Archive for November 24th, 2018

It’s Brandywine Christmas at BRM

It’s Christmas time at the Brandywine River Museum of Art. The museum opened its annual A Brandywine Christmas on Black Friday. Visitors had a chance to see the always-popular O-gauge train display, see a Victorian-era dollhouse as well as check out the museum’s new exhibit on Winslow Homer.


Mind Matters: Talking to children about difficult topics

I grew up in a New Jersey mill town that was literally a stone’s throw across the Delaware River from Philadelphia. It may have been South Jersey, but it was not the south, yet when I was young, my mother told me stories about the Ku Klux Klan burning crosses on lawns when she was young. Their bigotry extended beyond hatred of blacks and Jews to include Poles and ...