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Chester County Press April 19 edition

04/20/2017 09:20AM ● By J. Chambless
In the April 19 edition of the Chester County Press, we go to Oxford, where a meeting to discuss a proposed parking garage and transportation center drew a capacity audience ... We go to a meeting of the Indivisible KSQ, who continue to step up their efforts to protect the Hispanic population ... We go to Unionville, to listen to discussion in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District regarding school start times ... From police award ceremonies to high-school sports to Uncle Irvin, it's all here in this week's Chester County Press.

Will Oxford Borough Council vote to build parking garage? 

With funding lining up, a decision could come sooner rather than later Read More » 


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'This is a great opportunity for this town' 

A town hall meeting to discuss the proposed parking garage and transportation center for downtown Oxford drew a standing-room-only crowd. Supporters say the project is a great opportunity... Read More » 


As deadline for adoption approaches, KCSD's projected budget decreases slightly

Combine the two significant cost-saving items and the district is now expecting to reduce the overall expenditures in the 2017-2018 spending plan Read More » 


U-CF School Board hears recommendation for delayed school start

The administration is recommending to start and end high school and middle schools 25 minutes later, and to start and end elementary schools 15 minutes later Read More » 

Landenberg residents protest planned cellular tower 

Voice their displeasure over the planned construction of a 125-foot-tall high tower in Landenberg Read More » 


In its history Run for Our Sons has raised 360000 for Parent Project Muscular Dystrophy

Run For Our Sons marks eighth year on April 22 

Event raises money for research into Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy Read More » 


Documentary explores challenges and triumphs of local traumatic brain injury survivor 

A screening of the film takes place in Wilmington, Del. this Saturday Read More » 


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Police officers honored in New Garden ceremony

Event recognized several officers for their outstanding work last year Read More » 




Willowdale Steeplechase returns on May 14

The race will feature a $100,000 Steeplechase Challenge Read More » 


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Avon Grove defeats Garnet Valley, 7-4 

Team improves its record to 7-1, despite early-season injuries to a few key players Read More » 


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Obituaries for the week of April 17

Obituaries for: Finn, Comyns, Root, Thompson, Poole, Crueger, Fisher, Seligman, Hernandez, Stengel, Crosson, Smedley, Cardile, Workman, Duvall, Johnson, Bradley, Paisley Read More » 


Editorial: Definitions, applied selflessly

Because the actions of three police officers were not caught on a bystander's i-phone does not make them any less of a story Read More » 


Uncle Irvin: General Assembly, school boards fail fiscally

They're two masters of delays, columnist writes


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