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A milkman returns



  • Sports

    Football: Running game, Dunleavy powers Blue Demons

    LONDON GROVE >> Two teams that had very tough 2013 campaigns showed the rest of the Ches-Mont League that things may be different this season. Kennett and Avon Grove put on a spirited show of hard-nosed football Friday night in nonleague action.

    By Pete DiGiovanni @DLNSports on Twitter |

  • General news

    Lightning strike possible in New Garden barn fire

    Fire tore through a barn near the intersection of Newark and Buttonwood roads in New Garden on Sunday. A witness said the blaze may have been caused by a lightning strike, though that could not immediately be confirmed with fire officials. Avondale was among the fire companies responding to the fire.

    Staff Report |

  • 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.


  • General news

    Wackerman retires from Kennett Senior Center

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The man who gained the affection of area residents for his leadership at the Kennett Senior Center was honored with a large banquet on Thursday.

    Chris Barber

  • Sports

    Football: Unionville survives slugfest against Garnet Valley

    In another classic between the host, Unionville, and Central League opponent Garnet Valley, nearly 45 minutes of unrelenting defense by both teams boiled down to a fourth-and-goal from the Unionville five yard line.

    By Nate Heckenberger EAST MARLBOROUGH -- In a nonleague series that has churned out memorable game after memorable game, |

  • General news

    Get ChescoReady!

    WEST GOSHEN >> Amy Kate Amer knows what it is like to suffer through a natural emergency, and wants residents of Chester County to have a small bulwark against that possibility.

    By Michael P. Rellahan @ChescoCourtNews on Twitter |

  • General news

    Unionville High School named as one of the best schools in nation

    EAST MARBOROUGH >> Unionville High School once again has been ranked as one of the very best high schools in the nation.

    Fran Maye

  • General news

    U-CF, Kennett score well on school performance

    The state Department of Education has released school district academic performance scores that Gov. Corbett had wanted to use to determine how schools spend state block grant money. The action was made possible by right-to-know requests.

    Staff Reports |

  • Sports

    Let the club do some work!

    You paid all that money for those clubs. Let them do some of the work in your swing! On the left side, you can see this student’s left arm starting to bend at the elbow as the club enters the impact zone. You may have heard this called ‘the chicken wing” motion through impact. He was fighting right shots that take off to the right of the target and then go farther right. When the left elbow flexes and moves away from the side of your body as in the left photo, it causes...

    By John Dunigan |

  • Lifestyle

    Kennett Square Newcomers Club offers women a chance to bond

    Sometimes is can be hard to make new friends in a new environment, but the Kennett Square Area Newcomers Club is looking to change that for residents in the area.

    Candice Monhollan

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