Archive for June 11th, 2015

Noise ordinance goes to supervisors

Chadds Ford Township Planning Commission members, in a 2-1 vote, agreed to send a proposed noise ordinance to the Board of Supervisors. Members Craig Huffman and Tom Singer voted to recommend the ordinance, while newly appointed member Valerie Hoxter voted against. Members Bill Mock and Tom Kerwin did not attend the June 10 commission meeting. Though she voted ...

 
 

Rabbinic Reflections: Rabbis without borders

Did you notice? This column has a new name and a new by-line. I thank Rabbi Eric M. Rosin for piloting this column and for nominating me to succeed him. The Jewish tradition has a funny way of making what is old new again. The political Zionists of the 19th century sought to create an altneuland (German for old-new land) and the modern city of Tel Aviv has within its ...

 

Chester County Food Bank gets $20,000

The Chester County Commissioners recently presented representatives from the Chester County Food Bank with a check for $20,000 at the county’s Springton Manor Farm in Glenmoore. The check was part of the county’s annual appropriations to organizations and nonprofits. The presentation, made at the county’s raised bed gardens located at Springton Manor Farm, also ...