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Earth Day in Franklin

FRANKLIN >> In many southern Chester County communities, Earth Day ranks right up there in importance with Christmas, birthdays and Halloween. This year, it was no exception. ...

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    A sad day in the barbershop

    KENNETT SQUARE >> For Burton’s Barbershop owner-proprietor Bob Burton, the death of baseball great Dallas Green on Wednesday amounted to the loss of a good friend.

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    Kennett area authors hope their book will inspire partnerships

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The authors of a new book about social services in the borough are hoping that the message takes on a life of its own.

    Chris Barber
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    Parents urged to attend AG district board meeting

    LONDON GROVE >> Concerned about the looming deadlines for recertification and perceived delaying tactics by the Avon Grove School Board, parents and friends of the Avon Grove Charter School met in the school’s auditorium on Monday to sort out rumors and challenges.

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    Andy’s Dragon and Meehan’s Moose

    If you haven’t heard, there is a meeting open to the public at Avon Grove High School on March 28 at 7 p.m. to discuss the subject of gerrymandering. Lawrence Husick of Fair Districts PA will explain it and why it leads to political divide.

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    Symphony orchestra awakens music appreciation in children

    WEST CHESTER >> Kennett Symphony of Chester County Director Michael Hall demonstrated on Sunday that even the youngest children can learn to appreciate good classical music.

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    Trumpcare probably not a good idea

    The Republicans have finally announced what their proposed healthcare plan is. They call it the AHCA — The American Health Care Act. Most folks are calling it Trumpcare. The Trump Administration hopes to use this two-bill legislative package to repeal and replace Obamacare aka the ACA -The Affordable Care Act.

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    Volunteers sought for March 25 cleanup

    POCOPSON >> If roadways could talk, they would thank the volunteers who take a few hours out of their weekends to clear the junk off the shoulders, forests and nearby fields.

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    Like bees to honey, they’ll come for chocolate

    OXFORD >> A quick turn to frigid weather was no deterrent the several hundred people paid a visit to the Oxford United Methodist Church Chocolate Festival on Saturday.

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    Despite cyber attack, Dinniman’s office stays open

    WEST CHESTER >> State Senator Andy Dinniman said Monday that his offices remain open for business and Saturday’s upcoming Town Hall Meeting will go ahead as planned despite a ransomware cyber attack that has disabled computers in Senate Democratic offices across Pennsylvania.

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    Sycamore Crossing will get 150 new homes

    OXFORD >> In two months, give or take a few days, the public will have the chance to tour the new show home with the amenities of the 150 additional houses to be built soon in Sycamore Crossing.

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