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Chester County Press Sept. 6 edition

09/05/2017 11:07AM ● By J. Chambless
In this edition of the Chester County Press, we report on a recent Kennett Square event that marked International Overdose Awareness Day ... We push the pedal to the metal at the Oxford Car Show ... We introduce a new program that encourages homeowners to think about converting their lawns into stormwater gatherers ... We also preview the upcoming Mushroom Festival, and report on the work that Unionville High School is doing to help a school affected by Hurricane Harvey ... It's all here in this week's Chester County Press.
Water was knee-deep at the middle school in the Hardin-Jefferson School District last week

‎Unionville High School reaches out to Texas school damaged by Hurricane Harvey

Fundraising efforts kick off at Friday's UHS football game Read More » 


The First Baptist Church in Kennett Square was nearly filled on Aug 31 for International Overdose Awareness Day

A gathering of grief and support 

International Overdose Awareness Day is marked in Kennett Square Read More » 


Township punts on Modern Business Park prelim approval 

Big issues remain how to best design access routes, and handle projected traffic patterns Read More » 


Avon Grove School Board wants new enrollment study

The board also approves a land-use analysis and an agreement with a company to facilitate listening sessions this fall Read More » 


Oxford Car Show revs up large crowd - 09052017 1220PM

Oxford Car Show revs up large crowd 

There were more than 300 cars, trucks, and motorcycles on display Read More » 


New program teaching homeowners to Catch the Rain - 09052017 0206PM

New program teaching homeowners to 'Catch the Rain'

Program teaching homeowners to become advocates for Green Stormwater Infrastructure (GSI) practices Read More » 


The Fifth Annual Rip the ElWood skateboard competition will draw a crowd to take part and to watch

Skateboarders compete on Saturday in Crossan Park 

Spectators are welcome to cheer on the skateboarders as they compete in several events at speeds of about 25 to 30 miles per hour Read More » 


Revolutionary War re-enactors will have a camp set up and will fire muskets and cannons several times during the weekend

Turning back the clock in Chadds Ford

The Chadds Ford Historical Society hosts Chadds Ford Days Sept. 9 and 10 Read More » 


Oxford 42 Twin Valley 35 - 09052017 1200PM

Oxford 42, Twin Valley 35

Two last-minute victories in two games for the Oxford Hornets Read More » 


Editorial: Eco-Site, Inc., the future of telecommunications is already here

While increased cell phone access is a smart move in Landenberg, building a cell tower may not be the most up-to-date choice Read More » 


Obituaries for the week of Sept 4 - 09052017 1103AM

Obituaries for the week of Sept. 4

Obituaries for: Brady, Walsh, Holcomb, Weaver, Harris, Rice, Matyas, Talamonti, Shockley, Repetto, Rominger, Peterson, Guzman-Canongo, Behrend Read More » 


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