Authorities say a home was destroyed in an explosion in the city of Coatesville, but no injuries were immediately reported.
Residents and workers in Chester County try to get through the day without power.
Chester County is one of the highest-income counties in the United States, but there are thousands of low-income people there, too.
Many fireworks shows in the Pennsylvania suburbs launched on Independence Day without a hitch.
Because of the severe weather, PECO reports that about 155,000 of its customers were without power Thursday night.
PECO is reporting that around 1,300 customers in our area are still without power as of early Thursday morning.
Neighbors say they spotted a lightning strike, hitting the Montgomery Township home at around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.
The happened around 5:30 a.m. near the Wawa store along Cypress Street.
While the North Coventry firefighters were just about a mile away trying to save a piece of property, the vandals had no regard for their property.
Police are searching for the suspect who stole nearly $1,000 in teeth whitening strips from a Chester County Target.
The incident was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m. on the 3400 block of Saint Peters Road in Warwick Township.
Investigators are trying to determine if other current and former students may have been fondled.
Police: Alleged Stalker Questioned And Cleared For Tredyffrin Incident; No Connection To May Attempted Assault
Police now say a Monday stalking incident in Chester County is likely not connected to a May 2014 attempted sexual assault in the same area.
Nearly 500-people gathered at Valley Forge Park in remembrance of two friends on Sunday.
The little search engine from Chester County that could’ has really come into its own: DuckDuckGo hit a billion searches last year in the fallout from NSA leaker Edward Snowden’s revelations.