Archive for April 5th, 2018

CFBA hears about marketing shift

Dave Kelleher addresses members of the Chadds Ford Business Association during their April 5 meeting at David Dodge.

Members of the Chadds Ford Business Association learned  about digital marketing from Dave Kelleher, owner of David Dodge on Route 202. Kelleher hosted the group’s April 5 meeting and gave a talk on how his car sales skyrocketed after he toned down both rhetoric and the amount of money he spent on advertising. The first thing he did, Kelleher said, was to drop the ...

 
 

Here’s looking at you, kid

Brandywine in Black returns for the fifth year on Saturday, April 14 from 5 to 10 p.m. Sparks of gold will pulsate throughout the room as this year’s chosen accent color. Organizers have “rounded up the usual suspects” for the “Casablanca” themed evening and are looking forward to the “beginning of beautiful friendships.” Adding to the fun and excitement of ...

 

Mixed Media: First Friday offerings

For whatever reason, maybe because weather owes us one, it appears we will have a warm day on Friday. So get yourself up and out to the First Friday offerings! I’ll start in my own Kennett Square. Mala Galleria’s show, “Petals & Leaves.” brings together Sarah Yeoman, Doris Davis-Glackin, Frank DePietro, Monique Sarkessian, Jack Giangiulio, Madeleine Kelly, Katie ...

 

Light agenda for Chadds Ford BoS

Chadds Ford Township is teaming with Concord in its examination of pedestrian access and connectivity around the intersection of Routes 1 and 202. Supervisors Wednesday night voted to support Concord’s application for a grant to study gaps in sidewalks Township engineer Mike Schneider said the scope of the project is good and will look for areas that need to be ...

 

Blogging Along the Brandywine: She Sells She Sheds

I recently had one of those frightening moments when I realized that once again, I’m way behind the cutting edge of trending. It’s been happening more and more. You see, I was quietly watching a new commercial on TV and here’s this lady in a luxuriously comfy setting in a gorgeous kimono style robe eating a Fiber One Brownie Bite and talking about how she can indulge ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet April 5

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Bubbles Bubbles is a 3-year old cutie who may have fallen on some hard times, but his sweet, gentle demeanor still shines through. Found as a stray, Bubbles wants nothing more than a place to call home and a human to snuggle up with. Bubbles is open to living with other ...

 

Around Town April 5

• There is a drug collection event at Westminster Presbyterian Church this Saturday, April 7 from 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. Drive by and drop off all unwanted or expired medication. Intravenous solutions and injectables will not be accepted. The event is hosted in conjunction with the Chester County Department of Drug and Alcohol Services and Westtown-East Goshen Regional ...