Archive for April 30th, 2016

Borough building bridge, not wall with Mexico

Moroleon President Jorge Ortiz Ortega (left), and Kennett Square Mayor Matt Fetick sign resolutions establishing a partnership between the two towns.

Kennett Square’s bilingual receptionist got a phone call some months ago that qualified as well beyond unusual: A government official from Mexico wanted to discuss a partnership with the borough. Denise Rodriguez said she did some quick research to determine that the caller was legitimate before sharing the message with Borough Manager Joseph Scalise and Mayor Matt ...

 
 

CFHS camps: Tea, bread, cheese and more

The Chadds Ford Historical Society is excited to announce two different summer camps this year, one a returning favorite and the other an inaugural offering. The American Girl™ Doll Camp will return for two sessions. Learn about history through the eyes of Kaya, Felicity, Josefina and Addy. Camp activities include sewing, weaving, woodworking, cooking, dress-up, ...

 

Pink Ribbon Program targets language barrier

For the 14th consecutive year, the Christiana Care Health System received a $90,000 grant from the Susan G. Komen Philadelphia to fund its Pink Ribbon Program, a free service pairing patients with bilingual navigators to improve access to mammography screenings. The program, which is run by Christiana Care’s Helen F. Graham Cancer Center & Research Institute, ...