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  • Obituaries

    Nancy A. Taylor of Ocean Pines, Maryland

    Nancy A. Taylor, 64, of Ocean Pines, Maryland, and formerly of Bel Air, Maryland, died Friday, Aug. 15, 2014, at the Coastal Hospice, At The Lake, in Salisbury, Maryland.

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  • General news

    Teen feared to have drowned at Anson B. Nixon Park pond

    Kennett Township >> Police and rescue personnel were called Thursday night to a pond at Anson B. Nixon Park.

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  • General news

    Police urge caution on roadways during Labor Day weekend

    As the summer’s final holiday weekend approaches police are stepping up traffic safety enforcement in an effort to reduce the number of deaths on the state’s roadways.

    By Michael N. Price mprice@dailylocal.com @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |

  • General news

    Brothers not guilty in gang stabbing

    WEST CHESTER >> A Common Pleas Court jury on Friday acquitted two brothers of a stabbing at a New Garden party that had overtones of gang-related tensions, concluding a five-day-long trial that featured dueling accounts of who initiated the violence at a child’s party.

    By Michael P. Rellahan mrellahan@dailylocal.com @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • General news

    Many gather to remember man killed in bicycle hit-and-run

    POCOPSON >> More than 100 people turned out Wednesday night at a memorial service for a beloved bicyclist who was killed over the weekend in a hit-and-run crash.

    Fran Maye
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  • General news

    Students return to Chester County schools

    August still has a week to go, but the yellow buses are running and students are back to school in eight of the county’s 12 public school districts. With many districts forced to push back graduation and the end of school to later than usual in June because of the excessive number of snow days, summer vacation was abbreviated on each end.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

  • General news

    2 injured after crash at School House Road and Route 926

    Chester County rescue crews were called to School House Road and Route 926 in East Marlborough for a accident with entrapment about 12:30 p.m. Tuesday.

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  • General news

    Store plans service to honor worker killed in accident

    East Marlborough >> A memorial service is scheduled for 4:30 p.m. Wednesday at the Northbrook Marketplace to honor the memory of a 24-year-old man who was killed in a hit-and-run crash early Saturday morning.

    By Michael N. Price mprice@dailylocal.com @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |

  • General news

    Veterans groups replace stolen cemetery markers

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The Kennett Square American Legion and VFW have joined to replace 157 veterans markers that were stolen from local cemeteries in mid-July.

    Chris Barber
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  • General news

    Arrests made at Parkesburg DUI checkpoint

    Avondale >> Six people were arrested for suspicion of driving under the influence and three others were charged with drug offenses during a sobriety checkpoint Friday night on Route 41.

    By Michael N. Price mprice@dailylocal.com @MikePriceWrites on Twitter |

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