Archive for March 21st, 2011

Francesco S. Masciantonio of Kennett Square

Francesco S. Masciantonio, 87, of Kennett Square, died Monday, March 21 at Neighborhood Hospice in West Chester. He was the husband of Carmina Masciantonio, with whom he shared 59 years of marriage. Born in in Civitella, Messer, Raimondo, Italy, he was the son of the late Nicola V. and Filomena Masciantonio. He was an assembly line worker at General Motors in ...

 
 

Democrats get their wargasm

To borrow a phrase from Gene Healy of the Cato institute, the US is continuing to play “Globocop.” Saturday, US Naval vessels in the Mediterranean led the launching of at least 110 Tomahawk Cruise missiles into Libya. To be sure, Libyan leader Moammar Gadhafi is a cruel dictator. He’s a beast, a purveyor of terrorism, yet he hasn’t cast anything more than an evil eye ...

 

Bits & Pieces March 24

• Children’s Theater at CCArts (the Center for the Creative Arts) presents “Beauty and the Beast” live on stage. See the all youth cast’s second performance in this new theater program Saturday, March 26 at 2 p.m. Admission is $5. Tickets will be sold at the door beginning one hour before show time. The Center for the Creative Arts is located at 410 Upper Snuff Mill ...

 

The Doctor is In: Dealing with diabetes

According to recently published data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, of the almost 26 million Americans who have type 2 diabetes, 7 million are unaware that they have the disease. Another 79 million Americans have higher-than-normal blood-sugar levels, which is characteristic of a condition known as prediabetes. Prediabetes was estimated to ...

 

Sheriff Welsh appointed to national board

Chester County Sheriff, Carolyn Bunny Welsh has been appointed to the National Sheriffs Association Board of Directors. She was sworn into the board at the National Mid Winter Conference by Sheriff BJ Roberts, President of the Association. Sheriff Welsh has served as Sheriff of Chester County since January 2000. She recently served as President of the Pennsylvania ...