State Senator Andy Dinniman will hold a hearing on Wednesday, May 2, to discuss how excessive drinking affects communities such as State College, Bloomsburg and West Chester. The Senate Democratic Policy Committee will meet at 4 p.m. in Courtroom No. 1 of the Chester County Courthouse.
The hearing will address the law-enforcement and nuisance-crime issues that are particularly common in college communities. Senator Dinniman said it would also look at what a recent study by the Pennsylvania Economy League had to say about taxes in college towns.
Read More on Senator Dinniman’s website.
A recent addition to this ChescoDems.org website, it the ‘Donate Now’ button in the right-hand column. The Chester County Democratic Committee is using ClickPledge to process online donations. The bottom line is that it is easy, safe and secure to make donations with a credit card. Why not give it a try?
The Parent Teacher Organization Council (PTOC) of the West Chester Area School District is sponsoring a “Meet the Candidates” Night on Thursday, April 26, from 7 to 10 p.m. in the East High School auditorium. Candidates for the West Chester Area School Board who will appear on the May 15 Primary Election ballot will be present to answer questions. More information is available here.
The Kennett Area Democrats of Zone 8 are hosting a Meet the Candidates night at the Hilton Garden Inn on Baltimore Pike in Kennett Square on April 25 from 7-9pm. State Senator Andy Dinniman will be the special guest speaker and County Commissioner Patrick O’Donnell will act as moderator. Candidates for County Commissioner, Court of Common Pleas Judge, PA Supreme Court Judge, PA Superior Court Judge, Sheriff, Reigister of Wills, Recorder of Deeds and Prothonotary will be there. Also expected are candidates for Kennett Square Borough Council and Unionville Chadds Ford School Board. For more information, contact Jessie Cocks.