Lincoln University's promise got Aitza Hedgemond's attention: The incoming freshman's annual tuition would remain at $11,836 all four years, guaranteed. It was one factor that led Hedgemond to select Lincoln, a historically black university in rural Chester County, over several other schools.
Philly.com, Sun, Sep 14 2014 @ 05:28 AM
Not to beat a dead horse, but there are even more bad poll numbers this week to make even the stoutest of Republicans more than a tad worried about not just the fate of Gov. Tom Corbett, but whether an electoral tsunami could hurt down-ballot candidates, but poll numbers may not be the only numbers to tell a story in November. While we're waiting for the final numbers on our own Times Poll , numbers keep coming out that suggest Tom Wolf has a very large lead in the November election race.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Sat, Sep 13 2014 @ 01:20 PM
Edith Kohn, 93, of Center City, a philanthropic leader in Philadelphia's arts and cultural life for more than a quarter of a century, died Sunday, Sept. 7, at home.
Philly.com, Sat, Sep 13 2014 @ 12:35 AM
Phoenixville Borough and Schuylkill Township will be the recipients of emergency generators, purchased by Chester County with an Urban Area Security Initiative grant secured by the County's Department of Emergency Services. The generators will be used to keep traffic lights running in the event of a major power outage, the county said.
Patch.com, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 04:29 PM
Aqua Pennsylvania will close Old Eagle School Road weekdays between Upper Gulph Road and U.S. Route 30 in Tredyffrin Township, Chester County, on Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., for water main replacement, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation Friday announced. The weekday closure will be in effect through Oct. 1. During this operation, Old Eagle School Road through traffic will be detoured over Upper Gulph Road, Wayne Avenue and Route 30 .
Patch.com, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 02:16 PM
There is never a shortage of events on Chester County annual schedule of equestrian events. They usually start when the weather gets warm and end when the temperatures drop in late autumn.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Fri, Sep 12 2014 @ 10:58 AM
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.
Patch.com, Tue, Sep 9 2014 @ 10:25 AM
EXTON Welding and CNC machinery training are being offered to residents throughout Chester County, which said in a news release that the skills are in demand by local manufacturing companies. Those training programs are in addition to those already offered by the Chester County Workforce Investment Board and PA CareerLink-Chester County.
Philly.com, Thu, Sep 11 2014 @ 12:35 AM