Archive for July 1st, 2016

Roadwork for week of July 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 July 2 through July 9. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. Route 52 will be closed and detoured between Creek and Pocopson roads in Pocopson ...

 
 

Toll Brothers making plans for Crebilly Farm

A revered Chester County vista – replete with rolling hills, waterways and expansive pastureland – has been endangered for more than a decade. Bounded by Routes 926 and 202, South New Street, and West Pleasant Grove Road in Westtown Township, Crebilly Farm is no stranger to the threat of development. The third-generation property is owned by the Robinson family, ...

 

‘Get the Picture’ at BRM

Light summer fare is now showing at the Brandywine River Museum of Art. The new exhibit — “Get the Picture! Contemporary Children’s Book Art” — brings illustrations into the 21st century, connecting today’s illustrations to Chadds Ford’s artistic history. “The idea was to extend the Brandywine’s tradition of illustration, bring it up to the present day,” said Tom ...

 

Officials urge caution during July 4 festivities

With the Fourth of July holiday fast approaching, state and local officials want to remind resident to stay safe and follow state law when enjoying fireworks displays as a part of their celebrations. “Every year, what should be a time to honor America with family and friends turns tragic somewhere,” State Fire Commissioner Tim Solobay said in a state press release. ...