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King of Prussia appearance by Def Leppard drummer coincides with concert tour schedule

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New program at Willowdale Chapel keeps marriages strong and saves those in trouble

KENNETT SQUARE >> For all intents and purposes, Felix and Susan LaBoy’s marriage of more than 29 years was over. She had moved out of the house, and divorce papers were pending. Although their three children are adults and on their own, t...

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    Philadelphia region under Winter Storm Warning starting at midnight

    The National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Winter Storm warning for the Philadelphia region starting at midnight Tuesday until 6 a.m. Wednesday. The Winter Storm Warning includes the following counties:

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    Taste for craft spirits rising across Philadelphia region

    A sweet fragrance permeates the room as you walk into the Manatawny Still Works, as the art of distilling craft spirits is underway right before your eyes. Four rows of large, aging wooden barrels rest stacked on top of each other toward the back of the room, behind a wooden bar and small seating area. On the left are three tall, steel and copper, cylindrical distilling kettles, connected by a web of piping, on a concrete floor. Quick to welcome you at the door is Piper, the Pottstown...

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    First-ever Victory Block Party coming to Kennett Square May 22

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Borough officials Monday night approved a first annual Victory Brewing Co. block party that will benefit Historic Kennett Square.

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    Montgomery County judge denies Bill Cosby’s request to dismiss sex assault charges

    NORRISTOWN >> A Montgomery County judge has denied a request made by Bill Cosby’s lawyers to dismiss sexual assault charges.

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    Police reports

    Kennett Township Burglary >> At approximately 12:10 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2016, the Kennett Township Police were dispatched to a burglary on the 1000 block on Kaolin Road in Kennett Square. The burglary is reported to have happened between the hours of 9 a.m. to noon. The victim reported money and jewelry stolen from the residence. Anyone with information is urged to contact Kennett Township police at 610-388-2874.

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    20-lot cluster development planned in Willowdale

    A proposed development near the Willowdale crossroads got an overview from the East Marlborough board of supervisors at their monthly meeting Monday night.

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    Chester County man draws jail for pot deal in Salford

    NORRISTOWN >> A Chester County man has been sentenced to jail time for trafficking marijuana in Montgomery County.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

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    Local artists bring their skills to the flower show

    Penn >> When the Philadelphia Flower Show opens on March 5, visitors will be dazzled not only by acres of outstanding landscapes, but by a number of fine art displays featuring beautiful and fascinating plants.

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    Ceramics and soup for a good cause

    Oxford >> The Oxford Arts Alliance is combining ceramics and soup to suppost a local charitible agency.

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    Sen. Dinniman visits Kennett Middle to speak out against standardized tests

    NEW GARDEN >> When students in Kate Madigan’s English class at Kennett Middle School wrote to Sen. Andy Dinniman telling him how unfair Keystone Exams are, and suggesting alternatives, Dinniman decided to pay a visit to the class to get their input in person.

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