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Kennett area dentist charged with indecent assault on patient

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Dinniman honors JAU Junior League National Champions

Harrisburg >> State Senator Andy Dinniman recently recognized the KAU Little League Baseball Team on winning the 2017 United States Junior League World Series. ...

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    Mid-afternoon raid in West Chester nets drugs with street value of $200,000

    WEST CHESTER >> More than $42,000 in cash, 43 pounds of marijuana with a street value of $200,000, 100 THC vape pens, 219 alprazolam pills and assorted drug paraphernalia were seized Oct. 6 during a mid-afternoon drug raid at a house on the 300 block of West Chestnut Street.

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  • News

    Big-name country music event rejected by East Marlborough supervisors

    EAST MARLBOROUGH >> It appears Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Toby Keith and Brad Paisley won’t be performing at a country music festival in East Marlborough next year.

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    Kennett men in their 70s bicycle to Washington D.C.

    Kennett Township >> When George Mallory was asked, “Why did you climb Mount Everest?” he famously answered “Because it’s there.” Those are the same three words used when you ask Charlie Hill and David Leonard, two Kendal at Longwood retirement community residents, why they decided to bicycle close to 360 miles -- from Pittsburgh to Washington, D.C.. Their answer, jokingly: “Because it’s there”? These two guys on an adventure...

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    March on the Brandywine coming to Unionville Oct. 21

    East Marlborough >> Unionville High School will perform in the “March on the Brandywine” marching band competition on Saturday, Oct. 21, from 6 p.m to 10 p.m.

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    Medic 94 named 2017 Pennsylvania EMS of the Year

    WEST GROVE >> Southern Chester County Emergency Medical Services MEDIC 94 has been named the 2017 Pennsylvania EMS Service of the Year by the Pennsylvania Emergency Health Services Council (PEHSC).

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    Chesco school tax increase limits released by state

    West Chester >> School districts in Chester County now know how high they will be allowed to raise property taxes for the 2018-19 school year after the Pennsylvania Department of Education released late last week Act 1 indices for approximately 500 districts.

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    Kennett Square man celebrates 100th birthday Thursday

    Kennett Square >> Jerry G. Winslow of Kennett Square celebrates his 100th birthday Oct. 12. He was drafted into the army in 1941 and was sent to Fort Kamehameha on Oahu with the 41st Coast Artillery, Company D. He went on to become a Second Lieutenant. When stationed in the Philippines, he contracted malaria and his weight dropped to below 100 pounds. He was about to be deployed to Japan when the bombs were dropped, and he suddenly had an overwhelming feeling that he would live.

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  • News

    Scores earn ribbons at the Community Fair

    Another Unionville Community Fair has come and gone, this year with perfect weather at the Willowsdale Steeplechase grounds.

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    Barnaby’s scores chili trophy; Church Farm School wins People’s Choice

    West Chester >> Barnaby’s Restaurant in West Chester won the trophy Sunday for serving up the best chili at the 15th annual West Chester Chili Cook-Off, sponsored by the West Chester Rotary Club. More than 9,000 people attended.

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    Orchestra opens its new office at the Art Stroll

    KENNETT SQUARE >> The Kennett Symphony opened the doors of its new office to the public with an open house during Friday’s Art Stroll.

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