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Chester County Press Nov. 23 edition

11/23/2016 08:38AM ● By J. Chambless
In the Nov. 23 edition of the Chester County Press, we report on recent incidents of ethnic intimidation in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District ... We look at budgets and taxes in Kennett Township and Oxford Borough ... We look at a local organization's distribution of funds to three local agencies ... From the openings of holiday season exhibits to Uncle Irvin, it's all here in this edition of the Chester County Press.
The Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board

U-CF School Board hears from parent about ethnic intimidation in district 

'A student was told that not having a job would be easy, because he could always work at a 7-11,' a parent tells the School Board Read More » 

 

Kennett Township approves preliminary 2017 budget 

As of Jan. 1, 2017, the township's general fund beginning balance for its general fund will be $5.7 million, with $3.43 million in income projected for next year Read More » 

 

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Hornet pride

Four of Oxford's top student-athletes sign to play at the collegiate level Read More » 

 

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Run2Shine, Inc. presents $5K each to three beneficiaries

Run2Shine, Inc., the fundraising wing of the Mushroom Cap 13.1, donated $5,000 each to three beneficiaries: The Garage Community & Youth Center, Family Promise of Southern Chester County... Read More » 

 

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Cameron’s Hardware plans expansion

Expanded store will debut in 2017 Read More » 

 

Conservation easements draw a crowd to Franklin Supervisors meeting

Issues surrounding Gourmet's Delight expansion also discussed Read More » 

 

Officials say no tax increase is expected in Oxford Borough

Borough council expected to adopt final budget in December Read More » 

 

Sleep expert discusses school start times

Program with Judith Owens reveals the science behind the issue Read More » 

 

Oxford Area School District seeks public input on delayed start times

School districts throughout Chester County are analyzing the merits of a later school day Read More » 

 

U-CF teacher's aide charged with sexual assault of two students

Sheri Maufort had sexual contact with two teen boys Read More » 

 

After successful debut, Mini-Thons to continue at Kennett High School

The Kennett School Board approves two new clubs for the high school Read More » 

 

Longwood Gardens is decorated inside and out for the holidays

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas

Area attractions welcome the holiday season with openings on Nov. 25 Read More » 

 

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Police Blotter for the week of Nov. 21

Identity thief buys $62,000 car with stolen information, burglary and vandalism includes racial threats, DUI arrests and more Read More » 

 

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Obituaries for the week of Nov. 21 

Obituaries for: Yerkes, Crowther, Fingerle, Hayes, Gaspar, Arter, Lopez, Strey Read More » 

 

The big impact of Small Business Saturday

Small Business Saturday is this Saturday, November 26 Read More » 

 

Uncle Irvin: Hidden costs that are avoidable

'The U-CF board is continually overtaxing their district's property owners! Period' Read More » 

 

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