Election mars students’ record as predictors

Even the students – who had a perfect record as election prognosticators – got it wrong this time. Since its inception in 1996, students in Chester County who participated in Kids Voting USA have accurately predicted the presidential winners. That winning streak ended this year, however, with students aligning their presidential picks with the voters of Chester County and selecting Hillary Clinton, a choice that…

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Forum to address election’s ecological impact

An environmental advocacy group is inviting the public to join a discussion on the impact of the 2016 state and national elections on Pennsylvania’s environment at a special forum on Thursday, Nov. 17. The President-elect, as well as new leadership at the state and national levels, will have far-reaching impacts on policies that affect climate change, natural gas drilling, drinking water, and public lands, said a…

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Around Town Nov. 10

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U.S. military veterans salute the colors during the annual Veterans’ Day ceremony in Concord Township, on Sunday, Nov. 6. During the ceremony, retired Air National Guard Brig. Gen. Dan Van Wyk said all who serve in the military make a difference in the world.

• The Kennett Area Senior Center offers Medicare counseling on Thursdays. For the annual open enrollment period, KASC is offering assistance on Nov. 10 and Dec. 1. • The Brandywine River Museum of Art is offering Music on the Brandywine, Thursday, Nov. 10 from 6 to 9 p.m. Romie de Guise–Langlois, clarinet, and Andrea Lam, piano, are both extremely accomplished artists and former winners of Astral’s…

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Adopt-a-Pet Nov. 10

Come meet all the wonderful animals available now for adoption at the Brandywine Valley SPCA. All featured pets are “Name Your Price” adoption fee until Monday, Nov. 14. Not ready to adopt? Then sponsor a pet and provide a safe place for our companions to rest until they find their forever homes. Help us give them a second chance at a fresh start. CRAIG Hi, my name is Craig and I am…

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