Archive for September 7th, 2018

Roadwork for Sept. 8 to Sept. 14

PennDOT has announced the following road projects, which are weather-dependent and could affect residents in the greater Chadds Ford area during the week of Sept. 8 to Sept. 14. Motorists are urged to allow extra time if they are traveling through one of the construction zones. Work schedules are subject to change. • The Route 82 — Creek Road — bridge in Kennett ...

 
 

Teacher arrested for child porn

The Pennsylvania State Police announced today that Tyler Smith, 25, a resident of West Chester, was charged today with possession and distribution of child pornography as well as criminal use of a communication facility. Smith was employed at the Goddard School daycare in West Bradford Township as a teacher and caretaker for the last two years. According to a press ...

 

Moms, politicians take aim at abusers

A bipartisan mix of Pennsylvania state representatives stood on the steps of the Historic Chester County Courthouse Thursday mornng in favor of a bill that would require domestic abusers to turn in their firearms. The event was called by Moms Demand Action. A sparse crowd, mostly women wearing the red Moms Demand Action T-shirts, applauded sporadically as state Reps. ...

 

Mixed Media: Civil rights trifecta

Last week, I went on a field trip to the Delaware Art Museum for their beautiful trifecta show on Civil Rights. The shows, Black Survival Guide: Or How To Live Through A Police Riot, Danny Lyon: Memories of The Southern Civil Rights Movement, and The Montgomery Bus Boycott: Drawings by Harvey Dinnerstein and Burton Silverman, are an important part of our 2018 ...