Archive for April 1st, 2016

Doggone cute pooch portrait winner is…

Dogs of Kennett winner Murray pictured with Olivia Newnam

Dogs of Kennett winner Murray pictured with Olivia Newnam

Fifty-two dog photographs were submitted to "Dogs of Kennett Photocon," which is part of the Earth Day Music celebration to be held April 23 beginning at 5 p.m.  The event will support The Garage Community and Youth Center and a dog park to be build in Anson B. Nixon Park. The daunting task of selecting the most pleasing pooch portrayal went to Emily Myers, the ...

 
 

Roadwork for week of April 2

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of April 2 through April 9. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. Patching crews on Route 322 will require lane closures in both directions between ...

 

Chesco observing National Public Health Week

The Chester County Health Department is recognizing National Public Health Week, which runs from Monday, April 4, through Sunday, April 10, by hosting several countywide events. During National Public Health Week, the public health community is rallying to make the U.S. the Healthiest Nation in One Generation—by 2030. Numerous studies show that compared to peer ...

 

GOP race for 158th District takes another turn

Members of the 158th Legislative District of the Republican Committee have now endorsed Eric M. Roe for the state House seat being vacated by Rep. Chris Ross, according to a GOP press release. “I greatly appreciate the support and endorsement of the Republican Party,” Roe said in the release. “Over the next 26 days, I will work tirelessly to win the support and ...

 

Unionville academic teams seek county win

Three varsity and three junior varsity academic teams will be competing on Monday, April 4, for the Chester County Academic Competition championship after advancing from the semifinals. Only Unionville High School qualified in both categories. The championship will take place at the Chester County Intermediate Unit (CCIU) starting at 7:00 p.m., and will determine ...