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'I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings' causes a stir in Oxford

12/23/2014 ● By Steven Hoffman

Since it was published in 1969, “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” has been regularly challenged and ranks in the top ten books most frequently banned from high school and junior high school libraries and classrooms.

Avon Grove finalizes new teachers’ pact

12/23/2014 ● By Steven Hoffman

School board president calls the deal ‘fair, sustainable, and economically sound’

Top Grade Vapors debuts in Oxford

12/23/2014 ● By Steven Hoffman

Electronic cigarettes are battery-powered vaporizers that offer a similar feel to tobacco smoking.

New police chief shares goals, concerns for West Grove Borough

12/23/2014 ● By Richard Gaw

King: 'It will be about getting out of our police vehicles, interacting with the community and working with area youth'

OASD officials look to close budget gap

12/23/2014 ● By Steven Hoffman

The district’s state-mandated contribution to the Pennsylvania Public School Employee Retirement System (PSERS) is going up $1,001,796, a hike of more than 22 percent.

Pennsylvania Farm Bureau honors Janet Robinson with V.I.P. Award

12/23/2014 ● By Steven Hoffman

The Volunteer Impact Program Award is given to individuals who have benefited the work of the Farm Bureau by getting other people involved.

Avon Grove finalizes new teachers’ pact

12/23/2014 ● By Steven Hoffman

The new contract is retroactive to July 1, 2014, the date the previous deal expired, and extends to June 30, 2017.

Editorial: We saw...

12/23/2014 ● By Richard Gaw

In celebration of the holiday season, we share some of the favorite stories we covered in our community this past year

Uncle Irv: Teachers' unions rebuked nationally

12/23/2014 ● By Richard Gaw

The Wall Street Journal reported that teachers unions spent $100 million nationwide on the Nov. 4 elections. Was the spending worth it?

Kennett Township to repeal its gun laws in lieu of potential NRA lawsuit

12/23/2014 ● By Richard Gaw

Commonwealth bill gives organizations like the NRA legal standing to bring a lawsuit to challenge township's firearms ordinances in a court of law


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