Archive for February 5th, 2019

Phyllis Wyeth memorial exhibit at BRM

Through May 5, a memorial exhibition celebrating the life of Phyllis Mills Wyeth (Nov. 13, 1940-Jan. 14, 2019) features a selection of portraits created by her husband, artist Jamie Wyeth. Phyllis Mills Wyeth: A Celebration includes works in a variety of media by Jamie Wyeth that reflect Phyllis' vibrant spirit and love of nature, horses, and her ever-present dogs. ...

 
 

Birmingham in brief

• Birmingham Township supervisors awarded the township’s 2019 road program to Innovative Construction Services. ICS was the lowest bidder of seven. The contract calls for spending $204,000. • The township also hired a new part-time police officer. William Behrndt will be paid $19 per hour during training. • The board made two other appointments Monday night. Christy ...

 

Photos on display at Darlington

Live music and an art gallery opening at Darlington Arts Center in Garnet Valley pick up the entertainment pace this Saturday, Feb. 9. Enjoyment begins with a gallery opening for area photographer Linda Braceland and purrs invitingly late into the evening with the enchanting vocals of Heidi Hayes. At  6:30 p.m., Darlington unveils Braceland’s retrospective display, ...

 

William Edward Burgess “Billy B” of West Grove

William Edward Burgess “Billy B”,86, of West Grove; formerly of Ridley, died Saturday, Feb. 2. Beloved husband of Dolores “Dolly” (nee Thompson); loving and devoted father of Debbie Brisgone (Michael); adored grandfather of Nicole. He was predeceased by his parents William and Ruth (nee Guinan) Burgess. Bill was born in Philadelphia and grew up in Narberth. He ...

 

Dudley E. Danielson of Oxford

Dudley E. Danielson, 83, of Oxford, formerly of Lancaster, Pa. and Clayton, N.Y., died Friday, Feb. 1, at Ware Presbyterian Village. He was the husband of Diane Ruth Danielson, with whom he shared 10 years of marriage. Born in North Chili, N.Y., he was the son of the late Guy Danielson and the late Grace Hendrickson Danielson. Dudley was a 1952 graduate of Warren ...

 

Academic Achievement Feb. 5

• Anna Foster and Zachary Micklin, both of Chadds Ford, were named to the University of Alabama’s Dean’s List with an academic record of 3.5. • Matthew Stralkowski of Chadds Ford earned dean's list honors for the Fall 2018 semester at Mount St. Mary's University in Emmitsburg, Md. Matthew, the son of Ms. Jennifer Lee is eligible for this honor by maintaining a ...

 

Photo of the Week: Groundhog’s Morning

Winter dips its frigid finger into the Brandywine Creek.