Archive for May 9th, 2018

Living an unexpected dream

George and Helen Sipala go through one of their photo albums with photos of their times with Andy Wyeth and friends.

Most people want to live a dream, their own special dream. Others, however, get to live a dream they didn’t know they had. Such is the case with George and Helen Sipala. The Sipalas were the owners of Painters Folly on Route 1 next to the Brandywine Battlefield Park from 1974 until earlier this year when Chadds Ford Township bought the property. It’s an historic ...

 
 

Testimony by the numbers in Concord

It was testimony by the numbers during the May 8 hearing in Concord Township for Concord Ventures, a proposed planned residential development near Watkin Avenue and Route 202. The proposal is to build 29 townhouses in six buildings and 166 apartment units in three five-story buildings on 49 acres of a 64-acre property. For nearly two hours, attorney Marc Kaplin, ...

 

Police Log May 9

Pennsylvania State Police • State police from the Media barracks said they arrested Isaac Stephen Shellenberger, 28, of Upper Chichester, on drug charges following a traffic stop in Concord Township on April 4. A report said Shellenberger was determined to be under the influence of marijuana when he was stopped for vehicle violations on Sawmill Road at Temple Road at ...