Hank’s gets zoning relief

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An architect’s rendering of the proposed design for rebuilding Hank’s Place. The proposed deck is on the far left of the structure. (Image courtesy of Katie Young, Dever Architects and Regester Associates, engineers.)

It’s back to the Planning Commission for Hank’s Place now that the Chadds Ford Zoning Hearing Board granted the restaurant the requested zoning variances. “I’m gratified that the board granted the relief,” said Lou Colagreco, the attorney for Anthony and Katie Young, owners of Hank’s Place. “The board paid attention to the testimony and agrees that Hank’s is a treasure.” Anthony Young said he was…

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Library exec addresses SCCCC

Southern Chester County's favorite mid-day networking event recently gathered at Hartefeld National Golf Club. More than 35 members and guests from various regional industries enjoyed lunch while connecting and expanding their contacts. Event sponsor Kennett Library captivated the room with their presentation “We the People,” as the group envisioned a vibrant space where the community gathers, culture is celebrated, organizations and businesses thrive & enjoyment…

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Police Log Aug. 17: Sobriety checkpoint

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks State troopers from the Avondale barracks will conduct a sobriety checkpoint this coming weekend, Aug. 19 to 21. Kennett Square Police Department Crystal Thompson, 43, of Rockland, Del., was arrested and charged with DUI and related traffic offenses, according to borough police. A report said she was driving 51 m.p.h. in a 25-m.p.h. zone. The incident occurred on Aug. 7,…

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