In Other News

Classic car show raises $9,000 for Kennett’s Joseph Boxler fund

By Katrina Nichols Special to 21st Century Media|

Sheppard crowned Unionville Community Fair queen

EAST MARLBOUGH >> Eva Sheppard, a senior at Unionville High School, was crowned 2016 Unionville Community Fair Queen Thursday night at Unionville Elementary School. ...

By Fran Maye|

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    Local students qualify as National Merit semifinalists

    Officials of National Merit Scholarship Corporation announced the names of approximately 16,000 Semifinalists in the 62nd annual National Merit Scholarship Program.

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    Local vape shop owners say new tax will cripple industry

    KENNETT SQUARE >> A new tax on vape shops, known as a “floor tax” that was enacted as part of this year’s budget revenue package, could have a crippling effect on the vape industry and cause many stores to close, some vape shop owners say.

    Fran Maye
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  • Crime

    Police Reports

    State Police Avondale Barracks DUI >> Gary Ralph Kelley, 60, of Kirkwood was arrested for DUI following a traffice stop on Route 1 north of Route 82 in Kennett Township on Sept. 3 at 12:05 a.m., police said.

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    Christmas season arrives early in Kennett Square

    Big Lots in Kennett Square put up its Christmas decorations Sept. 12, officially becoming the first store to get a jump on the holiday season. But we still have a month and a half until we get to Halloween.

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    New Italian restaurant coming to Kennett area

    A relatively upscale Italian restaurant may soon take its place among the new options for dining in East Marlborough Township.

    By Matt Freeman|

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    Patton student among 300 semifinalists in national Science Fair competition

    Unionville Chadds Ford Student among 300 Semifinalists in the Broadcom MASTERS National Science Fair Competition

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    Avon Grove Charter PTO will host farm-to-table dinner

    LONDON GROVE >> In the spirit of the legend that true love and home grown tomatoes are the only two things that money can’t buy, the folks at the Avon Grove Charter School are hosting a dinner to consume what’s grown on campus. That way, friends and parents they can taste what comes from the heart of the school.

    Chris Barber
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    Results of the 31st annual Mushroom Festival

    Amateur Mushroom Cook-off: Sunnyside of ‘Shrooms, Sherry Kozlowski, of Morgantown, West Virginia. Three Ways Mushroom Breakfast Tostada Crisp with Citrus Chipotle Sauce, by Areli Biggers, of Hopkinton, Massachusettes won second place and Mushroom Biscuit Egg Sandwich with Mushroom Ragu, by Christine Familetti, of Broomall, Pennsylvania came in third.

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    Record-breaking attendance for 31st-annual Mushroom Festival

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Ideal weather Sunday, though a bit hot on Saturday, set the scene for more than 100,000 people to flock to the 31st annual Kennett Square Mushroom Festival over the weekend.

    Fran Maye
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    Economic report paints bright future for Kennett Square, Kennett Township

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The old NVF property, a 26-acre site located off Mill Road that was once on the SuperFund list for serious contamination of land, should play a major role in the economic success of the borough and Kennett Township for the next decade.

    Fran Maye
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