Archive for August 30th, 2016

Art Watch: Art abounds this autumn

From West Chester to Wilmington to Kennett Square, galleries and art associations are gearing up for an art-filled Autumn, starting with this week's First Friday opening receptions. In Kennett Square, Mala Galleria welcomes abstract painter Ellen Catanzaro in a new gallery show entitled "Nature in Abstract." Ellen paints in oil on large wooden surfaces, and often ...

 
 

Young crime victims get scholastic legal aid

A cautionary note for those entering the Crime Victims’ Center of Chester County this week: You did not mistakenly walk into a Staples. Proof that school is starting, one room in the agency’s West Chester office is stacked high with boxes of student supplies, ranging from backpacks to pencils. In another, CVC staffers have begun the sorting process, stacking ...

 

Touting Chesco attractions in high-tech style

The manager of guest services for the Chester County Conference and Visitors Bureau hatched an idea that mushroomed– an appropriate result for an agency whose promotions include Kennett Square. On Monday, Aug. 29, Jan Reeps said she had been thinking about a way to encourage visitors to the Tourism Information Center to linger. After all, the more people see and ...

 

Photo of the Week: Can a Lily?

Can lilies brighten up a shady lane? These canna lilies on Heyburn Road can.