Archive for October 1st, 2018

Republicans blame Democrats for ‘uncivil discourse’

Chadds Ford Republicans held their annual luncheon over the weekend and a strong message was to get out the vote. “Voter motivation, who is motivated to vote, we’re lacking in that,” said Andy Reilly, secretary of the Pennsylvania GOP. Reilly said the lack of motivation in the Republican ranks is understandable because they have the White House. When Obama was in ...

 
 

October optimum month for flu vaccine

October may be the optimum month to get your flu vaccine. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends anyone who is eligible be vaccinated by the end of October. That includes pregnant women, adults age 65 and older, children younger than five and people who have long-term health conditions that put them at a higher risk. While health officials ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet Oct. 1

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Jirachi With no luck finding a home for nine months, Jirachi hopes he won’t have to spend another chilly season without a lap to snuggle on. This 4-year-old is FIV+, and while it sounds scary, he’s expected to live a normal life with routine veterinary care. And Jirachi is ...