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Chester County Press Dec. 12 edition

12/12/2018 11:24AM ● By J. Chambless


Community donations make the holidays warmer and brighter for children at Tick Tock Early Learning Center

Community donations make the holidays warmer and brighter for children at Tick Tock Early Learning Center

A number of businesses and individuals are making the holidays brighter for local youngsters Read More » 


Tighe reelected as Oxford School Board president

Patterson will again serve as vice president


Open space project receives $1.5 million in state funding

Will be directed to support a multi-phase plan being led by The Conservation Fund that will permanently protect over 1,700 acres along the Pennsylvania-Maryland border Read More » 


Holiday auction raises 45000 for local youth programs

Holiday auction raises $45,000 for local youth programs

Proceeds from Dec. 8 event benefits the Garage Community & Youth Centers of Kennett Square and West Grove Read More » 


Sheriff Carolyn Bunny Welsh helps her student Jaqueline pick out a game for a relative on Saturday Photos by Chris Barber

'Shop With the Sheriff' gives young students a leg up on gift buying

'This is the best day of the year for me' says Sheriff Carolyn Welsh Read More » 


U-CF School District fights residents right-to-know request

U-CF School District fights resident's right-to-know request

School board president Jeff Hellrung says, 'From time to time, we feel requests are made that are not covered under the provisions of the law, and information should not be released.' Read More » 


U-CF school board hears from principals about progress

While most of the meeting was taken up by the district's Achievement Report, the board also took time to approve the proposed preliminary budget for 2019-2020 Read More » 


Cheerful warm and bright

Cheerful, warm and bright

The weather might have been a bit chilly, but an evening filled with heartwarming activities and family-friendly fun made for a wonderful Country Christmas celebration in Oxford Read More » 


Executive director of Oxford Arts Alliance retires

Judy Petersen has been in the executive director position for 18 months Read More » 


Obituaries for the week of Dec 10

Obituaries for the week of Dec. 10

Obituaries for: Smith, Kirby, Thomas, Schilling, Kinsey, Rios, Mancino, Mackey, Sheets, Gilbert, Boyd, Hill Read More » 


Editorial: State Senator Greenway

State Sen. Andrew Dinniman continues to spearhead land conservation and open space protection in all parts of Chester County Read More » 


Uncle Irvin: East governs like West

It is time for East Marlborough Township to catch up to its neighboring municipality Read More » 



Seventeen floating Christmas trees suspended from the Conservatory ceiling highlight Longwoods annual A Longwood Christmas on display through Jan 6

Longwood reimagining trees this holiday season

'A Longwood Christmas' runs through Jan. 6


The Creamery by Dan Chow

Art for giving, or for yourself, in Kennett Square

Square Pear Gallery exhibits a tempting gift list through the end of the month Read More » 


Last-Minute Shoppers Guide

Chester County Press Dec. 12

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