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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 |

  • 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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  • Sports

    Kennett team TMS Combat takes Greenday Trophy at Charity Challenge

    WEST CHESTER >> Despite the 2014 Softball Charity Challenge attracting its second largest— and arguably toughest — field in its history, TMS Combat, from the Kennett Men’s Slow Pitch league, ran through the 32-team bracket without a loss Sunday at the West Chester Area Sports Association Complex.

    By Bill Rudick brudick55@gmail.com |

  • General news

    Lawrence wants cigarette tax to go statewide

    All the talk about hiking the cigarette tax in Philadelphia to help fund city schools has some state lawmakers wondering, what about the rest of the state?

    By Andrew Staub, PA Independent |

  • Opinion

    Doctor will talk about eyes

    Age-related Macular Degeneration is a common eye disease that gradually impairs vision. With approximately 13 million people in the U.S. coping with Age-related Macular Degeneration, there are newer and more effective treatment options available today. Learn more about this disease and treatments as board-certified ophthalmologist, Bruce Saran, M.D., presents Macular Degeneration on Wednesday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m., at the Herr’s Snack Factory Auditorium at the Visitor Center, 271 Old...

    By Jennersville public relations Lecture focuses on age-related macular degeneration |

  • General news

    Co-workers mourn friend killed in bicycling accident

    East Marlborough >> State police are investigating a hit-and-run crash that took the life of a 24-year-old bicyclist early Saturday morning on Route 926 near Schoolhouse Road.

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

  • General news

    Oxford woman elated over receipt of royal letter

    OXFORD >> Sis Ennis has had a lot of dreams come true in her 95 years, but few experiences rank as high on her scale as the day she got the card from England’s Royal Family on July 29.

    Chris Barber
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  • General news

    Kennett man killed riding bicycle along Route 926

    EAST MARLBOROUGH >> A 24-year-old Kennett Township man was killed early Saturday morning while riding his bicycle on Route 926 in East Marlborough Township.

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  • Features/People

    West Grove woman will work in Philadlephia school through Americorps

    PHILADELPHIA >> As her fifth year at Andrew Jackson Elementary School in Philadelphia draws near, principal Lisa Ciaranca Kaplan isn’t holding her breath over district funding. Her after-school Spanish and Mandarin programs are immune to budget woes, thanks to a partnership with University of Pennsylvania. Volunteers from the First Unitarian Church will again provide library support and tutoring to students.

    By Ariel Senko features@dailylocal.com |

  • Sports

    Kennett team TMS Combat takes Greenday Trophy at Charity Challenge

    WEST CHESTER >> Despite the 2014 Softball Charity Challenge attracting its second largest— and arguably toughest — field in its history, TMS Combat, from the Kennett Men’s Slow Pitch league, ran through the 32-team bracket without a loss Sunday at the West Chester Area Sports Association Complex.

    By Bill Rudick brudick55@gmail.com |

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