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Last Sunrise of 2016

Chadds Ford's Zach Davis submitted this image of the last  sunrise of 2016. The photo was taken at Bullock and Creek roads at 7:15 a.m. on Saturday, Dec. 31.

 
 

Smiles and high fashion for a worthy cause

Photographs submitted by Lindy Powers from the the 82nd running of the historic Pennsylvania Hunt Cup races on Sunday, Nov. 6. Proceeds from the event benefit the Chester County Food Bank.   Lindy Powers Photography http://lindypowers.com/  

 

‘November Morning’

Chadds Ford Live reader Katherine Lombardo captures "November Morning," a frost-kissed, scenic vista at the corner of Bullock and Creek roads in Chadds Ford Township.  

 

Beautiful fall day in Chadds Ford

Beautiful fall day in Chadds Ford taken by Chadds Ford Live reader John DeSimone's drone

Beautiful fall day in Chadds Ford taken by Chadds Ford Live reader John DeSimone's drone

 

Sanderson Museum celebrates namesake

Officials at the Sanderson Museum are extending thanks to the volunteers who took a recent trip down memory lane to celebrate Chris Sanderson’s life. They also want to express gratitude to the volunteers who operated the museum, which could always use more volunteers. To view a slideshow of the trip, click here ...

 

Editor’s choice

Rich Schwartzman      

 

Coming soon: Slide Show

Gallery of Chester County Artists On Exhibit Semiphor by Stan Smokler http://chaddsfordlive.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/semaphor2013_lg.jpg Stan Smokler http://chaddsfordlive.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/07/smokler-lg-background.jpg ...

 

BSTI removes 3,000,000 lbs. of Contaminants

Brownfield Science & Technology (BSTI), a local consulting and remediation firm, recently announced that they have eclipsed the three-million-pound mark in remediating industrial contaminants from the environment that could have otherwise ended up in soil and groundwater.  Contaminants included unwelcome and unhealthy substances such as gasoline, dry cleaning ...

 

Fast change amid traditional Indian culture

My 7th, and most recent trip to India was another great success.  I wanted to bring so many friends and supporters my summary of my time at PPES with 4 fantastic US volunteers.  I had another successful venture, with so many unexpected twists and turns, and memories of making a difference in the lives of our girls and villagers in rural India. Laurisa Schutt, and her ...

 

State police issue alert about kidnap attempt

Updated at 4 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 22, with information from state police State police from the Avondale barracks are asking parents and guardians to be vigilant at bus stops and to report any suspicious activity after an attempted kidnapping attempt in Penn Township  on Tuesday, Jan. 19. Police said a 10-year-old girl got off of her school bus near Oxford Circle and ...

 

President’s outgoing remarks to KPL board

From Susan Mackey-Kallis, outgoing Kennett library board president "It has been an honor and a privilege to serve as KPL Board president these last 12 months. As a Board we settled on 15 goals a year ago in January when I took over as president, with Karen Ammon, Geoff Birkett and Joan Weber as my executive team. Perhaps it was an overly ambition agenda, we managed, ...