Archive for July 13th, 2017

Arthur “Bugs” Harrison of Kennett Square

Arthur “Bugs” Harrison, 86, a lifelong resident of Kennett Square, died at his home on Saturday, July 8. He is survived by his wife, Patricia, with whom he shared 54 loving years of marriage. Born in Kennett Square, he was the son of the late Charles and the late Marie (O'Neill) Harrison. After receiving his education, Arthur enrolled in the U.S. Air Force and served ...

 
 

Andrew Wyeth Forever Stamps the day

Chadds Ford neighbors, art fans and philatelists stormed the Brandywine River Museum of Art courtyard Wednesday to get their hands on the newly minted Andrew Wyeth Forever Stamps. The official ceremony to unveil the stamps was a steamy affair even though a white tent provided some relief from the blazing hot sun. Ironically, or fittingly, the ceremony was hosting by ...

 

One fire victim still hospitalized

***Update: The SPCA has reported that Harmony died this morning, Friday, July 14. End Update***   Four days after fire broke out at the Brandywine Valley SPCA New Castle, Del., Campus most of the fire victims have been placed up for adoption and one cat remains hospitalized in critical condition. The fire was the result of a car crashing into the building ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet July 13

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Farrah Farrah gives all of Charlie’s Angels a run for their money. This sweet and gentle 6-year-old would make a wonderful companion. She prefers to be the only kitty, but who wouldn’t have a little diva going on with these gorgeous looks. Farrah’s adoption fee is “name ...

 

Around Town July 13

• Music is back at the Brandywine River Museum of Art with Concerts in the Courtyard: The Swinging Foxes on Friday, July 14, from 6-9 p.m. Enjoy tight boogie-woogie, sultry jazz, and sassy rhythm and blues by this vibrant and riveting group. Deliciously and unabashedly retro, The Swinging Foxes will lead you on a striking romp through the sounds of the ‘40s and ‘50s. ...