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Oxford students get a taste of college life

By Marcella Peyre-Ferry 21st Century Media |

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  • Obituaries

    Andrew Joseph of Pocopson Township

    Andrew “Andy” Joseph, 20, of Pocopson Township, passed away on August 29, 2014, due to complications of epilepsy. He was a 2012 graduate of Unionville High School and was just beginning his junior year at Tulane University in New Orleans, Louisiana, majoring in business.

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  • General news

    Is an elementary school redistricting in the future for U-CF?

    Kennett Square >> The problem is present at Pocopson Elementary School and now the only question is whether a redistricting of the four elementary schools will happen in the Unionville-Chadds Ford district in the near future.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • General news

    Unionville High School has record 19 National Merit Semifinalists named

    Unionville High School received news that 19 seniors have been named National Merit Semifinalists.

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  • General news

    Skateboarders come from afar to Franklin event

    FRANKLIN >> The wheels were spinning on the pathways at Crossan Park Sunday as more than 50 skateboarders from miles away showed up for a competition.

    Chris Barber
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  • General news

    Oxford council addresses taxing issues

    OXFORD >> Oxford Borough Council meeting started early on Monday to discuss the first draft of the budget for 2015. At this point there is no tax increase proposed, but there was discussion of where items might need to be increased.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Former New Garden supervisor starts prison term

    WEST CHESTER >> A contrite former New Garden supervisor was led from a Common Pleas Courtroom Tuesday by sheriff’s deputies to begin serving a state prison sentence for possession of child pornography.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@dailylocal.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • General news

    Thousands in Kennett Square without water after main breaks

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Thousands of Kennett Square residents were without water Sept. 14 after a water main located along East South Street near the front of the Kennett High School ruptured. Borough officials issued a boil water notice as a safety precaution.

    Fran Maye
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  • General news

    Sept. 11: Chester County remembers that fateful day

    Many Chester County communities on Thursday held special observances to remember the deadliest attack on U.S. soil and the nation’s most tragic day: Sept. 11, 2001.

    Fran Maye
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  • General news

    Penn supervisors OK funds for Route 796 redesign

    PENN >> Supervisors approved spending $22,310 for a preliminary design to restructure the intersection of Route 796 and Baltimore Pike Sept. 3.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st-Century Media |

  • General news

    Kennett school board: Who should be allowed to voice opinions at meetings?

    Kennett Square >> In preparation for the new school year, the Kennett Consolidated school board has been reviewing its policies and making changes and updates when necessary.

    Candice Monhollan
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