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Octorara Boys Basketball Down Unionville, Rustin, Remain Unbeaten

Gene Lambert’s boys basketball team started 2016 on the same torrid pace they ended 2015 with two straight wins. On Monday evening Lambert’s squad, led by Christian and Jackson ray’s combined 33 points, ran away from


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Parkesburg 2016 Christmas Parade

A few pictures from Sunday’s Christmas parade along First Avenue organized by the VFW. The pictures are courtesy of Patricia Prange-Smith, Kathi Rendall, Larry Constable and Michael Martorana and Gerry Treadway’s Facebook timeline.


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County Schedules Wolf’s Hollow County Park Visioning Workshop

The Chester County Facilities and Parks Department has scheduled a public meeting for the Wolf’s Hollow County Park Master Plan study on Thursday, December 17, 2015 at the Octorara Senior High School Library, 228 Highland Road,


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Parkesburg Yesterday – Wilde Funeral Home

The original Wilde Funeral Home was first purchased in 1928 to hold funeral services after operating out of the deceased family’s homes since 1850. (Photo and caption courtesy of Forbes.com)


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Caleb Wilde Pens Moving Tribute on his Father’s Sixtieth Birthday

To celebrate his father’s 60th birthday Caleb Wilde recently looked back to reflect on the influence his father, Bill Wilde, has had on his life. Author of the popular “Confessions of a Funeral Director” blog, and


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Jones’ Food Street Journal – Clair’s Family Restaurant

By David Jones A recent Friday evening saw our family group of 5 stopping at Clair’s in Morgantown for dinner. We had just visited the Daniel Boone Homestead in Birdsboro and we were on our way


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Forget About Using Main Street Friday

The water company is shutting down Main Street on Friday. According to the Daily Local News: Pennsylvania American Water is scheduled to close Main Street between Route 10 and Culvert Street in Parkesburg starting Friday from


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Hope For The Holidays Session


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Jones’ Food Street Journal – Victory Parkesburg

Finally!  I live within walking distance of the new Victory Brew Pub and I can actually see it from my deck! I’ve watched over the past couple years as the tanks came and were installed.  I


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Octorara Contemplates Diving Into Aquaponics

Octorara Area School District leaders are splashing local headlines with talk of making their already-strong agriculture programs even better by diving into a new aquaponics adventure. “This will be a step above what other schools are


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