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Chester County Press July 22 edition

07/22/2015 08:58AM ● Published by J. Chambless

In the July 22 edition of the Chester County Press, we bring you details of the continuing controversy surrounding the management of the Kennett Public Library Board of Directors -- from the criticism it heard at a recent Kennett Township meeting to the voices of Kennett Borough, who call for more borough representation on the library board … We also introduce you to the Family Promise and Good Neighbors projects, and to the continuing story of a Honey Brook family facing homelessness … From a benefit concert to an upcoming garden tour and Uncle Irvin, too, the Chester County Press is your source for local news.

Kennett Township approves hiring of three full-time police officers - 07212015 0138PM

Kennett Township approves hiring of three full-time police officers

New appointments expected to boost the department's coverage time during the 6 a.m. to 2 a.m. time period Read More » 

 

The Avondale home of  Dorothy and Robert Craft is getting an extensive makeover

A helping hand in a time of need

Good Neighbors tackles four home-repair projects this week Read More » 

 

 

Kennett Township supervisors blast library board  - 07212015 0150PM

Kennett Township supervisors blast library board

Stevens and Leff accuse Kennett Public Library Board of Directors of several wrong-doings; name two new members of library board Read More » 

 

New Garden board votes to place PREIT request on hold - 07212015 0134PM

New Garden board votes to place PREIT request on hold

By a unanimous vote, the board decided table a request by PREIT to lift the age restriction of the planned 55-and-over residential component of PREIT's planned White Clay Point project Read More » 

 

Local churches rise up to help the homeless - 07212015 0246PM

Local churches rise up to help the homeless

After more than a year of planning, Family Promise of Southern Chester County will begin assisting families later this year. Twenty-five churches located throughout southern Chester Count... Read More » 

 

Brandywine Valley Water Garden Tour slated July 25 and 26 - 07212015 1222PM

Brandywine Valley Water Garden Tour slated July 25 and 26

The self-guided tour will spotlight 41 homes throughout the county that have waterscape designs. Read More » 

 

John and Tiffany Rissler with two of their children Lydia and Alicia in front of their condemned home in Honey Brook on July 8

Honey Brook family is hanging on after accident destroys their home

Homelessness threatens after motel stay ends on July 31 Read More » 

 

Uncle Irvin: Kennett mayor is a bully

Fetick's proposal to hold funding to Kennett Public Library 'isn't what is expected from a public leader' Read More » 

 


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