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YMCA of Greater Brandywine launches new campaign to give every child the chance to become president

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — There were no protests outside of the YMCA of Greater Brandywine in West Chester on Tuesday afternoon as a new candidate was announcing a run for president. In fact, for the first time in Chester County, both the county Democratic […]

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Cecile Richards speaks to Chester County residents about Clinton, upcoming election

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website and The Phoenix‘s website. EAST BRADFORD — The big general election is less than 90 days away, and a couple dozen Chester County residents listened and bounced ideas off Cecile Richards, who came to speak with the gathered group Wednesday afternoon. Richards made […]

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Local Democrats bask in the historic glow as Hillary Clinton starts run for president

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website and The Reporter‘s website. By Kathleen E. Carey and Candice Monhollan PHILADELPHIA — On a historic night in South Philadelphia, Hillary Clinton became the first woman to accept the major party nomination for president at […]

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Group attempts to get youth out to voting booths

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Trentonian‘s website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website and The Reporter‘s website. PHILADELPHIA — For the first time in 112 years, the Committee of Seventy, a nonpartisan advocacy group for better government, has produced a […]

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Conventioneers enjoying being a part of history

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website and The Reporter‘s website. PHILADELPHIA — It is one thing to watch history unfold before your eyes, but for two well-known Chester County residents, they have been fortunate enough to […]

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DNC interim chair recognizes women breaking barriers during caucus

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Trentonian‘s website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website, The Reporter‘s website and the Main Line Media News‘ website. PHILADELPHIA — The chant of “Hillary! Hillary! Hillary!” could be heard ringing through the halls of the […]

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Ever want to see an ex-president’s hair? Philly museums host special exhibits for DNC

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Trentonian‘s website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website and The Reporter‘s website. PHILADELPHIA — As delegates flood in the City of Brotherly Love, many museums in Philadelphia are hosting special exhibits, hours or having special […]

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Indiana mayor tells Pennsylvania delegates that GOP VP pick Pence is ‘extreme’

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Mercury‘s, The Times Herald‘s website, The Reporter‘s website and the Main Line Media News‘ website. PHILADELPHIA — The Pennsylvania Delegation breakfast Tuesday morning saved the most impactful guest speaker for last as an mayor from Indiana […]

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Calling for an end to gun violence before another tragedy at DNC

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website, The Reporter‘s website and the Main Line Media News‘ website. PHILADELPHIA — All around Pennsylvania, the common sight of the American flag at half-mast can be seen all over due […]

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Is a choice no choice at all? Many voters believe it

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website and The Reporter‘s website. Presidential politics is dominating the news, whether it be on Facebook, Twitter, TV or newspapers. Presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump have many people debating […]

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Donald Trump visits West Chester University

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Times Herald‘s website, The Mercury‘s website and the Main Line Media News‘ website and featured in Bucks Local News. WEST CHESTER — The chanting coming from West Chester University on Monday was heard before even stepping […]

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League of Woman Voters roundtable touches on lack of voting

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — If the 15 people gathered in the West Chester Borough Council chambers left with one message Monday morning, it was that a person’s vote is their voice and it’s imperative to make sure people realize that and take advantage in […]

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Tiernan, Shaw, Tabakin, Herrmann win in West Chester

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — Incumbent Democrat Sue Tiernan will remaining on the West Chester Area School Board after taking 3,411 votes in election Tuesday. Joining her from Region 1 of the district is fellow Democrat Kate Shaw, who received 3,282 votes, beating out Republicans […]

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Vito wins Magisterial District Judge race in West Chester

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — In a close race, Republican candidate Marian Thayer Vito defeated Democrat Jon Long for the magisterial district judge seat that cover’s West Chester’s east side. Vito’s come-from-behind victory was by a mere margin of 45 votes, with the registered Democrat […]

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De Wolf retains seat in Westtown

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — No change is coming in Westtown Township as incumbent Republican Carol De Wolf will remain in her seat as township supervisor after Tuesday’s general election. De Wolf won with over a 500-vote spread, beating Democrat John Embick with 1,230 votes […]

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Pielli, Purnell, Meakim win in West Goshen

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — It was as close a race as you could possibly get for the second of two open seat for supervisor in West Goshen Township as Republican Hugh Purnell, Jr., squeaked by fellow Republican Jeffrey Laudenslager by a single vote in […]

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2 Vying for Westtown supervisors spots

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WESTTOWN — Two residents are vying for the Township Board of Supervisors’ one seat in the general election Nov. 3. Fighting for the spot are incumbent Carol De Wolf and John Embick. Carol De Wolf (R) De Wolf is married with two children. […]

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4 Seeking 2 seats in Region 1 of WCASD

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. Four West Chester residents vying for the West Chester Area School District’s (WCASD) two Region 1 school board seats in the General Election Nov. 3. Fighting for the spots, with one incumbent, are Debra Maccariella, Vince Paul, Kate Shaw and incumbent Sue Tiernan. […]

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Two vying for Magisterial District Judge seat in West Chester

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. Two West Chester residents are vying for the seat in District Court 15-1-04 being vacated by Magisterial District Judge Gwenn Knapp in the General Election on Nov. 3. Fighting for the spot are Jon Long and Marian Thayer Vito. Jon Long (D) Long […]

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4 Seeking 2 seats in WCASD elections

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. Four West Chester residents vying for the West Chester Area School District’s (WCASD) two Region 2 school board seats in the General Election Nov. 3. Fighting for the spots, with no incumbent, are Samantha Bloom, Karen Herrmann, Matthew Morley and Christopher Tabakin. Samantha […]

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Presidential candidate Rubio visits Chester County GOP

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website, the Delaware County Daily Times‘ website, The Mercury‘s website, The Times Herald‘s website and The Reporter‘s website. UPPER MERION — Though some Republicans felt that it wasn’t time for Marco Rubio to run for president, the Florida senator felt otherwise. “When I decided […]

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County, West Chester candidates come out for informal meet and greet

This article can be found published on the Daily Local News‘ website. WEST CHESTER — The wind and rain couldn’t keep candidates away from the Charles A. Melton Arts and Education Center Friday night for an informal meet and greet with the public. The West Chester National Association for the Advancement of Colored People (NAACP) […]

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