9 hrs ago
Art Watch: Dual Show, times two
The Fall line-up for Gallery shows is heating up with September's First Friday openings for new shows this Friday, September 5th all over Chester County.
16 hrs ago
Mushrooms have deep roots in Pa. demographics and history
More than a century after a Quaker florist spread spores he imported from England beneath greenhouse benches and sparked mushroom farming in southern Chester County, cultivation of the fertile fungi is a $500 million industry that still provides jobs for hard-working immigrants.
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Nolen-Walston to Discuss Deworming Horses at Free Lecture
On Tuesday, Sept. 9 at 6:30 p.m., Rose Nolen-Walston, DVM, Dipl. ACVIM, will discuss the latest views on deworming horses, as part of the First Tuesday Lecture Series at the University of Pennsylvania School of Veterinary Medicine New Bolton Center.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
Cops: Teen drowned in Chesco reservoir
A 17-year-old boy drowned Thursday night while reportedly attempting to retrieve a soccer ball out of a recreational reservoir in Chester County, police said.
On Stage: Junior Sisk rambles to Longwood
If you're involved in something and nature calls, you've got to suspend whatever you're doing at the time and answer the call.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Program aims to help Spanish speakers get and understand health and social services
Yuliana Vazquez of Kennett Square was 25 with an 8-month-old baby girl when doctors found a lump in her breast.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
What To Do: New Garden Festival of Flight takes to local skies
Kennett Square's legendary Matt Chapman is just one of the many stars of this weekend's New Garden Festival of Flight.
Thu Aug 21, 2014
On Stage: Free member show at Longwood
The Quebec-based progressive folk group Le Vent du Nord will perform a free show for Longwoof Gardens members, Friday.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
Merger will make Genesis publicly traded once more
Genesis HealthCare Corp.'s proposed merger with Skilled Healthcare Group Inc., if completed as expected early next year, will mark the Kennett Square firm's return to the ranks of publicly traded companies after a seven-year absence.
Art Watch: Jeremy McGirl, Katie Naber
What exactly is a Pop up Art Show? Pop up Art Shows are temporary art exhibits that are set up and taken down in a short amount of time in an unusual location.
Christian Science Monitor
America's rainbow schools
School superintendent Barry Tomasetti met with young students in a summer school class in Kennett Square, Pa., in July.
The Otago Daily Times
Gardening opportunity buds in US
Dunedin Botanic Garden amenity horticulture graduate Pippa Lucas has won a nine-month placement at Longwood Gardens, in Kennett Square, Pennsylvania.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
UPDATE 1-Skilled Healthcare, Genesis HealthCare agree to merge
Skilled Healthcare Group Inc and privately held Genesis HealthCare said on Monday they have agreed to combine in an all-stock transaction that will create one of the largest U.S. operators of long-term care facilities.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Centre Daily Times
Penn State women's lacrosse: Nittany Lions announce fall freshman class
The four All-Americans are goalkeeper McKenna Coyle of Kennett Square, midfielder Katie O'Donnell of West Chester, midfielder Maggie Gallagher of Bel Air, Md., and midfielder Maggie Kaulius of Severna Park, Md.
Local Artist To Create Icon Of The Holy Family For World Meeting Of Families
Preparations are underway for an "expected" visit from Pope Francis, during the World Meeting of Families next year.
The News Journal
La Comunidad Hispana offers seminar series
La Comunidad Hispana is hosting a series of workshops for entrepreneurs, the organization announced on Friday.
What To Do: Fountains, Fireworks andABBA at Longwood
Some of the final Fountains and Fireworks shows before the historic Longwood Gardens fountains begin a two-year renovation project will happen late this summer.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Paddleboard Sprint Challenge races on Rehoboth Bay
Lane DuPont of Kennett Square, Pa., powers around the first buoy. He stayed in front to take first place in the inaugural SUP Sprint Challenge.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Norwalk Citizen News
White students no longer to be majority in school
This photo taken July 21, 2014 shows Kennett Consolidated School District Superintendent Barry Tomasetti meeting with young students in teacher Jane Cornell's summer school class at Mary D. Lang Kindergarten Center in Kennett Square, Pa.
Sun Aug 10, 2014
In schools, white kids no longer a majorityIn schools, white kids no...
In schools, white kids no longer a majority Minorities are projected to make up a greater share in public districts.