Thanks to a microchip, "Max" an adorable, friendly little terrier is being reunited with his owner this weekend in High Point, North Carolina. How the dog nicknamed "Houdini" ever made it to Chester County in Pennsylvania will always remain Max's mystery, reports nbcphiladelphia.
Examiner.com, Sun, Dec 21 2014 @ 10:49 AM
It took O'Brien, the executive director of the Chester County Intermediate Unit, a few days to wade through the long-awaited 111-page grand jury report that described mismanagement, unethical behavior, and theft of student funds at the Coatesville Area School District. The release of the report by county prosecutors Monday capped an 18-month investigation that culminated in the arrests of Richard Como, a former superintendent, and former athletic director Jim Donato on misappropriation of funds and other charges.
Philly.com, Sun, Dec 21 2014 @ 01:38 AM
Prosecutors intend to seek the death penalty for a Pennsylvania mother and her boyfriend accused of beating her 3-year-old son to death, a spokeswoman for the Chester County District Attorney said on Friday in announcing a formal arraignment for the couple on Dec. 31. Jillian Tait, 31, and Gary Fellenbaum, 22, and of West Cain Township, located about 50 miles west of Philadelphia, are accused of beating Tait's son to death in November and failing to seek medical attention for the boy after three days of severe abuse left him unresponsive and covered with vomit. Tait told police that she and Fellenbaum had beaten her son with a frying pan and metal window rod in the days leading up to his death, and Fellenbaum admitted to punching the boy.
Vallejo News, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 04:43 PM
Delaware County Animal Control scanned a stray dog's microchip Thursday afternoon in Chester County to find it belonged to someone in North Carolina. A month after his disappearance, Max is finally returning to his owner, Traci Harrison, tonight.
NBC Philadelphia, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 06:58 PM
Chester County police are looking for two people in connection with the home invasion and robbery Saturday night in West Whiteland Township, police said. A man who claimed to be from a home health care agency forced his way into the home of a 76-year-old woman in the Exton Crossing development about 6:21 p.m. The woman answered her door to the man, who took her jewelry and tied her up before leaving.
Philly.com, Sun, Dec 21 2014 @ 03:30 PM
Good Sunday Morning, Fellow Seekers. It's one of the great running jokes in Pennsylvania politics that state lawmakers spend more time renaming bridges after fallen police officers, soldiers and local worthies than they do on the actual business of legislating.
PennLive.com, Sun, Dec 21 2014 @ 10:37 AM
A Chester County man accused of beating his girlfriend's son to death twiddled his thumbs as he appeared in court Thursday via video. Gary Fellenbaum, the boy's mother Jillian Tait and Fellenbaum's estranged wife Amber Fellenbaum said little as each appeared separately in court on charges stemming from the beating death of a 3-year-old Scotty McMillan.
NBC Miami, Thu, Dec 18 2014 @ 05:45 PM
Columbia Pipeline Group #xa0;has announced that federal regulators have approved construction of Columbia Gas Transmission's East Side Expansion project in Chester, Pike and Northampton County, Pennsylvania and Gloucester County, New Jersey. This includes the upgrading of its compressor station on Schocopee Road in Milford Township, which was the subject of protest this year.#xa0; A Certificate of Public Convenience and Necessity, issued on December 18 by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission authorizes Columbia to move forward with construction.
Pocono Record, Fri, Dec 19 2014 @ 06:10 PM