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Local man walking 8,992 miles for disabled veterans

By Fran Maye|

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    Despite high winds, Chester County Balloon Festival flies high

    NEW GARDEN>>Tens of thousands of people attended the Chester County Hot Air Balloon Festival at the New Garden Flying Field over the weekend.

    Fran Maye
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    Kennett Brewing Co. opens in Kennett Square

    For 21st-centurymedia.com It’s a Thursday afternoon, Kennett Square’s newest brew pub is days from opening, and Mark Osborne, the self-confessed obsessive who’s a big part of the driving force behind the Kennett Brewing Company, is everywhere at once during the final scramble to get everything ready.

    By Matt Freeman |

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    New program aims to alleviate family homelessness in area

    WEST GROVE>>An initiative to end family homelessness in Southern Chester County that involves 23 local churches will begin this fall.

    Fran Maye
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  • News

    So much history in a small town in France

    And I’m sitting by the Seine… It’s a pleasure to be soakin’ in

    By Gene Pisasale For centurymedia.com “Well it’s a rainy night in Paris… |

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    Kennett students told to cure cancer and change lives

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Dream big, take nothing for granted, live life to the fullest and change lives.

    Fran Maye
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    Bancroft, Greenwood students learn about water safety

    Students at Greenwood and Bancroft elementary schools got a head start on learning to swim by participating in a unique SPLASH program at the Kennett Area YMCA Friday.

    Fran Maye
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    Kennett parents tell officials not to shortchange art, music, gym and Spanish classes

    A parent and former teacher insistently asked the Kennett Consolidated School District board members to reconsider the amount of time kindergarten students are taught art, music, gym and other special subjects.

    By Matt Freeman For 21st-centurymedia.com |

  • Crime

    Police Reports

    Correction Car crash >> In the May 28 issue of the police reports in The Kennett Paper and Avon Grove Sun, it was mistakenly reported that Kathleen DeCamillo of Cochranville rear-ended another car and fled. In fact, DeCamillo’s car was the one that was struck, and the operator of the striking vehicle, not DeCamillo, fled the scene temporarily.

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    Unionville students told bigger and better things are ahead

    NEWARK, DE.>>Four years of high school was merely a “stepping stone” to bigger and better things, and it did more than merely prepare students for life in the real world.

    Fran Maye
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  • Crime

    Kennett Square man arrested for alleged bank robbery spree

    COURTHOUSE >> A Chester County man is being held in Montgomery County jail for allegedly committing a spree of bank robberies in Montgomery, Westmoreland and Lancaster counties.

    By Dan Clark dclark@timesherald.com @Danclark08 on Twitter |

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