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Area congregations schedule special services and events
Pottstown — The Annual Christmas Cookie Sale will be held from 9 a.m. until sold out today at Holy Trinity Orthodox Church, 1236 Juniper St. A variety of homemade traditional and ethnic cookies are being offered for sale. Limited quantities of ethnic pastries such as nut rolls, poppy-seed, and apric
5 Open Houses Coming Up In The Phoenixville Area
PHOENIXVILLE, PA — House shopping online can be a frustrating process. While listing images can help, they're no replacement for the real thing. That's why open houses are so nifty: No more bumbling around in the dark!
Officials identify 2 NJ women killed in Pennsylvania crash
FRAZER, Pa. (AP) - Authorities have released the names of two New Jersey women who were killed when a dump truck rolled onto a sport utility vehicle on a southeastern Pennsylvania highway.
Royersford Library Offers Four Kids’ Events
ROYERSFORD PA – Four different children’s programs are schedule during the coming week at the Royersford Free Public Library, 200 S. Fourth Ave., in advance of the holiday vacation. Those interested can call the library at 610-948-7277 to register for:
Renaissance Academy Proudly Presents: The Nutcracker
PHOENIXVILLE, PA - Once again, families, friends and visitors alike were treated to a delightful, dazzling production of The Nutcracker. Open to the public, this family-favorite, timeless ballet was held on Friday, December 7th at 7:00 pm; and Saturday, December 8th at 1:00 pm on the main stage at t
Missing West Chester Professor Found Dead: Top PA News
Check out the top news that made headlines this week across the Patch network in Eastern Pennsylvania:. Tom Short, the West Chester University professor who didn't show up for Thanksgiving dinner, has been found dead. READ MORE.
Food column: New, dishes, drinks, and dining spots to sample this holiday season
Take a break from decking the halls and trimming the trees to try a new restaurant this holiday season. At Nick Filet in Paoli, taste “affordable filet mignon sandwiches” plus “other filet favorites” like filet grilled cheese and filet mac and cheese. www.nickfilet.com.
Hundreds get 'life saving' drug naxolone in Chester County
WEST CHESTER — On Thursday Chester County officials handed out 492 free doses of naxolone to area residents as part of a state effort to curb the opioid crisis. There was a steady stream of people who stopped by the Chester County Government Services Center on Westtown Road, one of two places giving
Chester County Road Rage Killer Sentenced
WEST CHESTER, PA – The man who killed 18-year-old Bianca Roberson in a June 2017 road rage incident will spend the next several decades behind bars. David Desper, 29, of Trainer in Delaware County, was sentenced Thursday to 20 to 40 years in prison for killing the West Chester Rustin High School gra
Pennsylvania woman attacked by black bear
MONTGOMERY, Pa. (WHTM) - Pennsylvania game wardens are trying to capture a black bear that attacked and seriously injured a woman in Lycoming County. Officials told WNEP-TV the woman was outside her home with her dog when the bear grabbed her leg and dragged her more than 80 yards Wednesday night.
VIDEO: Former Eagle Rips Philly's Medical Staff Following Carson Wentz Injury News
Earlier today, Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz went for an MRI on his injured back and got the shocking news that he'd fractured a vertebra. While the football world freaked out about it, one analyst and former Eagle himself kept it real and gave us the truth. Emmanuel Acho, former Tex
3 New Prosecutors Join Chester County District Attorney's Office
CHESTER COUNTY, PA – Chester County's crime-fighting team just got a bit stronger as some new prosecutors joined the District Attorney's Office recently. According to the DA's office, three new prosecutors were sworn in Friday.
Survey: Quality of life is great in Chester County
WEST CHESTER—As part of the formal review of Chester County’s Strategic Plan, the Chester County Commissioners announce the results of a citizen survey, undertaken as part of the review process for the Strategic Plan’s next five years.
Sketch released of suspect sought for attacks on women in Norristown
NORRISTOWN, Pa. (WPVI) -- Police are searching for the man who has attacked multiple women in Norristown, Montgomery County this month. It's happened five times over the past two weekends. Police released a sketch of the suspect on Wednesday.
Pet Chihuahua Tries To Protect Owner In Pennsylvania Bear Attack
MUNCY CREEK TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS/AP) — A Pennsylvania woman and her dog — ironically named Bear — are recovering after a bear attacked the woman outsider of her home and dragged her more than 80 yards.
Dad of teen killed in Chester Co. road rage shooting: All I have left of Bianca is my memories
WEST CHESTER, Pa. (WPVI) -- In a victim impact statement, the father of Bianca Roberson, the teenager who was killed during a road rage incident in Chester County last year, remembered his daughter as being generous and hardworking, and asked why did the man who pleaded guilty to shooting her fire t
4 people shot inside barbershop in Logan
PHILADELPHIA (WPVI) -- Philadelphia police are investigating a shooting that left four people shot in the Logan neighborhood. It happened around 7:15 p.m. along the 4500 block of North Broad Street.
Kendal-Crosslands celebrates 'Best of Chester County'
KENNETT SQUARE—Kendal-Crosslands Communities’ retirement community personal care residency received the highest rating by the readers of the Daily Local News winning “The Best” of Chester County in the recent Readers Choice Award program.
Local experts: Affordable housing possible in Chester County
MALVERN—Affordably-priced housing for professionals, those in the trades, first-time home buyers, seniors and those looking to locate in Chester County is needed today and in the coming years, according to housing professionals at the Citizen Planners’ Breakfast held Thursday.
Person Of Interest In Berwyn Murder Charged With Felony Assault
PAOLI, PA – A man who was a person of interest in the murder of Berwyn's Denise Barger was recently arrested and charged with assault, according to court records. David Bookstaber, 42, of Berwyn, was arrested Dec. 5 and charged with felony aggravated assault, felony strangulation, false imprisonment