Archive for October 22nd, 2016

Veteran hazmat official honored for service

As his son Matthew (from left), wife Lisa, and Robert Kagel, director of Chester County's Department of Emergency Services, listen, Tom Glass thanks the audience for his satisfying, 42-year career.

A Chester County emergency services veteran remembers driving his mother crazy because at age 3 he always wanted to know where the Longwood fire engines were going. That youthful yearning eventually led Tom Glass into the world of first-responders. He even met his wife, Lisa, at the Kennett fire station, where she playfully stole his hat, and they’ve been together ...

 
 

Francis Dunnery bringing band to The Flash

For the first time ever, a founding member of the progressive-pop band It Bites will bring his Sensational Francis Dunnery Electric Band to The Kennett Flash. Even though Francis Dunnery stops at The Flash almost yearly as a solo artist, Thursday Oct. 27, will mark the first time the band will join him as it prepares for a Japanese tour. The full band’s performance ...