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Plan calls for low-cost senior housing on old NVF property in Kennett Square

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More than 100 rally at Costello’s office urging no vote on ACA repeal

WEST CHESTER >> With chants like “Hey Hey, Ho Ho, we need to see Costello,” and “Keep it, keep it, people really need it,” more than 100 people gathered at Rep. Ryan Costello’s office Thursday at noon to prote...

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    Kennett officials approve new hires, summer school agenda

    Kennett Consolidated school directors approved the following:

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    Kennett Township trails plan advances

    KENNETT TOWNSHIP >> The burgeoning system of trails and sidewalks in Kennett Township took another step forward on Monday night.

    By Matt Freeman For 21st-centurymedia.com |

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    Storm creates dire need for blood donations

    For many in Chester County, the recent storm was an inconvenience, but to some, it is a far more serious matter. Due to the storm, more than 100 blood drives were cancelled across the East Coast on March 14. The Penn Jersey Blood Services Region Suffered 50 of those cancellations. These cancellations resulted in a shortfall of nearly 4,500 blood and platelet donations on March 14 alone.

    By Kacey Stewart For 21st-centurymedia.com |

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    Kennett High raises more than $45,000 in second Mini-THON

    KENNETT SQUARE >> On Feb.24, approximately 300 Kennett High School students stayed on their feet from 8 p.m. Friday, February 24, to 6 a.m. on Saturday morning for Mini-THON, an event to raise money for the Four Diamonds Fund to benefit pediatric cancer research and families whose children are battling the disease.

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    Kennett Square man killed in Route 1 crash; snow, ice cited as a factor

    CHADDS FORD >> A Kennett Square man was killed early Wednesday morning in a violent two-vehicle crash on Route 1 at the intersection of Creek Road. The accident forced the cancellation of every school in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District.

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    KMC gym team off to a strong start

    The Girls KMC USAIGC Gymnastics team is one-third through their season with a very promising and strong start. The team started the season off the first weekend in December in Lancaster, PA at the Miracle on the Square Meet where they faced two other PA teams and two DE teams. KMC swept team awards with first place finishes in all levels- Copper 1 and 2, Bronze, Silver, and Gold. KMC had eight girls that received first place All-Around standings for their age divisions- Julianna Igo...

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    Kennett parents tell school officials they fear bullying of Latino students

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Concern about politically inspired bullying of Latino students has emerged in the Kennett Consolidated School District.

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    Sciscione named YMCA employee of the month

    Steve Sciscione, Kennett Area YMCA coach, has been named employee of the month.

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    Politicians abusing redistricting; don’t miss March 28 meeting on gerrymandering

    I can’t count the number of social media posts and news articles that focus on the political divide of this country – and even our small area of Chester County. What I can count is how often parts of Chester County are sliced and diced to create election districts, from state representatives and senators to our Congressional representatives. How is this possible?

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    New book gives unique insight into how Kennett has prospered

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Kennett Square.

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