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Downingtown Borough Council OKs next step for new train station project

DOWNINGTOWN >> Downingtown Borough Council on Wednesday approved a developer's conditional use application for the former Sonoco Property. Hankin Group's approved conditional use application for the development of Brandywine Station includes a mixed-use transit oriented development at the site of wh


School janitor who raped co-worker denied break on prison sentence

A school janitor who was convicted of raping a co-worker has failed to convince a state appeals court that his 5- to 10-year prison term is unjust. Instead, the Superior Court panel rejected Steven W. Wesley's claim that a Chester County judge allowed improper testimony during his trial that led the

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-20 16:17:17

Woman accused of kicking cop, putting sugar in ex's gas tank

A 40-year-old Coatesville woman is charged with kicking a police officer in the chest and causing $2,300 worth of damage to her ex-boyfriend's vehicles. Jasmin Perkinssubmitted Jasmin Y. Perkins was charged with aggravated and resisting arrest, public drunkenness and criminal mischief after an incid

PENNLIVE.COM - 2017-11-20 19:08:23

4 Presumed Dead in Barclay Friends Senior Home Inferno

The late Thursday fire was intense and spread quickly through the personal care wing of the West Chester, Pennsylvania facility Four people living in a West Chester, Pennsylvania, senior living community ravaged by a five-alarm inferno last week are now presumed dead. Chester County District Attorne

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-11-20 19:50:52

Donations Pour in for Victims of Massive Senior Living Facility Fire

The West Chester community's support was so overwhelming that a warehouse was needed to store more of the clothes and other supplies. As some residents remain in the hospital while others are still unaccounted for days after a massive fire at a West Chester Senior Living Facility, the community is

NBC PHILADELPHIA - 2017-11-20 03:12:13

The Importance of Having an Office of Service Learning

Located on the ground floor of the residence hall Commonwealth at West Chester University, is the Office of Service Learning and Volunteering. This office puts in countless hours of work to help students, faculty, the campus, and the community. The Office of Service Learning and Volunteer Programs p

PATCH - 2017-11-20 18:40:37

Portion Of Route 202 Shutdown Following Multi-Car Accident In Chester County

WEST CHESTER, Pa. (CBS) - A portion of Route 202 is shutdown following a multi-car accident in Chester County. Officials say a call came in around 3:45 p.m. for a multi-car accident on Route 202 northbound at Matlack Street in West Chester. The northbound lanes are currently shutdown. No injuries or

CBSLOCAL.COM - 2017-11-20 16:23:48

Charles Manson Dies After Hospitalization

LOS ANGELES, CA - Charles Manson, convicted murderer and notorious cult leader, died Sunday night, prison officials have confirmed. He was 83. He died at Kern County hospital of "natural causes," according to a press release. It was previously reported that Manson had been hospitalized and was "near

PATCH - 2017-11-20 06:02:50

Newport's Prince/de Ramel Family Honored by RI Hospital

On November 14, Rhode Island Hospital honored local champions for their selfless contributions during its signature President's Pursuit of Excellence Dinner. Among the honorees were Lisette Prince and her children, Diana Oehrli, Guillaume de Ramel and Regis de Ramel as Individual Champions. In 2010,

THENEWPORTBUZZ.COM - 2017-11-20 19:44:34

Newport Hospital's Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund awards $23,000 in local grants to three organizations

Newport Hospital's Frederick Henry Prince Memorial Fund has awarded a total of $23,000 to three local organizations that enhance the lives of children throughout Newport County by promoting active lifestyles, education, and fun. These grants to local programs and organizations began in 2010 when Eli

THENEWPORTBUZZ.COM - 2017-11-20 18:10:36

Twin River says casino size correct

TIVERTON - The footprint, or the total ground area, of the new Twin River-Tiverton casino is the same as was approved by the town's Planning Board this past spring, even though the total floor area of the building will be larger than what was initially proposed. When plans of the proposed casino wer

NEWPORTRI.COM - 2017-11-20 14:30:00

In search of fun(gi)

NEWPORT - It was a cold morning at Ballard Park, but the day was bright despite the gray skies. "How many of you have actually tried wild mushrooms before?" Ryan Bouchard, an expert mushroom hunter, asked the crowd of approximately 15 hikers who gathered to traverse a few paths in Ballard Park on Sa

NEWPORTRI.COM - 2017-11-20 15:15:00

Priest accused of sex abuse now Newport psychologist

Rev. Christopher Cunningham, facing 2 civil lawsuits, practices at Seaside Psychological Services on Bellevue Avenue. He was licensed by the Rhode Island Department of Health in 2013, after working briefly in Pennsylvania. A Roman Catholic priest accused of sexually abusing children in churches in S

PROVIDENCEJOURNAL.COM - 2017-11-19 02:50:30

Man struck by vehicle in Newport Friday morning

One man was taken to the hospital Friday morning after being struck by a vehicle. Fire officials say the victim was struck at the intersection of Memorial Boulevard and Bellevue Ave at around 9:30 a.m. The victim was transported to Newport Hospital with injuries to his head. His exact condition is n


Brian Dugan sworn in as Newport fire chief

NEWPORT - More than 75 people packed into the council chamber of City Hall Friday morning for the official swearing-in of Fire Chief Brian Dugan and a promotional ceremony for three other firefighters. "This is a wonderful day," Dugan said after City Clerk Laura Swistak administered the oath of offi


Newport Police seek surf shop shoplifter

By: News Staff Email: news@abc6.com Twitter: @ABC6 NEWPORT, R.I. (WLNE) - Newport Police are seeking a woman who allegedly stole from a local surf shop. On November 11th, a woman with brown hair was seen on surveillance footage was seen stealing a dress from Break Water Surf Shop. Police need your h


Radford man claimed to have gun, told woman she wasn't leaving

RADFORD - Touching patrons at the Radford Coffee Company and saying he had a gun, then grabbing a woman exiting a nearby bank prompted a man's arrest last week, according to court paperwork. Joseph David Sayers, 37, of Radford, had a hearing Thursday conducted by video in Radford General District Co

ROANOKE TIMES - 2017-11-19 12:00:00

Woman pleads no contest in death of 90-year-old Pulaski man

PULASKI - Tina Shatan Thompson Kemp pleaded no contest Monday to voluntary manslaughter in the March 2017 death of 90-year-old Ernest Torres. Kemp, 47, of Pulaski, was sentenced to serve 10 years in prison, the maximum term allowed by law. Pulaski Circuit Court Judge Brad Finch also imposes a year o

ROANOKE TIMES - 2017-11-20 18:16:00

Flashback: Tracking NRV history

n "The Virginia Tech Foundation will spend about $10,000 this weekend to host state legislators and other bigwigs on a train excursion to the Tech-University of Virginia football game in Blacksburg." UVa won 41-38. n "The best game in the state this weekend could be Giles at Lebanon in the Group A D

ROANOKE TIMES - 2017-11-19 09:30:00

Experts at Virginia Tech, RU discuss cybersecurity breaches

As a seemingly infinite amount of sensitive data multiplies each year in cyberspace, government intelligence agencies and the academic institutions they recruit from are left to navigate changes in technology and blows to the industry's brand. These efforts are complicated, as recently seen in the S

LYNCHBURG NEWS AND ADVANCE - 2017-11-19 12:30:00