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    Oxford recognizes its best

    OXFORD >> The Monday, May 18 meeting of Oxford Borough Council was held at the Oxford Senior Center for the annual Citizen Recognition Awards, presented by Mayor Geoff Henry to those who have improved the quality of life in the borough.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

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    Oxford looks forward to revitalization

    Oxford >> The plan for revitalizing the Borough of Oxford is changing with the community, At a public meeting Thursday, May 14, the Revitalization Task Force gave an explanation of what they are doing, and asked for more public feedback to keep the project moving forward.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

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    Marking Memorial Day in southern Chester County

    Kennett Square Parade There will be a predicted 12,000 to 15,000 spectators in Kennett Square to greet more than 1,000 participants ranging from high school marching bands and Glasgow High School JRROTC color guard to Civil War re-enactors, World War II Grand Marshals, bag pipers and fife & drum companies, according to a press release issued by Parade Chairman Bill Taylor.

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    Kimmel handily defeats Hicks for seat in East Marlborough

    EAST MARLBOROUGH>>Christine Kimmel easily defeated Richard Hicks for a seat on East Marlborough supervisors by nearly a 3-to-1 margain, according to unofficial returns. If she wins the general election this fall, she will become the first female supervisor on the board.

    Fran Maye
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    Kennett Square gets new, refined historic district

    KENNETT SQUARE>>By a 4-3 vote, council Monday night adopted an ordinance that creates a new, expanded historic district, disbands the borough’s historic commission, and creates a unified Historic Architectural Review Board. The measure will affect every structure in the new and refined historic district.

    Fran Maye
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    Ideal weather draws record crowd for Kennett Run

    KENNETT SQUARE>>Under mostly sunny skies, thousands of people attended the 26th annual Kennett Run Saturday in what officials said was a record year for participation.

    Fran Maye
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    Unionville students win big in stock market game

    EAST MARLBOROUGH>>Investing in the stock market can pay huge dividends, as long as the portfolio is diversified, the companies are researched, and it’s considered a long-term investment.

    Fran Maye
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    Kennett Public Library staff member earns national award

    Ivy Noelle Weir, in charge of adult and young adult programming at Kennett Public Library, has been selected by the American Library Association (ALA) to participate in its 2015 class of Emerging Leaders. The program is designed to enable library staff and information workers to participate in project planning workgroups, network with peers, gain an inside look into ALA structure and have an opportunity to serve the profession in a leadership capacity early in their careers.

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    Kennett High inducts NHS members

    The Kennett High School Blue and White Chapter of the National Honor Society welcomed 2014-15 inductees at a ceremony and reception this spring.

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    McCarthy announces plans to retire

    KENNETT TOWNSHIP>>Police Chief Albert McCarthy, who has been on paid administrative leave since being involved in a car accident April 14 while on duty, has announced his retirement.

    Fran Maye
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