Archive for September 14th, 2017

Around Town Sept. 14

Jenna Dean, of Wilmington, holds her 15-year-old daughter Ellewyn while lending a guiding hand to her son Oliver, 6, in ringing the Remembrance Bell 16 times in honor of the 16 years since the 9/11 terror attacks in 2001. Dean said it was Oliver who got the family into re-enacting after a trip to Washington D.C.

• The Brandywine Battlefield Park hosted a 9/11 ceremony Monday evening on the anniversary of both the 1777 Battle of Brandywine and 2001 terror attacks. As has become the tradition, Carl Closs, portraying Gen. George Washington, read the letter Washington wrote to John Hancock following the loss of the battle to the British. State Rep. Stephen Barrar was unable to ...

 
 

Adopt-a-Pet Sept. 14

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Hawk Hawk is a stunningly beautiful three-year old girl. She’s sweet and ready to steal your heart. She lived in a home with another cat, and she hopes for a quiet home to help her get her paws under her again after a lot of change in her life. Hawk’s adoption fee is “pay ...