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County approves $2.9M in revitalization grants
"Over the years, CRP grants have helped to improve communities across Chester County, focusing on urban areas," said Commissioners' Chair Ryan Costello.
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Tue Jul 08, 2014
On Your Table: The Food of Kennett Square
On a recent Sunday, ten food adventurers and I met in the dappled shade of the locust trees on Kennett Square, the mushroom capital of America.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Fireworks Light Up The Sky Throughout Suburbs
While many New Jersey shore points had to postpone their fireworks due to weather, many shows in the Pennsylvania suburbs launched on Independence Day without a hitch.
Kennett supervisors host roundtable to discuss Anson B. Nixon Park
The highlight of Monday night's "working public meeting" held by Kennett's Board of Supervisors was a roundtable discussion of Anson B. Nixon Park.
Longwood Gardens' new Meadow Garden offers 86 acres of landscape
This is the question that Longwood Gardens wanted to answer. And it's a question that Paul Redman, the director of the Gardens in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania, answered honestly and quite simply.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Kennett artist's work to highlighted at World Meeting of Families
Kennett Square artist Neilson Carlin has been commissioned to create the focal artwork for the Eighth World Meeting of Families to be held in Philadelphia, Sept.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
3 Injured In Fiery Car Crash In Kennett Square
Three people were injured and fire crews were called to the scene of a car crash early Sunday morning in Kennett Square, Chester County.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
What To Do: Longwood Concerts, Philly's 4th and more
The West Philadelphia Orchestra brings its unique blend of musical styles to Longwood Gardens tonight, kicking off a series of Summer Soirees - an outdoor performance series.
Thu Jun 26, 2014
The first listing under "Beginning" at Talula's Garden recently was, humbly enough, mushroom soup - a nod perhaps to the mother ship of owner Aimee Olexy's Talula trilogy, in Kennett Square, the state's mushroom capital.
Two Chesco YMCA branches to consolidate
WEST CHESTER The YMCA of the Brandywine Valley and the YMCA of the Upper Main Line announced last week they will merge into a new association that will serve most of Chester County, called the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, effective Jan. 1. Members of the YMCA of Greater Brandywine, which the organization estimates will top 80,000, will be able to ... (more)
Thu Jun 19, 2014
UMLY to Merge With Brandywine Valley Y
The following was provided to Patch by the YMCA: The Boards of Directors of the YMCA of the Brandywine Valley and the YMCA of the Upper Main Line announced today that they have voted to unite and form a new, regional Y association.
Sat Jun 14, 2014
Nixon Park concert series kicks off June 25
Once again, Anson B. Nixon Park is gearing up for another exciting outdoor summer concert series, starting Wednesday, June 25. Each Wednesday evening throughout the summer, the Kennett Area Park Authority hosts free concerts Families and friends gather at the beautiful entertainment pavilion, sitting on blankets and chairs under the trees, watching ... (more)
Fri Jun 13, 2014
Thu Jun 12, 2014
CrossFit hosts benefit BBQ/Workout June 28
Crossfit Kennett Square is holding Mighty Milledge, a charity workout and BBQ to find a cure for the rare disease that Milledge Estes, the son of one of their members, has.