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Four municipal police departments launch digital crime-fighting tool

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USPS to honor Andrew Wyeth’s birth with release of Forever stamps

Chadds Ford>>The United States Postal Service has announced that it will issue a pane of stamps in 2017 inspired by the art of Andrew Wyeth to commemorate the centennial of the artist’s birth. Wyeth was born and spent his life in Chadds ...

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    Judge weighs media requests to identify jurors at Bill Cosby trial

    NORRISTOWN >> The Montgomery County judge who presided over the Bill Cosby sexual assault trial took under advisement a request by media outlets to release the identities of the jurors who deadlocked in their deliberations.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    It may soon cost $1 per hour to park in Kennett Square

    KENNETT SQUARE>> It could soon cost a quarter more per hour to park in Kennett Square.

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    Multiple house fires reported in Chester County after thunderstorms

    POPCOPSON >> Chester County firefighters were kept busy battling three fires after a late afternoon storm passed through the area Monday. The first call was for a home on McCormick Way in New London, which was reported struck by lightning at about 4:20 p.m. Crews radioed a working fire with smoke from the attic, and requested additional tankers.

    By Pete Bannan pbannan@21st-centurymedia.com @petebannan on Twitter|

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    Luxury apartments for millennials proposed in West Chester

    WEST GOSHEN>>Westrum Development Company plans to build 189 luxury apartments at the site of the Agway hardware store at 956 S. Matlack St.

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    Local Girl Scouts help new mothers in Kennett Square

    KENNETT SQUARE>>Local Girl Scouts from Cadette Troop 492, Brandywine Valley Service Unit, volunteered to take on the Baby Bundle Community Service Project. Stationed at Kennett Square CVS and Walgreen stores, the Girl Scouts from Patton Middle School, were overwhelmed with donations from the community. In addition, Troop 492 collected items at several Girl Scout Service Unit events including the Ice Cream Social, Daisy Days and Gymnastics for Girl Scouts. Donations soared to over 1500...

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    Kennett Township, East Goshen lauded for improving transportation

    EAST WHITELAND>>Kennett Township and East Goshen Township were among recipients of awards for work officials there did to improve transportation and transportation services, and to include Transportation Demand Management strategies in their communities.

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    Bikers will deliver goods to Oxford on July 1

    Have you seen bikers spending their weekends standing in front of Walmart, Redner’s, Dollar Store in Oxford? Giant in Jennersville? Acme in Avondale or other stores?

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    New Garden residents band together is attempt to eradicate mushroom flies

    NEW GARDEN >> Residents of several housing developments in the southern part of the township are conducting their own scientific research on the pesky flies that have invaded their homes for about three years.

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    Historic Kennett Square named one of best in Pennsylvania as downtown continues to thrive

    Kennett SQuare>>Historic Kennett Square has placed fourth in Pennsylvania Downtown Center’s list of best performing Main Street Programs of 2016.

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    Spectators react to mistrial at Bill Cosby trial

    NORRISTOWN >> “It’s a blessing!” a Bill Cosby supporter shouted as the entertainer emerged from the Montgomery County Courthouse on Saturday after a mistrial was declared at his sexual assault trial.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter|

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