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Football: Running game, Dunleavy powers Blue Demons

By Pete DiGiovanni pdigiovanni@dailylocal.com @DLNSports on Twitter |

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  • Opinion

    Mushrooms: Delicious and healthy food

    Mushrooms, mushrooms everywhere! Mushrooms have been used as food and medicines for thousands of years. Many people enjoy eating various types of mushrooms, in both raw and cooked forms. Most are grown in Chester County, in the town of Kennett Square and its surrounding area, which is also known as “The Mushroom Capital of the World.” With lots of health benefits and a variety of ways to prepare them, it is easy to understand why so many chefs like to incorporate them into...

    By Dr. Chad Laurence |

  • General news

    Police urge caution on roadways during Labor Day weekend

    As the summer’s final holiday weekend approaches police are stepping up traffic safety enforcement in an effort to reduce the number of deaths on the state’s roadways.

    By Michael N. Price mprice@dailylocal.com @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |

  • Opinion

    DOWNWIND: Unusual art exhibit at the Brandyine River Museum

    The Brandywine River Museum of Art has a really big show with works by East Buffalo, New York, artist watercolorist Charles Burchfield, (1893 to 1967). His long career as an artist inspired a horde of people to attend the opening last weekend, including two buses, one from Buffalo, which is a long ways away. According to the literature about him, Betsy and Andrew Wyeth did go to Burchfield’s studio while he was painting “Autumnal Fantasy,” which was unavailable for the...

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  • General news

    Brothers not guilty in gang stabbing

    WEST CHESTER >> A Common Pleas Court jury on Friday acquitted two brothers of a stabbing at a New Garden party that had overtones of gang-related tensions, concluding a five-day-long trial that featured dueling accounts of who initiated the violence at a child’s party.

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

  • Arts and entertainment

    New Garden Air Show awes spectators

    NEW GARDEN >> All eyes turned upward as the amazing men in their flying machines performed feats of magic in the sky on Saturday.

    Chris Barber
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  • General news

    Students return to Chester County schools

    August still has a week to go, but the yellow buses are running and students are back to school in eight of the county’s 12 public school districts. With many districts forced to push back graduation and the end of school to later than usual in June because of the excessive number of snow days, summer vacation was abbreviated on each end.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Veterans groups replace stolen cemetery markers

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The Kennett Square American Legion and VFW have joined to replace 157 veterans markers that were stolen from local cemeteries in mid-July.

    Chris Barber
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  • General news

    Arrests made at Parkesburg DUI checkpoint

    Avondale >> Six people were arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and three others were charged with drug offenses during a sobriety checkpoint Friday night on Route 41.

    By Michael N. Price mprice@dailylocal.com @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |

  • General news

    Lawrence wants cigarette tax to go statewide

    All the talk about hiking the cigarette tax in Philadelphia to help fund city schools has some state lawmakers wondering, what about the rest of the state?

    By Andrew Staub, PA Independent |

  • Opinion

    Doctor will talk about eyes

    Age-related Macular Degeneration is a common eye disease that gradually impairs vision. With approximately 13 million people in the U.S. coping with Age-related Macular Degeneration, there are newer and more effective treatment options available today. Learn more about this disease and treatments as board-certified ophthalmologist, Bruce Saran, M.D., presents Macular Degeneration on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m., at the Herr’s Snack Factory Auditorium at the Visitor Center, 271 Old...

    By Jennersville public relations Lecture focuses on age-related macular degeneration |

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