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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 vcarey@delcotimes.com by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will ...



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 ...



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.



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.



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 High School basketball star Warren Sutton finds redemption 60 years later  Philly.com

Sometime after Christmas, Warren Sutton, 79, will board a bus in Kitchener, Ontario, and, perhaps for the final time, make the 350-mile journey back to his old ...



Chester High 1st day of school delayed to Thursday  6abc.com

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



A Chester basketball legend, buried for years in an unmarked grave, gets his memorial  Philly.com

Friends of Emerson Baynard, a standout basketball player at Chester High School, banded together to buy a headstone for his grave.



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

Since the Philadelphia Union kicked their first ball in Chester in 2010, there's been talk of the city's high school bringing back a soccer program. During a Town ...



Chester High School football to get a new weight room courtesy of Philadelphia Eagles  6abc.com

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



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.



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

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 ...



Convicted felon hired as vice principal of Chester High School  6abc.com

An Action News Exclusive investigation finds a convicted felon, accused of sex crimes and violent acts, hired by a local school district.



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 ...



Fight at Chester High School under investigation  6abc.com

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



Auto dealers 'Drive Away Cold,' donate new winter coats to Chester kids  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER – A lot of Chester kids are going to be much warmer this winter, thanks to new coats donated by some friendly auto dealers.



Changes for some Pa. schools coming under new state rules  Philly.com

Come next year, more Pennsylvania schools will be tagged as struggling -- given supports and deadlines to improve -- under new rules detailed Thursday by the ...



Chester High School student charged in school bus shooting  6abc.com

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



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 ...



Toy gun prompts lockdown at Chester High School  6abc.com

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



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 ...



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.



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 ...



The taste of success  Chester County Press

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



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.



SPOTLIGHT ON HISTORY: Chester native enlarges map of city he loves for all to enjoy at Delaware County Historical Society  Delco News Network

Alan C. Holcombe, a 1952 Chester High alum, loved the city of his youth so much, he went on a mission so he could put his adoration on grand display.



Teen student killed amid violent day in Chester ID'd  6abc.com

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 ...



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), ...



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 police captain to run for D.J. post  Delco News Network

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



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, ...



How Chester Community Charter School got a 9-year deal  Philly.com

The move means the state's largest bricks-and-mortar charter won't have to worry about its fate for nearly a decade, even if its test scores continue to fall far short ...



Cheryl's Southern Style restaurant hits the big leagues  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER — After 10 years, Cheryl Stevens' name is up in lights. Thanks to the Philadelphia Union and Roe Fabricators, Stevens' "Cheryl's Southern Style ...



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.



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 ...



BIG SURPRISE: Chester police officer offers to cover prom expenses for high school senior  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

A student at Chester High School got a big surprise today when a Chester Police Officer surprised and offered to cover his prom expenses.



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 ...



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.



Auditor General: Chester Upland School District is in 'administrative chaos;' saddled with huge debt  The Delaware County Daily Times

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



Philadelphia Eagles donate $10,000 to Chester High School football program  FOX 29 News Philadelphia

The Philadelphia Eagles donated $10000 to help provide new equipment and resources to the Chester High School football team.



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 ...



Check out this week's community calendar for things going on in Delaware County  The Delaware County Daily Times

Note: All notices for events must be emailed to vcarey@delcotimes.com by Thursday at noon. We will not accept faxes or hard copies. All notices will appear ...



In Chester, the struggles of playing youth football in one of the country's most dangerous cities  Philly.com

In the last eight years, the Cougars have lost at least five players and one coach to gun violence on the streets of Chester - most recently a 16-year-old who was ...



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 ...



McCaskey coach remembered for 'huge impact' on players | News  witf.org

McCaskey's head coach Steve Powell looks on as his season comes to an end during the second round of the PIAA Class AAAA tournament at Coatesville High ...



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.



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 ...



For 18 years she lived in Chester's housing projects. Now she's returned to inspire  Philly.com

While Chester continues to struggle with crime and poverty, Marrea Walker-Smith is a success story. She wants others to follow and has returned to the Chester ...



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.



Suspects sought after 8 shot over the weekend in Chester  6abc.com

Police in Chester, Pa. remain on the hunt for multiple gunmen after a violent weekend.e.



Police: 1 killed, 2 injured in Chester drive-by shooting  6abc.com

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



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 ...



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 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.



Jim Balk Builds Basic Bridges with Baseball  Jewish Exponent

Behind the side door of Jim Balk's Broomall home is a dimly lit room littered with photos, newspaper clippings and other mementos dedicated mostly to his ...



High School Football: West Chester East vs. Bayard Rustin Live Scoreboard  Patch.com

West Chester, PA - Are you ready for some football? This Friday night, West Chester high schools will take to the gridiron.



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

Chester High School Class of 1955: celebrates its 62 1/2-year reunion on April 14 at the Springfield Country Club with a luncheon from 11 a.m.-3:30 p.m. Cost is ...



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 ...



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, ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 ...



5 students charged in videotaped Chester High School fight (with Video)  Main Line

CHESTER — An 18-year-old student seen boasting on video about a vicious attack on a classmate is one of five Chester High School students being held in the ...



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.



Chester Upland picks Baughn as new superintendent | News  The Delaware County Daily Times

Dr. Juan Baughn was named the permanent Chester Upland School District superintendent Thursday evening after serving on an interim basis since January.



Teen Posts Death Threats, Racial Slurs Against High School Students on Instagram  NBC 10 Philadelphia

Students at West Chester East High School in Chester County were on high alert on September 11 after death threats and racial slurs aimed at freshmen were ...



West Chester Businessman, Lifelong Resident Oscar Lasko Dies At 96  Patch.com

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.



Ex-school security guard convicted of child sex assault  The Mercury

MEDIA COURTHOUSE >> A former Chester High School security guard has been convicted on charges of sexual assault and sexual abuse of a child.



Eight injured in Chester weekend of gunfire | News | delcotimes.com  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 ...



Chester High School athlete charged with murder  Philadelphia Inquirer

A 16-year-old Chester High School basketball player was charged with murder Wednesday in connection with the death of an armed companion during an ...



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, ...



'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 ...



Community Briefs: Family Fun Fest at Springfield Mall Saturday to feature demos, entertainment, vendors and more  The Delaware County Daily Times

SPRINGFIELD — Delco News Network, in conjunction with the Springfield Mall, will present Family Fall Fest Noon-4 p.m., Saturday at the Springfield Mall, 1250 ...



'Voice' star from Chester performs in Lansdowne this weekend  The Delaware County Daily Times

LANSDOWNE >> Chester's own Jamai, current contestant on NBC's “The Voice,” returns to his home county this weekend for a Saturday night performance at ...



World-renowned kickboxer honored by hometown of Chester  Delco News Network

CHESTER >> The world champion had come home to be honored.



Cold snap tests school heaters  Philly.com

The recent record cold spell along the Eastern Seaboard last week called nationwide attention to classrooms with little or no heat not just in Chester-Upland but ...



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 ...



Check out Pa. schools' progress scores newly released online  Philly.com

The Pennsylvania Department of Education on Thursday released School Performance Profile scores that measure the academic progress of 2860 public ...



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 ...



Chester police seek missing teen | News | delcotimes.com  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> Sixteen-year-old Evan Houston has been missing since Jan. 11, and city police are appealing to the public for help to locate the city youth.



Coatesville legends head new class of Chester County Sports Hall of Fame inductees  Daily Local News

COATESVILLE >> The only city in Chester County has a long, rich tradition in athletics, so it shouldn't surprise anyone that more than a third of the 2017 class of.



How Chester churches put faith into action | News | delcotimes.com  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> “Historically, if you look across the country in the African-American community, there is basically no disjunct between black leadership and the ...



Philly, and other Pa. school districts, can learn from Chester City's radically transformative youth courts |  Philly.com

In a youth court, peer volunteers hear cases of student offenses that would otherwise be managed by the principal or teachers. Students play the roles of judge, ...



One dead in Chester shooting  Philly.com

The death marks the 13th homicide for the Delaware County city this year.



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 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 ...



Chester Upland applauds work of teachers, staff | News  Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER - Chester Upland School of the Arts Principal Sara Ferguson received the district's first-ever Vision Award to a standing ovation Monday afternoon.



Hollis-Jefferson basketball camp cultivates Chester youth | Metros  The Philadelphia Tribune

In the midst of the hype of their success as a unit, the Hollis-Jefferson family found time to help Chester's future stars develop their basketball skills at their 3rd ...



Community Briefs: Delco Press Club to kick off 2018-19 year with networking event at new Valley View Golf Club  The Delaware County Daily Times

NEWTOWN TOWNSHIP — The Press Club of Delaware County will hold a kick-off networking event and ribbon cutting 5-8 p.m., Wednesday, Sept. 19, at the ...



Celebrate Women's History Month at Delco Legends Museum  The Delaware County Daily Times

RADNOR — March is Women's History Month, and there is plenty to celebrate at the Wide World of Women's Sports exhibit at the Sports Legends of Delaware ...



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 ...



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 ...



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 NAACP Branch celebrates 106 years, honors community members  The Delaware County Daily Times

The Chester Branch of the NAACP Friday night recognized engaged community members during its annual awards dinner at the Clarion Hotel in Essington.



What I've Learned Photographing “a Place Where You Could Get Away With Murder”  Mother Jones

I've spent the past seven years documenting the lives of people in Chester, Pennsylvania, a predominantly African American city of some 34,000 people located ...



Stephen L. "Coach" Powell | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Stephen L. "Coach" Powell, 68, of Lancaster died on Wednesday, June 6, 2018 at Hospice & Community Care in Mount Joy. Born in Chester, PA on July 13, ...



Scanlon invites victims of gun violence to State of Union  The Delaware County Daily Times

U.S. Rep. Mary Gay Scanlon, D-5 of Swarthmore, invited two victims of gun violence to be her guests at the State of the Union address Tuesday.



Memorial Day 2018: How Delco will mark salute to fallen vets  The Delaware County Daily Times

The following ceremonies and parades to honor of those who gave their lives in *service* to their country, and social events to benefit veterans' organizations, take ...



Dogs Shot By Pennsylvania Cops … In Front Of Chester High School [Video]  The Inquisitr

Chester, PA – A shootout between cops and two stray dogs in a Pennsylvania suburb has left residents shocked, particularly because the scene occurred right in ...



Student, president change places at Widener University | News  The Delaware County Daily Times

CHESTER >> A student leader traded in the shared workspace of campus meeting rooms for a private corner office in Old Main at Widener University on ...



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