Chester County

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Chester County Ranked 4th Best County In America

If you’re looking for a place to live with low rates of unemployment and poverty and plenty of fresh air, you might want to consider nearby Chester County.

08/04/2014

Resolve to rebuild at one day camp in Chester County where a storm, likely lightning, destroys a teen center. (credit: Jan Carabeo/CBS3)

Lightning Suspected In Fire That Destroyed Building At Chester County Campground

Around 1 a.m. Monday, the teen center in the day camp area caught fire.

07/28/2014

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Overnight Storms Cause Serious Damage Throughout Area

Heavy storms in the overnight hours wreaked havoc all throughout the region, causing plenty of damage along the way.

07/28/2014

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Explosion Levels Coatesville Home; No Injuries Reported

Authorities say a home was destroyed in an explosion in the city of Coatesville, but no injuries were immediately reported.

07/17/2014

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Many Chester County Residents Still Without Power After Storm

Residents and workers in Chester County try to get through the day without power.

07/09/2014

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Brotherly Love: Fixing Chester County Houses

Chester County is one of the highest-income counties in the United States, but there are thousands of low-income people there, too.

07/08/2014

July 4th Fireworks at Longwood Gardens in Chester County. (Credit: CBS3)

Fireworks Light Up The Sky Throughout Suburbs

Many fireworks shows in the Pennsylvania suburbs launched on Independence Day without a hitch.

07/04/2014

Traffic lights and power outages along Pennsylvania Avenue in Wilmington, Delaware. (credit: Natasha Brown/CBS3)

Strong Storms Leave Path Of Damage, Power Outages Across Region

Because of the severe weather, PECO reports that about 155,000 of its customers were without power Thursday night.

07/03/2014

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PECO: 1,300 Customers Still Without Power In Our Area

PECO is reporting that around 1,300 customers in our area are still without power as of early Thursday morning.

07/03/2014

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Several House Fires May Have Been Sparked By Lightning Strikes Across The Region

Neighbors say they spotted a lightning strike, hitting the Montgomery Township home at around 7:30 p.m. Wednesday.

07/03/2014

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3 Injured In Fiery Car Crash In Kennett Square

The happened around 5:30 a.m. near the Wawa store along Cypress Street.

06/29/2014

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EXCLUSIVE: Chester County Firefighters Return After Call To Shocking Vandalism

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.

06/27/2014

Suspect wanted in theft of teeth whitening strips from Target in Exton. (credit: West Whiteland Township Police Department)

Man Steals $930 Worth Of Teeth Whitening Strips From Exton Target

Police are searching for the suspect who stole nearly $1,000 in teeth whitening strips from a Chester County Target.

06/18/2014

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Injured Man Rescued From Quarry In Warwick Township

The incident was reported shortly before 5:30 p.m. on the 3400 block of Saint Peters Road in Warwick Township.

06/17/2014

Suspect Anton Fomin. (credit: Chester County District Attorney's Office)

Malvern Music Teacher Accused Of Sexually Abusing 3 Six-Year-Old Children

Investigators are trying to determine if other current and former students may have been fondled.

06/12/2014

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