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Ceremony held at Medal of Honor Grove in Schuylkill Township to remember nation’s fallen heroes

By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

Trial date set in Chester County child murder case

WEST CHESTER >> The Common Pleas Court judge overseeing the cases of three people accused in the brutal torture and murder of 3-year-old Scott “Scotty” McMillan has set April 3 as the date the first defendant will go to trial. ...

By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Trial date set in Chester County child murder case

    WEST CHESTER >> The Common Pleas Court judge overseeing the cases of three people accused in the brutal torture and murder of 3-year-old Scott “Scotty” McMillan has set April 3 as the date the first defendant will go to trial.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Ceremony held at Medal of Honor Grove in Schuylkill Township to remember nation’s fallen heroes

    SCHUYLKILL >> Several dozen residents and military members gathered at the Medal of Honor Grove near the Valley Forge National Historical Park for a ceremony remembering the nation’s fallen heroes and calling on the public to lift the grove out of a state of disrepair.

    By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

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    State college and university union sets strike date

    After weeks of failed negotiations and publicly lampooning each other, the union representing the faculty of Pennsylvania’s state universities has formally announced a strike will take place Oct. 19 if what the union deems a fair contract cannot be reached.

    By Adam Farence afarence@21st-centurymedia.com @afarence on Twitter|

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    Blast from the past

    PAOLI >> History buffs and military enthusiasts alike enjoyed the Paoli Battlefield Preservation’s 4th annual Heritage Day honoring those who served in the United States armed forces.

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    Felony Lane Gang members off to prison

    WEST CHESTER >> One by one, members of the so-called “Felony Lane Gang” caught in Chester County and Philadelphia this spring are entering guilty pleas for crimes associated with the East Coast theft ring they were a part of.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

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    Phoenixville official: Upcoming meeting is a ‘witch hunt’

    PHOENIXIVLLE >> Phoenixville Borough Council Vice President Dana Dugan didn’t mince words when describing the agenda for Monday’s special council meeting.

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Columnists

    Time is the most precious commodity of all

    I’m sure I’m not the only one among us who has noticed that times flies.

    By Mike Zielinski Guest columnist|

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    Phoenixville School District eyes ways to close achievement gap

    PHOENIXVILLE >> It’s an issue school district officials everywhere have been trying to tackle. What is the best way to close the achievement gap among historically under-performing and disadvantaged students?

    By Eric Devlin edevlin@21st-centurymedia.com @Eric_Devlin on Twitter|

  • Shootings

    Police seek Norristown shooting suspect

    NORRISTOWN >> Detectives are investigating a shooting during a home invasion robbery in the 1200 block of West Washington Street shortly before midnight Wednesday.

    By Oscar Gamble ogamble@21st-centurymedia.com @OGamble_TH on Twitter|

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    The first day of autumn sees (fake) snow in West Chester

    WEST CHESTER >> The first day of fall in the borough looked a lot like winter. Despite clear skies and temperatures in the 80s, snow covered the first block of East Gay Street Thursday. Production crews were in front of The Classic Diner and Side Bar & Restaurant filming a holiday commercial for the Pennsylvania Lottery.

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

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