Archive for July 30th, 2018

NPR is coming to Longwood Gardens

NPR’s hit show From the Top, the preeminent showcase for young musicians heard weekly on WRTI 90.1 FM  on Sundays at 3 p.m., will come to the Open Air Theatre at Longwood Gardens to record a radio broadcast on Sunday, September 9 at 7:30 p.m. Special guest host pianist Peter Dugan will accompany and interview extraordinary young classical musicians from across the ...

 
 

Winterthur After Hours to feature music and guided strolls

On Aug. 2, Winterthur After Hours will present live music by Buffalo Chip & The Heard, a beer garden, guided garden walks, and tram tours of the Follies garden exhibition. Buffalo Chip & The Heard, a Delaware-based acoustic trio which covers everything from bluegrass to jazz, will perform at the Reflecting Pool from 5:30 to 8:00 pm. Cost for admission is: $10 ...

 

Robert Baily, formerly of Kennett Square

Robert Baily, 69, of Frankford, Del. died peacefully on July 25, at Beebe Memorial Hospital in Lewes, Del. He is preceded in death by his wife, Debbie Ruggieri Baily and his parents, Joseph S. and Marjorie MacCloskey Baily. He is survived by his daughters Mary Lou (Nick) Coutts and Alison Beth Baily, his sister Betsy Mackenzie, and his grandsons Joey and Jake ...

 

Facts and myths about opioid addiction

It’s a problem that has become a national crisis. According to the National Institute on Drug Abuse, more than 90 Americans die every day after overdosing on opioids. Opioids are common and effective prescription drugs used to treat chronic body pain but they carry serious risks if used incorrectly. While the devastating effects of opioid addiction hits home for many ...