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and...
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An innovative way to play video games comes to Chester County.
Dreamstime
Justin Udo
January 06, 2019 - 11:47 am
CHESTER COUNTY, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — An innovative way to play video games comes to Chester County. While out with his wife in West Chester, Kevin Mash noticed lots of kids hanging out and just looking to socialize. That made him realize there was a need for social activities throughout the...
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Jul 5, 2017; South Lebanon Township, PA, USA; Construction for the Sunoco Mariner East pipeline continues in South Lebanon Township.
Jeremy Long/Lebanon Daily News via USA TODAY NETWORK
Kim Glovas
October 29, 2018 - 8:59 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Three school superintendents are asking the Public Utility Commission for a safety assessment on part of the troubled Mariner East pipeline. Construction on the project has been halted while Sunoco deals with regulatory issues. Superintendents from the Downingtown...
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West Chester University sophomore linebacker Nate Barnes
West Chester University
Matt Leon
September 27, 2018 - 5:03 pm
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University football team will look to stay hot on Saturday when the Golden Rams host Shippensburg in a Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference showdown. The Golden Rams improved to 4-0 this past Saturday with a 42-16 dismantling of...
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Ben Franklin High School product Rasheem James leads West Chester with 13 receptions this season.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
September 13, 2018 - 1:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester University football team will look to continue its red-hot start to the season on Saturday when the Golden Rams visit Seton Hill. West Chester is 2-0, and the Golden Rams have outscored their first two opponents by a combined score of 75-...
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Redshirt junior A.J. Long will start at quarterback tonight for the West Chester University football team.
West Chester University Athletics
Matt Leon
August 30, 2018 - 12:10 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — The Division II West Chester Golden Rams will open their 2018 season Thursday night on the road, paying Bentley University a visit up in Waltham, Massachusetts. The Golden Rams are coming off a strong 9-4 2017 season during which they won the Pennsylvania State...
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Photo provided by Roberson family
Pat Toddy
August 05, 2018 - 12:00 am
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Family, friends and West Chester Community members are gearing up for a walk and rally against gun violence, while remembering a the life of a girl taken too soon. In June of 2017, 18-year-old Bianca Roberson was shot and killed, while behind the wheel of a car...
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