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EV-D68 hits Unionville-Chadds Ford School District

By Candice Monhollan|

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  • General news

    Sept. 11: Chester County remembers that fateful day

    Many Chester County communities on Thursday held special observances to remember the deadliest attack on U.S. soil and the nation’s most tragic day: Sept. 11, 2001.

    Fran Maye
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    Penn supervisors OK funds for Route 796 redesign

    PENN >> Supervisors approved spending $22,310 for a preliminary design to restructure the intersection of Route 796 and Baltimore Pike Sept. 3.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st-Century Media |

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    Kennett school board: Who should be allowed to voice opinions at meetings?

    Kennett Square >> In preparation for the new school year, the Kennett Consolidated school board has been reviewing its policies and making changes and updates when necessary.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • General news

    East Marlborough police to get new temporary home

    EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Some municipalities conduct their business like hockey games — a contact sport, mostly governed by rules, but punctuated by occasional moments when the gloves come off and fists meet faces.

    By Matt Freeman For 21st-centurymedia.com @kennettpaper on Twitter |

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    Avon Grove progresses through strategic plan

    PENN >> The Avon Grove School district is moving through the current stage in the process of creating its new five-year strategic plan. Started in the spring, the plan entitled “Creating Our Future Together,” is being facilitated by Andy Hegedus of Demosophia LLC, a local consulting firm.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

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    Chadds Ford restaurant robbed at gunpoint

    State police are looking for the suspect who robbed Friendly’s Restaurant at Painters Crossing in Chadds Ford at gunpoint Monday morning.

    21st Century Media |

  • General news

    Newsweek: Unionville High 68th best in nation

    Indepth rankings by Newsweek have Unionville High School as the sixth best high school in Pennsylvania, and the 58th best high school in the nation.

    Staff Reports |

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    Residents cry out against proposed equestrian ordinance in Newlin Township

    In what started as just a neighborly dispute has turned into a township — and possibly countywide — issue and a possible new equestrian ordinance for Newlin Township.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Obituaries

    Caroline Flournoy Anderson Burnett of Kennett Square

    Caroline Flournoy Anderson Burnett died peacefully at age 97 at her home at Kendal at Longwood, Kennett Square, on Aug. 25, 2014.

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  • General news

    Downingtown elementary school principal dies at 50

    DOWNINGTOWN >> Michael Solon, principal of Bradford Heights Elementary School, died over the weekend at the age of 50, after just beginning his ninth year as principal.

    By Ginger Rae Dunbar gdunbar@dailylocal.com @GingerDunbar on Twitter |

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