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Chester County Press Jan. 27 edition

01/27/2016 10:49AM ● By J. Chambless
In this edition of the Chester County Press, we report on a brutal murder in Lower Oxford Township ... We examine a controversy in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District ... We acknowledge an honor recently given to Kennett Borough Police Chief Edward Zunino ... We introduce a new dance studio in Kennett Square, and summarize the recent Kennett Old Timers Baseball Association annual dinner ... All of this and Uncle Irvin, too, in this week's Chester County Press.
Kevin Anthony Havelow Jr is accused of murder

Man arrested for murder of his grandmother in Lower Oxford Township

Kevin Anthony Havelow, Jr., also sexually assaulted his grandmother and mother, police say Read More » 


The Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board

Unionville High School teacher sparks an online controversy

School administration issues rebuttal to allegations of unfair treatment Read More » 

 Supervisors OK preliminary plan for Kennett Square apartment complex

Plans call for an 18-acre, 175-unit apartment complex planned to be constructed along North Walnut Road, near Anson B. Nixon Park Read More » 


Zunino honored for 40 years of service - 01222016 0245PM

Zunino honored for 40 years of service

Police Chief Edward Zunino became a full-time officer with the Kennett Square Police Department in January of 1976 Read More » 


Oxford Area High School senior soars through Upward Bound - 01222016 0122PM

Oxford Area High School senior soars through Upward Bound

Since her freshman year, Jada has not only been a proud member of Upward Bound, but blossomed as one of the top students in the program, which includes over 100 students from eight Philad... Read More » 


Supervisor withdraws motion to pull townships 23 easement - 01262016 1217PM

Supervisor withdraws motion to pull township's $2.3 easement

Claims that nearly year-long negotiations with Reynolds family is too long Read More » 


Avon Grove unveils preliminary budget

An early look at the 2016-17 spending plan would include a tax increase of about 3.1 percent Read More » 


Kennett Township purchases historic home - 01262016 1213PM

Kennett Township purchases historic home

House served as stop on Underground Railroad


Franklin Township passes chicken ordinance, settles issues of tree maintenance

Long-range 2016 goals also outlined by Board of Supervisors Read More » 


Unionville beats Kennett 49-31 behind Pancoasts 18 points - 01262016 1209PM

Unionville beats Kennett, 49-31 behind Pancoast's 18 points 

Activation of alarm empties gym, delays game


A dance destination Club Studio Arts opens in Kennett Square - 01262016 1230PM

‘A dance destination’: Club Studio Arts opens in Kennett Square

Studio offers Aerobic Jazz, Hip-Hop, Merengue, Rumba, Cha Cha, Salsa and Mambo Read More » 


An orchid archway is part of the Orchid Extravaganza running through March 27 at Longwood Gardens

Longwood spotlights the beauty of exotic orchids

Orchid Extravaganza due to open on Jan. 23 Read More » 


Obituaries for the week of Jan 25 - 01262016 0131PM

Obituaries for the week of Jan. 25

Obituaries for: Kuntz, Hewton, Sullivan, Young, Raimato, Church, Eller Read More » 


Editorial: Upon further review

'...In light of what the Kennett Area Democrats attempted to do last October, all politics do not have to carry the stench of politicizing a private issue' Read More » 


Uncle Irvin: Rapid turnover shackles borough

New council members, new administration in Kennett Borough may lead to loss of momentum Read More » 


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