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First West Chester Fire Co. brings holiday magic to three local families

WEST CHESTER – Recently, the First West Chester Fire Company (FWCFC) brought Christmas magic to life for three families at Hillsdale Elementary School. This is the second year in a row that the FWCFC and the West Chester Area School District (WCASD) Hillsdale Elementary have teamed up to brighten the …

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Environment and local development ministers discuss new municipal waste management system

Egyptian Environment Minister Yasmine Fouad and Local Development Minister Mahmoud Shaarawy met on Saturday to review the latest developments in the new solid waste management system and other infrastructure projects underway across the country . The meeting focused on landfills; fixed and mobile intermediate stations; and recycling plants, as well …

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Bobsleigh and Skeleton World Cup in Latvia | News, Sports, Jobs

SIGULDA, Latvia – Many bobsleigh and skeleton athletes will be celebrating the New Year in Sigulda this week in the sixth World Cup event of the season. The Sigulda track is only suitable for two-man bobsleighs and will therefore offer two two-man races. Two four-man bobsleigh races were held in …

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Purcell: Hi to our everyday local heroes | Opinion

A recent Reddit thread discusses the lack of heroes in modern society, but the truth is, we have a lot of heroes. It is true that in the internet age, historical figures we once considered heroic are reassessed as their past misdeeds and personal peccadilloes come to light. The celebrities …

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New Kennett Library Receives $ 1.9 Million In State Funding As Construction Begins – Daily Local

KENNETT SQUARE – A new, state-of-the-art $ 21 million library in Kennett Square received a major boost last week when lawmakers awarded $ 1.9 million for its construction, which began on Monday. The funds were awarded through a grant from the Pennsylvania Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program, which is administered by …

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NJ breaks daily record for COVID cases for 3rd day in a row – NBC New York

Omicron’s grip on Garden State continued to deliver a record number of cases over Christmas, when the health department reported a whopping 16,626 positive tests. The latest figures represent a 143% increase from the daily figures reported four days earlier on December 21. New Jersey broke the daily record for …

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John Deisher Obituary (2021) – Pottstown, Pennsylvania

John Carroll Deisher, Jr., 95, of Pottstown, formerly of Royersford and Malvern, died on December 18, 2021 of natural causes while residing at The Landing of Collegeville. Born August 2, 1926 in Royersford, PA, he was the son of the late J. Carroll Deisher, Sr. and Maize (Richmann) Deisher. John …

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Christmas and New Year closures | Local news

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State again extending expiration of driver’s license / ID | Local news

Illinois driver’s license and ID card expiration dates have been extended for an additional three months until March 31, 2022. This will be the last extension, Secretary of State Jesse White said. “This extension is necessary as my office continues to handle the high volume of clients caused by the …

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Victory fire ruled “undetermined” in Kennett Square – Daily Local

KENNETT SQUARE – The cause of a fiery explosion that resulted in a two-alarm fire at the Victory Brewing Company building, which also houses luxury apartments, in the borough last January, the Chester County Fire Marshal ruled “undetermined”. “The current county report says the cause of the fire is still …

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