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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 $54,900 which is roughly $52/per square foot. More Chester information.

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3 hrs ago | Missourian

Ralph Leiby was a grandfather, veteran

He served in the Army from 1946 until 1948 with the 511th Division of the 11th Airborne in Japan. Mr. Leiby married Phyllis Elaine Snideman on Dec. 22, 1957, in Chester, Pennsylvania.

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15 hrs ago | The Sanatoga Post

New Citations Expected Against Citgo Land Owners

More legal troubles lie ahead for owners of the abandoned Citgo gas station and convenience store property at the intersection of Mervine and North Charlotte Streets in Lower Pottsgrove, Solicitor Robert Brant has confirmed, in renewed efforts to act against visual blight on the corner that the Board of Commissioners calls the township's northern gateway. Brant earlier this month said he is "looking at potential township ordinance violations" to be filed against Pottstown Land Corp. , which according to Montgomery County property records has owned the 17,600-square-foot parcel at 1258 N. Charlotte since March 1988.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Freshnews

Ivanka Trump Puts The 'Pow' In Power Shoes To Help Fight Breast Cancer

WEST CHESTER, Pa., Sept. 11, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When it comes to a great pair of shoes, Ivanka Trump is an expert.

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Albany Times Union

Telecom firm expanding again in

A Pennsylvania telecommunications company that had already taken 130,000 square-feet of space at the Glenville Business and Technology Park is taking an additional 21,000 square-feet of space.

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Wed Sep 10, 2014

Business Journal

Crozer-Chester nurses authorize two-day strike

Registered nurses at Crozer-Chester Medical Center have voted to hold a two-day strike at the Delaware County medical center, beginning 7 a.m. on Sept. 21, to protest what they say are the hospital's unfair labor practices and ongoing bad faith bargaining.

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PR-inside.com

New Report Available: Aqua Pharmaceuticals, LLC - Pharmaceuticals &...

The company develops and markets products for the treatment of dermatological conditions. Its products include flurandrenolide cream and lotion, fluorouraciltopical cream, doxycyline monohydrate capsules, ketoconazole gel and desonide foam.

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Tue Sep 09, 2014

Patch.com

Chester County Entrepreneurs Appear on National TV

Waffatopia Co-Founders and Chief Waffatiers Brian and Andrea Polizzi appeared on The Weather Channel's "AMHQ" morning show live in Atlanta Monday morning to demonstrate the role weather played in the founding of their West Chester-based Artisan Caramelized Belgian Waffle company in 2013. Waffatopia waffles are made with yeast-risen dough and not batter.

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Phillymag.com

Tie the Knot Tuesday: Em Sov and Kat Nguyen

Every Tuesday, we are featuring a Philadelphia-area gay or lesbian couple who have walked down the aisle in their own special way. Today, we feature Em Sov and Kat Nguyen, a couple from West Chester, Pennsylvania who said "I do" twice: Once in California, and once in Pennsylvania.

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Thu Sep 04, 2014

West Australian

Solid U.S. employment growth eyed in August

U.S. job growth likely accelerated a bit in August and the unemployment rate probably fell to 6.1 percent, offering fresh evidence of sustained momentum in the economy. Economists predict that nonfarm payrolls increased 225,000 last month, according to a Reuters survey.

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Reuters

Solid U.S. employment growth eyed in August

U.S. job growth likely accelerated a bit in August and the unemployment rate probably fell to 6.1 percent, offering fresh evidence of sustained momentum in the economy. Economists predict that nonfarm payrolls increased 225,000 last month, according to a Reuters survey.

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Business Journal

QVC U.S. Ceo resigns

Changes are coming to TV and e-commerce retail giant QVC. Claire Watts has resigned as CEO of QVC's U.S. operations, effective Sept.

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Thu Aug 28, 2014

New York Daily News

Vietnamese drug gang dumped bodies in Philadelphia river: cops

Two brothers were loaned $100,000 to buy drugs, but spent it all at a Chester, Pennsylvania casino before being abducted by a Philadelphia drug lords.

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Patriot League

Announces Fall Broadcast Schedule

With the first full weekend of the 2014-15 season set to begin, the Patriot League announced on Thursday a fall broadcast schedule that includes more than 350 games on either television or the free online Patriot League Network.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

NBC Philadelphia

Woman Sentenced Under Law Inspired by Slain Officer

A Delaware County woman is one of the first people in the state sentenced under a recent law inspired by a police officer who was killed in the line of duty.

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Philly.com

Delco man gets prison for identity theft

A Delaware County man was sentenced in federal court Wednesday to 51 months in prison for stealing the identities of hospital patients to aid a tax-fraud scheme, federal prosecutors said.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Scranton looks to insurance to cover firefighting costs

Financially troubled and on the lookout for new money, Scranton plans to seek reimbursement from insurance companies to recover some of the costs of fighting fires and responding to traffic accidents.

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StrongTowns

Member News Digest

One of the ways our members advocate for building strong towns is through their own blogging.

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Thu Aug 21, 2014

Cape Cod Times

Jobless claims decline more than forecast last week

Fewer Americans than forecast applied for unemployment benefits last week, a sign the U.S. job market is making progress as the world's largest economy grows.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

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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