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Following football drinking event, school directors consider eliminating suspensions

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Family Promise of Southern Chester County expands leadership team

Avondale >> Family Promise of Southern Chester County (FPSCC), a volunteer driven nonprofit committed to helping families experiencing homelessness regain their housing, employment and their independence, is proud to announce the appointment of ...

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    Watch Live: Funeral Mass for fire Lt. Matt LeTourneau

    The Mass of Christian Burial for fire Lt. Matt LeTourneau will be held Friday morning at the Cathedral Basilica of SS. Peter & Paul in downtown Philadelphia.

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    Rosa Romero named Kennett YMCA employee of the month

    Rosa Romero, custodian at the Kennett Area YMCA, has been named employee of the month.

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    Police seek missing juvenile in Kennett Square

    Kennett Square >> Kennett Square police are looking for a missing runaway juvenile.

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    Bald eagle spotted at Longwood Gardens, Brandywine Creek

    A bald eagle can be seen sitting in a tree overlooking the Brandywine Creek in Popcopson Tuesday. A bald eagle was later seen feeding on a dead creature on Baltimore Pike across from Longwood Gardens Tuesday. There are an estimated 250 nesting pairs of bald eagles in Pennsylvania. Just 30 years ago, there were only three nests in the entire state. During the nesting season, bald eagles are sensitive to disruptions such as loud noises and sudden movements. The Pennsylvania Game Commission...

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    Man arrested in shoving match that turned into murder in South Coatesville

    SOUTH COATESVILLE >> With the help of witnesses, investigators arrested a “Cut Throat Family” member for a murder outside of a night club.

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    Paid parking and kiosks coming soon

    OXFORD >> As soon as the kiosks arrive, motorists will have to pay for parking in the borough lot between Second and Third Streets. Under the new system there will be two kiosks where payment can be made for parking in that lot. A kiosk will also be placed on Broad Street for drivers using the lots between Broad and Hodgson, and between Broad and Niblock Alley.

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    Propane truck flips over on storm-slickened road

    KENNETT TOWNSHIP >> A propane truck carrying 2,000 pounds of the liquid gas, slid and flipped on a slick Kennett Pike (Route 52) about 2:30 p.m. Monday afternoon. Chester County HazMat and Longwood Fire Company responded to the single-vehicle accident to control leaking propane.

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    Nelms throws in his hat for the 158th

    NEW GARDEN >> Former Kennett High School teacher and coach Rick Nelms is throwing his hat in the ring for the 2018 primary election. He is seeking the state House of Representatives seat for the 158th District, which is now occupied by Republican Eric Roe, who has said publicly that he intends to run as well.

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    Fa Shears Hair Salon opens in Kennett Square

    KENNETT SQUARE >> A new hair salon has opened in the building that was recently Tuscony Sun and Spa at 619 East Cypress Street.

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  • Winter weather

    School districts closing early ahead of winter storm today

    Here are school districts who have announced an early dismissal today ahead of an expected winter ice storm:.

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