Archive for August 15th, 2017

Art Watch: What’s new

Beyond The Visable Rainbow by Amber Robles-Gordon

This week's Art Watch is all about an important center for the arts that most of you have never been to. The Delaware Contemporary, or DCCA, is a fascinating art center with ever-changing art installations that is located just 24 minutes from Longwood Gardens, is free and open every day except Monday. DCCA is in the Riverfront complex and is easy to get to from I-95 ...

 
 

School countdown begins

The back to school countdown has begun. It's now T-minus 13 days before Unionville-Chadds Ford School District classes resume for the 2017-2018 academic year. The start date is Monday, Aug. 28. What's new this year is the time classes will start. After four years of discussion and research, the school board voted in April to start classes later in the morning. ...

 

Benjamin Michael “Crumb” Cloud, formerly of Oxford

Benjamin Michael “Crumb” Cloud, 23,  of Ridley Park, formerly of Oxford, died Thursday, Aug. 10. Born in West Chester, he was the son of Marvin G. Griffith, Jr. and Nancy Gayle (Estell) Cloud. A graduate of Oxford High School and Culinary School, he was a chef. Ben enjoyed fishing, driving, video games and making people smile. In addition to his parents, he is ...

 

Joseph “Joe Joe” M. Talamonti of Kennett Square

Joseph “Joe Joe” M. Talamonti, 70, of Kennett Square, died Tuesday, Aug. 8, at Pocopson Home in West Chester. Born in Wilmington, he was a son of the late Giuseppe and the late Frances (DiTomasso) Talamonti. Joe Joe was an Inspector in the aviation industry for many years. He thoroughly enjoyed playing golf with his family and friends, especially getting great ...