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DA: New Garden student sold LSD from his dorm room; got it through Dark Web

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Three arrested for operating illegal gambling machines in Kennett Square, Oxford

The Chester County District Attorney’s Office announced the arrest of three individuals in Southern Chester County for the operation of illegal gambling machines. During the execution of search warrants, Chester County Detectives seized five il...

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  • News

    Montgomery County prosecutors call AG Kane’s claim of vindictive prosecution ‘frivolous’

    NORRISTOWN >> Montgomery County prosecutors maintain embattled Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane’s claim that she is the victim of “selective and vindictive prosecution” is frivolous and not a basis on which to dismiss the alleged perjury charges she’s facing.

    By Carl Hessler Jr. chessler@21st-centurymedia.com @MontcoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Crime

    Jury could get case today in murder trial of Kennett grad

    LANCASTER >> A Common Pleas court jury here could begin deliberating the fate of a Kennett Square man accused of killing his girlfriend in her dormitory room at Millersville University as early as this afternoon.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • Entertainment

    Center City Jazz Festival features six hours of live music April 30

    International Jazz Day is April 30, so it’s fitting that musicians with various jazz styles will be performing 1 to 7 p.m. April 30 for the Center City Jazz Festival in Philadelphia.

    By Brian Bingaman bbingaman@21st-centurymedia.com @brianbingaman on Twitter |

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    New, revolutionary CT scanner unveiled at New Bolton Center

    EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Penn Vet’s New Bolton Center this week unveiled a new, revolutionary robotics-controlled imaging system that could benefit both animals and humans.

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  • News

    Kennett, Unionville students to perform at Carnegie Hall

    A select group of Chester County students from the Music School of Delaware’s Suzuki Academy will be performing onstage at Carnegie Hall in New York City. The sold-out concert will take place as part of The Academy—a program of Carnegie Hall, The Juilliard School, and the Weill Music Institute in partnership with the New York City Department of Education. They’ll be performing in the Isaac Stern Auditorium on May 3, 2016 at 7 pm.

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  • News

    New LCH medical director provides pediatric care to underserved in Kennett area

    This spring, southern Chester County has a new local, year-round resource to help keep our kids healthy: La Comunidad Hispana (LCH). Thanks to LCH Medical Director Cindy D. Schmeltz, DNP, FNP-C, CRNP, the longstanding nonprofit community health center now provides pediatric care to uninsured and underinsured infants and children.

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  • News

    Kennett High FBLA team heads for Nationals in Atlanta

    Kennett High School’s FBLA E-Business Team and individual competitors in Business Law, Securities and Investments, and Impromptu Speaking advanced out of state competition to the Future Business Leaders of America National Conference and Competition to be held in Atlanta, June 29 through July 2. According to the FBLA website, “competitive events at the National Leadership Conference . . . prepare students for successful careers in business by providing opportunities to apply...

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  • News

    Smucker earns Republican nomination for 16th Congressional District seat

    State Sen. Lloyd Smucker, R-13, of Lampeter, earned his party’s nomination to run for Pennsylvania’s 16th Congressional District seat about to be vacated by U.S. Rep. Joe Pitts of East Marlborough.

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  • News

    Roe is apparent winner in 158th write-in contest

    West Goshen >> Eric Roe, the first-time candidate who jumped into the race for the Republican nomination in the troubled 158th Legislative District just weeks ago, has apparently captured that write-in Primary Election win.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@21st-centurymedia.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • News

    Kennett Demon Robotics team completes impressive season

    Staff Report Kennett High School Demon Robotics completed its fifth season with an impressive finish at the district competition held in Bethlehem, PA, from April 14 to 16.

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