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Chester, Pennsylvania is located in Delaware County. Zip codes in Chester, PA include 19013, 19016, and 19022. The median home price in Chester is $55,000 which is roughly $52/per square foot. More Chester information.

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15 hrs ago | WFMZ-TV Allentown

Pedestrian-friendly crossing plan floated for Hamilton Boulevard

"Wow! I never thought it could look like this." That's a remark designers envision pedestrians, motorists and business owners making upon seeing a plan to make the Hamilton Boulevard corridor between Cedar Crest Boulevard and Route 309 more pedestrian-crossing friendly in South Whitehall Township.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Jersey Journal

Glassboro police nab man in vehicle stolen from Media, Pa.

GLASSBORO - A man wearing shorts and a trench coat was arrested for driving a stolen car early Monday at the Wawa Food Market on Route 47 at New Street.

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Sun Aug 17, 2014

CBS Local

Positively Philadelphia: Young People Volunteering

Some 37,000 teens and pre-teens from all over the country were nominated for the Kohl's Cares scholarship program , and several from our area won regional awards for their volunteer efforts.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

MyFoxPhilly

Philly Hosting Democratic Convention Site Visit

Hundreds of people including local politicians have turned out in Philadelphia to greet representatives of the Democratic National Committee considering the city as a possible site of their 2016 convention.

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Sys-Con Media

Philip Balderston and Partners Announce the Sale of Chester Pennsylvania's Hillside Manor

The 216 unit garden-style apartment complex spread over 8 acres in a self-contained community was acquired in March, 2012 for , Balderston commented "although we have a strong acquisition and long-term hold bias, it was time to monetize the asset and the sale produced superior returns on equity for our investors."

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NBC Philadelphia

Man Accused of Carjacking Chester Mayor's Wife Arraigned

Jasper Moy will be in court Wednesday to face charges that he carjacked Deena Linder, the wife of Chester mayor John Linder, in their own driveway back in May. The man accused of carjacking the wife of a Delaware County mayor at gunpoint was formally arraigned Wednesday on multiple charges.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

MyFoxPhilly

Paraplegic Man Pushes Himself Out Second Story Window During Chester Fire

A fire broke out inside a Delaware County apartment complex on Tuesday night. The fire started after 7 o'clock Tuesday night at the Buckman Apartments located at 1000 Meadow Lane in Chester, Pa.

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Philly.com

Chester's new trash complex stirs debate

Along a riverfront that was once one of the nation's most important industrial centers, Chester has become an important center for something else - waste treatment plants.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

CNN

Atheist says no to public prayer at town meeting.

Tracey Jones, local atheist and resident in Chester PA, made it clear that he did not approve of a Christian prayer being given at the opening of the meeting.

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Tue Aug 05, 2014

GlobeSt.com

Developers Start $22M Project in Chester County, PA

Going away this summer? Stay ahead of the region's news with GlobeSt.com's New Jersey AM Alert.

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MLive.com

Power Home Remodeling Group expansion into Detroit expected to create about 100 jobs

Schiller on Monday told the Philadelphia Inquirer the Chester, Penn.-based company opened a Detroit location because of its current economic situation.

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MarketWatch

How to get more out of your defined-benefit plan

Kenn Tacchino is a professor of taxation and financial planning at Widener University in Chester, Pa.

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Sat Aug 02, 2014

Urban Music News Network

Check Out Hot New Music From Hip Hop Music Couple Spitta Gang @ntgmcee @yungdraw

A True Love and Hip Hop Story. Spitta Gang is a boyfriend and girlfriend Hip Hop couple.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

MSN Money

Jobs data bolsters Yellen's argument on labor market slack

The U.S. Federal Reserve has made a big bet that recovery of the labor market is a long way from creating a worrisome surge of inflation.

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Thu Jul 31, 2014

CBS Local

Reward Offered In Delaware County Dog-stabbing

The Delaware County SPCA is offering a reward for information on the suspect or suspects wanted for stabbing a dog then abandoning it at a Chester water treatment facility earlier this month.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

NBC Philadelphia

Mail Truck Driver Drunk During Crash: Police

Investigators say that the driver of a mail truck was under the influence of alcohol when she flipped her truck, causing a traffic nightmare in Delaware County yesterday.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

Drugs.com

Aqua Pharmaceuticals Announces FDA Approval of Acticlate (doxycycline hyclate USP ) Tablets

July 28, 2014 West Chester-based Aqua Pharmaceuticals, an Almirall company, today announces the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approval of the NDA for Acticlate Tablets, 150 mg and 75 mg, thereby continuing Aqua's leadership in medical dermatology and oral antibiotics for acne.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

The Week's Best Free MP3s, incl. Mason Porter, Roof Doctor, Strand of Oaks

Local five-piece Roof Doctor stopped by for this week's Key Studio Session, recording four songs taken from their new Mobile Freedom Home LP.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Straits Times

U.S. jobless claims hit more than 8-year low, economy doing better

The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level in nearly 8-1/2 years last week, suggesting the U.S. labour market recovery was gaining traction.

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WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Folkadelphia Session: Mason Porter

What continues to make West Chester, PA's Mason Porter a force to be reckoned with in the Americana and roots community, especially regionally, is the intimacy that they bring to each song.

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