West Chester


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West Chester,

borough (1990 pop. 18,041), seat of Chester co., SE Pa., W of Philadelphia; inc. 1799. Primarily residential, West Chester was long the trade and processing center for an agricultural region that is now mainly suburbs. Pharmaceuticals and high-technology products are among the borough's diversified manufactures. West Chester Univ. of Pennsylvania is located there. Brandywine Battlefield State Park, on the site of the battle of BrandywineBrandywine, battle of,
in the American Revolution, fought Sept. 11, 1777, along Brandywine Creek. The creek, formed by two small branches in SE Pennsylvania, flows southeast to join, near Wilmington, Del., the Christina River, which empties into the Delaware.
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 (1777), is nearby. The Turk's Head Inn (1747), an early stagecoach stop, still stands.
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After we had been married about a month, he began to talk of my going to West Chester in order to embark for Ireland.
Governor Tom Wolf and Department of Community and Economic Development officials walked alongside West Chester Improvement District Executive Director Malcolm Johnstone and local business owners through downtown West Chester, commending their efforts to maintain unique spaces for residents and tourists.
business has completed the purchase of three buildings on Brandywine Parkway in West Chester, Pennsylvania, which, together with three other buildings Teva owns in the same corporate park, firmly establishes a North America Research and Development campus, the company said.
Target: Three buildings on Brandywine Parkway in West Chester, Pennsylvania
Linkbank plans to use the Camp Hill location for its new headquarters, Samuel said, while maintaining its branch in West Chester and its new branch in Lancaster County.
He estimated the total real estate, construction and franchise purchase costs to be about $15 million for the West Chester dealership.
West Chester, PA, October 06, 2018 --(PR.com)-- West Chester University is hosting an Off-Campus Housing Fair on Monday, October 8th from 10am - 1pm in the Sykes Student Union ballrooms, 110 Rosedale Avenue.
Great Lakes District Conference 10/5-6/2018 West Chester, OH
WEST CHESTER, Pa: Key Financial's Patti Brennan will be one of three Top Advisors presenting at the Barron's Regional Summit in Philadelphia.
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Chester County fire crews have been battling a four-alarm fire Thursday at a senior living community in West Chester, Pennsylvania.
The Savoy at the Streets of West Chester, a mixed-use development in an area that was primed to be Northern Cincinnati's premier entertainment district, had a void.

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