Archive for November 3rd, 2015

Art Watch: Carved wood and hammered steel is a great place to start

"First Friday" in November is brimming with art show openings and pop -ups from Wilmington to Phoenixville, Kennett Square to Oxford. It is hard to know where to start, but I would suggest that you begin on the Wilmington Art Loop at the beautifully renovated Delaware Museum of Natural History. Local artists Jeff Bell and John Rush have been working hundreds of hours ...


Concord GOP files injunction against Save the Valley

Concord GOP files injunction against Save the Valley The Concord Township Republican Party filed an injunction Nov. 3 to have members of the Save the Valley removed from polling places in Concord, Chadds Ford, Bethel and Chester Heights. Save the Valley is a citizens’ group whose goal is to prevent development in the Beaver Valley area of Concord Township, an area ...


Four charged in New Garden assault

On Friday Oct. 30, at approximately 2:11 p.m., New Garden Township Police officers responded to an assault that occurred in the 200 block of Thompson Road. The victim, a white male, 19 years of age, said he was lured into a residence in the 200 block of Thompson Road and attacked by the suspects. Officers later learned that the incident was the result of a botched ...


Postcards from the Pennsylvania Hunt Cup

Pennsylvania Hunt Cup

The first Sunday in November means a timber steeplechase in Unionville, the Pennsylvania Hunt Cup.  Readers sent in photos from the 81st race run last Sunday.