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Webb earns honor for service to EMS

By Chris Barber|

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  • News

    Charges dismissed in Tick Tock science kit, donation case

    New Garden >> The Chester County District Attorney’s Office has dismissed charges against former Tick Tock Early Learning Center Director Jackie Maas.

    Chris Barber
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  • Subject

    Crowds turn out to catch the early fish

    In the spirit of that sneaky Easter Bunny who hides eggy treasures to be tracked down by eager children on those traditional Easter Egg hunts, so does the Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission stock trouty treasures that await equally eager anglers on opening day. That opening day tradition took place in our corner of the commonwealth yesterday (Saturday, April 4) and Chester County trout fishermen took full advantage of the opportunity.

    By Tom Tatum For 21st Century Media |

  • News

    Lawmakers applaud Lincoln attempts to hold down costs

    Lower Oxford >> Members of the Pennsylvania General Assembly applauded Lincoln University’s efforts to keep tuition affordable and limit college debt. These statements were made by representatives of both the House and Senate Appropriations Committees during the budget hearings in Harrisburg on Tuesday. Acting President Valerie I. Harrison advocated for additional funding for Lincoln.

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  • Entertainment

    ‘West Side Story’ at Unionville is a real rumble

    Unionville High School has a large stage, and they filled it with an enormous cast and enormous sets as they performed the blockbuster show “West Side Story.” Its parking lot is also enormous, but it was almost filled a half hour before show time, but that happens when there are so many people involved in a production.

    By Caryl Huffaker For 21st Century Media |

  • News

    Chicks arrive at Oxford Feed and Lumber

    OXFORD >> It’s a sure sign of spring when the chicks arrive at Oxford Feed and Lumber, and last week, they arrived.

    Chris Barber
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  • Entertainment

    Flower Show has everyone’s favorite movie

    PHILADELPHIA >> As soon as the gates opened to the public at the Philadelphia Flower Show on Saturday, the crowds poured in and crushed together around exhibits — as they have in every year past.

    Chris Barber
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  • Our say

    Empty Bowls the latest successful fundraiser

    There are many great fundraisers staged in southern Chester County. It’s no wonder, considering nearly 9 percent of families and 1,903 children ages 5 to 17 live in poverty in the Kennett Consolidated, Avon Grove, Unionville-Chadds Ford and Oxford Area school districts.

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  • News

    Chester County priest arrested, charged by FBI for child porn

    PHILADELPHIA >> The FBI has arrested and charged the former Ss. Simon and Jude parish priest who was accused last year by local authorities of sending and receiving child pornography on a popular social media site, on which he pretend to be a 16-year-old girl.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@dailylocal.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Sports

    Performance Golf: Justin Martinson on The Big Break

    I’m looking at the ice that has grown on my windows and wondering if golf season will ever get here … Luckily, my lovely wife has reminded me that I have neglected to let you all know about “The Big Break” — Golf Channel’s reality based show about golf competition. Otherwise, I might just go back to bed and pull the covers up over my head.

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  • Sports

    Girls Swimming: Locals off and running at districts

    Philadelphia >> Many local swimmers shined during the first day of the District 1 Swimming Championships at La Salle University on Thursday.

    By Kieran McCauley kmccauley@dailylocal.com @k_mac_14 on Twitter |

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