Archive for July 8th, 2016

Roadwork for week of July 9

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 9 through July 16. 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 ...

 
 

Credit union HQ plans CF move

Franklin Mint Federal Credit Union is moving its corporate headquarters to Chadds Ford. The credit union has had its sights on the empty lot 11 on Hillman Drive across from Evergreen Place in the Chadds Ford Business Campus. And now it’s a done deal. According to Bryan Brockson, the credit union’s assistant vice president for facilities and procurement, the credit ...

 

What’s the buzz in Kennett? Good question

Noise, some of it figurative, dominated a nearly three-hour meeting of the Kennett Township Board of Supervisors on Wednesday, July 6 – ranging from fictitious bombs to real gun discharge and concluding with audio of a high-pitched, mystery buzzing. In between, the supervisors fielded concerns about arsenic-tainted soil; voted to join Kennett Square Borough in ...

 

Relief from heat coming soon, forecasters say

Area residents have one more day to swelter, according to the National Weather Service. A day after national officials declared the hottest-ever June on record in the U.S., NWS issued an excessive heat warning for the I-95 corridor until 6 p.m. on Friday, July 8. Forecasters said the warning includes a risk for severe thunderstorms, strong winds and localized ...

 

Insight into Longwood signature brews on tap

Craft beer fans have extra incentive to visit Longwood Gardens on Friday, July 8. The “Gardens On Tap: Meet the Brewer” event is returning to the Beer Garden, a collaboration between Longwood and Victory Brewing Company, starting at 7 p.m. Guests will have an opportunity to learn about the brewing process and discover what ingredients were grown at Longwood to craft ...

 

The Human Resource: Life work balance

Do your supervisors understand how to promote life work balance? Employee productivity is a critical component of business success. In the most fundamental way, the work performance of your employees directly impacts your ability to deliver the products and services to your customers. This reality often motivates supervisors to set unrealistic expectations on ...