All Posts by Ken Knickerbocker

Pair of Counselors and Pillars of Parkesburg Community Move Practices into Borough

Jill Miller and Tina O’Connor – a pair of licensed professional counselors and pillars of the Parkesburg community who run separate businesses but share the same office space – have found a new home for their


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Victory Brewing, Southern Tier Brewing Co. Form Alliance

The pioneering brewmasters at Downingtown-based Victory Brewing have pulled chairs up to a popular bar on the other side of the mountains and cracked open a landmark alliance that could change the way patrons raise their


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Parkesburg House of the Week

Address: 488 Washington Ave Specs: 3 bedroom, 1.5 baths Sq. Ft.: 1,294 Price: $179,900 Taxes: $4,784 Realtor Description: Move right in to the this beautifully updated 3 bedroom home in Parkesburg. Gorgeous kitchen with granite countertops,


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Octorara Hosts African American Read-In


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Parkesburg Yesterday

First Avenue looking east after the blizzard of 1958 courtesy of Brian Treadway as posted to facebook.  


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Chester County Officials Tell Residents, ‘Get Ready!’

With this weekend’s forecast for the first significant winter storm of 2016, Chester County’s Department of Emergency Services (CCDES) is encouraging residents to sign up for ReadyChesCo.org – the free text and e-mail service providing local


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Octorara Boys Basketball Down Unionville, Rustin, Remain Unbeaten

Gene Lambert’s boys basketball team started 2016 on the same torrid pace they ended 2015 with two straight wins. On Monday evening Lambert’s squad, led by Christian and Jackson ray’s combined 33 points, ran away from


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What’s Going On With Main Street?

Update: August 12, 2016 By: Jack Mariano Good News! Construction has begun on the handicap access ramps and it appears as if the crew is beginning at South Culvert Street and moving east.  P.T. is hoping


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Jones’ Food Street Journal: Best of the Year

By David Jones Well, we had 239 meals out in restaurants this year. My best of list is ‘only’ based on these visits and is concentrated on the establishments that I reviewed during the year. This


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Octorara Class of ’74 Prom Nostalgia

Are you Class of ’74 graduate of Octorara High School and want a unique keepsake to remember your time there? This 1974 Octorara prom ring charm, which showed up on Craigslist yesterday, might be just the


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