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Family of teen suicide victim upset after school excludes her in yearbook  WPVI-TV

14-year-old Rose Rondinelli was a true light for her family, always smiling and making others laugh. Sadly, just a few months ago, she lost her life.



2 Downingtown schools earn Title 1 Distinguished Schools | News  Daily Local News

The Downingtown Area School District announced that the Pennsylvania Department of Education – Division of Federal Programs has named both Bradford ...



Cavalcade of Bands coming to Downingtown | Local News  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN—Downingtown Music Parents Association is hosting the Cavalcade of Bands marching band competition at Kottmeyer Stadium on Saturday ...



Like Parkland, a Pa. school district faced a teen suicide cluster  Grand Haven Tribune

PHILADELPHIA — After two student survivors of the mass shooting in Parkland, Fla., took their lives this month, high school and community officials there are ...



Downingtown school board member Barbara 'Bobbi' Albright dies at 69  Daily Local News

DASD announced the sudden passing of Downingtown School Board member Barbara Albright, who was first elected in 2013.



Downingtown's 3 high schools rank on most challenging programs in U.S.  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> Downingtown's three high schools - STEM Academy, Downingtown West High School and Downingtown East High School - all appear on ...



Chester County native Zack Steffen reportedly heading to Manchester City  Brotherly Game

A deal worth about $9 million is reportedly being finalized.



Chester Co. Man, Talented Carpenter, Woodworker, Passes At 34  West Chester, PA Patch

Chesco Man Passes At 34 - West Chester, PA - Drew Martin also loved cars, music, and playing guitar, according to his obituary.



Lampeter-Strasburg, Manheim Township among U.S. News' best high schools  LancasterOnline

For the first time in five years, there's a new top-ranked high school in Lancaster County.



2,700 Students From Across Western Pa. To Attend Special ‘Hamilton’ Performance  CBS Pittsburgh

Follow KDKA-TV: Facebook | Twitter. PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Nearly 3,000 high school students from across the region will get to attend a special performance ...



Axe-throwing craze comes to West Chester area  Daily Local News

WEST GOSHEN—Jason Gomez of Downingtown couldn't find a pool table in a restaurant or bar in West Chester, so he started his own “axe throwing ...



Downingtown Robotics team advances to world championship | National and World  Daily Local News

Downingtown >> The Downingtown High School Robotics team has advanced to the world championship to be held later this month in Michigan following ...



4 Facts about Kelly Frey from WTAE  Earn The Necklace

WTAE news anchor, Kelly Frey is one of the most inspirational women in broadcast. Find out about her and her family in Kelly Frey's wiki.



Downingtown West student dies of complications from the flu  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> Downingtown West High School senior Andrew Specht died Friday of complications from the flu.



Downingtown names new athletic director | National and World  Daily Local News

EAST CALN – The Downingtown Area School Board Wednesday appointed a new athletic director to begin employment in July.



Former Downingtown star overcame adversity to hoist Lombardi Trophy  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN – When Keith Carter plowed into the back of a car on his motorcycle in April of 2003, it was the type of devastating crash that would derail just.



Helm winds up storied career at Downingtown | Sports | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> As a player, then a coach and finally an administrator, Jack Helm tackled everything that came his way with the edge and confidence of a ...



From high school teammates to Ivy rivals — Penn's Betley and Cornell's Warren ready to square off  The Daily Pennsylvanian

When Penn men's basketball (17-7, 7-1 Ivy) takes on Cornell (9-12, 3-5) on Saturday, the history between the two teams will go back much further than the ...



U.S. schools turn to new programs to warn teens of drug risks  Reuters

DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. (Reuters) - The desperate cry of a mother finding her 17-year-old son dead from a painkiller and another prescription drug instantly ...



Downingtown graduate honors coach with a scholarship in his name  Daily Local News

EAST CALN >> There is no greater gift a teacher can receive than to be remembered fondly by a former student.



Home is where the heart is… but not where the Knights have been  Knight Crier

TOWAMENCIN- There are always great high school football stories that we hear about. The entire community gathers in one place to support their high school ...



Family speaks out after yearbook omits entry for daughter who died by suicide: 'Rose didn't matter to them'  Yahoo News

A family in Pennsylvania is in "pain" after seeing that their deceased daughter had been omitted from her high school's yearbook.



After daughter dies of drug overdose, father works to help others  Daily Local News

EAST MARLBOROUGH—A Kennett Square man would not be alive today if 23-year-old Kacie Rumford hadn't died of a drug overdose in her bedroom five ...



2017 Downingtown Christmas Parade set for Saturday | National and World  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> The Downingtown Good Neighbor Christmas announced it's proud to present its annual Christmas Parade this Saturday.



It's Your Move  The Philadelphia Citizen

A new campaign for teens—and by teens—aims to stop prescription opioid misuse. Keep reading to find out more about how kids are helping.



Six Downingtown graduates inducted into Alumni Association's Hall of Fame  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> Six Downingtown graduates were recently recognized as inductees into the Downingtown Area School District and Alumni Association's ...



D-West's Milano gets Hall call | Sports | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

DOWNINGTOWN >> One of the most successful and innovative head football coaches in the state is being inducted into the Pennsylvania Football Coaches ...



Downingtown East marching band ranks in Cavalcade of Bands competition  Daily Local News

ALLENTOWN >> The Downingtown East High School Blue and Gold Marching Band competed in Cavalcade of Bands Championships at J. Birney Crum ...



Kyle Lauletta Is Leading Downingtown East To History  CBS Local

By Joseph Santoliquito. Philadelphia, PA (CBS) — Kyle Lauletta keeps a private list in his head. It's an inventory of all the Division I schools that broke promises ...



102 Pa. National Merit Scholarship winners recognized: here's the list  PennLive.com

Merit Scholars each receive $2500 and were chosen from more than 15000 finalists.



These are the best public high schools in Pennsylvania, according to Niche  PennLive.com

Stock photo from Pixabay. Compiled by Julia Hatmaker | jhatmaker@pennlive.com. Looking for the best public high school in the state? Niche.com's list of the ...



Manheim Township kicker Jack Rodenberger, 2 L-L League coaches to compete in Sunday's East/West game  LancasterOnline

Two kickoffs, four punts and an extra-point kick. That was the stat line for Jack Rodenberger the last time he played on the turf at Altoona's Mansion Park Stadium ...



Samuel W. Supplee, III | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Samuel W. Supplee, III, 83, of Robert Fulton Highway, Peach Bottom, PA, died at his residence, surrounded by his family, on Saturday, October 20, 2018. He and ...



Tens of thousands attend West Chester Christmas Parade  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER — USA Today called QVC West Chester's Christmas celebration "one of the top-ten places to experience the arrival of Santa Claus during the ...



Not forgotten: He ran Very Best Weiner Shop in Pottstown  Reading Eagle Company

Christy Christ is remembered for running a friendly neighborhood hot dog establishment.



Top 50 high schools in Philadelphia, suburbs ranked by state's latest School Performance Profile scores  PhillyVoice.com

The state Department of Education last Thursday released 2016 School Performance Profile scores for all Pennsylvania schools.



Coatesville legends head new class of Chester County Sports Hall of Fame inductees  Daily Local News

COATESVILLE >> The only city in Chester County has a long, rich tradition in athletics, so it shouldn't surprise anyone that more than a third of the 2017 class of.



100 Best High Schools In Pennsylvania - Is Your School On List?  Patch.com

Norristown, PA - New 2016 list: Niche.com collected test results, graduation rates, surveys and more to determine the best schools in PA and in the U.S.A..



As guest speaker, Davis hits a home run  Chester County Press

Ben Davis, the former major leaguer who serves as a broadcaster and color analyst of Philadelphia Phillies games, returned to Kennett Square on Saturday, Jan ...



15 local teachers district winners for 2018 Citadel Heart of Learning  southern chester county weeklies

Exton >> More than a dozen Chester County teachers were recently surprised at their school; each received the 2018 Citadel Heart of Learning Award.



Residents defend, decry suspended STEM administrator Zachary Ruff  Daily Local News

EAST CALN >> The public response at a school board meeting on Wednesday regarding the unknown fate of Downingtown STEM Academy administrator ...



Three local scholar-athletes honored with Yoder awards  southern chester county weeklies

WEST CHESTER >> Avon Grove athletes Olivia Paoletti and Bryce De Muth along with Downingtown East's Bryce Lauletta received the second annual Richard ...



Chesco Family Files Lawsuit Over Teen Girl’s Head Injury at Soccer Practice  CBS Local

By Brad Segall. DOWNINGTOWN, Pa. (CBS) — A Chester County family has filed a federal lawsuit in Philadelphia, alleging their daughter suffered a traumatic ...



Fellow workers fondly remember deceased Marsh Creek teacher  Daily Local News

UWCHLAN >> Marsh Creek Sixth Grade Center math teacher Mike Getz, who died on July 27 at the age of 47, was a favorite teacher remembered for his ability ...



Downingtown West High School Makenna Colby | National and World | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

Downingtown High School West Campus is proud to call Makenna Colby our 2014 Top Athlete. Makenna is a fierce field hockey player that is well respected in ...



National Merit Scholarship winners: 102 Pa. students make the list  York Daily Record

The list of 102 Pennsylvania students who won National Merit Scholarships includes kids from school districts across the state, including eight in the southcentral ...



2018 Pennsylvania high school football scores powered by Scorestream  High School Football America

Follow 2018 Pennsylvania high school football scores all season long from our partners at Scorestream at highschoolfootballamerica.com.



DHS Hall of Fame debuts with five inductees  The Times of Chester County

By Kathleen Brady Shea, Managing Editor, The Times. State Rep. Becky Corbin poses with Hall of Fame honoree Curt Schroder. State Rep. Becky Corbin (lelt) ...



Tina Marie (Acker) Giangiacomo | Obituaries  LancasterOnline

Tina Marie (Acker) Giangiacomo, 58 of Reading, passed away, Thursday April 7, 2016 in Lancaster General Hospital. She was the wife of Michael Giangiacomo.



| (VIDEO) River Hawks Win Penguin Cup; Ready Now for State Title  The Kittanning Paper

Last night was one for the history books as the Armstrong River Hawks hockey team shut out Quaker Valley 5-0 to win the Penguin Cup at the UPMC Lemieux ...



Just call detective 'doctor' | National and World | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER >> Members of law enforcement are known by a variety of honorifics. “Patrolman,” for one. “Officer,” for another. “Detective,” “Sergeant ...



New director of Mill at Anselma has big plans for historic site  The Mercury

WEST PIKELAND >> “See the large gears go round and round, Hear their soothing rumbling sound,” reads an interpretive sign at the Mill at Anselma. The mill's ...



Brother and Sister Killed, Driver Arrested After Pickup Truck Crashes Into Minivan  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A brother and sister were killed and a driver was charged with DUI after a pickup truck and a minivan collided Saturday night in Chester County.



First openly gay person in Pa. General Assembly concerned about Trump presidency  Central Penn Business Journal

Before he was a lawyer or a lawmaker, Brian Sims was a standout athlete. The son of two now-retired lieutenant colonels in the U.S. Army, Sims lived in 17 ...



Revision to 2017 Best High Schools Rankings | Morse Code: Inside the College Rankings  U.S. News & World Report

After the online release of the 2017 U.S. News Best High Schools rankings on April 25, it became evident that there were errors in the rankings of a small ...



9 Main Line Area Schools Named to Top 500 US High Schools  Mainline Today

Nine Main Line area schools were named to Newsweek's “America's Top High School's 2015,” an annual list of the 500 best public schools in the country, two of ...



Hart Break: Man gets jail time as thefts from mother split family  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER >> The reunion that the Hart brothers held this week was a long time coming, but it was not a joyous one.



Wissahickon High School band among 18 chosen for QVC West Chester Christmas Parade  Montgomery Newspapers

AMBLER >> Members of the Wissahickon High School Marching Band were decked out in Christmas lights Dec. 1, practicing their performance in the high ...



The week in lehighvalleylive.com obituaries: 40 with local ties remembered  lehighvalleylive.com

The following loved ones, friends and neighbors died recently.



Statewide Pennsylvania High School Football Scores  Patch.com

Statewide Pennsylvania High School Football Scores - Philadelphia, PA - All the high school football schedules and scores from all over Pennsylvania.



Owen J. Roberts High School ranked in top 500 nationally  The Mercury

SOUTH COVENTRY >> Owen J. Roberts High School has gotten some good news that will get the school year off to a positive start when doors open next week.



Eight players and one coach heading into the Kennett Old Timers Baseball Hall of Fame  Chester County Press

Baseball has a long and rich history in Chester County, and each year the Kennett Old Timers Baseball Association honors those local players who have shined ...



Specialist joins the Penn State extension team  PennLive.com

Elizabeth Bosak has joined the staff at the Penn State Cooperative Extension Office as a field and forage crop science and on-farm research specialist.



Two first-time candidates seek East Nantmeal supervisor seat  The Mercury

EAST NANTMEAL >> The race for supervisor has two first-time candidates competing for the same seat.



Perry County Times Obituaries - August 26, 2017  PennLive.com

GERALDINE A. BORNMAN Geraldine "Jerry Ann" Bornman, 86, of Ellabell, Ga., formerly of Enola, died Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017. She was born May 18, 1931.



Reviewing Penn State's top Class of 2019 recruiting targets in July, and how much space is left?  PennLive.com

BY GREG PICKEL | gpickel@pennlive.com. Don't Edit. Penn State recruit Michael Johnson Jr. during a summer prospect camp on June 8, 2017. Joe Hermitt ...



Comcast Awards $184,000 in Scholarships to Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...



Suspect in DUI Crash That Killed Teens Claimed He Was Distracted by Text: Officials  NBC 10 Philadelphia

A Chester County man charged with DUI in a crash that killed teen siblings last month allegedly told police he was reading a text message moments before the ...



Hatboro-Horsham directors announce new administrators | News  Montgomery Newspapers

With the district's superintendent and an assistant superintendent stepping down, the Hatboro-Horsham School District approved a number of new ...



State rep. Brian Sims calls inquiry into speaking fees, travel a ‘clickbaitsmear attempt’  Metro.us

Philly never seems to run out of political corruption stories. But a gay state representative and rising political star recently in the news for receiving $53,000 in ...



A team means family  The Daily Pennsylvanian

On Oct. 8, 2005, all that Penn football player Greg Ambrogi had to worry about was a slippery Franklin Field turf, and even that was working out in his favor.



QVC Christmas Parade features Miss America, marching bands, antique vehicles  Daily Local News

West Chester >> Christmas may fall on Dec. 25 but the economic “gifts” from the QVC West Chester Christmas Parade mean hundreds of thousands of dollars ...



Wal-Mart launches management training academy at Hilltown store  Bucks County Courier Times

Wal-Mart held a graduation ceremony at its Hilltown store Tuesday to celebrate the first group of employees to complete its Wal-Mart Academy training program.



Cedar Cliff linemen Garrett Villar, Dylan Farrow added to final PSFCA East-West football game  PennLive.com

Cedar Cliff lineman Garrett Villar poses with his brothers Riley and Colten Merritt at Harrisburg International Airport. The Colts were preparing to board a flight to ...



Tredyffrin swears in new police officer | News  Main Line

Tredyffrin officials swore in the newest member of the police department Monday night when District Magisterial Judge Analisa Sondergaard administered the ...



Comcast Awards $187,000 In Scholarships To 178 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...



Softball Coach Maria DiBernardi To Retire Following 2018 Season  Villanova University Official Athletic Site

VILLANOVA, Pa. - Villanova University Director of Athletics, Mark Jackson , announced today that head softball coach Maria DiBernardi will retire following the ...



PHOTOS: Top fan photos from around the country, Oct. 10-16  USA TODAY High School Sports

Here are the top national fan photos from our partners at ScoreStream. Make sure you post your team's best photo to ScoreStream and see if it makes the cut in ...



John Byford Named Women's Soccer Associate Head Coach  Temple University Athletics

PHILADELPHIA – John Byford, who has accumulated over a decade of head coaching experience at the collegiate level, has been named associate head ...



Backs, linemen dominate 17-man Duke recruiting class  WRALSportsFan.com

Seventeen student-athletes signed national letters of intent Wednesday making their commitment do David Cutcliffe's program official.



Delone to present 'Masterworks' | Local News  Gettysburg Times

The 32 members of the Delone Catholic High School Marching Band will be bringing some "Masterworks" to the field this fall.



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