Archive for July 25th, 2016

Chesco notches No. 10 spot in digital survey

At various times, Chester County has gained acclaim for being one of the healthiest, wealthiest, and happiest counties in the nation; now it can add electronic expertise to its accolades. Chester County took its place among the digital elite this week when it was presented with a Digital Counties Survey award that recognizes the most innovative digital counties in ...

 
 

Unusual tastes, textures triumph at library

On a sizzling day well-suited to frying an egg on the sidewalk, a culinary-minded audience at the Kennett Library experienced the opposite end of the weather spectrum – with a warning about frostbite. More than 30 people attended a workshop on Saturday, July 23, entitled “Science Snacks: Molecular Gastronomy,” an haute cuisine trend. Chefs blend physics and ...

 

Kennett Democrats hold meet and greet

While Democratic Party delegates from across the country were swooping into Philadelphia for the party’s national convention, Kennett Area Democrats were holding their own preconvention gathering. More than 100 local Democrats met at party headquarters on East Linden Street in Kennett Square Sunday afternoon, listening to a bevy of candidates and enjoying sunshine, ...

 

Farm Bureau awards seven scholarships

Seven students living in Chester, Delaware and Philadelphia counties received scholarships to help them pursue careers in agriculture and food production. Acknowledging the high cost of higher education, the Chester Delaware County Farm Bureau (CDCFB) offered a total of $7,000 in scholarships to students planning to complete their degrees in one of the many aspects ...