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Crossfit Wheelhouse celebrates two years

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    Proceed with caution using those fireworks

    Kennett Square >> Fireworks on the Fourth of July are as American as apple pie, but without cautious use they can pose a much greater threat than that sweet dessert.

    Chris Barber
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    Demolition vehicles set the stage for Red Rose renovation

    Penn >> As the United States approaches Independence Day, the most historic of its holidays, a local building that goes back to the nation’s origins is undergoing a radical transformation.

    Chris Barber
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    Sandberg resigns

    PHILADELPHIA >> Ryne Sandberg has resigned as Phillies manager in his third season as Philadelphia struggles with the worst record in baseball.

    By Rob Maaddi The Associated Press |

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    Fire destroys London Britain barn

    Fire destroyed an old barn on the 1600 block of Flint Hill Road in London Britain Township early Tuesday June 16, 2015. West Grove firefighters were alerted just after 2 a.m. and first arriving crews found the structure fully involved. A tanker task force brought crews from Oxford, Avondale, Po-Mar-Lin and Hockessin, Del. to assist. Nobody was injured in the blaze which is under investigation by the Chester County Fire Marshals office.

    By Pete Bannon pbannon@dailylocal.com |

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    Scout creates flag drop box in Oxford

    Oxford >> Life Scout Garland Hamilton hosted a flag retirement ceremony in the park on Sunday — the culmination of a project he has been working on for months for his Eagle rank.

    Chris Barber
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    Library kicks off summer reading program with magic, T-shirts and book signings

    WEST GROVE >> The Avon Grove Library kicked off its summer program Saturday with a menu of activities that not only keeps local kids engaged in projects but also partners with the Avon Grove School District for summer reading assignments.

    Chris Barber
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    Avon Grove graduates fond of looking back

    Newark, Del. >> A sea of maroon-clad Avon Grove seniors entered the Bob Carpenter Center at the University of Delaware on Wednesday, jubilant that their years of work brought them to that place and that time.

    Chris Barber
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    Charter students told to leave a trail and find their way

    LOWER OXFORD >> The Avon Grove Charter School’s Class of 2015 was a special one, because it was the first to go all the way through from kindergarten to graduation.

    Chris Barber
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    Girl Scouts say goodbye to Camp Tweedale

    LOWER OXFORD >> It was a sad day for old Girl Scouts of southern Chester County as the regional council closed Camp Tweedale for the last time.

    Chris Barber
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    Sacred Heart Church celebrates 100 years

    OXFORD >> Sacred Heart, a Catholic church that has grown and thrived in a town with Scots-Irish Presbyterian roots, celebrated its 100th birthday this past weekend.

    Chris Barber
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