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Local lawyers: Legal hurdles likely in Cosby case

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

Planning ahead helps retailers weather the storm

More than 500. That’s how many truckloads of shovels, generators and snow blowers Home Depot moved to hundreds of stores that were in the path of winter storm Jonas over the weekend. That statistic doesn’t include other winter items, lik...

By Donna Rovins drovins@21st-centurymedia.com @MercBiz on Twitter |

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    First Niagara donates $15,000 to Brandywine Health Foundation

    On Jan. 20, First Niagara Bank presented a $15,000 check to the Brandywine Health Foundation for the 2016 Strawberry Festival Committee.

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    LGBTea Dances to host ‘For the Love of Art’ fundraiser event

    LGBTea Dances’ For the Love of Art fundraiser event will take place on Feb. 21 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Franklin Commons Gallery in Phoenixville. This inaugural event brings together lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, questioning and ally (LGBTQA) artists, musicians, photographers, authors and other creative types from around Chester County. Attendees will enjoy musical performances by Christine Havrilla, Andrea Nardello, the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus and local youth a...

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    Allied Wire & Cable donates more than $18,000

    Allied Wire & Cable hosts a charity week each year where a percentage of sales are donated to charitable organizations. This year was the electrical distributor’s 10th annual charity week, which was held from Dec. 14 to 18. The company donated $18,204.25 to four different charities in which an employee had a special connection.

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    PHS, Park Service continue long partnership

    PHILADELPHIA >> The partnership between the Philadelphia Horticultural Society and the National Park Service has been germinating for more than a decade and has come full bloom with the 2016 Flower Show.

    By Dan Sokil dsokil@21st-centurymedia.com @dansokil on Twitter |

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    Spay and Save: Adoptable pets of the week

    Kahlua (dog) Kahlua is a small and sweet four-year-old Chihuahua/Miniature Pinscher weighing about seven pounds. She enjoys being by your side and following you through your daily routine. She loves a good back rub and will give out kisses on command. Kahlua loves playing fetch with her favorite toys but also must be the only pet in the home and would prefer an adult home. For more information on Kahlua and all the dogs and cats we have for adoption, please visit our website...

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    ‘Active shooter’ training effort by Chester County Department of Emergency Services draws commendation

    WEST CHESTER >> Hope for the best, but plan for the worst.

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

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    Sen. Daylin Leach announces proposal to eliminate crime of second-degree murder

    Legislation is being developed in Harrisburg that would rewrite the state’s law on homicide, and revise centuries of legal thinking about the crime, to the dismay of the Chester County District Attorney.

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

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    Phoenixville digs out after ‘epic snowstorm’

    PHOENIXVILLE >> Two days after the Winter Storm Jonas dumped more than 30 inches of snow on the borough and the surrounding area, many were still in the process of digging out. As officials urged residents and business owners to be patient during the slow cleanup effort, most said they hoped the worst was behind them.

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

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