Chester County

Joy fist-bumps Alex with her new hand. (Credit: Ian Bush)

Giving Children a Hand is a School Project – And Then Some – For Chester County Students

Westtown seniors Casey Dech, Alex Nunes, and Xan Lorimer — under the guidance of faculty advisor Steve Compton — created a mechanically-activated hand for Joy, printed using the 3-D facility at Nemours DuPont Pediatrics.

05/27/2015

(photos provided by Leslie Hudson)

Chester County Service Dog Group Holding Picnic To Celebrate 25 Years

A Chester County service dog group is holding a picnic later this month to celebrate its 25th Anniversary.

05/24/2015

File photo. (Credit: Thinkstock)

Elderly Woman Killed In House Fire In Chester County

The fire broke out at 631 Water Street in Honey Brook around 10:30 a.m. Tuesday.

05/19/2015

Chopper 3 over the scene in Downingtown, Chester County on Tuesday, May 12, 2015. (credit: CBS 3)

Crews Battle 2-Alarm Fire At Strip Mall In Downingtown

Officials say the fire was reported Tuesday at Wallace and Brandywine Avenues.

05/12/2015

(credit: CBS 3)

Person Drowns In Creek In Chester County

Police were called to a creek on Old Wilmington Road Tuesday morning by another swimmer who said the victim did not resurface after jumping off of a bridge.

05/12/2015

(credit: Chopper 3)

Mobile Home Fire In Chester County That Killed 3 Women Accidental

Authorities say a fire in a mobile home that killed three women was accidentally sparked by smoking materials discarded outside during conditions ideal for the spread of fire.

05/05/2015

(credit: Chopper 3)

Officials: 3 Dead In Chester County Fire

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

05/04/2015

(credit: District Attorney's Office of Chester County)

Chester County Dentist And His Wife Facing Narcotics Charges

Police say Doctor Chad Gretzula illegally prescribed drugs for his wife, Rebecca, and members of his staff.

04/15/2015

(credit: Chester County District Attorney's Office)

Chester County Bus Driver Accused Of Leaving Child On School Bus All Day

A bus driver in Chester County is facing Child Endangerment charges after police say he left a child on his bus for about six hours.

04/09/2015

(credit: Chester County District Attorney's Office)

Photographer/DJ In Chester County Charged With Sex Assault, Child Pornography

A West Chester man is facing over 300 felony charges from an investigation that started with allegations of a sexual assault.

04/08/2015

A 911 operator in Chester County demonstrates what text to 911 looks like on their end. (credit: Jim Melwert/KYW)

Text To 911 Service Launched In Chester County

You can now text 911 for help in Chester County, as their service is up and running. But emergency officials say voice calls are still the best way to get help.

04/08/2015

(credit: CBS3)

Good Samaritan Rescues Neighbor From Burning Home In Chester County

It happened Thursday morning in East Vincent Township, Chester County.

04/02/2015

(credit: Chopper 3)

Firefighters Battle 2-Alarm Apartment Blaze In Chester County

Officials say firefighters battled a two-alarm blaze at an apartment building in West Whiteland Township, Chester County.

04/02/2015

(Credit: Steve Patterson)

Officials ID 2 Victims Of Deadly Plane Crash In Chester County

Officials have identified two victims who died in a small plane crash Sunday afternoon in Chester County.

04/01/2015

(credit: CBS3)

Brotherly Love: Recycled Rides Giving A Lift

Some Chester County high schoolers are doing a class assignment for more than a grade. They’re doing it to give a working father a lift.

04/01/2015

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