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Oxford greets the season after a postponement

By Chris Barber|

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  • General news

    School board honors retiring principal Harvey

    PENN >> A touching moment of the Dec. 11 Avon Grove School Board meeting was recognition of retiring Avon Grove Intermediate School principal Todd Harvey.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

  • Our say

    Generosity abounds in Chester County

    Recently, Forbes released its list of America’s best places to raise a family, and Chester County placed eighth. And according to real estate company Movoto, Chester County is the fourth best place in America to live. Indeed, Chester County is the 24th wealthiest county in the nation, according to Forbes, with a median annual household income of $84,741.

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  • Sports

    College basketball: Lincoln holds off Cheyney

    THORNBURY >> There’s never a dull moment when the nations two oldest Historically Black Colleges and Universities get together on the basketball court. There’s always a packed, rowdy crowd and the play on the court tends to live up to the hype.

    By Bill Rudick sports@dailylocal.com |

  • General news

    Share the warmth: Family of six gets heat repaired in their home

    Brian is a senior citizen and has become the household lead for his family of six, consisting of his wife, daughter and three pre-teen grandchildren. Brian’s income consists of social security and a nominal pension. His daughter works part-time making barely $10.80/hour while also trying, as a single mother, to stay involved in her children’s activities.

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  • Sports

    Wrestling: Rustin has three wrestlers go undefeated at Avon Grove

    WEST GROVE >> With a lot of familiar faces on West Chester Rustin, outsiders are expecting a successful season from the Golden Knights.

    By Nate Heckenberger natehckenberger@gmail.com @nheckenberger on Twitter |

  • Sports

    College Basketball: Lincoln dumps Cheyney to remain hot

    THORNBURY >> Coming into the annual “Battle of the Firsts,” the Lincoln University women’s basketball team was off to its hottest start since joining Division II, reeling off four easy wins without a defeat as it entered the Wolves Den against Cheyney.

    By Bill Rudick brudick55@gmail.com |

  • Opinion

    Downwind: Longwood Gardens Christmas show is for the birds

    Longwood Gardens is the most beautiful this Christmas I have ever seen, and that’s going some. The initial view on entering the conservancy is exquisite with bright red set off by lots of white and silver trees and flowers. This entrance is so beautiful visitors have to wait their turn to take photos of their children in this gorgeous setting. I never saw so many families with little girls all dressed up for their Christmas photo.

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  • Sports

    Led by newcomer Murphy, Lions win league opener

    LOWER OXFORD >> Starting a freshman, a transfer and five other big-time first-year contributors, the new-look Lincoln men’s basketball team has morphed away from its perimeter-oriented recent past. But head coach John Hill and the Lions are already making it work.

    By Neil Geoghegan ngeoghegan@dailylocal.com @DLNSports on Twitter |

  • General news

    New Garden woman homeless after fire destroys mobile home

    New Garden >> A woman is homeless after a fire destroyed her trailer in the 100 block of Santilli Road in the Eastridge Trailer Park Tuesday morning.

    By Pete Bannan pbannan@mainlinemedianews.com @petebannan on Twitter |

  • Opinion

    Smart Money: Be smart, keep an eye on your identity

    You’d have to be living under a rock not to be concerned about identity theft. It seems like every other month there’s a new report about another massive data breach somewhere in the world.

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