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West Chester Man Sexually Assaulted Young Girl For 4 Years: Cops

WEST CHESTER, PA - Police have arrested a West Chester man who allegedly sexually assaulted an underage girl over a period of four years. Alejandro Aquino-Vaquero, 34, of the 300 block of W. Washington Street, was taken into custody on Monday, Nov. 20, police said. He faces charges of aggravated in

PATCH - 2017-11-22 16:45:13

Two bodies found in fire-ravaged West Chester nursing home

Firefighters at the scene of a fire at the the Barclay Friends Senior Living Community in West Chester, Pa., Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. (Matt Rourke/AP Photo) Investigators found two bodies at the scene of a fire-gutted nursing home in West Chester on Tuesday, authorities announced last night. Two more

WHYY - 2017-11-22 08:00:00

West Chester Charity Ball set Dec. 2

WEST CHESTER >> The 29th annual West Chester Charity Ball will be held on Dec. 2 at the West Chester Golf & Country Club. Friends Association for the Care and Protection of Children has announced that Buckley, Brion, McGuire & Morris LLP will be the presenting sponsor, and supporters and volunteers

DAILY LOCAL NEWS - 2017-11-22 05:00:00

QVC West Chester Christmas Parade route, street closures announced

The QVC West Chester Christmas parade will start at New and Market streets, before traveling east on Market Street. From there, the parade will head north on Matlack Street, then west on Gay Street, and finally, finish south down New Street.Schedule of events: 5-8 p.m. - Holiday Village at High Stre


'Celebrating 30 years of Women in Rotary' event held in West Chester

In keeping with the Rotary District 7450 event, "Celebrating 30 Years of Women in Rotary," and the Rotary International commemoration, the Rotary Club of West Chester honored women members with roses at a recent meeting. Club President Mickey Hall gave a brief history of women in Rotary, noting how


The Heron's Nest: The meaning of community; grim news from West Chester

Yes, there was grim news from West Chester yesterday on the investigation into the inferno that consumed the Barclay Friends Senior Living Center Thursday night. Four residents are still unaccounted for and feared lost in the fire. But amid this dire news, amid the heartache that started with the fi


Federal Investigators Combing Through Evidence At Site Of West Chester Senior Living Facility

PHILADELPHIA (CBS) - The burnt and collapsed portions of a West Chester senior living community are a familiar sight for some of the National Response Team members on the ground. Some of them have been to devastated sites like New York City and Oklahoma City. Investigators say the five-alarm fire re


Tiny Chester County Town Sells $325K Jackpot, Its 2nd In 4 Months

HONEY BROOK, PA - Honey Brook retailers are doing something right. The tiny borough, with a population of 1,713, has sold its second Cash 5 jackpot winning ticket in just four months. The most recent winner was sold at the Turkey Hill Minit Market, located on 4031 Horseshoe Pike in Honey Brook. It

PATCH - 2017-11-21 21:24:15

Woman accused of shooting at deputies found on U.S. 74

A woman accused of shooting at two deputies Tuesday was captured less than 24 hours later at a gas station near Kings Mountain. Cleveland County Sheriff's deputies apprehended Brianne Cherie Smith at the One Stop Convenience Store on U.S. 74 late Wednesday morning. Earlier Wednesday, deputies foun

GASTON GAZETTE - 2017-11-22 15:15:38

They paid $15 at Rock Hill Walmart, but tried leaving with $650 worth of merchandise

A man and a woman tried to steal more than $650 worth of merchandise at Walmart before they were stopped by store employees Tuesday night, according to a Rock Hill police report. The woman had paid about $15 for the items by scanning a different bar code at the Galleria Rock Hill Walmart, the report

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-11-22 20:22:00

Armed intruders enter Rock Hill woman's home, threaten her son, police say

A Rock Hill woman told police four men ran into her house on South Wilson Street with guns and threatened to shoot her son Tuesday night, according to a Rock Hill police report. The woman said she and her son were at home when the men drove up in a dark sedan at around 5 p.m., the report says. Her s

ROCK HILL HERALD - 2017-11-22 19:34:00

Cross state lines to shop tax-free on Black Friday

Ken Bowen went shopping at the Tanger Outlets in Rehoboth Beach, D., earlier this month even though it's two-hour drive from his Maryland home. It wasn't just the Nike, Under Armour, Hollister and Hot Topic stores that attracted Bowen. Rather, it was the lack of a sales tax in Delaware, compared wit

GREENVILLE NEWS - 2017-11-22 12:12:05

From Meansville Road to Harlem

Photo courtesy of DJ "Motown" Bobby Robinson Danny Robinson (left) and his brother, Bobby Robinson (right) walk along a busy street in Harlem in New York City in 1949. The Union County natives moved to Harlem that year in order to seek opportunities, eventually beginning what became long and success

UNION DAILY TIMES - 2017-11-22 11:06:53

For grieving father, Carolina Panthers, special memory of Julius Peppers serve as a lifeline

On a bright November afternoon, Rick Weaver sits at a high-top table at Hickory Tavern in Gastonia, with a scrapbook. It's full of photos of his son, Fredrick. Around Weaver and the leather-bound scrapbook is a pile Carolina Panthers jerseys, hats and various memorabilia once belonging to Fredrick,

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 20:47:00

CLT Made: Beautiful Idiot Clothing

What: Skinny ties, bow ties, pocket squares, kimono coverups and screen-printed zip pouches, handmade from vintage and upcycled fabrics and classic cloths. Skinny tie made from vintage Japanese kimono fabric; $55. Who: Hollie Burgess is from a small town close to Manchester, England. She's lived in

CHARLOTTEOBSERVER.COM - 2017-11-22 15:15:00

Edge On The Clock: Trump Supporters Send Mean Tweets To Levar Burton

You got the wrong Levar. Reading Rainbow star Levar Burton found himself in the middle of a feud he never started. Angry Donald Trump supporters are sending him mean tweets intended for Lavar Ball. Ball and President Trump have sparred over the president's role in helping Ball's son Liangelo and

WCCBCHARLOTTE.COM - 2017-11-23 04:48:46

Pope County receives $4.9 million state grant for broadband internet access expansion

Pope County received the largest grant awarded, $4,996,791, in the most recent round of Border-to-Border broadband infrastructure development grants from the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development (DEED), it was announced by Gov. Mark Dayton's office on Tuesday afternoon. The $4

POPE COUNTY TRIBUNE - 2017-11-21 20:55:06

A free Thanksgiving dinner will be served

The 24th annual Free Community Thanksgiving Dinner will be held on Nov 23-Thanksgiving Day, from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Minnewaska Area High School. Everyone in the area who might be celebrating alone or who might not be able to enjoy a dinner is welcome. Reservations are not necessary, and tra


Thanksgiving community dinner will be served on Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day is just a few days away and the 24th annual free community Thanksgiving dinner will be served on Nov. 23. Minnewaska Area High School will once again host the dinner from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. There are so many ways to be involved with this dinner: Pick someone up who might be alone


New web page launched with new digital reader

| Pope County Tribune | Publisher Readers of our online Tribune-Times website may have noticed a change in the past week. We launched a new and improved website on Nov. 13, and we've had a number of comments from readers who have been impressed with the new look. We always appreciate feedback and i