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Chester County Prison Guard Charged With Smuggling Drugs To Inmates

Douglas Keck, 45, has been fired, and has turned himself in to authorities. The DA says four inmates and three others on the outside were involved.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015

(Nicole and Mady Wiley, with some donated goods.  Photo provided)

A Chester County Mother and Daughter, Energizing Tons of Food Donations

“It was my daughter’s idea to come up with a food drive,” recalls Nicole Wiley.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/27/2015

(File photo.  Credit: Syma Chowdhry/ CBS 3)

Food Pantry For Pets of Financially Struggling Owners Opens in Chester County

The pantry, “Henry’s Cupboard,” is now a part of the Chester County SPCA, in West Chester.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/12/2015

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Self-Defense Ruled in Chesco Man’s Stabbing of Younger Brother

Nicholas Bonini, 23, died after being stabbed on Tuesday by his older brother, 32-year-old Earle Bonini.

KYW Newsradio 1060–02/05/2015

File photo. (Gov. Corbett speaks to supporters at a campaign stop at the American Helicopter Museum, in West Chester, Pa.  Image from CBS3)

One Day Before Election, Corbett and Wolf Scrape For Last-Minute Votes

Gov. Tom Corbett, the incumbent Republican, was in West Chester. Democratic challenger Tom Wolf was in Lancaster.

11/03/2014

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Chester County Real Estate Agent Charged in $2-Million Fraud Scheme

Marie Bontigao, who operated an “Exit Realty” franchise with locations in Philadelphia, New Jersey, and Delaware, is charged with operating a Ponzi scheme.

10/16/2014

(Nikolas Toocheck with his mom, Tara.  Photo provided)

Positively Philadelphia: Young People Volunteering

“I was just, like, totally psyched to get a letter saying, ‘Congratulations, Nikolas Toocheck, you’re the Kohl’s Kids regional winner,’ and I was just so psyched out. It was awesome.”

08/17/2014

(Dale Kerns of Re-Volt Electric rewires a barn building at the Chester County SPCA for its next use as an animal training and testing facility.  Photo by John McDevitt)

Area Businesses Chip In on Chesco SPCA Expansion Projects

Today’s hot weather didn’t stop volunteers working on a renovation project on the property of the the Chester County SPCA.

06/17/2014

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Chesco Authorities Warn of Widening Phone Scams in Area

A man called a West Chester woman, saying her father had been in a car accident and was being threatened.

12/05/2013

(A manhole with a translucent cover led to an underground chamber discovered this week in West Chester, Pa.   Photo provided by West Chester BID)

Mystery of Hidden Underground Chamber In West Chester Remains Unsolved

A West Chester public works crew found the room hidden under a sidewalk along Church Street in the dowtown area.

10/17/2013

("Baxter" is an industrial robot made by Onexia Inc., based in West Chester, Pa.   Credit: Paul Kurtz)

Delaware Valley Manufacturers Strut Their Stuff on National Manufacturing Day

The “Made in America” event gave local firms a chance to showcase some of the more cutting-edge technologies available to manufacturers.

10/04/2013

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DUI Homicide Charges Filed In Chester County Crash That Killed Motorcyclist

It’s not the first time the defendant has been drunk behind the wheel.

05/07/2013

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Car Gets Flipped Over In West Chester After A Party

It was a chaotic scene near the West Chester University campus Saturday afternoon when a group of partygoers flipped a vehicle onto its side.

05/05/2013

(Credit: West Goshen Township Police Department)

Police: Woman Fabricated Rape Story To Cover Up Infidelity

Police in Chester County say a 21-year-old female has been charged for falsely reporting that she was raped by three people.

05/03/2013

(An AR-15 rifle, similar to one of the firearms raffled off by the Chester County Deputy Sheriff's Association.  File photo)

West Chester Mayor Lets Assault Rifle Raffle in Chester County Move Forward

The raffle was organized by the Chester County Deputy Sheriff’s Association, and the proceeds will help pay for programs in the department’s dog units.

04/30/2013

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