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Ivan Stoltzfus arrives in California

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    Win, lose or fun?

    Stop by any local high school this week and you’ll see the kids are back.

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    Kennett Square bank robbed

    Kennett Square >> Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan announced that a bank robbery took place at the Santander Bank, 313 W. Cypress St. in Kennett Square on August 15. A 5’6” male with medium build entered the bank at approximately 8:50 A.M. and announced a hold up. The suspect was wearing a zip up grey hoodie with a “PUMA” logo on the left chest. The suspect had a short goatee and wore blue jeans, a black Eagles hat, and sunglasses.

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    Avon Grove School Board prepares student athletic policy

    PENN >> School is not open yet, but student athletes are already getting ready for the fall season with practices and training camps.

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    Corn harvest begins for Chester County Food Bank

    HIGHLAND >> It’s a little late this year, but corn is now on the menu for participants in the services of the Chester County Food Bank.

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    Local woman helps pass anti-ivory legislation

    Landenberg >> Jen Samuel said when she was growing up in Landenberg she loved animals — especially dolphins and butterflies. Then in college she learned about elephants — an endangered species with so many unique and impressive qualities that she decided to do something to ensure their survival.

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    Guests search history at Primitive Hall

    Visitors explore local history at Primitive Hall

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    Oxford Council hears speeding complaints

    OXFORD >> In July, residents came to borough council complaining about speeding on Mt. Vernon Street. Their complaints were heard again this month, along with other residents who have concerns about speeding on North Third Street and overall throughout the borough.

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    New scouting option starts to take shape

    I received the following information from Victoria Grimme, a mom in Oxford. She is the parent who is starting the new Baden-Powell Service Association troop here in southern Chester county. For more information on Baden-Powell, visit BPSA-US.org.

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    Kennett Symphony Delivers Glorious Program

    The Kennett Symphony of Chester County had an absolutely marvelous evening of music last weekend. The weather was perfect, and a big crowd came -- so many, in fact, the line waiting to get in to the theatre extended up the hill toward the Peirce house. Guest Conductor Markland Thakar, current music director of Baltimore Chamber Orchestra and co-director of graduate conducting at the Peabody Conservatory, also has a worldwide resume that exceeds impressive. He is a charming man who speaks...

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    Here’s Credit 101 for Your College Freshman

    To parents with a freshman entering college this fall: You’re probably expecting to shell out major bucks for tuition, room and board and a million other necessities over the next few years. But before you send your kid off, make sure you share one gift likely to steer him or her along the road to financial security – a sound understanding of how credit works.

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