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Christianna Hannum wins Winnie award for documentary on Nancy Penn Smith Hannum |Feb 14, 2018

Unionville >> Goodnight Ladies, a 37-minute documentary film about the world’s most famous Master of Fox Hounds, Nancy Penn Smith Hannum, has won a Winnie award at the Equus Film Festival for best of Equestrian History.

Kennett school officials plan 2.2 percent real estate tax hike |Feb 13, 2018

Kennett Square >> Residents of the Kennett school district might see their real-estate taxes go up by 2.27 percent under a proposed preliminary budget.

At age 104, woman runs out of money; fundraiser established |Feb 16, 2018

MEDIA >> It’s the problem most people fear when they get older – outliving their money.

Kennett area household bombarded with six large take-out orders it never placed |Feb 14, 2018

KENNETT SQUARE >> A Kennett area home was deluged with food delivery orders over the weekend, orders they never placed.

Mainstreet Inc. aims to boost the town |Feb 15, 2018

OXFORD >> Brian Wenzka became the new executive director at Oxford Mainstreet, Inc., (OMI) in September but some residents may not know him yet.

No injuries in crash at Route 1 intersection in Concord during funeral procession |Feb 13, 2018

Concord Township >> No one was injured in a three-vehicle crash Feb. 3 when a car traveled through a green light and collided with a car in a funeral procession at the intersection of Route 1 and Cheney Road in Concord Township, police said.

LETTER: Unionville Indian mascot must be preserved |Feb 13, 2018

The Unionville-Chadds Ford students who are advocating the removal of our Indian Mascot are showing their historic ignorance and possibly their bigotry. The Lenape Indians lived in our region long before European immigrants arrived and slowly, mainly peacefully, push their Indian neighbors to the west.

Dane Decor in Downingtown up for sale |Feb 14, 2018

Downingtown >> The owners of Dane Décor will be selling their iconic property at 216 and 222 East Lancaster Ave, in Downingtown. The business will remain open while the property is listed.

West Chester boy, 11, gets jury summons after county changes vendors |Feb 16, 2018

WEST CHESTER >> Luke Fox has a really good reason to bail out of jury duty.

McLeod receives praise and cheers as ‘Outstanding Citizen’ |Feb 18, 2018

EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Outstanding Citizen 2017 Jim McLeod received a rousing reception at Longwood Gardens on Saturday night as the audience members rose and applauded him with a standing ovation.

Scanlon: West Chester schools taking a number of security precautions |Feb 15, 2018

West Chester >> In wake of the school shooting at a Florida High School Wednesday, Jim Scanlon, superintendent of the West Chester Area School District, is reminding parents that the district has set in place a number of security provisions to keep students safe.

New Commissioner in New Garden |Feb 16, 2018

New Garden’s newest Commissioner, Michael A. Ranieri. is sworn in by Judge Matthew Seavey on Feb. 15 at the Public Safety Commissioners meeting. He is replacing Commissioner Randy Geouque whose term has ended.

Summer 2018 driving season may be most expensive since 2014 |Feb 15, 2018

PHILADELPHIA >> Like the stock market in recent weeks, gasoline prices across the region have been up and down over the last several months. And while prices may have dipped a bit in the last few days, AAA is forecasting a rise in prices — just in time for the summer driving season.

Victoria Wyeth to discuss family’s artistic legacy at Uptown! |Feb 19, 2018

WEST CHESTER >> Although Victoria Wyeth comes from a long line of Chester County artists, she’ll tell you that being Andrew Wyeth’s granddaughter is no guarantee that she can paint.

Rare Honus Wagner baseball card on view locally |Feb 19, 2018

Winterthur, DE >> A Honus Wagner baseball card (ca. 1909−11), one of the rarest and most iconic of all sports-related objects, will be on view at Winterthur this spring. In this Eye on the Iconic exhibit, a prized Wagner card from the New York Public Library will be displayed along side a “Hans Wagner” cigar box label from the Winterthur Library collection.

‘Jazz Along the Brandywine set Feb. 24 at Unionville High School |Feb 19, 2018

East Marlborough >> Experience the sounds of booming brass, toe-tapping percussion and sultry solos at the 20th Annual Jazz Along the Brandywine on Saturday, Feb. 24 at Unionville High School in Kennett Square from 5 pm to 10 pm.