John Linder

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Delco DA’s Office Searches Chester Police Dept. Evidence Room

Sources suggest the investigation stems from discovery of a missing scope from a rifle, which somehow reappeared in the room.


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Boy, 4, Fatally Struck By Car Only Hours After Father’s Funeral

A 4-year-old boy is dead after being hit by a car in Chester on Saturday evening.


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Chester, Pa. Approves Smoking Ban Near Parks and Playgrounds

Chester City Council adopted an ordinance, the first of its kind in Southeastern Pennsylvania, that bans smoking within 50 feet of parks, playgrounds, pools, and recreation centers in the city.


file photo PPL Park (by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Chester City Officials Mull New Entertainment Tax

If Mayor John Linder gets his way, a 10% tax will be attached to concert tickets at Harrah’s and sporting events like Union soccer games at PPL Park. And a 20% tax would be added for paid parking.