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50 Years Later: 4 Delco residents recount their experiences at Woodstock  The Delaware County Daily Times

SPRINGFIELD — It was 1969, the Summer of Love.

Check to see if your reunion has been scheduled  The Delaware County Daily Times

Note: All reunion notices for events must be emailed to by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will ...

Philadelphia Union announce partnership to bring soccer program to Chester High School  Brotherly Game

After a 30-year hiatus, interscholastic soccer is returning to Chester High School thanks to a partnership between the Philadelphia Union, its foundation, Power ...

Dorothy H. “Dottie” Rogstad | Obituaries  Rutland Herald

Dorothy H. “Dottie” Rogstad CHESTER — Dorothy H. “Dottie” Rogstad, 90, passed peacefully on August 1, 2019 at Gill Odd Fellows Home in Ludlow. Dottie was ...

Chester High principal enters ARD for police incident at school  The Delaware County Daily Times

MEDIA COURTHOUSE — Chester High School Interim Principal Pearl Cameron entered into the Accelerated Rehabilitative Disposition program Wednesday for ...

Check to see if you reunion has been scheduled  The Delaware County Daily Times

Note: All reunion notices for events must be emailed to by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will ...


Dorothy Catherine (Woodling) Lyons Hookstown Dorothy Catherine Woodling Lyons, 95, of Hookstown, went home to be with the Lord on July 30, 2019, ...

High school soccer in Chester returns after 30 years  WHYY

It has been 30 years since the Chester-Upland School District in Delaware County had a high school soccer team. Come this fall, players will return to the field.

Groundwork for resurrecting Chester High School soccer program many years in the making  Brotherly Game

Bringing soccer back to Chester High School is an idea older than the Philadelphia Union — that the local high school in the city the team calls home doesn't ...

Chester High 1st day of school delayed to Thursday

There is an unexpected delay for the start of classes at Chester High School.

Check here to see if your reunion has been scheduled  The Delaware County Daily Times

Note: All reunion notices for events must be emailed to by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will ...

Fight at Chester High School under investigation

A family is demanding answers after a fight at Chester High School that was caught on video.

Anguished mother seeks answers about her son's murder in Chester  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER — It's not a common occurrence in today's "anti-snitch" environment.

Community: Celebrate the glory years of Chester High Hoops  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> There are very few high schools in Pennsylvania that can claim the championship pedigree of the Chester Clippers.

It's been a busy week on and off the pitch for Philadelphia Union: Catch up with some Pre-Match reading material  Philly Sports Network

The news started Sunday, immediately following the worst loss of the year, when word came of match promotion announcements (Military Appreciation Night ...

Pennsylvania schools in need of overall improvement  Allentown Morning Call

The Pennsylvania Department of Education has released its lists of schools that need to improve and will receive additional funding to do so.

Chester High School student charged in school bus shooting

A Chester High School student has been arrested in connection with a shooting that left a student hospitalized.

Here is a list of reunions scheduled around Delaware County  The Delaware County Daily Times

Note: All reunion notices for events must be emailed to by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will ...

Chester High School football to get a new weight room courtesy of Philadelphia Eagles

The Philadelphia Eagles organization reached out, one underdog to another, and made a dream come true for one local high school team on Tuesday.

Ten years later, is Chester better now with a soccer stadium?  WHYY

There is nothing like a game day at Talen Energy Stadium in Chester, Pennsylvania, home of the Philadelphia Union soccer team. “No sport has atmosphere ...

Former West Chester high school basketball player sues 'Fortnite' over popularized dance

Jared Nickens, who played high school basketball in West Chester, is one of two former University of Maryland players suing the makers of Fortnite over a ...

Philadelphia Union to fund soccer at Chester High School, expand outreach to local youth clubs  Brotherly Game

Chief Business Officer Tim McDermott also talked about plans for the stadium campus at Town Hall event on Thursday.

Check here to see if you have a reunion coming up  The Delaware County Daily Times

Sharon Hill High School Class of 1968: holds a 50th reunion from 6-10 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 13, at the Concordville Inn. For information and an invitation, contact ...

Teen student killed amid violent day in Chester ID'd

CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police have identified the 16-year-old student who was shot and killed on Friday, in one of four shooting incidents in the ...

Chester basketball coach sues city, claiming police brutality  WHYY

An assistant basketball coach at Chester High School has filed a federal civil-rights lawsuit against Chester City and five police officers, claiming they wrongly ...

Former Lamar football coach takes high school job  Beaumont Enterprise

The man who helped bring football back to Lamar University will coach in the high school ranks this fall. Ray Woodard, who spent seven seasons as the ...

Toy gun prompts lockdown at Chester High School

Authorities say a toy gun prompted the temporary lockdown at Chester High School on Tuesday.

Chester police captain to run for D.J. post  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER — Chester Police Capt. Marilyn N. Lee announced a run for magisterial district judge with a campaign launch event Tuesday evening at Jacqueline's ...

Chester native wins Pulitzer for editorial writing | News  The Delaware County Daily Times

By Colin Ainsworth. Special to the Times. CHESTER >> Among accolades in civics, industry, athletics and the arts, the city can now count journalism among the ...

Chester's Jahlil Beats brings home Grammy gold | News  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER — In a city rife with accomplishments in music performance and production, Jahlil Beats became the first Chester native to bring home the industry's ...

Students from China visit West Chester University | Local News  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER—High school students from several schools in Yangzhou, Jiangsu Province, China, began a three-week tour of the United States with a visit to ...

Obituary: Christine Webster  Greenwich Sentinel

It is with great sadness that the family of Christine Clark Webster announces her passing on May 17, 2019 in Greenwich, CT at the age of 101 ¾ years old.

Lampeter-Strasburg, Manheim Township among U.S. News' best high schools  LancasterOnline

For the first time in five years, there's a new top-ranked high school in Lancaster County.

Chester Upland pleads for more funding for schools | News  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> Gesturing to the shuttered Columbus Elementary School, which sits adjacent to Chester High School, Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland on Thursday ...

Class of 2014: Chester High School and STEM Academy  Delaware County Daily Times

Chester High School and the STEM Academy held its commencement exercise Friday evening at the high school's athletic fields.

5 Arrested In High School Fight Captured On Video  CBS Local

by Jericka Duncan, Elizabeth Hur. CHESTER, Pa., (CBS) – It's a story you saw first on 3 – A vicious beating inside a local high school and a cell phone camera ...

Chester High School to open on Thursday | Region  Delco News Network

CHESTER >> Chester High School students will have two more days of summer this year, as school has been pushed back for ninth through 12th graders until ...

Auditor General: Chester Upland School District is in 'administrative chaos;' saddled with huge debt  Delco News Network

The Chester Upland School District is in “administrative chaos” said Pennsylvania Auditor General Eugene DePasquale, who Wednesday released an audit that ...

Chester High School inducts 14 into its athletic Hall of Fame  Delaware County Daily Times

The Chester High School Athletic Hall of Fame recently held its 22nd annual induction ceremony at the Concordville Inn.

Drive-by victim identified as 15-year-old Chester High student  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> A city youth killed Monday in a drive-by shooting has been identified as 15-year-old Ronald Lundy Jr., a student at Chester High School, ...

Check to see if your reunion is scheduled  The Delaware County Daily Times

Archbishop Prendergast High School Class of 1963: is celebrating its 55th reunion Sept. 23, Noon-4 p,m. at The Veranda at TECA Newtown Square, 191 S.

Ousted Chester basketball coach's supporters demand his reinstatement  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> The support for now-former Chester basketball coach Larry Yarbray is mounting as members of the community gathered at Holy Temple Holy ...

The taste of success  Chester County Press

Edie's Sweet and Savory Pastries is a bakery that does things the old-fashioned way.

Teen Murdered at Start of Five Hours of Gunfire in Chester City  NBC 10 Philadelphia

On his way to Chester High School Friday morning, Zion Abdullah took a familiar route for kids who live west of Kerlin Street. The 16-year-old was cutting ...

Man with sex record is vice principal for day at Pa. high school  Allentown Morning Call

Man with criminal record of exposing himself to women hired as vice principal for one day at a Pa. high school.

4 arrested in murder of West Chester high school student  The Delaware County Daily Times

WEST CHESTER >> Four men have been arrested and charged in connection with the robbery and murder of a 17-year-old Henderson High School student, ...

Police: 1 killed, 2 injured in Chester drive-by shooting

Chester police are investigating a drive by shooting that left a person dead and others injured.

Former Chester star Eddie Swain to be inducted into Delco Athletes Hall  The Philadelphia Tribune

Eddie Swain played some outstanding basketball during his career at Chester High School. Swain will be recognized for his basketball prowess as one of the ...

Chester woman named new face of Ashley Stewart 2018 at star-studded NYC event  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER – Tiffany Gosa-Flamer is on top of the world.

Anne Reigle Carbone | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Anne Reigle Carbone, 77, of Elizabethtown, Pennsylvania died Monday afternoon, May 27, 2019 at Morristown Memorial Hospital, in Morristown, New Jersey.

Revealed: The best performing Cheshire schools at GCSE  Chester Chronicle

Wilmslow High School was the highest performing in the county for GCSE results, according to new data.

Documentary telling 'A Chester Story' debuts on King's birthday  Delco News Network

CHESTER >> A documentary revolving around the life and times of the people of Chester, titled “A Chester Story” debuted Monday night to the ...

Class of 2018: Mayor Kirkland addresses Chester Community Charter grads  Delco News Network

CHESTER >> Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland Friday presented a stirring charge to 220 eighth-grade graduates of the Chester Community Charter School (CCCS), ...

Cheshire headteachers write to parents over school funding cuts  Chester Chronicle

Headteachers from schools throughout the Cheshire region have written letters to parents about the 'difficult choices' they are having to make due to a lack of ...

Small Talk: What's in a name? Getting schooled on some local history  Daily Local News

It is sometimes a bit confusing for someone who is not from West Chester.

Malvern Pharmacy Owner Charles Kohlerman Passes At 81  Malvern, PA Patch

Charles Kohlerman, Pharmacy Owner, Passes At 81 - Malvern, PA - Charles Kohlerman was an avid Eagles fan, a yacht enthusiast, and local pharmacist.

Jazz making comeback at Uptown! in West Chester  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER—Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center welcomes back jazz musicians to an intimate stage and great listening room.

Chester cops: 'Dangerous criminal' snagged in drug bust  Delco News Network

CHESTER >> A Marcus Hook man — described 18 years ago at his sentencing by a county judge for his role in an armed holdup of an undercover police officer.

Chester community loses activist Rev. Bernice Warren | Region  Delco News Network

Chester >> The Rev. Bernice Warren was known for being a strong-willed, truth-telling woman who strived to make the Chester community the best it could be.

West Chester High School Alumni Association award scholarships  Daily Local News

The West Chester High School Alumni Association has awarded 12 $1000 scholarships to four students from each of the three West Chester area high schools.

The Pa. schools with the worst SAT scores

They have common denominators - poverty and crime chief among them. The schools that posted the 50 worst SAT scores in Pennsylvania share among ...

2018 Year in Review, Part II: Curtain falls on slew of Delco icons  The Delaware County Daily Times

As the curtain comes down on 2018, so did a slew of Delco iconic landmarks undergo some serious change.

For prep football media, the road goes on forever  Chester News

In his 47 years as the radio play-by-play man of the Chester Cyclones, the late Carlisle Roddey saw it all. He smelled it all too. “We were doing a game at the old ...

Sports Notes: Pa. Sports Hall of Fame Delaware County Chapter inducts basketball legends  The Philadelphia Tribune

Pa. Sports Hall of Fame Del. County Chapter inducts basketball legends. Former Cheyney University teammates Eddie Swain and Leroy Eldridge will be ...

Investigator describes fatal 'cat-and-mouse' game in Chester County road rage case  The Mercury

west chester >> A witness to the “cat-and-mouse” interplay between a Delaware County man and a West Chester high school student that ended in the ...

CCHOF: Former West Chester and Henderson basketball coach Jack McClellan made West Chester home  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER >> Twice a year, former Coatesville coaching icon Ross Kershey vacations in Sarasota, Fla., and each time he would make the 15-mile drive ...

Check here to see if your reunion is coming up  The Delaware County Daily Times

Upper Darby High School Class of 1967: holds its 50th reunion at the Concordville Inn on Oct. 21. Cost is $70. For information, email

Chester Upland teachers make push for new contract  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> Teachers, educators, school support staff, students and allies gathered outside Chester High School Monday to remind the public and political ...

Former Chester High School basketball great Rondae Hollis-Jefferson declares for NBA draft after two seasons at Arizona

Hollis-Jefferson played two seasons at Arizona after winning two state championships at Chester.

Cheshire heroes honoured in Queen's Birthday Honours List  Chester Chronicle

A number of people from Cheshire have been recognised in this year's Queen's Birthday Honours List including a former Cheshire chief fire officer and a ...

Nigerian native to graduate Chester High at age 16  Delco News Network

CHESTER >> Honored by the Chester branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, native African Deborah Ekwale, a student at ...

Chester City records few murders amid drop in crime  WHYY

In 2018, Chester City was dubbed one the “murder capitals of America.” But crime is down, including the rate of homicides.

Springfield HS still top of the class in education  The Delaware County Daily Times

Springfield High School is once again the top public school in the county on state-issued assessment profiles to show student performance and growth in a ...

West Chester Businessman, Lifelong Resident Oscar Lasko Dies At 96

Oscar Lasko Passes At 96 - West Chester, PA - Oscar Lasko, a 96-year-old businessman at Lasko Products and lifelong borough resident, has passed away.

Chester woman launches frozen food line at Fare & Square | Business  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> On two shelves in the Fare & Square's frozen food section, a trio of new items appeared last Friday, showcasing the culinary talents – and ...

Chester Upland teachers' contract gets final approval | News  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> After three years without one, the Chester Upland School District faculty and teachers finally have a contract after it was approved at Thursday's ...

Police Investigate Brawl Between School Board President and Teacher  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A school board president and a teacher were nursing their wounds after the two women got into a brawl Wednesday at Chester High School in front of students.

Audit: Many Pa. school bus drivers aren't meeting basic qualifications  WHYY

A statewide audit has found a number of school districts across Pennsylvania have employed bus drivers that should be banned from the job — and still more ...

Eight injured in Chester weekend of gunfire | News |  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> As investigations continued Monday into five separate shootings that left a total of five men and three women wounded during a bloody weekend ...

Three local scholar-athletes honored with Yoder awards  southern chester county weeklies

WEST CHESTER >> Avon Grove athletes Olivia Paoletti and Bryce De Muth along with Downingtown East's Bryce Lauletta received the second annual Richard ...

Veteran Ed Hess approaches 100th birthday with county-wide and national honors  Delco News Network

MEDIA — When the Media Memorial Day Parade kicks off at State and Edgmont Streets Monday morning, a very special guest will be among the parade's ...

Here is a list of some of the reunions coming up this year  The Delaware County Daily Times

St. James Class of 1962: holds its 55th Reunion on Nov. 18 at the St. James Alumni Doghouse in Eddystone from 6-10 p.m. Cost if $75 and includes open bar.

Chester Flat Earth Group: 'Moon landings did not happen'  Cheshire Live

While the rest of the world commemorates 50 years since man landed on the moon – Chester Flat Earth Group is marking the anniversary of NOT going to the ...

William B. Gibbs Jr.'s fight for equal schools  San Diego Jewish World

By Jerry Klinger. Jerry Klinger. Wm. B. Gibbs Jr. ROCKVILLE, Maryland — One can live in a neighborhood and never know the Jewish story that was right in front ...

Chester hoops star finds motivation in adversity | Metros  The Philadelphia Tribune

People react in various ways when dealing with the stress of being displaced by a house fire. Some experience anxiety, nightmares and sleep disorders.

Brian Dawkins, Eagles send local high school football coach to the Super Bowl  Eagles Wire

Brian Dawkins on behalf of the #Eagles arranged for a local HS football coach to join the team for #SuperBowl.

CHESTER 2017 GRADUATES | Lifestyle |  The Delaware County Daily Times

The members of the Chester High School Class of 2017 are:

Class of 2018: 5 more Delco high schools hand out diplomas  Delco News Network

Delaware County high schools celebrating graduation exercises on Friday, June 8, included:

'This system will destroy the city of Chester'  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> A public hearing by the newly formed Stormwater Authority of the city of Chester voted unanimously to approve a monthly fee of $8.25 to be paid ...

Jailed in June in Cheshire: Cocaine smugglers, burglar who targeted churchgoers and arsonist with vendetta  Chester Chronicle

These are the criminals who have been put behind bars in our region this month.

Check here to see if your reunion is soon  The Delaware County Daily Times

Cardinal O'Hara Class of 1987: holds its 30th reunion from 7-11 p.m. Sept. 23 at the Best Western Plus Concordville Hotel, Glen Mills, in the Victoria Room.

Judge steps aside in West Goshen murder | National and World  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER >> Next Wednesday will mark the one-year anniversary of the death of a West Goshen man at the hands of his neighbor, in what officials ...

Boy, 11, Wounded, Man Killed Overnight in Chester as City's Homicide Total Hits 20  NBC 10 Philadelphia

The shooting death of a man in Chester Saturday afternoon marked a grim tally: There have already been 20 homicides in the city of less than 40000, ...

Cardinal O'Hara senior takes mom to prom  Delco News Network

SPRINGFIELD >> Fatima Faruq and her son Nassir Al-Faruq realized going to the Cardinal O'Hara High School senior prom together on Friday, April 13, would ...

Delco Daughters of American Revolution recognizes good citizens  The Delaware County Daily Times

MEDIA— The Delaware County Chapter of the National Society of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently recognized and honored seniors from ten ...

Jameer Nelson Jr. commits to Saint Joseph's | Sports  The Philadelphia Tribune

When Jameer Nelson Jr. heads to Saint Joseph's University in a couple years, he will be playing basketball at the same college where his father, Jameer Nelson ...

Philadelphia Union executive meets with fans in three-hour roundtable  Brotherly Game

Philadelphia Union Chief Business Officer Tim McDermott hosted about 17 fans from Twitter on Tuesday night for a three-hour conversation at The Wharf ...

Armstrong, Elwood Lee "Woody"  Press of Atlantic City

Armstrong, Elwood Lee "Woody", - 85, of North Cape May, NJ was born on Feb. 6, 1934 in Kingston, PA to Winifred (Barnd) and William Armstrong and passed, ...

Photos Released as Manhunt for Road Rage Killer Enters Third Day, Still No Arrest  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A manhunt for a driver who shot a recent high school graduate in the head, killing her, in an apparent road rage incident, stretched across three states Friday.

You can now call this Chester County detective 'doctor'  The Mercury

WEST CHESTER >> Members of law enforcement are known by a variety of honorifics. “Patrolman,” for one. “Officer,” for another. “Detective,” “Sergeant ...

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