Skip to main content

Chester County Press

Chester County Press July 26 edition

07/26/2017 07:58AM ● By J. Chambless
In the July 26 edition of the Chester County Press, we report on a collaborative effort by three municipalities to apply for a grant which, if awarded, will go into the construction of pedestrian and bike trails to connect New Garden Township, Kennett Township and Kennett Borough ... We visit the Miss Oxford Diner, a trusty mainstay for comfort food and community ... We also profile the Brandywiners upcoming production of "Beauty and the Beast," and give a sneak peek into a few of the many local National Night Out celebrations scheduled for Aug. 1 ... From local news to upcoming concerts to Uncle Irvin, it's all here in this week's Chester County Press.
I want people to be able to step back in time when they come here - 07252017 0138PM

'I want people to be able to step back in time when they come here’ 

The owner of the Miss Oxford Diner talks about how the 1950s-style diner remains a fixture in the Oxford community after all these years Read More » 


U-CF School District will spotlight strengths in six new videos

'We know that video is an effective communications vehicle, and personal stories are better than charts and numbers.' Read More » 


Nicholas Pontrelli as the Prince and Julie Luzier as Belle in Beauty and the Beast

Capturing the magic of 'Beauty and the Beast' 

The Brandywiners stage their annual spectacular at Longwood Read More » 


Municipalities to collaborate on grant to increase trail connections

Kennett Township, Kennett Borough and New Garden Township to apply for grant application Read More » 


Oxford mayor proclaims the first Friday in August as Jerome Rodio Day

Several events in August are planned to remember Jerome Rodio Read More » 


Kennett community event renamed for longtime police chief 

National Night Out festivities on Aug. 1 in Kennett Square will be called 'The Ed Zunino National Night Out' Read More » 


West Grove to host regional police forces Aug 1 National Night Out event - 07252017 1004AM

West Grove to host regional police force's Aug. 1 National Night Out event 

Planned to be equal parts community policing and street festival Read More » 


Sewage solution is sought for Franklin Township development

Lexington Point is a on South Guernsey Road. Since 2008, waste from the homes has been pumped to a holding tank and hauled away every third day. Read More » 


Arrest made in drug deal death from February - 07202017 0124PM

Arrest made in drug deal death from February

Michael Thomas Coldiron, Jr. arrested for supplying drugs that killed a Quarryville man Read More » 


Son of a drummer - 07252017 1000AM

Son of a drummer 

Kofi Baker to bring the Cream Experience to Kennett Square Read More » 


10000 Maniacs to perform at Mushroom Festival - 07182017 0443PM

10,000 Maniacs to perform at Mushroom Festival 

Concert to benefit the Kennett Flash


Obituaries for the week of July 24 - 07252017 1204PM

Obituaries for the week of July 24

Obituaries for: Shoop, Shore, Lovisa, Stike, Jewitt, O'Connor Read More » 


Editorial: The labyrinth of connectivity

New Garden, Kennett Borough and Kennett Township collaborating on grant application to fund a series of new trails that would link all three municipalities Read More » 


Uncle Irvin: Limbo library

Kennett Library in a bind over plea for Weinstein lot in Kennett Square as site for new library Read More »