Chester County Pa.

Award-Winning Chesco Safety Program Focuses On Distracted WalkingA program in Chester County aimed – in part – at cracking down on distracted walking wins PennDOT’s highway safety award.
Chester County Judge Tosses Son's Murder Charge in Death of Elderly FatherA 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.
Chester County, Pa. Gets Federal Funding For Emergency GeneratorsGetting around in the snow and ice is tricky enough, but when the traffic lights are out, the danger level rises, county officials note.
Feds Announce $100M Effort To Ease Effects Of Next Sandy-like Storm Protecting the Jersey shore from the next superstorm is one goal of a $100-million grant program announced today by Sally Jewell, secretrary of the US Department of the Interior.
Chester County Worker Charged With Pocketing Some Tax RevenuesSean Patterson, 27, is charged with pocketing more than $5,000 over the past year and a half by skimming cash from tax payments and manipulating computer records to cover it up.
Chester County Looking For Businesses That Need Recovery Aid From Ice StormCounty officials are now urging businesses to apply for federal assistance through the county web site.
Chester County Residents Without Power Persevere For Third DayEverywhere you look, tree branches and fallen limbs litter the roadsides.
Some Residents Without Power Spend Night At Red Cross SheltersMore than a hundred people spent the night at the Lionville Middle School before a larger shelter opened at West Chester University.
Montco GOP Head Hopeful a 'Good Candidate' Will Emerge to Succeed Rep. GerlachCongressman Jim Gerlach’s announcement that he will not seek re-election to a seventh two-year term in the US House is expected to set off a mad scramble for his seat.
Deadly Chesco Shooting Resulted From Domestic Dispute, Authorities SayThe incident comes as Chester County rolls out a new tool to help law enforcement identify domestic situations that are likely to turn deadly.
Chester County Man Gets Fine, Home Confinement For Shooting Neighbor's DogsGabriel Pilotti of West Vincent Township argued that he was justified in turning his shotgun on the two Bernese Mountain dogs because he thought they were after his sheep.
Heavy Storms Wreak Havoc Throughout RegionThere were a lot of close calls throughout the day as the storms moved through quickly and with little warning.