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Column: Support needed for state’s growing population of Latino workers

By Steven R. Ryan|

In Chester County, this group helps struggling women and girls

During my short time interning at Chester County Fund for Women and Girls, I learned a lot about nonprofits in my community, but two things stood out in particular: the vast amount of need in Chester County and the endless efforts to help. When the me...

By Rosina Ferrante|

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    West Chester resident first Hispanic to lead Philly federal court

    West Chester >> Juan R. Sánchez, a West Chester resident, was sworn in earlier this month as Chief Judge of the United States District Court in the Eastern District of Pennsylvania. He is the first Hispanic to lead the court in its 229-year history.

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    Tens of thousands expected to see country music stars at Citadel Country Spirit USA

    It’s a brave new world for the Ludwig’s Corner Horse Show grounds, which has the capacity for a crowd of 15,000.

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    Police officers in West Goshen get free pizzas as token of support

    WEST GOSHEN >> West Goshen police officers found out just how much the community cares about the service they provide when a local business stopped by to deliver pizzas to them for lunch.

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    Two Chester County Catholic elementary schools to remain open, board rules

    West Grove >> Both Sacred Heart Catholic Elementary School in Oxford and Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Catholic Elementary School in West Grove will remain open, the Office of Catholic Education announced Wednesday.

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    Police seek missing Coatesville teen

    Coatesville >> Madison Anderson of Coatesville is missing, police say, but is still in contact with her parents. The 17-year-old who goes by the nickname “Madi” was last seen early Monday morning near her home in Coatesville. Authorities believe she has run away but they say she has texted her parents. She refuses to come home and, according to police, suffers from depression and anxiety. Police say she is likely nearby in Coatesville or in the West Chester area. Madi is...

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    Free vision screenings, face painting, Zumba at LCH Aug. 10

    Kennett Square >> In honor of National Health Center Week, La Comunidad Hispana and the National Alliance for Hispanic Health will host the National Institutes of Health’s All of Us Journey on Friday, Aug. 10. The traveling, hands-on exhibit raises awareness about the All of Us Research Program, an ambitious effort to gather data from one million or more people living in the United States to accelerate research and improve health.

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    Kimmel to resign as East Marlborough supervisor

    East Marlborough >> Christine Kimmel, the first female supervisor ever elected in East Marlborough Township, will resign effective Sept. 7.

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    Parkesburg couple pleads guilty in hanging deaths of dogs at kennel

    Parkesburg >> A Chester County couple pleaded guilty to numerous charges surrounding the hanging deaths of two female dogs at a kennel they operated in Parkesburg, according to the Pennsylvania SPCA.

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    Police seek burglar who breaks into West Chester homes to steal undergarments

    West Chester >> West Chester police are looking for the person who has been breaking into homes and stealing female undergarments.

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    Rock The Park set Aug. 18 in Kennett Square

    Kennett Square >> The Anson B. Nixon Park is hosting Rock the Park, a ticketed live music concert by local sensation Love Seed Mama Jump on Saturday, August 18. Concert gates open at 3 p.m. and the show runs from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m.

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