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New Garden, West Grove form regional police department

By Fran Maye|

Devon Horse Show chairman from Unionville pleads guilty

Wayne Grafton, chairman of the Devon Horse Show, pleaded guilty Thursday to a Tredyffrin Township disorderly conduct citation, steaming from an incident during this year’s show on May 31. ...

By Richard Ilgenfritz rilgenfritz@21st-centurymedia.com @rpilgenfritz on Twitter |

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    Kennett Copy and More to open in old Rubinstein’s building

    NEW GARDEN >> When Rubinstein’s closed last year, loyal customers told employees Lori Amway and Rhonda Thorpe how much they would miss it, and how they wished someone could keep the store open.

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    Police Reports

    State Police Avondale Barracks Mutual assault >> Grace Ellen Hagerty, 33, of Oxford and Jennifer Marie Parsons, 26, of Gap, physically assaulted each other in the 800 block of Commons Drive in Lower Oxford Township on July 4 at 11:47 p.m., police said.

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    Tom Musser, 81, community leader, Tri-M founder

    W. Thomas Musser, Chairman and Founder of The Tri-M Group, LLC and lifelong resident of Chester County, PA, age 81, passed away on Saturday, July 9, 2016 at his home in Kennett Square, PA; after a brave battle with brain cancer. He was the husband of Bonnie Anderson Musser with whom he shared 52 years of marriage.

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    Friday Night Lights at ChesLen Preserve draws largest crowd to date

    NEWLIN >> It was a night of good drinks, good music and good company at the sixth annual Friday Night Lights, held at the ChesLen Preserve on Friday night.

    Candice Monhollan
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    New sidewalks will connect Kennett Square to New Garden Shopping Center

    KENNETT TOWNSHIP >> Just about any day, people can be seen walking along West Cypress Street just outside of Kennett Square, often with grocery bags in their hands. Sometimes, it’s mothers with kids in tow, other times it’s men, trying to get to jobs.

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    LCH to open dental center in southern Chester County

    The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) granted Kennett Square’s La Comunidad Hispana (LCH) a $350,000 award to open a new dental center to serve southern Chester County.

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    Gun ordinance may be re-enacted in Kennett Township

    For 2st-centurymedia.com They haven’t pulled the trigger on it yet, but Kennett Township’s supervisors say they aim to reenact their gun ordinance at a future meeting. The township put a gun ordinance in place in 2013, after residents complained about noise and potential hazards from unregulated private shooting ranges. The ordinance regulated times people could shoot at such ranges and specified distances from property lines and types of backstops that were acceptable. But...

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    Wendy’s restaurants in Kennett Square, Oxford and Thorndale hacked

    KENNETT SQUARE >>Three Wendy’s restaurants in Chester County -- Thorndale, Kennett Square and Oxford -- were among 1,025 franchise locations nationwide where hackers stole customers’ credit and debit card information.

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    Free concerts under the stars offered in Pocopson Township

    Bring your lawn chair, blanket and a picnic dinner to BrandywineRed Clay Alliance’s Myrick Conservation Center and listen to music under the stars in a beautiful country setting. The Sounds Under the Stars Music Series, began June 30.

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    Victory sidewalk not built to specs allowed to remain

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Earlier this year, borough council demanded that the sidewalk in front of Victory at Magnolia Place be torn up and built properly. Being part of the new Cypress Street Reconstruction Project, the sidewalk was supposed to be half concrete, half brick.

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