NEWS


4/23/2020, 12:10pm

Career center offers tips for graduating seniors

Members of the class of 2020 are graduating into the “real world” during a global pandemic and an economy in a virtual freefall, that is seeing unemployment numbers not seen since the Great Depression. Those once far away responsibilities of “adulting” — finding a job, leasing a car or even buying a house — are closer than ever.  Where does a college graduate start after receiving that diploma?


4/14/2020, 9:53pm

Food pantry still serving those in need despite coronavirus

Last month, millions of American poured into grocery stores across the nation buying just about anything they could find. Shelves remained empty for weeks, leaving those who did not have the ability — physically or financially — to buy food and other necessary supplies.


4/7/2020, 4:45pm

Your World Today: An open letter to whomever is not yet self-quarantining:

It has been a month since the first cases of the COVID-19 coronavirus cropped up in the state of Pennsylvania.  When I originally wrote this column Sunday evening, I stated "Since March 7, 11,510 citizens tested positive for the virus, while 152 have died." Now, Tuesday afternoon, I have to change those numbers because 14,559 Pennsylvanians have tested positive and 240 have died.  


3/10/2020, 9:46pm

West Chester moves classes online amid coronavirus concerns

The spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) has prompted West Chester University to move to “alternative modes of instruction.” University officials announced Tuesday that it will move course instruction online for the remainder of the spring semester as coronavirus cases increase in the greater Philadelphia area.