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Impoverished Kennett area family finds generosity in community

By Fran Maye|

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    Remember winter’s cold? Share the warmth

    Last February, thousands of Chester County residents got a taste of misery.

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

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    New group aims to end homelessness in southern Chester County

    A new nonprofit organization aimed at ending homelessness in southern Chester County has already garnered more than 100 volunteers, who hope to have everything up and running sometime next year.

    Fran Maye
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    Police say Kennett man a fugitive in child-porn case

    KENNETT SQUARE >> A 45-year-old man is on the run after state investigators discovered he was using a home computer to view and share child pornography, according to state police.

    By Michael Price mprice@dailylocal.com |

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    Walks raise awareness of plights of the homeless

    KENNETT SQUARE>> Two walks to raise awareness about hunger and homelessness were held in the borough Wednesday, part of a coordinated county-wide campaign with rallies also staged in Coatesville, West Chester, Jennersville and Paoli.

    Fran Maye
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    Do, Lindner to run on nonpartisan ticket with Brookes for U-CF school board

    CHADDS FORD >> The elections may be two weeks old, but it’s never too early to start preparing for next year and on Tuesday, Unionville-Chadds Ford Board of Education members Kathleen Do and Gregg Linder announced their plan to run on a nonpartisan tickets with Beverly Brookes in the Region C race in 2015.

    Candice Monhollan
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    Four families displaced by Kennett Square fire

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  • Crime

    Police say Kennett man a fugutive in child-porn case

    Kennett Square — A 45-year-old man is on the run after state investigators discovered he was using a home computer to view and share child pornography, according to state police.

    By Michael Price mprice@dailylocal.com |

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    Eagle project honors World War II Defense Women

    OXFORD >> When Derrick Maule went to work on his Eagle Scout project, he did not know that he was going to learn about his own family history as well. Maule created a memorial garden at the Oxford Memorial Park in honor of the World War II Defense Women.

    By Marcella Peyre-Ferry For 21st Century Media |

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    Unionville, Kennett schools rank among elite in the nation

    EAST MARLBOROUGH>>The Unionville-Chadds Ford School District is the 15th best school district in the nation, and Kennett Consolidated the 42nd best in the state, according to a national ranking agency that rates both hard data and student surveys. In Pennsylvania, only Lower Merion School District, which placed fourth out of more than 13,000 public school districts, bested Unionville and Kennett.

    Fran Maye
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    Grant to be used for Anson Nixon Park upgrades

    A two-acre dog park at Anson B. Nixon Park in Kennett Square is just one of the many improvements that is scheduled to be completed sometime next year.

    Fran Maye
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