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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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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.


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.


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.


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.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

St. Christopher's screening and treating hunger as disease

That's what happens at St. Christopher's Hospital for Children, which sits in a neighborhood of endless need, its residents suffering from higher levels of hunger than perhaps anywhere else in Pennsylvania.


Sun Jul 20, 2014

WXPN-FM Philadelphia

Tonight's Concert Picks: Queens of the Stone Age at the Mann Center,...

Desert rock legends Queens of the Stone Age return to play the Skyline Stage at the Mann Center tonight.


Thu Jul 17, 2014

Cape Gazette

Everett 'Skip' Hollingsworth Jr., proud aviator

Everett B. "Skip" Hollingsworth Jr. passed away Friday, July 11, 2014, of a heart attack in the emergency room of Beebe Healthcare in Lewes.


Wed Jul 16, 2014


Community Launches New Brand Identity

The Mix Regional section for Mix 's July 2014 issue focuses on Atlanta. Send us your studio news: updates, sessions, new rooms, club performances and installations.


West Nile found in more mosquitoes here

The West Nile virus has been discovered in more mosquitoes in the region, Pennsylvania officials reported Wednesday, but thus far the season appears to be off to a relatively mild start.


Sun Jul 13, 2014

Radnor looks at expanding trails

The trail would be an invitation to criminals and depress property values, its critics warned, and the proposal to build it over an old railroad bed set off tense debates at public meetings, close votes, and a lawsuit.


Fri Jul 11, 2014

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Remember how the PHS Pop-Up Garden opened this week? If you haven't checked it out by now, get your post-work cocktail there today for week five of the Visit Philly Beer Garden Series .


The Go-Go's guitarist says Replay America tour is about...

New Wave rock band The Go-Go's will headline the "Replay America" concert at PPL Park in Chester, Pa.


Report: Former W. Chester Sankofa director under investigation

The former director of a now-defunct West Chester charter school is being investigated for theft after an employee reported finding scores of questionable transfers in the school's bank accounts, court documents show.


Thu Jul 10, 2014


University Of Delaware Scraps Data Center Plans

The University of Delaware says it is pulling the plug on plans for development of a data center at the former Chrysler assembly plant site in Newark.


Transport Topics

Jobless Claims Decline by Fewest In a Month

Jobless claims declined by 11,000 to 304,000 in the week ended July 5, the fewest in more than a month, a Labor Department reported.


KUAT-TV Tucson

Secrets of the Dead

DEATH ON THE RAILROAD is a classic story involving foul play, cover ups, a murder mystery and a voyage of discovery to understand what happened to a group of Irish men who came to America for a better life but found only misery.


Wed Jul 09, 2014

More storms, more power outages

Some 40,000 Chester County residents were without power this morning after a line of strong thunderstorms ripped through the area last evening.



Only On Fox: Mother Of Girl Injured In Chester Gunfire Speaks

A gunman is accused of shooting five people, including two teenagers on a Chester basketball court just after midnight on Wednesday.


Tue Jul 08, 2014


Countering Gun Rights Haters on the Street and in the Press ~ Video

This video of me, Darren Wolfe, blasting universal background checks is what readers first see when they land on the Delaware County Daily Times article " Gun rights activists, gun control advocates face off over background checks " about the Saturday, June 28, 2014 competing rallies.


Mon Jul 07, 2014

NBC Philadelphia

Officials Returning to Scene of House Fire That Killed 4 Kids

Philadelphia's Fire Commissioner is returning to the scene of a devastating weekend fire that killed four children, destroyed eight homes and displaced 32 people.



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