Chester County

Suspect Edward O'Brien III. (credit: Chester County District Attorney's Office)

Chester County Judge Tosses Son’s Murder Charge in Death of Elderly Father

A judge in Chester County has dismissed charges of third-degree murder, theft, and receiving stolen property against Edward O’Brien III, but a trial was ordered on other charges.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/12/2015

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Weather: Warm Weekend For Mom

If you are a fan of warm weather you are going to enjoy this weekend.

05/08/2015

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Weather: Another Big Warm-Up Is On The Way

After a brief dip in the mercury today, the heat is back starting Thursday – and by the weekend, it’s going to feel like mid-summer here in Philadelphia!

05/06/2015

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Area Massage Therapist Charged With Assaulting Client

James Deiter, 63, was employed at Massage Envy, in West Goshen, and at Massage Therapy, in Lancaster County.

KYW Newsradio 1060–05/06/2015

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Officials: 3 Dead In Chester County Fire

Authorities say three people are dead following a fire in Chester County.

05/04/2015

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Weather: A Stellar Weekend

At the shore this weekend we expect partly sunny skies on Saturday with a high in the mid 60s. Sunday looks better with mostly sunny skies and highs in the low 70s with light wind.

05/01/2015

Fire in Chester County on April 30, 2015. (credit: CBS)

Fire Destroys Classic Car Garage In Chester County

Officials say a fire completely destroyed an auto body shop in East Coventry early Thursday morning.

04/30/2015

Suspect Edward O'Brien III. (credit: Chester County District Attorney's Office)

West Whiteland Man Charged With Murder For Neglecting Elderly Father

Sixty-one-year-old Edward O’Brien III is facing murder charges in the 2013 death of his father. Investigators allege he let the 92-year-old veteran of World-War II die from neglect.

04/29/2015

MACS inventor Tom Brathwaite pulls a bucket of about 50 pounds of molten lead from his machine.  Photo by Jim Melwert)

Montco Sheriff Incinerates, Recycles Half-Ton of Old Ammuntion

Montgomery County sheriff Russell Bono says the ammo had been collected throughout the year in Montgomery and Chester counties.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/28/2015

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Weather: Sunshine Returns Tuesday

Today stayed cool and cloudy but the showers mainly missed us to the west, so at least we didn’t need to break out the rain gear. The next four days will be evenly divided between lovely and… not so lovely.

04/27/2015

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Chester County Prison Guard Charged With Smuggling Drugs To Inmates

Douglas Keck, 45, has been fired, and has turned himself in to authorities. The DA says four inmates and three others on the outside were involved.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015

Pope Francis greets the faithful as he holds mass in St. Peter's Square. File photo by Franco Origlia/ Getty Images)

Ten Thousand Volunteers Sought To Pitch In During Pope’s Visit to Philadelphia

It’s official: the World Meeting of Families organization is now recruiting thousands of volunteers to help with events surrounding the pope’s visit and a big family conference in Philadelphia at the end of September.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015

(Nicole and Mady Wiley, with some donated goods.  Photo provided)

A Chester County Mother and Daughter, Energizing Tons of Food Donations

“It was my daughter’s idea to come up with a food drive,” recalls Nicole Wiley.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015

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WEATHER: Last April Weekend 2015

Temperatures today get close to 60 degrees and that is close to 8 degrees below normal. The sun gets to duke it out with some clouds but generally the day stays dry.

04/25/2015

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Weather: Freeze Warnings And Frost Advisories Posted For Second Night In A Row Across The Delaware Valley

Temperatures will plummet to near record lows again and you’ll definitely need the jacket as you step out tonight or early Saturday morning.

04/24/2015