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Chester County PRESS Feb. 4, 2015 Edition

02/05/2015 11:00AM ● Published by Kevin

As the calendar turns from January to February, the Chester County PRESS turns with it, covering the news of your towns, your schools and the issues most important to life in southern Chester County. In the on-going controversy surrounding the planned activation of a well in New Garden Township, we report on Sen. Andy Dinniman's criticism of Artesian Water Resources' application process ... We take you to the East Marlborough supervisors' meeting; there, they decided to sidestep the controversial electronic billboard issue ... We introduce you to Scott Steele, a local historian who is eager to share his collection of West Grove historical memorabilia ... All of that and a new Jamie Wyeth gallery show, high school sports coverage, Uncle Irvin and much more, in this week's edition of the Chester County PRESS.

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Dinniman accuses Artesian of attempting to steamroll well application process

Artesian claims 'interveners' don't have 'standing' to protest Read More » 

 

This digital billboard on Route 202 near the Delaware border is the kind of structure thats being hotly debated in Lower Oxford Township

Oxford billboard issue sidestepped by East Marlborough ordinance

Large digital billboards are not allowed on Route 1 corridor in township Read More » 

 

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Local historian eager to share West Grove collection

He plans to open his collection to the public as early as this spring Read More » 

 

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Simpson named law enforcement officer of the year

Praises colleagues in developing Active Shooter Response Training Program Read More » 

 

County water authority finds leaks in Artesian well application

Letter addressed to the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection and the Delaware River Basin Commission Read More » 

 

Franklin supervisors discuss mushroom plant expansion and proposed gas pipeline

Supervisors chairman outlines background of pipeline plan Read More » 

 

The Somerville Manning Gallery hosts a show of works by Jamie Wyeth through March 7

Delaware gallery spotlights the art of Jamie Wyeth

Major works and sketches are part of 'Paintings From Six Decades,' and everything's for sale Read More » 

 

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Kichline to serve as public sector chair of County’s VISTA 2025 Executive Alliance

"I am excited about the VISTA 2025 focus on a balance of progress and preservation..." new County Commissioner says Read More » 

 

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Advocacy leader looks to thank 50,000 police officers

Idea stems from Susan Rzucidlo's roll-up-the-sleeves work with law enforcement Read More » 

 

Among the auction items is a poster signed by all the cast members of The Big Bang Theory

A chance to help area schools, with a little something for yourself

Golden Gala slated Feb. 7 to benefit UCF Education Foundation Read More » 

 

 

 

Uncle Irvin: Another Route 1 development group?

Community leaders are now stumbling over one another to be the first to recruit a new company along the corridor Read More » 

 

Editorial: An honor for one, in collaboration with many

New Garden Township Chief of Police Gerald Simpson generous to share accolades with law enforcement colleagues Read More » 

 

Police Blotter for week of Feb. 2

Thefts from cars in Kennett Square, student charged with drug possession Read More » 

Obituaries for the week of Feb. 2

Obituaries for: Evans, Windle, Fischer, Adams, Cocciolone, Anderson-Beck, Whiteside, Patterson, McMillan, Crockett, Bare Read More » 

  

Feb. 4, 2015 Edition of the Chester County PRESS

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