Archive for January 1st, 2016

Focusing on fungi fun, Kennett caps 2015

The Third Annual Midnight in the Square features a 500-pound stainless steel mushroom that is lowered on a crane to usher in the new year in downtown Kennett Square.

The Third Annual Midnight in the Square, a New Year’s Eve celebration in Kennett Square that has mushroomed into a quirky, family-friendly event, ushered in 2016 with a 500-pound stainless steel spore. As illumination from P.A.W.N. Laser zigzagged across the borough’s downtown, Rich Nichols of Bob’s Crane Service lowered the giant, lighted mushroom 80 feet as ...

 
 

Adopt-a-Pet: Jan. 1

Come meet all the wonderful animals available now for adoption at the Chester County SPCA. All featured pets are “Name Your Price” adoption fee until Monday, Jan. 4. Not ready to adopt? Sponsor a pet and provide a safe place for our companions to rest until they find their forever homes. Help us give the most precious gift of all, a home. ‘Sweetie’ As my name ...

 

Roadwork for week of Jan. 2

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Jan. 2 through Jan. 8. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. Route 926 in Westtown and Willistown townships will be the site of lane restrictions ...