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OJR teacher charged in sex assault case used ‘burner’ cellphone to talk with student

By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

Owen J. Roberts High School teacher faces sex charges

SOUTH COVENTRY >> Owen J. Roberts School District officials announced Friday that charges have been filed against a 38-year-old high school science teacher for institutional sexual assault involving a student. ...

By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|


  • Brewpubs

    Breweries of the Philadelphia suburbs

    Everybody loves a good beer, and the Philadelphia suburbs is home to many breweries that could be the creator of your next favorite. The list below features a range of breweries across the suburbs.

    Digital First Media staff|

  • Sports

    Pa Prep Live’s Search for the No. 1 Student Section

    Do you think your school has what it takes to be crowned the No. 1 student section in Southeastern Pa.? Well, prove it! Pa Prep Live is hosting the first-ever Battle of the Student Sections to determine which school will boast bragging rights for the rest of the year.


  • Business

    What you need to know driving in a solar eclipse

    Drivers are familiar with the many hazards they regularly face on the regions’s roads: snow in the winter, wet leaves in the fall, sun glare during rush hours.

    By Brian McCullough @wcdailylocal on Twitter|

  • News

    Chester County officials distributing potassium iodide tablets

    PHOENIXVILLE >> As part of Chester County’s ongoing emergency preparedness efforts, the Chester County Health Department is making available free potassium iodide tablets for people who live within a 10-mile radius of the Limerick Nuclear Power Plant on Thursday, Aug. 24 from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Kimberton Fire Company in Phoenixville. The fire company is located at the intersection of Pike Springs Road and Firehouse Lane.

    Staff Report|

  • News

    ‘Vigil for Charlottesville’ planned in Pottstown

    POTTSTOWN >> In the wake of the events in Charlottesville, Va., over the weekend, organizations in Pottstown are banding together to hold a “Vigil for Charlottesville” on Thursday.

    By Evan Brandt @PottstownNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Variety Club students learn job skills with Einstein Montgomery Farmer’s Market

    EAST NORRITON >> Who doesn’t love a pop up farmer’s market?

    By Gary Puleo @MustangMan48 on Twitter|

  • News

    Alleged fraudulent expenses fueled luxury lifestyle for QVC exec

    Wise employees know how to “stretch” their company purchases to meet expenses — looking for discounts on websites, forgoing lunch to be able to afford a nice dinner on the town, putting off elective costs to be able to meet the monthly bills.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Cops: Ex-East Whiteland man faces charges for sex with 12-year-olds

    A former East Whiteland man is incarcerated in Chester County Prison today awaiting a preliminary hearing later this month on charges that he had sex with two 12-year-old girls, an incident that allegedly began at his 21st birthday party.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter|

  • News

    Flower Power: Throngs flocking to Elverson for spectacular sunflower field display

    ELVERSON >> People from across the region are flocking to a field off of Main Street to see and photograph the field of sunflowers growing next to the Please Wash Me Carwash.

    By Pete Bannan @petebannan on Twitter|

  • News

    Business reps say tax hikes to balance Pa. budget will hurt

    As state officials hash out a revenue plan for the state budget, some business officials say proposed tax hikes could hurt utilities and drive growth and opportunity elsewhere.

    By Kathleen E. Carey @dtbusiness on Twitter|

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