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Chester County Press July 20 edition

07/20/2016 08:23AM ● Published by J. Chambless

In this week's edition of the Chester County Press, we go to New Garden Township, where the board approved an agreement that will merge two area police forces into the Southern Chester County Regional Police Department ... We visit Oxford Borough, where a new borough manager has been named ... We say 'Goodbye' to longtime Oxford leader Jerome Rodio, and we report on the work that the Good Neighbors group is doing for others.  From a profile of the upcoming Brandywiners show to a story about two future aviators, and Uncle Irvin, too, it's all here in this week's Chester County Press.

Regional police department gets township approval

Merger expected to join departments in January 2017 Read More » 

 

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Raging fire destroys Landenberg home

Oxford volunteer firefighter rescues cat from basement Read More » 

 

Oxford Borough hires a new borough manager

Brian Hoover comes to Oxford from Glenolden, where he served as borough manager for 13 years Read More » 

 

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Falgowski named to the U.S. Olympic field hockey team

The Landenberg native was a standout for St. Mark's High School, and is going to her third Olympics Read More » 

 

Teens install new siding on the Blevins home in West Grove as part of the Good Neighbors Youth Camp

Restoring homes and saving families

Good Neighbors fixes three area homes this week, using a strong spirit and lots of teen helpers Read More » 

 

Young aviators camp inspires counselors to take to the skies - 07192016 1255PM

Young aviators camp inspires counselors to take to the skies

Avon Grove student dreams of becoming a commercial pilot; Kennett Square resident wants to apply aviation with her career Read More » 

 

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The community remembers Jerome Rodio

‘Oxford is not going to be the same without him’ Read More » 

 

The Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board

Resident questions whether U-CF School Board is violating Sunshine Act

'It's a very bad habit for the board, and there's a potential for bad things to occur.' Read More » 

 

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Obituaries for the week of July 18

Obituaries for: Musser, Vannoy, Pesce, Dunn, Wilson, Clarke, MacMillan, Fraver, Boon, Hoffman, Palita, Paisley Read More » 

 

Fiona Kate Wright and Shrek Jeff Santoro face off before love blooms

An ogre finds love as the Brandywiners present 'Shrek the Musical'

The satirical fairy tale will be staged July 21 to 30 at Longwood Gardens Read More » 

 

4 Feet Back

Whimsical road signs point out 'Alternate Routes'

Exhibit opening at Bookplace on July 24 is like a motorist's fever dream, but fun Read More » 

 

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Editorial: 'Always be grateful, but never be satisfied'

'The legacy of Thomas Musser does not end with his passing, but continues on like a blueprint' Read More » 

 

Uncle Irvin: Gettin' old, gettin' sick

'Uncle Irvin warned of the need for local police protection for London Grove' Read More » 

 


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