Archive for November 30th, 2016

PennDOT: Holiday crashes dip; DUI arrests rise

Although Thanksgiving holiday crashes handled by state police decreased this year, DUI arrests saw an increase from 2015. The Pennsylvania State Police investigated 931 crashes during the five-day Thanksgiving holiday driving period from Nov. 23 through Nov. 27. The total represented a decrease of 8.1 percent compared to the 1,013 crashes investigated during the ...

 
 

Nancy C. Gregory of West Chester

Nancy C. Gregory (nee Carville), 75, of West Chester, formerly of Merion, died Monday, Nov. 28. She was the beloved wife of the late Robert F.; loving mother of Patricia A. Kubicek (Anthony), Robert Gregory, Jr., Christine Smith, David James "DJ" Gregory (Ilene), Suzanne C. O'Neill (Brian S.), and Peter S. Gregory; devoted grandmother of Kevin Kubicek, Brian Kubicek ...

 

Harriett Sargent Fitts of Kennett Square

Harriett Sargent Fitts, 97, of Kennett Square, died Oct. 23, at Crosslands. She was born to Rufus and Rachel (MacLean) Sargent in Swampscott, Mass.  She was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother and will be missed by her family and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd; her son Edward Payson and brother, Dana L. Sargent. She is ...

 

Hadley Fund offering Celtic Christmas Concert

Admission is free: The experience is priceless. That’s the motto of the Hadley Fund, which is inviting the public to a Celtic Christmas Concert on Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7 p.m. Ring in the season with award-winning Celtic and American folk music that is both fresh and familiar: harp, hammered dulcimer, mandolin, violin, guitar, bagpipes, drummers, and dancers, ...

 

Police Log Nov. 30: Aggravated assault, drugs, thefts

 • State police from Troop K, Media barracks, arrested a 53-year-old man from Glen Mills after he reportedly aimed a shotgun at a motorist in Concord Township on Nov. 28. Police said they also obtained a warrant for simple assault, stalking and ethnic intimidation against Joseph Theodore Keenan. According to the report, a 26-year-old man from Philadelphia had been ...