Archive for September 24th, 2016

Newlin Grist Mill to host fall fest

In an area of suburban sprawl and modern technology, a respite of 18th-century simplicity and open space will enable the public to step back in time on Saturday, Oct. 1. From 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the historic Newlin Grist Mill will host its annual Fall Harvest Festival, an event full of family-friendly activities. This year’s festival will feature nearly two dozen ...

 
 

Work to begin on Burnt Mill Road bridge

After nearly 2½ years, construction is scheduled to begin on Monday, Sept. 26, to replace the Burnt Mill Road bridge over a branch of the Red Clay Creek in Kennett Township, PennDOT announced. The bridge was closed on April 25, 2014, after a bridge inspection determined that the steel beams had deteriorated beyond the point where it could safely carry vehicular ...

 

Helicopter museum celebrating 20 years

Calling all helicopter enthusiasts: The American Helicopter Museum and Education Center (AHMEC) will mark its 20th anniversary on Thursday, Oct. 27, from 5 until 8 p.m. This event at one of the world’s only all-rotorcraft museums promises to enlighten and entertain, recognizing past industry accomplishments and introducing new museum additions, according to an AHMEC ...