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Chester County Press March 23 edition

03/23/2016 11:24AM ● By J. Chambless
In this week's edition of the Chester County Press, we take you to Oxford, for the unexpected announcement that longtime Borough Manager Betsy Brantner will step away from her post after 15 years on the job ... We take you to the campaign for the House seat in the 158th District, where Republican candidate Leonard Rivera has removed his name from the ballot and will run as a write-in candidate, following an investigation into how he gathered petition signatures ... We take you to the Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board, where there was continued debate about whether to drop decile rankings for students ... All of this and Uncle Irvin, too, in this week's Chester County Press.
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Oxford School Board member resigns

The deadline to apply to fill the vacancy is at 4 p.m. on Friday, April 8. Read More » 

 

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'I got to help the town that I love’

Borough manager Betsy Brantner announces her resignation after 15 years of serving Oxford Read More » 

 

Oxford benefits from public servants like Brantner

The borough has progressed even though the challenges have been great Read More » 

 

Oxford Borough moves closer to purchasing parking lot

The plan is to construct a parking garage on the site Read More » 

 

The Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board

U-CF School Board debates dropping decile ranking for high-school students

Parents, students and board members have squared off over whether to rank students against each other. Read More » 

 

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Police officers honored at New Garden awards ceremony

'The men and women of the New Garden Township Police Department are...guardians of this community, and there is no doubt that they are some of the finest police officers in Chester County' Read More » 

 

Residents sound off about mushroom plant expansion near Franklin Township

Gourmet's Delight gets permission to expand after ACRE ruling Read More » 

 

Dinniman meets with residents about fly infestation in community

'There has got to be a way to work together to eliminate this fly for the betterment of the entire community' Read More » 

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Controversy in the 158th District

Rivera withdraws name from Republican ballot Read More » 

  

Giant Food Stores seeks to transfer restaurant liquor license to Penn Twp. location

A public hearing to discuss the request has been scheduled for April 6 Read More » 

 

Autumn Woods 1886 by Albert Bierstadt

Beautiful depictions of a young American landscape

'The Poetry of Nature' highlights the best of the Hudson River School Read More » 

 

Fairhill Park Road

Small landscapes by Carole Huber at Bookplace

Fifty paintings are all priced at $50 or less Read More » 

 

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Obituaries for the week of March 21

Obituaries for: Leto, Cubel, Morlando, Winther, Clanton, Lugo, Elliott, Boddy, Wilson, Horgan, Hayworth Read More » 

 

Uncle Irvin: Police department merger good news

'This cooperative effort looks very much like a win-win situation' Read More » 

 

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