“Rep. Costello, do your job!”

by Nathaniel Smith, Politics: A View from West Chester, 6/29/16 “Rep. Costello, do your job!” was the first of several chants by the 25 people assembled under his office window on West Market St. on June 27. Then, it was on to “Background checks now!” and “No guns for terrorists!” And “What did Congress do […]

West Chester councilwoman speaks on gun violence

by Jeremy Gerrard, Daily Local News, 2/18/13 Affected by gun violence in her life, West Chester Borough Council Vice President Cassandra Jones took to Washington D.C. last week to speak to legislators on the current high profile topic of gun legislation. Courtesy photo West Chester Borough Council Vice President Cassandra Jones meets with First Lady […]

Cassandra with FLOTUS (Michelle Obama!)

“I had the most amazing experiences last week in DC. Mayors Against Illegal Guns was invited to a congressional hearing, to a White House briefing and then to a watch party for the Presidents’ State of the Union speech. So fulfilling to be a part of these national conversations on violence among our youth in […]