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Chester County Press Nov. 25 edition

11/25/2015 11:08AM ● Published by J. Chambless

In this week's edition of the Chester County Press, we introduce you to Alexandra Cousteau, the recipient of the Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence ... We take you to Franklin Township, to hear the latest on road improvements for Route 896 ... We take you to Kennett Township, where supervisors are finalizing the township's 2016 budget ... We take you to Kennett Square, where a new multi-use development is set to go up next year ... From local pioneers to local art galleries to Uncle Irvin, it's all here in this week's Chester County Press.

A resident asks a question at the PennDOT meeting on Nov 17

Franklin Township residents examine PennDOT plans for Route 896 improvements

Work slated to start in 2019, and could last two years Read More » 

 

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Oxford Borough officials continue budget discussions

Another budget meeting is slated for Monday, Nov. 23 Read More » 

 

John Blankenbaker of Chadds Ford with the 1970 circuit board for his Kenbak-1 computer and his home desktop

A pioneer looks back

John Blankenbaker of Chadds Ford is credited with inventing the first commercially available personal computer. Read More » 

 

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Alexandra Cousteau receives Stroud Award for Freshwater Excellence

Each year, since 2011, the Stroud Center has conferred the award to someone who has made an outstanding contribution that protects freshwater resources, improves the quantity and quality ... Read More » 

 

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Oxford student to perform in Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade

Hayley Allport, was recently selected to perform in this year’s parade in New York City as a member of the color guard flag team of the Macy's Great American Marching Band.  Read More » 

 

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Landenberg teenager already making her mark

Kennett High School junior raises funds for Chester County SPCA Read More » 

 

Police help feed the hungry

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale troopers deliver 380 pounds of food to the Chester County Food Bank Read More » 

 

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New multi-use project in Kennett Square expected to break ground in April

Cannery Row expected to join Magnolia Place and Victory Brewing Company in continued revitalization of the western edge of Kennett Square Read More » 

 

Handmade clothing by Stillwater Fibers

Oxford Arts Alliance shares the holiday spirit at Artisan Gift Shop

Original art, handmade crafts and holiday decorations welcome the season Read More » 

 

A room designed by Kate Poole with art by Peter Willard and Katee Boyle

Art, design and furnishings spotlighted in 'Pairings'

Holly Peters in Kennett Square promotes 'The Artful Side of Kennett' Read More » 

 

Robinson and Brady honored for eight years of service on Oxford School Board - 11192015 0633PM

Robinson and Brady honored for eight years of service on Oxford School Board

Oxford students who attained AP Scholar status are also recognized Read More » 

 

Avon Grove School District says goodbye to two school board members

A reorganization meeting is scheduled for Monday, Dec. 7 Read More » 

 

Obituaries for the week of Nov 23 - 11232015 0207PM

Obituaries for the week of Nov. 23

Obituaries for: Martin, Peirce, Harlan, Rodriquez, Hipkins, Keba, McMillan, Elvin, Tavoni, Wells, Howell, Marvel, Palmer, O'Donnell, Hood Read More » 

 

Church Calendar for the week of Nov. 23

Community events listed for area churches Read More » 

 

Uncle Irvin: Dinniman berates protocols for Lyme disease

'Dinniman bemoaned the number of doctors who refuse to treat Lyme disease cases because of inadequate insurance reimbursement' Read More » 

 

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