W. Chester officials part of Obama ‘fiscal cliff’ call

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 12/13/12 As Congress and residents across the country raise concern about the so-called “fiscal cliff,” West Chester Mayor Carolyn Comitta joined roughly 100 other leaders in the United States Wednesday for a conference call with President Barack Obama. Comitta said she has been a part of a handful of […]

President Obama’s VICTORY Speech

That’s why we do this. That’s what politics can be. That’s why elections matter. It’s not small, it’s big. It’s important. Democracy in a nation of 300 million can be noisy and messy and complicated. We have our own opinions. Each of us has deeply held beliefs. And when we go through tough times, when […]

Women: On Election Day, the Choice is Yours!

by West Chester Mayor Carolyn Comitta and Chester County Commissioner Kathi Cozzone We have all heard the saying, “If you have your health, you have everything”. Today, women in Chester County and across Pennsylvania will go to the ballot box with a clear and hugely consequential choice. We need a president who will protect the […]

Open the Door

by Dianne Herrin, West Chester Hurricane Sandy is causing so much suffering, and I, like everyone, am very saddened by it. I am heartened, however, by the fact that politicians in high places (like New York’s Cuomo and Bloomberg) are finally issuing a public call for action on the climate crisis. I have been working […]