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Tree lighting hosted by West Grove Garage kids

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Kitty Cafe welcomes preschool story fans

KENNETT SQUARE >> It’s a lucky cat that ends up at the Tree Tops Kitty Cafe in Kennett Square. ...

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    Former U.S. official vindicates Pearl Harbor scapegoats in speech at veterans event

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Addressing an audience of about 150 local veterans and their supporters, former U.S. Army counterintelligence agent and journalist Samuel L. Waltz Jr. described his efforts in vindicating the two commanders at the 1941 attack on Pearl Harbor, who had been widely scapegoated for a lack of preparedness.

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    State Police Reports from Southern Chester County

    State Police Avondale Barracks Domestic assault >> On Sept. 16 police responded to a domestic incident that got physical in East Marlborough Township involving a 24-year-old and a 55-year-old male. The accused was placed into custody and taken to the police barracks for processing, police said.

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    No solutions yet for phorid fly invasions

    NEW GARDEN >> For the residents of Harrogate development, the biblical prophecies of locust swarms have nothing on them.

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    POLICE REPORTS FROM SOUTHERN CHESTER COUNTY

    State Police Avondale Barracks One car >> Eduardo Aguirre, 25, of Newark, Del., was not injured when he lost control of his car on a curve and hit a stone wall on New London Road in London Britain Township on Oct. 18 at 8:22 a.m., police said.

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    Burton’s Barber Shop will celebrate 125 years

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Like the mythical Boston bar Cheers, Burton’s Barber Shop is a place where “everyone knows your name.” In effect, getting a haircut on State Street is almost like stopping at the local pub for conviviality and good chats about baseball.

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    Charter School breaks ground on $6.9 million project

    FRANKLIN >> Avon Grove Charter School celebrated the expansion of its Kemblesville Early Learning Center with a groundbreaking on Friday.

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    Lincoln University welcomes Brenda Allen as its 14th president

    LOWER OXFORD >> Newly inaugurated Lincoln University President Dr. Brenda Allen told her audience in no uncertain terms on Friday that she believes in the liberal arts and intends to keep the school on that track as its mission.

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    Alumni athletes honored at Oxford

    EAST NOTTINGHAM >> The Oxford Sports Hall of Fame Committee added five more outstanding alumni athletes to its wall of fame on Monday, bringing the total over the years of more than 100.

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    Marilyn Hershey named Dairy Woman of the Year

    WEST FALLOWFIELD >> Dairy farmer Marilyn Hershey of Cochranville was named Dairy Woman of the Year at the 51st annual World Dairy Expo in Madison, Wis., on Oct. 4.

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    Charter School feast raises funds for programs

    LONDON BRITAIN >> The Avon Grove Charter School PTO, ever mindful and appreciative of the school’s Micro Farm and arts programs, held its second annual harvest dinner in the rural backwoods of Landenberg on Saturday.

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