After The Bell celebrating 25 years

After-The-Bell Founders, John and Denise Wood and Marshall Newton. The Kennett After-School Association is very proud to announce that it’s program, After-The-Bell, is celebrating 25 years of providing safe, meaningful and fun after-school activities to close to 7,000 adolescent students in the Kennett area. The celebration will begin on May 12 with the return of the organization’s signature...

Boys’ HS Golf: Unionville edges Kennett

The Unionville boys varsity golf team played Kennett HS Thursday.  The match result was: Unionville 201     Kennett 205 Captain Ryan Megill led the way for the Longhorns with a score of 36. Unionville’s record goes to 8-2 in the CM-American league.

HS Boys Golf: Kennett edges Unionville

The Unionville boys varsity golf team played Kennett Tuesday.  The match result was: Unionville 206    Kennett 201 Rex Opdahl and Jack Coleman led the way for the Longhorns with scores of 40. Unionville’s record goes to 5-2 in the CM-American league. Unionville’s next match is Wednesday at 3pm.   It is against Avon Grove and it will be held at Kennett Square Golf & Country...

HS Boys’ Tennis: Unionville shuts out Kennett

Winning Team  Unionville Losing Team  Kennett   Score   7 to 0   Singles Matches   Andrew Poprik (UHS)    defeated    Cade Verrico (K)     6-2 6-1   Matt Miller (UHS)   defeated     Luke Fromberg (K) 6-0 6-2 Andy Ye (UHS) defeated    Logan Leighion (K) 6-0 6-0

Boys HS golf: Kennett beats Unionville

The Unionville boys varsity golf team played Kennett today.  The match result was: Unionville 206      Kennett 194 Unionville’s record for the year finishes at 8 – 2 in the CM-American league. UHS Win Thomas 43 Alex Moore 45 Rex Opdahl 41 Johan Tuerff 43 Grady Benfer 43 Jack Coleman 39 Stephen Starnes 42 Ryan Megill 41 Kennett Kasin Narinesingh-Smith 36 Griffin Gaughn 42 Ben Gehrt...

Boys HS Golf: Unionville edges Kennett

The Unionville boys varsity golf team played Kennett Friday.  The match result was: Unionville 186 Kennett 188 Win Thomas led the way for the Longhorns with a score of 34 and Danny Donnelly chipped in with a 35.  Medalist of the day was Kennett’s Kasim Narinesingh-Smith with his best round of the year, a two under par score of 33. Unionville’s record goes to 7-1 in the CM-American league. Unionville’s...

Mixed Media: Focus on arts for Kennett students

By Caroline Roosevelt, Columnist, The Times This month, Kennett hosts a few events focused around our local K-12 student artists. First, Kudos to a new program put together by Chester County Art Association  and Mary D. Lang Elementary Center (part of the Kennett Consolidated School District) to provide free art activities for children in families who are learning English as a second language.

Unionville holds off Kennett 10-7 in nail-biter

Kennett’s Sam Forte fires the ball over Unionville’s Declan Boyle, Friday night. By Al Tustin, Sports Editor, The Times EAST MARLBOROUGH — Since 2005, when Kennett High School revived its football team, the annual matchup with arch rival Unionville has been a one-sided affair, with the Indians winning every game. But while that streak did not end Friday night, the Blue Demons served...

What To Do: Mushrooms and more to kick off fall events

By Denny Dyroff, Entertainment Editor, The Times The Mushroom Festival After three decades, anniversaries begin to take on a special significance. This weekend marks the 33rd anniversary of the annual Mushroom Festival in downtown Kennett Square ( The Mushroom Festival supports the old southern Chester County axiom “There’s a fungus among us.”

What To Do: A mysterious First Friday in Kennett

By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Friday is August 3 and that means it is August’s first Friday. The first Friday of the month is a good time to spend an evening in Kennett Square, West Chester or Lancaster – a time to enjoy special First Friday activities. Kennett Square will celebrate First Friday with its Art Stroll (downtown Kennett Square, from...