Archive for December 21st, 2015

Another continuance for Stonebridge

As anticipated, the Chadds Ford Zoning Hearing Board will not render a decision regarding the possible use of Stonebridge Manor as a residential rehabilitation facility on Dec. 22. The Dec. 22 session has been continued to Dec. 29. This is the second continuance in as many weeks. The board was expected to announce a decision on Dec. 16. However, Zoning Hearing Board ...

 
 

Coupled nabbed for stealing gifts

Officers from the Westtown-East Goshen regional Police department arrested two people who, police said, were stealing gifts left for trash collectors. According to a press release, police observed a suspicious silver Subaru Baja on Deer Point Road in Thornbury Township. The officer followed the car, which failed to stop at a stop sign and then increased speed. At ...

 

Josephine (“Jodie”) Fahey of Kennett Square

Josephine (“Jodie”) Fahey, 93, of Kennett Square, died peacefully on Dec. 20, under the care of the staff at the Linden Hall Nursing Facility and Willow Tree Hospice. She was a life-long resident of Kennett and member of St. Patrick Church.  She graduated from Kennett High School, attended Goldey Business (later Goldey-Beacom College), and enjoyed a forty-year career ...

 

Nina M. Bramble of West Grove

Nina M. Bramble, 85, of West Grove, died Friday, Dec. 18, at the Jennersville Regional Hospital. Born in Houston, Texas, she was the daughter of the late Zander and Lucille James Seaton. She was a nurse’s aide at the Emily P. Bissell Hospital in Wilmington, when she retired. Nina enjoyed gardening, cooking, traveling, and being with her family and friends. She is ...

 

North Pole at Chadds Ford lights up night

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“Welcome to the North Pole at Chadds Ford.” That’s part of the introductory message for the holiday sounds and lights extravaganza on the front lawn of the Schweitzer residence at the end of Joshua Way in Pennsbury Township. It’s an elaborate, multi-media spectacle that has evolved for about 15 years and grows annually, said the homeowner, Frank Schweitzer. During a ...

 

Kennett Flash brews up lively fundraiser

It’s not too late to snag advance tickets for the Victory Brewing Company Night at the Kennett Flash. Organizers said the deadline for purchasing advance admission to the Dec. 26 fundraiser has been extended to Dec. 24. The Flash, which aims to provide a meeting space for people of all ages in Kennett Square to support the arts, has been on an upswing after ...