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Police searching for man in connection with credit card thefts  Daily Local News

WEST FALLOWFIELD—Police are searching for a man (pictured) who stole credit cards and used them to purchase items at many locations in the New Castle, ...



Kennett High named one of nation's best high schools  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> U.S. News & World Report has once again named Kennett High School one of America's Best High Schools.



Kennett High School graduates largest class in its history  Chester County Press

“Today marks an incredible and unforgettable day in our lives,” stated Eliane Esparza, a graduation speaker at Kennett High School's 127th annual ...



Schools in New Garden will now have a police presence  Daily Local News

NEW GARDEN—The Southern Chester County Regional Police Department has received a grant to fund a School Resource Officer for the Kennett ...



Kennett High Mock Trial Team places fourth | News  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> Kennett High School's Mock Trial Senior Team placed fourth out of eighteen teams in the Chester County Round of this year's statewide ...



Kennett High to stage 'Fiddler on the Roof' March 15 to March 17  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> Kennett High School will present its annual musical March 15 through 17. This year's production of the show Fiddler on the Roof includes a ...



Kennett Demon Robotics team to compete for world title in Detroit later this month  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Dan Folmar thinks Kennett High School students are among the most ingenious and the most creative in Chester County.



Kennett police working proactively to keep kids safe at school  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> In the wake of the rash of school shootings this year, Kennett Square Police Chief William Holdsworth wants parents to know police are ...



KHS students form new campus safety awareness group  Chester County Press

Working in cooperation with the Kennett Consolidated School District.



Kennett students honored for assisting elderly man on their way to school  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> Bernardo “Junior” and Jonnatan “Jonny” Escobar-Bernal, students at Kennett High School, were taught by their parents since they were ...



Thousands arrive for spectacle of Kennett Square Memorial Day Parade  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Through the years, Kennett Square has become known as a place to come for parades — Memorial Day in particular.



Kennett grad earns Gold Award by helping homeless families  Daily Local News

Margaret “Maggie” Schubert, a recent graduate from Kennett High School, earned her Gold Award recently by building a 1400-square-foot playground for the ...



Kennett High Multicultural conference challenges students to change the world  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> In April, Kennett High School welcomed high school students, teachers, and school personnel to the 17th Annual Multicultural and Diversity ...



Kennett teacher wins Chester County Art Association award  Daily Local News

Kennett Square >> Kennett High School art teacher Tom Hironimus recently received the inaugural Excellence in Teaching award given by the Chester County ...



Kennett High inducts National Honor Society members | News  southern chester county weeklies

The Kennett High School Blue and White Chapter of the National Honor Society welcomed the 2016-17 inductees at a ceremony and reception on March 16, ...



Harlem Wizards to play teachers in Kennett School District  Daily Local News

Kennett Square >> Kennett Consolidated School District teachers will play the Harlem Wizards on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 6 p.m. in Kennett High School's Reynolds ...



Kennett High School temporarily closed over Legionnaires' disease bacteria  PhillyVoice.com

A Chester County high school has been temporarily closed on Friday after the bacteria that cause Legionnaires' disease were found in a building water source.



The Mexican Revival of Small-Town America  The New York Times

Americans who dream of an America without Mexicans should consider the case of Kennett Square, Pa.



Legionella bacteria closes high school in Kennett Square, Pa.  6abc.com

A Chester County high school is closed Friday after a potentially deadly bacteria was found in the school's hot water system.



Kennett High School's 126th commencement  Chester County Press

When graduation speaker Gemma Erickson stepped to the microphone at a few minutes after 6 p.m. and offered a welcome to Kennett High School's Class of ...



New principal plans to make Kennett High School even better  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> A few years ago, Kennett High School was recognized by Newsweek as being in the top 6 percent of high schools nationwide. Kennett ...



Diversity and collaboration touted at Multicultural Conference at Kennett High School  Chester County Press

Kennett High School assistant principal Ray Fernandez encouraged students to embrace their cultural differences and learn to collaborate with one another at ...



Kennett High student awarded summer study trip to Germany  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> Kennett High School junior Eric Benjamin Gaver has been awarded an all‐expense‐paid summer study trip to Germany. Ben ...



Therapist seeks to work with KCSD on school safety initiatives  Chester County Press

Ideas are layering a 'continuing conversation' that the Kennett Consolidated School District is having with its students, staff, teachers, counselors, parents and ...



Kennett High School ceramics sale set Dec. 19 | News  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> Nearly fifty pieces, including beautiful wheel-thrown mugs, bowls, and vases as well as hand-built holiday pieces like Christmas trees and ...



New fees, new hires, retirements at Kennett Consolidated School District  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Consolidated school directors approved the following:



In Memoriam: Maggie O'Sullivan  Old Gold & Black

The Wake Forest community is grieving the loss of Maggie O'Sullivan, a freshman from Kennett Square, PA, who tragically passed away the evening of Friday, ...



Celebrate beer next month at Kennett Square's Brewfest  Chester County Press

Beer lovers will be able to sample the specialties of more than 100 breweries.



Unionville, Kennett honor bands selected to march in Rose Parade in Pasadina; fundraiser set  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> The old saying that 'lightning never strikes the same place twice' is a myth the Cavalcade of Bands Honor Band is happy to disprove. Invited ...



Local students join National School Walkout protesting gun violence  Daily Local News

Seventeen minutes for 17 victims. That was the focus of a walkout demonstration at many high schools in Chester County Wednesday in a unified protest against ...



A school district and a community struggle to find common ground  Chester County Press

By Richard L. Gaw Staff Writer "The mission of the Kennett Consolidated School District is to provide a quality education that increases the achievement of every ...



Despite rain, Kennett Run draws 600 competitors  Chester County Press

Staff Writer. The rain that fell on Kennett Square during the morning of May 19 was unrelenting and at times, pelting, but no one seemed to inform the 600 ...



Rudy Karkosak: The gift that keeps on giving  southern chester county weeklies

Early in our friendship, Dr. Rudy Karkosak told me his story of Happy Harry, who tried to give Wilmington High School a significant amount of money in memory ...



Kennett Consolidated school board candidates  Chester County Press

Kennett Consolidated school board candidates. When voters go to the polls on Tuesday, Nov. 7, they will be making a number of decisions about who will be ...



Tom Ogurcak will be honored along with nine players at Old Timers Baseball Hall of Fame  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Southern Chester County has no lack of outstanding baseball players, as witnessed by the great numbers who have been inducted into ...



Nelms throws his hat in the ring for the 158th Legislative District  Daily Local News

NEW GARDEN >> Former Kennett High School teacher and coach Rick Nelms is throwing his hat in the ring for the 2018 Democratic primary election.



Franklin & Marshall honors KHS' Joseph O'Sullivan  The Unionville Times

Joseph O'Sullivan, a member of the Social Studies Department at Kennett High School, was the winner of the Franklin & Marshall College High School Teacher ...



Thousands expected for fifth annual Mushroom Drop in Kennett Square  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Thousands are expected for the fifth annual Mushroom Drop on New Year's Eve, featuring a 500-pound stainless steel mushroom.



Kennett teen mourned in sea of blue, white - Chadds Ford Live  Chadds Ford Live

Brian R. Ayllon, 16, of Kennett Square, who died last week, is shown before the 2015 high school prom. His mother said she values the memory and was so glad ...



Mushroom Festival reaches $1 million distribution milestone  Chester County Press

52 local non-profits receive grants at April 5 ceremony.



Hundreds applaud as Kennett Square adopts sweeping new anti-discrimination law  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Council on Monday night unanimously adopted an anti-discrimination ordinance that will provide broader protection than the federal ...



Old Timers Hall of Fame honors 10 at annual banquet  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> It may be mid-winter on the calendar, and the temperatures are hovering around freezing, but for baseball fans, late January marks the ...



Kennett High track star beats cancer over finish line  Philly.com

John-Paul Dean wasn't supposed to compete in the April 19 meet to clinch a ChesMont League American Division track and field championship for Kennett ...



Big crowd rallies at courthouse against Trump immigration policies  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER >> A large crowd of people turned out Sunday evening on the steps of the historical Chester County Courthouse to hold a protest vigil against ...



Local Girl Scouts celebrate International Friendship Day | News  southern chester county weeklies

Submitted photo Local Girl Scouts from Kennett Square and Unionville school districts celebrate an International Friendship Day. Here, the students “travel” to ...



Kennett seniors named National Merit Commended Students | News  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> Kennett High School has announced that seniors Jake A. Kalscheur, Nicole C. Huff, Nathan E. Dight (sitting, from back), Ryley W. Harris, ...



Kennett grad sentenced for murder of girlfriend at Millersville dorm  southern chester county weeklies

A Kennett Square man was sentenced Wednesday to 20 to 40 years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend in her dorm room at Millersville University.



Kennett's WIN program inspires students to succeed | News  southern chester county weeklies

The final year of high school can be very stressful as any senior will attest - if they have the time to talk between classes, SATS, school visits, essays and.



Kennett High Humanitarian Club, Mini-THON give back to community  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett High School recently recognized the KHS Humanitarian Club and Mini-THON Committee for demonstrating Kennett Pride hrough their community ...



Parents tell Kennett school directors to take action on immigration problem  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> Parents of students in the Kennett Consolidated School district told school directors Monday night not enough is being done to address ...



Kennett High's Bowe signs to play softball at Swarthmore  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett High School senior Madison Bowe will continue her education at Swarthmore College where she will study cognitive science and play on the women's ...



Leon Spencer to be named 2017 Citizen of the Year  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> Former Kennett Square Mayor Leon Spencer will be named Citizen of the Year next month at the Southern Chester County Chamber of ...



Pennsylvania girl wrestling champ eyes national, world meets  Washington Times

Wrestling may be a male-dominated sport, but don't tell that to Mary Nichols.



Harvey hired as athletic director at Kennett | Sports  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> One of the most successful boys basketball coaches in District 1 is changing jobs and moving on from the hardwood to become an ...



As guest speaker, Davis hits a home run  Chester County Press

Ben Davis, the former major leaguer who serves as a broadcaster and color analyst of Philadelphia Phillies games, returned to Kennett Square on Saturday, Jan ...



How it used to be  Chester County Press

93-year-old historian Ed Lafferty and his wife, Ruth, invite us to step back into Landenberg's past.



'Catstravaganza' will benefit TreeTops Kitty Cafe | National and World | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> A heart-warming addition came to the borough last summer with the opening of TreeTops Kitty Cafe. The nonprofit at 305 W. State St, ...



7 Kennett HS students honored at Emmys  The Unionville Times

PHILADELPHIA — The Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences (NATAS) presented awards to seven Kennett High School ...



Eight players and one coach heading into the Kennett Old Timers Baseball Hall of Fame  Chester County Press

Baseball has a long and rich history in Chester County, and each year the Kennett Old Timers Baseball Association honors those local players who have shined ...



Kennett School District is all in against drugs  southern chester county weeklies

Recognizing the importance of unifying against drugs as a community, the Kennett Consolidated School District held its first annual All In Against Drugs Night.



Brandywine arts, Nanticoke Powwow: Delaware's fall festivals in full swing this weekend  The News Journal

The Brandywine Festival of the Arts is one of the largest of the weekend's festivals, but it's certainly not the only one. Here are 5 others to check out.



Kennett Square hosts its 32nd Mushroom Festival | Ticket  Daily Local News

Kennett Square calls itself the “Mushroom Capital of the World.”



Mushroom Cap Half Marathon Celebrates Kennett Square  Mainline Today

Mushroom Cap Half Marathon in Kennett Square is held on Nov. 4.



No jail time for ex-Kennett football star on sex rap  The Delaware County Daily Times

west chester >> A former star football player for Kennett High School who was charged with soliciting sex from a teenage girl he met through his job at the ...



Harris rebrands Eco Boutique store in Kennett Square  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> Doug Harris has officially opened his newly rebranded store, State & Union, located appropriately, at State and Union streets in Kennett ...



duPhilly signs to play baseball at McGill  The Times of Chester County

KENNETT SQUARE — Bowen duPhily, a two-sport senior at Kennett High School, has committed to play baseball for McGill University in Montreal, Canada, ...



These Are The Most Challenging High Schools In Pennsylvania, According To The Washington Post  Patch.com

Most Challenging PA High Schools - Newtown, PA - The Washington Post has released its 2017 list of the Most Challenging High Schools in the U.S. Here are ...



Ghosts, ghouls and witches haunt Kennett Square | National and World  Daily Local News

Kennett Square >> The great thing about the Kennett Square Halloween Parade is that the spectators dress up as well as the marchers.



Hundreds attend Mushroom Festival Parade in Kennett Square  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Hundreds of people attended the 30th annual Kennett Square Mushroom Festival Parade Friday night in near ideal weather conditions.



Kennett Square business owner Olen Grimes facing charges of videotaping teen girls  Chester County Press

By John Chambless Staff Writer. A Kennett Square business owner is awaiting trial on felony charges of videotaping two girls, who were ages 13 and 14, in a ...



Eight players to be inducted into the Kennett Old Timers Baseball Hall of Fame  Chester County Press

There are currently 264 local players who have been enshrined in the Kennett Old Timers Baseball Association's Hall of Fame, and on Saturday, Jan. 16, eight ...



Beer being offered at this year's Mushroom Drop in Kennett Square  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> The Mushroom Drop at Kennett Square's Midnight in the Square is “mushrooming.”



Obituaries: Edward Zunino  The Unionville Times

The long-time and much beloved Kennett Square police chief, Ed Zunino, died Friday, less than a year after retiring from running the borough police. Zunino, 67 ...



National Night Out strengthens bond with residents, police in Kennett Square  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> It wasn't too long ago that East Linden Street in Kennett Square was ruled by drug dealers, parents were afraid to let their children ...



Even more to do this year at the annual Mushroom Drop in Kennett Square  southern chester county weeklies

At the stroke of midnight on New Year's Eve, in the heart of Kennett Square, The Mushroom – a 500 pound stainless steel mushroom glittering with thousands of ...



100 Best High Schools In Pennsylvania - Is Your School On List?  Patch.com

Norristown, PA - New 2016 list: Niche.com collected test results, graduation rates, surveys and more to determine the best schools in PA and in the U.S.A..



A Hero's Legacy: Slain Kennett Square Police officer lives on through family  Daily Local News

Whatever obstacles may have confronted the children of Richard J. Posey since tragedy brought a dark cloud to their lives more than four decades ago, there ...



Thousands ring in the new year at Kennett Square Mushroom Drop  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE >> Thousands of people flocked to Kennett Square on New Year's Eve to ring in the new year as they watched a 500-pound stainless steel ...



Marking Memorial Day in southern Chester County | National and World  Daily Local News

Kennett Square ParadeThere will be a predicted 12000 to 15000 spectators in Kennett Square to greet more than 1000 participants ranging from high school ...



Top 50 high schools in Philadelphia, suburbs ranked by state's latest School Performance Profile scores  PhillyVoice.com

The state Department of Education last Thursday released 2016 School Performance Profile scores for all Pennsylvania schools.



Kennett's Evan Brown – Qualifies for USGA Junior Amateur, sets sites on PGA Tour  The Unionville Times

KENNETT SQUARE – At the age of just two years old, Evan Brown already showed a love for the game of golf. Today, this 16 year-old Kennett High School ...



Clark family gives KU's Chris Medina a fighting chance  Reading Eagle

Chris Medina admired his mother and worried about her. Karen Trowery, a single mother, was raising four children while working full time as a cook at a ...



Holocaust survivor brings lessons to Kennett HS | National and World | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE - It took her years to finally be able to mention the horrors she bore witness to as a child, but 68 years after the end of World.



KHS' After Prom strives to keep teens safe  The Times of Chester County

KENNETT – The Kennett High School (KHS) After Prom Committee is working to raise $25,000 for its annual After Prom Party. The 'Party of the Year' will be held ...



Unionville beats Kennett in Mushroom Festivus  The Unionville Times

KENNETT SQUARE — While many local residents and mushroom afficanados from across the country visit Kennett Square for the annual Mushroom Festival, ...



Students get soaked for a good cause as ALS hits home at Unionville High School  Chester County Press

ALS Bucket Challenge is organized by twin students at the school, whose father was diagnosed in February.



No boys team leads Kennett's Barish to join girls volleyball  Daily Local News

KENNETT SQUARE - Justin Barish hasn't been playing volleyball for a long time, but falling in love with the sport was instantaneous for him.



Brandywine Red Clay Conservation Alliance recognizes contributors | National and World  Daily Local News

Victory Brewing wasn't the only award winner coming out of the Brandywine Red Clay Alliance dinner Thursday night.



Kennett Run 2015: A race of goals, commitment and unity  Chester County Press

When Bob and Jan Curran crossed the finish line together at Saturday's 26th annual Kennett Run after competing on the 5K run, they raised their hands up, ...



Four KHS grads receive appointments to US Military Academies  The Times of Chester County

Four 2015 Kennett High School (KHS) graduates have received appointments to United States Military Academies. Hannah Shiflet and Thomas Spell have ...



Beat the January chill and 'warm-up' with Good Stuff  The Unionville Times

SO much good stuff was submitted for the Dr. Martin Luther King holiday, The Times dedicated a special section to those volunteering in his honor…be sure to ...



Delaware prom photos 2018: the students, the fashion  The News Journal

It's prom season in Delaware, and The News Journal will be featuring photos of the students and their fashion choices in the coming weeks as each school holds ...



Snap Fitness celebrates first anniversary in Kennett Sq.  The Unionville Times

KENNETT SQUARE – Snap Fitness, the leading chain of 24/7 state-of-the-art health clubs, celebrated its 1-year anniversary, offering residents what it calls a ...



Gregorio Orrostieta sentenced for murder of girlfriend at Millersville dorm  The Delaware County Daily Times

A Kennett Square man was sentenced Wednesday to 20 to 40 years in prison for the murder of his girlfriend in her dorm room at Millersville University.



Pennington, Antionette ¿Toni¿ (Nee, Barone)  Press of Atlantic City

Pennington, Antionette "Toni" (Nee, Barone) , - 77 of Linwood, NJ, Born 10-22-39 in Wilm. DE. , Happily went to be with the Lord on 6-20-17. She graduated from ...



Comcast Awards $188,000 In Scholarships To 179 Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...



Killed by drunken driver, Delaware student's legacy endures  The News Journal

Family and friends of Cameron Logan are battling DUIs and raising scholarship money.



Comcast Awards $184,000 in Scholarships to Pennsylvania High School Seniors  PR Newswire

HARRISBURG, Pa., May 4, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The Comcast Foundation, founded in 1999 to provide charitable support to its local communities and to ...



Summer aviation camp continues to reach for the skies  Chester County Press

More than 60 youngsters attended Future Aviators Summer Camp at New Garden Flying Field. A second week is scheduled for August 7-11.



KCSD announces 3 principals; projects on target, fees hold  The Times of Chester County

KMS new principal, Lorenzo DeAngelis, along with his wife Alison, and sons Luca (L) and Domenic (R).Personnel changes highlighted at Board of Education ...



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