6 hrs ago
Suit: Marine's body sent home to Pa. without heart
This undated photo provided by the family via attorney Aaron J. Freiwald shows U.S. Marine Brian LaLoup who died in 2012 while stationed in Greece.
6 hrs ago
Suit: Marine's Body Sent Home To Pa. Without Heart
The parents of a Marine sergeant who died while stationed in Greece say his heart was missing when his body arrived home in Pennsylvania for burial.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
New York Daily News
Dead Marine's family says Greece 'harvested' his heart after suicide
Brian LaLoup committed suicide in Athens, Greece, in August 2012. His family says his heart was removed from his body during an illegal autopsy and the military never told them.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Dona t sell treatment system
Canonsburg should not sell its wastewater treatment system to Pennsylvania American Water.
Roundtable on poverty a start, but more is needed
With wealth bordering on abundance at times in Chester County, it can be difficult to confront the truth that for many here - arguably far too many - poverty remains a stark reality and a reality that in recent years has gotten worse.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Cub Scouts, four generations of family honor Pearl Harbor vets in Birdsboro
Hayden Hall, 10, of Douglassville salutes Saturday before raising the Pennsylvania flag during the Pearl Harbor remembrance ceremony held by Cub Scout Pack 555 in Birdsboro's Main Bird Park.
Reading Eagle/Reading Times
Daily thought "Train up a child in the way he should go: and when he is old, he will not depart from it."
Coatesville woman dies in early-morning crash
A 27-year-old Coatesville woman died of injuries sustained in a one-vehicle crash in East Marlborough Township on Saturday, Dec. 7, at 12:37 a.m., said state police from the Avondale barracks in a news release.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Dead Marine's Heart "Harvested"
U.S. Marine Sgt. Brian LaLoup, 22, had his heart removed following an autopsy in Greece.
Coatesville community creates its own ROTC club after school funds lapsed
Ninth grader Natalie Nieves has known for a few years that she wants to join the military, like her cousin and uncle.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Dr. Joseph Eckman, Sr.
Dr. Joseph Frederick Eckman, Sr., age 70, of Kennett Square left his earthly body behind on November 29, 2013 and moved on to eternal life with his Savior in Heaven, just five months after his diagnosis of melanoma.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
Thanksgiving travelers deal with weather, traffic
Millions of people are hitting the road for Thanksgiving and many of them are running into unpleasant weather.
State police probing bike theft in Newlin Township
On Nov. 18 between 8:20 and 8:50 p.m., someone stole a dark blue Ventana single-speed bicycle from an unlocked garage in the 600 block of Harveys Bridge Road in Newlin Township, said state police from the Embreeville barracks.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
JGM Inc. Opens Second Fabrication Facility Located in Coatesville, PA
Downingtown, PA - JGM, Inc. recently announced the opening of its second fabrication facility located in Coatesville, PA.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Man Shot By Police After Allegedly Firing At Officers In Coatesville
Officials in Coatesville, Chester County have released new details about a police-involved shooting that left an armed suspect hospitalized.
Suspect ID'd in Coatesville police-involved shooting
Following his release, police say Fiorentino will be arrested for the attempted homicide of two officers.
Charges pending in Delco shooting
A Coatesville man will be charged with attempted homicide after shooting at two police officers early Saturday, according to the Chester County District Attorney's Office.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Political news and notes: 2014 legislative races kicking off
The political news cycle never seems to end these days, on the heels of the final write-in election results being posted Friday, we have a batch of new candidate announcements or pending announcements in 2014 state legislative races - and even, it seems - an early hint about a 2016 race.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
Malvern mother of accused killer laments the tragedy
Dudas is the mother of a Collegeville man arrested in the shooting of a friend last Friday.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Smith III to perform at the CYWA's benefit, Dec. 13
Award-winning pop music group Smith III will perform along with a number of local acts at the Community Youth & Womens Aliiance /House of Blues Freaky Friday the 13th Bash, on Dec., 13 to help raise awareness to the CYWA/House of Blues causes and it's performing arts programs.