Archive for August 2nd, 2018

Margaret Mary Steel, 97, of Kennett Square

Margaret Mary Steel, 97, of Kennett Square, died Monday, July 30, at her residence. She was the wife of Herbert A. Steel, who died in 2006, and with whom she shared 65 years of marriage. Born in Pottsville, she was the daughter of the late James King and the late Anna Canfield King. Mrs. Steel was a licensed practical nurse, working at Chatham Acres for 30 years. ...

 
 

Board Oks sewer plant upgrade; hears request for traffic light

Chadds Ford Township supervisors ran through a series of topics during their Aug. 1 meeting and approved a request for upgrading a sewer plant and a massage parlor renewal. They also  heard a request for a new traffic light on Route 202 and re-authorized an approval of a planned residential development on Oakland Road. Supervisors Frank Murphy and Samantha gave the ...

 

Mixed Media: Unofficial art loop

Thunderstorms threaten our last First Friday of the summer,  that’s to be expected yet not necessarily delivered upon.  Also the Wilmington Art Loop is taking a summer hiatus but that isn’t stopping the Wilmington area from celebrating local art this Friday. Prevail, we will! Weather and summer slump be damned! Stop by between 5 and 9 p.m.  to check out myriad ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet Aug. 2

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Walker Sweet, playful, and snuggly — Walker’s got it all. This adorable 4-month-old has lots of spunk and enjoys romping around with the other puppies in the playpen. He’s also all about belly rubs and kisses. Walker is dog and kid friendly. Since he’s a puppy still ...

 

Around Town Aug. 2

• The County of Delaware Office of Services for the Aging needs volunteers to lead evidence-based health and wellness programs. Volunteers work in teams of two delivering scripted programs for small groups throughout Delaware County. The upcoming certification course is scheduled for the week of Aug. 6 and held at 206 Eddystone Avenue, Eddystone, PA 19022. COSA ...