Archive for September 21st, 2016

Civil suit filed against Hillendale PTO

A former member of the Hillendale PTO has filed a civil action against the organization, school Principal Steve Dissinger, and PTO co-president Jennifer Scattolino. Kathleen Carmody, a former co-vice president of the PTO, filed the papers in Chester County Court of Common Pleas earlier this summer. She alleges improprieties with an election held this past spring in ...

 
 

Shared emergency services report in review

A review of the draft report for developing a regional approach to fire protection and emergency medical services is in progress. Last year, officials in Kennett Square Borough and Kennett, Pocopson, Pennsbury, East Marlborough Township and Newlin townships – the areas served by Longwood, Kennett and Po-Mar-Lin Fire companies – agreed to share the cost of a study ...

 

Kennett Library seeking to make more friends

The Kennett Library Board of Trustees found much to celebrate during its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 20 – ranging from the launch of a process to explore a new building to a go-ahead for investigating the prospect of a Friends of the Library group. In June, the library board received approval from the eight municipalities it serves – Kennett Square Borough and ...

 

Police Log Sept. 21: DUIs, drugs, drunkenness

• State police from the Embreeville barracks on routine patrol said they spotted a grey 2009 Toyota speeding on Route 202 in Westtown Township on Friday, Sept. 16, at 2:02 a.m. During a traffic stop, police found the driver, John M. Camiolo, 36, of Leesburg, Fla., under the influence of marijuana. Troopers also found marijuana inside the vehicle and charged Camiolo ...