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Kennett Symphony will hold instrumental competition |Jan 16, 2014

The Kennett Symphony of Chester County will hold its junior instrumental competition on Saturday, Feb. 15, in the auditorium at Kendal at Longwood for students in grades four through eight who live in the Chester, Delaware and New Castle County areas.

Grandparents enhance the excitement on Christmas Day |Jan 4, 2014

When I was a teenager, I spent Christmas with my grandparents in Massachusetts, as my parents lived in Argentina and it was a little far to go for Christmas. My grandparents included anyone who had a touch of family blood, or if not that, had no place to go for Christmas which made for fascinating gatherings.

Record attendance for annual Mushroom Festival |Sep 12, 2013

KENNETT SQUARE ó Fueled by perfect weather, the 28th annual Mushroom Festival set a record for attendance as tens of thousands of people visited the borough to enjoy live music, see mushroom exhibitions and visit the more than 230 vendors.

Kennett Symphony wows at childrenís concert with Jack and the Beanstalk |Mar 14, 2013

State of the Art: Illustration after Howard Pyle |Feb 21, 2013

In this part of the world acclaimed illustrator Howard Pyle is legendary. Acknowledged as the teacher and mentor of the famous illustrators of the 19th and 20th century at his death in 1911, this prolific artist and author was mourned by people around the world.