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Archive | February, 2019

Medicare Information – What is APPRISE?

As of January 2019, Chester County has 86,866 residents receiving Medicare either due to age (65) or due to disability.  Over 15,000 of these Medicare beneficiaries are low-income residents.  The Chester County Department of Aging Services’ APPRISE Program provides confidential, unbiased, and FREE Medicare and Medicare/Medicaid counseling. Please click here to view the “Mysteries of […]

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Public Hearing for Ordinance #197-2019 Postponed

The hearing for proposed ordinance #197-2019, amending Chapter 27 (Zoning Ordinance) of the Township Code of Ordinances with respect to brew pubs, microbreweries, microdistilleries, and wineries, originally scheduled to take place during the Board of Supervisors Regular Meeting on February 13, 2019, has been postponed to a yet-to-be announced date.  Click here to see the […]

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Chester County Fire Chiefs Association to Host Golf Outing on May 6

The Chester County Fire Chiefs Association is holding its fourth annual golf outing at the Applecross Country Club, 110 Zynn Road, Downingtown, PA, 19335, on Monday, May 6, 2019.  The cost is $100 per golfer; for registration information, click here.  Sponsorship opportunities are also available.  Registration is due by April 1; checks may be made […]

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Unclaimed Military Decorations May be Reunited Through Treasury Website

The Pennsylvania Treasury has launched a new website dedicated to reuniting unclaimed property with their rightful owners, including military decorations.  Users may search their own name or the name of a loved one to see if the Treasury is holding a military decoration as unclaimed property.  Such decorations are often reported to the Treasury as […]

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Grants Available to Dairy Farmers

The Pennsylvania Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) is accepting applications for the Pennsylvania Dairy Investment Program (PDIP), established under Act 42 of 2018.  Grants awarded under this program may be used for researching new technologies, products, and best practices; marketing to new domestic and international markets; exploring new business opportunities to diversify operations […]

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