Archive for March 7th, 2017

Serial child rapist sentenced

A board shows Hugh Taussig-Lux's crimes and ages of his victims.

A 20-year-old man from Media was sentenced to up to 27 years in prison for multiple sexual assault charges involving a dozen children, some as young as 12 years old. Authorities believe, however, there are more victims. Delaware County District Attorney Jack Whelan announced the sentencing of Hugh Taussig-Lux during a press conference at the County Courthouse Tuesday ...

 
 

Jessica M. Prigg of West Grove

Jessica M. Prigg, 28, of West Grove, died Friday, March 3, at her residence. Born in Newark, she was the daughter of the late James T. Prigg Jr. and the late Cheryl Erickson Prigg. Jessica enjoyed shopping, dining out, going to the beach, her dogs Odie and Odessa, and being with her family and friends. She is survived by two brothers, Jason Prigg, her twin brother, ...

 

Mary Teale Battin of Kennett Square

Mary Teale Battin, 88, of Kennett Square, died Feb. 27 at the Crosslands Retirement community. Born April 24, 1928, in Des Moines, Iowa, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Marcella (Stearns) Teale. She and her mother moved to Buffalo, N.Y. in 1941 where she resided until 1950. In Buffalo, Mary attended the Buffalo Seminary and graduated with a scholarship ...

 

Art Watch: Wow the senses

Three great shows are opening this Friday, March 10th, and it might be a difficult choice for art lovers! The 8th Annual Radley Run Art Show start this Friday night at the beautiful Radley Run Country Club in West Chester. Church Street Gallery in West Chester opens a new solo show with phenomenal landscape painter Stefanie Lieberman. In Haverford, the Main Line Art ...

 

Birmingham in brief

In a brief 30-minute meeting Monday, Birmingham Township supervisors voted to have the Brandywine Conservancy design plans for the former Cacchio property on Birmingham Road. The board also agreed to have the township engineer recommend a structural engineer to examine the barn on the site to determine whether it’s safe before the township decides what to do with the ...