Archive for March 9th, 2017

Hundreds brave cold to support Beaver Valley

Bonfire gathering to support "Save the Valley"

As the sun began to set on Ramsey’s Farm on Saturday, March 4, the organizers of the bonfire for Beaver Valley gathered atop the hill and worried as the thermometer began its descent to a low of 20 degrees in Wilmington and 16 degrees in Chadds Ford with a stiff wind from the west.  Promptly at 5:00 p.m., however, a steady stream of cars began turning into the ...

 
 

Kim E. Osborne Thompson of Downingtown

Kim E. Osborne Thompson, 53, of Downingtown, died Monday, March 6, at her home.  Born in West Chester,  she was a daughter of James J. and Ann E. (Millard) Osborne.  Kim was a 1981 graduate of Kennett High School.  She was a licensed practical nurse specializing in disabled pediatrics. She was a diehard Eagles fan and never missed watching a game.  She loved her ...

 

Percussion to rock UHS

Rock out to music, excitement and artistry as 22 of the finest indoor percussion ensembles from three states compete at the Mid-Atlantic Percussion Society Competition at Unionville High School on Saturday, March 11, from 3 to 10 p.m. Performing groups will use a broad array of percussion instruments including drums, cymbals, marimbas and sophisticated electronic ...

 

Missing endangered person

***Update: Kennett Township police reported that Amy Marie Knotts has been found. No other information was released. ***End update The Kennett Township Police Department is requesting assistance with located a missing endangered person. Missing is Amy Marie Knotts,  a 19-year-old white female,  5 feet 8 inches tall, weighing 140 pounds, with blond hair and blue ...

 

Around Town March 9

  • On Friday, March 10, and Saturday, March 11, Radley Run will hold its eighth annual art show. This year the show will benefit Community Volunteers in Medicine and the Chester County Art Association. On Friday evening, Radley Run is donating the use of the space and will provide complimentary hor's d’ oeuvres and there will be a cash bar available. The event ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet March 9

Come meet all the wonderful animals available now for adoption at the Brandywine Valley SPCA. All featured pets are “Name Your Price” adoption fee until Monday, March 13. Not ready to adopt? Then sponsor a pet and provide a safe place for our companions to rest until they find their forever homes. Help us give them a second chance at a fresh start. TWINKIE ...