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Powerball jackpot boosted to $535 million on brisk sales; drawing is Saturday

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No one hits Powerball; jackpot soars to $510 million

Brace yourself for a serious dose of Powerball mania! ...

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    Chadds Ford in an uproar over new shopping center

    CONCORD >> When Pettinaro Construction Co. attorney John Jaros approached council earlier this year about his client’s proposed Shops at Ridge Road, he indicated “several” Chadds Ford residents had expressed concern about the improvements and impact on local neighborhoods.

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    Intersection improvement coming to Route 896 and Appleton Road

    Kemblesville>>The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation (PennDOT) will install a high-friction surface treatment at the intersection of state Route 896 and Appleton Road in Franklin Township, Chester County, reported Rep. John Lawrence (R-Lancaster/Chester). The work will be done on the “Kemblesville curve” on Route 896 at Appleton Road as crews complete the high-friction resurfacing project. Drivers are advised to allow extra time when traveling through all work...

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    KAU Junior Little League headed to World Series in Michigan

    Kennett Square>>The KAU Kennett Square 13-14 year old baseball team has just won the East Region Championship and will head now to Taylor, Michigan to participate in the Junior League World Series featuring teams from 4 other US regions and 6 other countries.

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    Kennett Square planning to sell land, setting stage for construction of state-of-the-art library

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Kennett Square officials plan to sell property it owns to the Kennett Library at a below-market price, paving the way for construction of a new state-of-the-art library, which could begin as early as late next year.

    Fran Maye
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    Second phase of Strode’s Barn restoration completed

    EAST BRADFORD >> East Bradford Township, with support from the Friends of Strode’s Mill, has recently completed the second phase of a multi-year effort to preserve and restore the historic Strode’s Barn, a contributing resource to the Strode’s Mill National Register Listed Historic District, located at the intersection of Lenape and Birmingham Roads, along the Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway. The structure was in disrepair when purchased by the township in 2015 and...

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    Toll Brothers plan worries some Route 82 neighbors in East Marlborough

    East Marlborough >> A new development proposed by Toll Brothers in East Marlborough Township has some neighbors uneasy.

    By Matt Freeman For Digital First Media|

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    Volunteers to assemble huge new community playground in Oxford

    Oxford>>After more than two years of planning and fundraising, construction for a new community playground in Oxford will begin this Saturday with the help of scores of volunteers.

    By Dave Haradon For Digital First Media|

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    Jackie ‘Joke Man’ Martling, a former sidekick on Howard Stern Show, coming to Kennett Flash;

    Kennett Square >> Jackie “The Joke Man” Martling, a former sidekick on the Howard Stern Show and a true master of comedy, will be coming to Kennett Square at the Kennett Flash on Saturday Aug. 19 at 7:30 pm and 10 pm. “The Joke Man” will bring his infamous comedic act to the intimate Kennett Flash, and is sure to deliver and unforgettable night of laughs. Limited tickets remain for the early show, so a second show was added by popular demand.

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    Kennett couple author book on nurturing marriage

    KENNETT SQUARE >> Aaron and April Jacob believe that a marriage should last a lifetime.

    Fran Maye
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    Ward promoted at Southern Chester County Regional Police Department

    New Garden>>Southern Chester County Regional Police Department Police Chief Jerry Simpson announced that Jason Lee Ward will earn a promotion to the rank of corporal. The ceremony will be held at the regular meeting of the Southern Chester County Regional Public Safety Commission on Thursday, Aug. 10, 2017 at 7:30 pm. As a respectful gesture to the origins of Cpl. Ward’s law enforcement career, the ceremony will take place at the West Grove Borough Council Meeting Room.

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