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Boys Swimming: Malvern, Villa fare well against Unionville

By Kieran McCauley kmccauley@dailylocal.com @k_mac_14 on Twitter |

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  • Sports

    College Basketball: Lincoln dumps Cheyney to remain hot

    THORNBURY >> Coming into the annual “Battle of the Firsts,” the Lincoln University women’s basketball team was off to its hottest start since joining Division II, reeling off four easy wins without a defeat as it entered the Wolves Den against Cheyney.

    By Bill Rudick brudick55@gmail.com |

  • General news

    Kennett High’s new club adding a voice to the student body

    KENNETT SQUARE >> It turned into a little debate between the Kennett Consolidated school board members, but when all was said and done, they unanimously approved the Gender and Sexuality Alliance club at the high school during their regular board meeting Dec. 1.

    Candice Monhollan
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  • Opinion

    Downwind: Longwood Gardens Christmas show is for the birds

    Longwood Gardens is the most beautiful this Christmas I have ever seen, and that’s going some. The initial view on entering the conservancy is exquisite with bright red set off by lots of white and silver trees and flowers. This entrance is so beautiful visitors have to wait their turn to take photos of their children in this gorgeous setting. I never saw so many families with little girls all dressed up for their Christmas photo.

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  • Sports

    Led by newcomer Murphy, Lions win league opener

    LOWER OXFORD >> Starting a freshman, a transfer and five other big-time first-year contributors, the new-look Lincoln men’s basketball team has morphed away from its perimeter-oriented recent past. But head coach John Hill and the Lions are already making it work.

    By Neil Geoghegan ngeoghegan@dailylocal.com @DLNSports on Twitter |

  • General news

    New Garden woman homeless after fire destroys mobile home

    New Garden >> A woman is homeless after a fire destroyed her trailer in the 100 block of Santilli Road in the Eastridge Trailer Park Tuesday morning.

    By Pete Bannan pbannan@mainlinemedianews.com @petebannan on Twitter |

  • Opinion

    Smart Money: Be smart, keep an eye on your identity

    You’d have to be living under a rock not to be concerned about identity theft. It seems like every other month there’s a new report about another massive data breach somewhere in the world.

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  • General news

    Kennett Square man gets Purple Heart after 44 years

    By Fran Maye fmaye@21st-centurymedia.com @kennettpaper on Twitter

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  • Arts and entertainment

    Santa and Kennett Square herald in the season

    KENNETT SQUARE >> All eyes turned westward on State Street Friday night as Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus drove up in an antique car at the end of the Holiday Lights Parade. When they finally arrived, they were surrounded by children, who rushed to touch them and later lined up to tell them their Christmas wishes.

    Chris Barber
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  • General news

    Kennett Area Food Cupboard gears up for expansion

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The Kennett Area Food Cupboard will more than double in size after the purchase of an adjoining house is finalized.

    Fran Maye
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  • Arts and entertainment

    Historic tavern celebrates A Season of Light

    When Colonel John Hannum, commander of the First Battalion of Chester County militia, and his friend Thomas “Squire” Cheyney left Martin’s Tavern in Marshallton, Pennsylvania, on the morning of Sept. 11, 1777, they didn’t know they’d be witnesses to a pivotal episode in American history.

    By Gene Pisasale Special for The Kennett Paper |

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