Congressman Meehan issues statement on debt ceiling

As the country’s two main political parties remain at an impasse over raising the nation’s debt ceiling, Sen. Mitch McConnell offered a plan to allow President Obama to prevent default by raising it on his own.  McConnell’s plan would require Obama to request a debt limit increase from Congress in three separate stages between now…
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Malvern man pleads guilty to stealing $1.7 million from CHOP

A Malvern man pleaded guilty Wednesday to stealing more than $1 million from a children’s hospital, which authorities say the man used to live a lavish lifestyle. Roosevelt Hairston Jr., 46, pleaded guilty to mail fraud, money-laundering, and filing a false tax return stemming from his embezzlement of $1.7 million from the Children’s Hospital of…
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Upper Main Line Police report July 12th

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Karzai’s half brother assassinated by bodyguard

By The Associated Press KANDAHAR, Afghanistan (AP) — President Hamid Karzai’s powerful half brother, a lightning rod for criticism of deep-rooted corruption within the Afghan government, was assassinated Tuesday by a bodyguard at his home in southern Afghanistan. Ahmed Wali Karzai, the head of the Kandahar provincial council, was shot twice — once in the…
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Radnor Charter Review Committee sets guidelines

By Alan Thomasathomas@mainlinemedianews.com The Radnor Charter Review Committee met Monday night to discuss guidelines in recommending changes in the township Home Rule Charter of 1976 and, more specifically, to adopt a decision matrix for reaching those changes. The committee also heard from a member of the 1976 charter committee. Gerry Scott, who was treasurer of…
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State axes WAMs, streamlines funding programs

By MARK SCOLFORO,Associated Press HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The job of attracting out-of-state businesses and helping revitalize communities got a bit tougher for state officials when the Pennsylvania budget passed recently with a cut of more than $114 million to the Department of Community and Economic Development. The 35 percent funding reduction to the agency…
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Video:Man dead, woman injured in West Goshen domestic

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Malvern event raises money

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Man dead, woman injured in West Goshen domestic

By JENNIFER CARBONIStaff Writer WEST GOSHEN – Police are investigating after a man was found dead and a woman injured inside a home here early Monday morning. West Goshen Police Capt. Joe Gleason said a preliminary investigation indicated both victims suffered gunshot wounds during what was likely a domestic dispute about 5:30 a.m. in the…
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Sugartown Rd. in Berwyn to be closed

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Art thief tripped up stealing ink cartridges

By MICHAEL P. RELLAHAN, WEST CHESTER – When Senior Judge Thomas G. Gavin last week asked George A. Athanasatos what he did for a living – in an attempt to gauge whether the defendant could post bail following his sentencing on retail theft and conspiracy charges – Athanasatos responded modestly that he sold cars, “used…
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New subdivision ordinance review moves ahead in Tredyffrin

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Montco sponsors recycled art contest

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Darby Paoli Road closed by downed trees

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Darby Paoli Rd is closed at Brooke Rd

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Act 1 will now squeeze school districts

By LINDA STEIN School districts are more limited in their ability to raise property taxes, now that Gov. Tom Corbett has signed new restrictions into law. Act 1, which was adopted in 2006, restricted a school district’s ability to raise taxes to an index that the state Department of Education determined each year. If school…
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HARB clarifies: Garage connection is OK

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Video: Extensive tree damage at Willows, more storms on the way

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Car hits Bridgeport speed display; police seek information

By Keith Phucaseditor@mainlinemedianews.com BRIDGEPORT – Police are working to identify a driver who crashed into a portable speed-monitoring display on Ford Street June 30 then left the scene without reporting the incident. The speed monitor, perched on two wheels, was sitting on the side of the road when it was hit. The device records the…
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July 4th at the Cannon Run

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BID plans landscaping enhancements along two major routes

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Darby Paoli Rd closed into rush hour

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Quilters at Montco SAAC

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