Archive for March 22nd, 2011

Free Your Space: How’s your eyesight?

Are you near-sighted? Far-sighted? Color blind? How about clutter blind? That’s right - clutter blind. Clutter blindness is not something that can be fixed with a prescription for new glasses or Lasik surgery. As a matter of fact, clutter blindness is a recurring impairment. I first heard the term “clutter blind” in a conversation with good friend and fellow ...

 
 

Police log March 24

• Sometime between 8 p.m. on March 16, and noon, March 17 someone damaged a mailbox on Atwater Road in Chadds Ford Township, police said. No other details were available. • Someone broke seven windows and a patio door at a house under construction on Evergreen Place in Chadds Ford Township sometime between 5 p.m. on March 18 and 7 a.m. on March 19, policed said. No ...

 

School board wants conversation about ‘difficult challenges’

Unionville –Chadds Ford School Superintendent Sharon Parker said the district would soon announce the date for a Community Conversation meeting to discuss “the difficult challenges” facing the district in developing the 2011–2012 budget. Parker said there are challenges in several areas: Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Corbett’s proposed budget that would cut $1.1 million from ...

 

Birmingham moves on with anniversary plans

Birmingham Township is moving ahead with plans for its 325th anniversary. The only thing solidified, however, is the date, Aug. 27. Even the time frame has not yet been set. Greg Kurey, from the Recreation, Parks and Open Space Committee updated the supervisors on his group’s progress on developing the event. “I’m happy to report we’re making progress,” he said ...

 

Tick Survey

The Lyme Task Force of the Chadds Ford Civic Association is planning to try to reach every household (~1,500). We are organizing groups of people in each area of the town to make personal contact with those who have not yet filled out the form. We expect to start doing this in the next couple of weeks. Our first meeting to flesh out details of the approach will ...