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Akhila Yalvigi of Avondale, Pennsylvania Named 2019 US Presidential Scholar  MyChesCo

WEST GROVE, PA — On May 7, U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos announced the selection of Akhila Yalvigi of Avondale, Pennsylvania, who attends ...



Avon Grove Scholarship Foundation gifted $100,000 | Local News  southern chester county weeklies

West Grove, PA - On April 30, Larry Waltman presented a check for $100000 to the Avon Grove Scholarship Foundation on behalf of his parents, the late ...



Caitlyn Sweet Named 2019 Carson Scholar  MyChesCo

WEST GROVE, PA — Caitlyn Sweet, a sophomore at Avon Grove High School (AGHS), is one of 217 new and 394 recognized students in Maryland and the ...



161 Students from Across the Country Named 2019 US Presidential Scholars  U.S. Department of Education

U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos today announced the 55th class of U.S. Presidential Scholars, recognizing 161 high school seniors for their ...



Public unveiling of new Avon Grove High School plans scheduled  Daily Local News

WEST GROVE—Community members are invited to attend one of two Community Checkpoint Meetings for the new Avon Grove High School. Facilitated by ...



Officials set $127 million maximum for Avon Grove school construction project  Daily Local News

WEST GROVE – Avon Grove school directors have voted on a plan to build a new high school, renovate and convert the current high school to a middle school ...



Avon Grove High School Senior Rabea Pfaff Will Make a Splash at UNC  MyChesCo

WEST GROVE, PA — Excited to continue her lifelong passion, Avon Grove High School (AGHS) senior Rabea Pfaff signed a National Letter of Intent to swim ...



Avon Grove High target of social media violence post  Daily Local News

WEST GROVE >> On Aug. 27, a threat of violence against Avon Grove High School was posted on a social media platform by a member of the community, ...



Avon Grove High School Students Recognized as National Merit Semifinalists  MyChesCo

WEST GROVE, PA — Avon Grove High School seniors, Max Pochan, Sahana Sundar and Brendan Duff have been recognized as semifinalists in the National ...



Avon Grove School District Response to Social Media Incident  MyChesCo

WEST GROVE, PA — On the evening of Monday, August 27, a threat of violence against Avon Grove High School was posted on a social media platform by a ...



Avon Grove gearing up for new high school construction  Daily Local News

NEW LONDON — Avon Grove school directors have approved an agreement for $39000 to Geotechnical Engineering for soil testing at the Sunnyside Road ...



Ex-Avon Grove High principal enters plea in spousal abuse case  Daily Local News

WEST CHESTER >> The former principal at Avon Grove High School who had been accused of beating his wife during a domestic dispute in their Birmingham ...



Chester County man allegedly posts school shooter threat on Instagram  WDEL 1150AM

A Landenberg, PA, man discovered this week that even a suggested threat on social media will warrant a "follow" from authorities.



Avon Grove adopts $96.9 million budget for 2018-2019  Chester County Press

The Avon Grove School Board adopted a $96.9 million final budget for 2018-2019 school year at its meeting on June 7. The vote was 5 to 3 to approve the ...



Ex-high school principal enters guilty plea in spousal abuse case  The Mercury

WEST CHESTER >> The former principal at Avon Grove High School who had been accused of beating his wife during a domestic dispute in their Birmingham ...



After-School STEM program coming to Avon Grove Charter School  southern chester county weeklies

WEST GROVE— Club Invention, the nation's premier after-school enrichment program created by the National Inventors Hall of Fame (NIHF), in partnership with ...



Chescos Joey Wendle Finishes 4th In AL Rookie Of The Year Voting  West Chester, PA Patch

Joey Wendle: Rookie Of The Year Voting - West Chester, PA - To call Chester Co. baseball hero Joey Wendle an underdog amongst this year's stacked class of ...



Avon Grove High School Graduate Elected to Lead Delta Sigma Phi Chapter at Thiel College  MyChesCo

GREENVILLE, PA — John Smiley '20, of Lincoln University, PA, was recently named president of the Delta Sigma Phi fraternity at Thiel College, a leading liberal ...



Former Avon Grove principal Tom Alexander charged with domestic assault  Chester County Press

A former principal of Avon Grove High School was arrested in July for domestic assault, according to Birmingham Township Police. Thomas M. Alexander, 49, ...



Vape detectors going up in more school bathrooms in Pennsylvania, New Jersey  The Philadelphia Tribune

Schools in Pennsylvania and New Jersey are buying devices that resemble smoke detectors to combat the use of e-cigarettes or vapes by students in bathrooms ...



Avon Grove school official charged with domestic abuse  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE >> An administrator with the Avon Grove School District is facing criminal charges stemming from an alleged domestic assault on his wife at ...



People before politics: Sue Walker charges toward Harrisburg  Chester County Press

Staff Writer. Sue Walker, the Democratic candidate for State Representative in District 13, has lived with her husband Mike and their two sons Zach and Ryan in ...



2018 Top Teachers Around the Main Line and Western Suburbs  Mainline Today

American kids spend up to 1,000 hours a year in a classroom, where (parents hope) they learn the sort of valuable skills they'll carry into adulthood. For that, we ...



Avondale's State Street Bridge finally reopens  southern chester county weeklies

AVONDALE >> With virtually no pomp, circumstance, celebration or ribbon cutting, the “Do not enter” signs came down off the State Street Bridge on Thursday at ...



Carol L. Johnson  The Keene Sentinel

Carol L. Johnson. Carol Louise Hall Johnson of Keene died at the age of 72 on Monday, Oct. 15, 2018, at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center after an ...



New book celebrates the Avon Grove basketball team that won a state championship in 1970  Chester County Press

Forty-five years ago, the Avon Grove High School boys' basketball team made history by becoming the first team from Chester County to win a Pennsylvania ...



DeShong to leave post as State High principal for Chester County school  Centre Daily Times

Principal Scott DeShong is reportedly leaving State College Area High School and headed to Avon Grove High School in West Grove.



Avon Grove (Pa.) pitcher Maggie Balint bounces back after early season loss  USA TODAY High School Sports

From many, there will be one. And while there's still too early to speculate whether contending athletes will win their own state at this point in the season, ...



Pro-Life or Pro-Choice? How about Pro-Help | Local News  southern chester county weeklies

This is a “thorny topic”, but is a topic I believe must be viewed in a different way than it has been in the past. Do you consider yourself to be Pro-Life or ...



Husband and wife law firm thrives after relocating to Kennett Square  southern chester county weeklies

KENNETT SQUARE—Sheridan Lawyers, a Pennsylvania law firm handling small business, civil litigation, family law and criminal defense matters, is growing.



Former WCU Baseball Star Joey Wendle Thriving in MLB  West Chester, PA Patch

WCU Grad Joey Wendle Thriving In MLB - West Chester, PA - WCU graduate and Chester County native Joey Wendle is making a strong case for American ...



Living for RJ  Chester County Press

A West Grove mother turns grief into action by forming drug addiction advocacy group.



102 Pa. National Merit Scholarship winners recognized: here's the list  PennLive.com

Merit Scholars each receive $2500 and were chosen from more than 15000 finalists.



Local schools' selections for 2018 Best of the Class  6abc.com

For more than 30 years, 6abc has coordinated The Best of the Class Event - a free daylong celebration of academic achievement inviting high school ...



National Merit Scholarship winners: 102 Pa. students make the list  York Daily Record

The list of 102 Pennsylvania students who won National Merit Scholarships includes kids from school districts across the state, including eight in the southcentral ...



‎Unionville High School reaches out to Texas school damaged by Hurricane Harvey  Chester County Press

Fundraising efforts kick off at Friday's UHS football game, and Exelon has signed on as a sponsor.



Local historian eager to share West Grove collection  Chester County Press

He plans to open his collection to the public as early as this spring.



Inspection reveals no dangerous odors in West Grove, DEP report finds  Chester County Press

By Richard L. Gaw, Staff Writer. The Department of Environmental Protection recently came to West Grove again, and this time, they found nothing. In response ...



Police Blotter for the week of April 9  Chester County Press

INDECENT ASSAULTS. Pennsylvania State Police Avondale have arrested Christ King, 40, of East Nottingham Township, on charges that he touched three girls ...



Girls Ordered to Pick Up Poo for Serving Feces Cake  NBC Philadelphia

Three former Avon Grove high school students admitted to baking a cake with feces and giving it to a former classmate.



West Chesters Joey Wendle Makes Opening Day Roster For Rays  West Chester, PA Patch

Joey Wendle Of WCU Starts In MLB - West Chester, PA - West Chester grad and baseball star Joey Wendle is starting out the season in the major leagues this ...



Chester County schools rank in top 5 in SAT scores  Daily Local News

Two public high schools in Chester County were ranked in the top five schools in the state with highest average SAT scores, according to figures released ...



Solanco's Hanna Phillips out-hits Bishop Shanahan, outduels Devon Miller as Golden Mares advance with 5-0 victory  LancasterOnline

AVON GROVE — Bishop Shanahan's Devon Miller may be the Player-of-the-Year.



Police Reports | News  southern chester county weeklies

State Police Two vehicles collided at the intersection of Baltimore Pike adnd Wedgewood Road in East Nottingham Township on Nov. 26 at 2:49 p.m. One car ...



Police quell two situations in which guns displayed on Coatesville street  southern chester county weeklies

Coatesville >> Coatesville police quickly controlled two situations involving two different men who waived handguns openly on the same street.



Blood Donations: Red Cross Sets Up In Chester Co.  West Chester, PA Patch

CHESTER COUNTY, PA — The American Red Cross is holding a massive blood drive in May, allowing Pennsylvanians to do their small part to help solve a ...



Community shows support for Chesco deputy battling cancer  southern chester county weeklies

West Chester >> Mother Nature, the Chester County Sheriff's Office, police departments from one end of Pennsylvania to the other, and members of the public ...



Resident issues raise need for more policing in township  Chester County Press

'It is an issue that is bigger than parking on the street. It's an enforcement issue, which adds fuel to the fire of why we need policing.'



Troop 22 Unionville scouts earn Eagle rank | News  southern chester county weeklies

East Marlborough >> Boy Scout Troop 22 in Unionville honored two new Eagle Scouts, Kerry Blecher and Lazarus Bradley, at a special Court of Honor held at ...



Town By Town: Low taxes, sought-after schools  Philly.com

One in a continuing series spotlighting real estate markets in the region's communities. Holidays are special in small towns. Some go all out for Fourth of July, ...



Wrestling: Rustin has three wrestlers go undefeated at Avon Grove  southern chester county weeklies

WEST GROVE >> With a lot of familiar faces on West Chester Rustin, outsiders are expecting a successful season from the Golden Knights.



Thousands expected for Turk's Head Music Festival July 15  southern chester county weeklies

WEST CHESTER >> Thousands of people are expected to flock to West Chester Sunday for what Keith Kurowksi terms a music lover's paradise.



- Mount field hockey challenges unbeaten Bucks  Chestnut Hill Local

by Tom Utescher In the first three rounds of the Class AAA District 1 field hockey tournament last week, 11th-sseded Mount St. Joseph Academy pulled off.



Lampeter-Strasburg tops Archbishop Ryan, 8-2, in PIAA softball quarterfinals  LancasterOnline

WEST GROVE — Good habits can be difficult to break. For the Lampeter-Strasburg softball team, such habits include making the extra effort on defense, taking ...



New Unionville principal: Still room to improve | National and World  Daily Local News

EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Even though Unionville High School is ranked by U.S. News and World Reports as one of the 10 best high schools in the state, ...



Police Blotter for the week of June 27  Chester County Press

FATAL CRASH. On June 28 at 8:34 p.m., a vehicle traveling north on Route 896, north of Stricklersville Road, went off the road into a wooded area. Several ...



Chester County Sheriff's office welcomes three new deputies  southern chester county weeklies

West Chester >> Three new deputies joined the Chester County Sheriff's Office on Monday, May 14.



Jack London: A non-politician makes his move  Chester County Press

By Richard L. Gaw Staff Writer Outsider: A person who does not belong to or is not accepted as part of a particular group or organization; a person that is not ...



In Chester County, parents grieve over drug overdose problem  southern chester county weeklies

WEST CHESTER >> Now that Gov. Tom Wolf declared Pennsylvania's heroin and opioid addiction crisis a statewide emergency, Claudia Palmer can finally get ...



Q&A  Chester County Press

Kristi May Wyatt, general manager of harvest Ridge Winery, at the winery's new tasting room in Toughkenamon. (Photo by Richard Gaw). Ever since it burst onto ...



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 ...



Students in the News | Lifestyle | dailylocal.com  Daily Local News

Millersville scholars. Sixteen students from Millersville University,Millersville, have been named as a recipient of the Neimeyer-Hodgson Student Research Grant ...



Girl Scout project at King's Highway will help to foster friendships, discourage bullying  southern chester county weeklies

WEST CALN >> Over the past two years, Girl Scouts from Troop 4291 from Greater Coatesville *Service* Unite 607 collected more than 500 pounds of bottle caps, ...



Unionville senior flying high with new drone business  southern chester county weeklies

EAST MARLBOROUGH >> He's only a senior in high school, but Tom Padula has started a unique business that he feels will take him to new heights.



Stephanie Williams remembered as loving mother, friend | News  southern chester county weeklies

WEST CHESTER >> Stephanie Williams, 50, died of gunshot wounds to the chest and head, the Chester County Coroner's Office ruled yesterday, and her ...



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 ...



Police Blotter for the week of Sept. 18  Chester County Press

TWO KILLED IN CRASH. Two people died in a three-car crash on Sept. 6 at 5:40 p.m., according to a report from Pennsylvania State Police Avondale. Police ...



Canine behaviorist, TV star Cesar Millan appearing in Glenside's Keswick Theatre  southern chester county weeklies

Pet-care celebrity Cesar Millan, star of Nat Geo Wild's “Cesar Millan's Dog Nation” and original host of the “Dog Whisperer” series, is coming to the Keswick ...



Leslie Brennan named Employee of the Month at Kennett YMCA  southern chester county weeklies

Kennett Square >> Leslie Brennan, who heads up Group Exercise at the Kennett Area YMCA, has been named Employee of the Month.



At Oldest Historically Black College, Fall Saturdays Are Alive Again  New York Times

At Lincoln University, the oldest historically black college, a newly resurrected football program has electrified the student body.



Ward promoted at Southern Chester County Regional Police Department  southern chester county weeklies

New Garden>>Southern Chester County Regional Police Department Police Chief Jerry Simpson announced that Jason Lee Ward will earn a promotion to the ...



Dance teams from Renaissance Academy, Phoenixville, earn top honors  The Times Herald

WEST GROVE - On Saturday, March 15, three age-group levels of the Renaissance Academy competition teams took first place in their divisions at the ...



Fox's Pizza Den marks 10 years with hard work and loyal customers  southern chester county weeklies

NEW GARDEN >> In the U.S., there are about 75000 pizza restaurants, which make up 7.5 percent of all restaurants. And while most independent pizza ...



Curtis Johnson’s journey led him to lead State High  Centre Daily Times

Curtis Johnson didn't expect to work in the State College Area School District.



Galleries: Wharton Esherick Museum's student woodblock competition winners  Daily Local News

The Wharton Esherick Museum's 4th Annual High School Student Woodblock Competition, Imprint, is on display from June 29-August 29 in the museum's Visitor ...



The world according to Victor Letonoff  CapeGazette.com

As Victor Letonoff flips through the pages of a small sketchbook, watercolor paintings remind him of his travels to Paris. As a page turns, a French street gives ...



Hundreds attend inauguration of new Southern Chester County Regional Police Department  southern chester county weeklies

LANDENBERG >> Twenty uniformed police officers were officially sworn in Thursday night during an inauguration ceremony of the first regional police ...



Newark High applauds UD researchers for outreach to students  University of Delaware

The Academy Building 105 East Main Street University of Delaware Newark, DE 19716 • USA Phone: (302) 831-2792 email: ocm@udel.edu · www.udel.edu/ ...



Two county men arrested in connection with deaths of infants  southern chester county weeklies

West Chester >> A Coatesville man and a Downingtown man were arrested Thursday on murder charges in connection with two separate cases for the deaths of ...



Flash flood engulfs Downingtown  Philadelphia Inquirer

In Chester County, the usual troublespots have flooded, said Patty Mains, a spokeswoman for the county's Department of Emergency Services, but Downingtown ...



Royal Farms eyes new store at Route 202 and Smithbridge Road  southern chester county weeklies

CONCORD >> Royal Farms' self-proclaimed “World Famous Chicken” will soon be available close to home. The Baltimore-based chain received conditional ...



Get Buggy with it: Academy of Natural Sciences opens new exhibit, 'Xtreme Bugs'  southern chester county weeklies

PHILADELPHIA >> Bugs, bugs and more bugs. There are more than 4 million bugs on the fourth floor of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Drexel University in ...



Multiple house fires reported in Chester County after thunderstorms  southern chester county weeklies

POPCOPSON >> Chester County firefighters were kept busy battling three fires after a late afternoon storm passed through the area Monday. The first call was ...



Four Chester County residents on Forbes richest list, including Unionville man  southern chester county weeklies

Forbes has released its annual ranking of the richest people across the globe, and four familiar Chester County names are once again on it, according to ...



PIAA Releases High School Reclassification Lists  CBS Local

By Joseph Santoliquito. Philadelphia, PA (CBS)—Around this time every two years, some area football coaches find their knees quaking a little, as the ...



KMC Trampoline Team starts season with trip to New Jersey  southern chester county weeklies

The KMC Trampoline Team has started their competitive season with a part of the team traveling to New Jersey for the first competition and a majority of the team ...



Matt Grieco a 'certified celebrant' | News  southern chester county weeklies

According to a recent study by The Journal for the Scientific Study of Religion, about 20 percent of Americans – or 52 million people -- worship in a church each.



Fountain Garden to get $90 million restoration | Business  southern chester county weeklies

EAST MARLBOROUGH >> Longwood Gardens will begin work next month on a $90 million restoration of the 5-acre Main Fountain Garden that has thrilled ...



Great Pumpkin Carve returns to Chadds Ford | Opinion  southern chester county weeklies

It's time for the annual Great Pumpkin Carve at the Chadds Ford Historical Society, to be held Oct. 23, 24 and 25 on the grounds of the society's Barn Visitor.



ART: Just in time for Valentine's Day comes expressive sculpture exhibition based on 'The Kiss'  southern chester county weeklies

After being closed during the month of January, Philadelphia's Rodin Museum has reopened with a new installation with a stirring theme of passionate embrace.



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