RSS Feed from The Southern Chester County Weeklies: The latest news from The Southern Chester County Weeklies: website: all stories The Southern Chester County Weeklies Wed, 27 Aug 2014 18:59:04 -0400 60 <![CDATA[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.

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<![CDATA[Mudderella draws thousands to Unionville]]> Unionville >> It was time to get down and dirty at the Plantation Field as nearly 5,000 people came out for the 2014 Mudderella PA Aug. 16.

The event, part of eight held across the United States and the United Kingdom, challenged women of all ages to a 12-obstacle mud run, not to mention the miles of running and walking between them all, which took the participants across the entire expanse of the field.

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<![CDATA[Dutkiewicz excited to begin as new principal of Chadds Ford Elementary]]> Education is something which has been flowing through Shawn Dutkiewicz's blood and a profession he has always wanted to do since he was 7 years old.

His best friend's mother, who is still teaching in the Centennial School District, is the person who started that dream.

"In the summers, my best friend and I would go to her school and help her set up in her classroom," Dutkiewicz said.

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