Archive for July 18th, 2016

Armed robbery at Walgreens

Pennsylvania State Police from the Media barracks are looking for a suspect wanted in connection with an armed robbery at the Walgreens on Route 202 in Concord Township. The robbery happened about 9:11 p.m. on July 16. Police said a male suspect entered the store, pointed a black handgun at employees, and demanded cash from the registers. The employees removed the ...

 
 

Bernice “Bert” Coyne Boon, formerly of St Michaels, Md.

Bernice "Bert" Coyne Boon, 91, formerly of St Michaels, Md. and Ocean Grove, N.J., died Wednesday, July 13, at Ware Presbyterian Village in Oxford. She was the widow of Jacob Boon Jr., who died in 2004, and with whom she shared 58 years of marriage. Originally from Caldwell, N.J., upon graduation from Caldwell High School she attended LaSalle College in Newton, ...

 

Chesco Pops to feature musical innovator

There’s no need for Philadelphia and Boston to get all the attention: Chester County has its own Pops Orchestra, which is poised to present its Summer Concert Series. Under the direction of Joseph Gehring, the Chesco Pops is scheduled to perform on Saturday, July 23, at 7 p.m. at Immaculata University’s Alumnae Hall Theater, 1145 King Road, Immaculata, Pa. 19345; on ...

 

Public’s input sought on Anson B. Nixon Park

For many, Anson B. Nixon Park represents a hidden sanctuary of ponds, streams, fields and woodlands, tucked into a corner of Kennett Square Borough. Comprised of more than 100 acres, the park, which opened in 1993 for passive recreation, contains land in both the borough and Kennett Township and hosts a variety of activities throughout the year, ranging from ...