Archive for February 28th, 2019

Winter isn’t quitting yet

From tonight and into Monday, winter is still doing its thing with a mix of snow and rain, according to both the National Weather Service and AccuWeather. The National Weather Service is calling for a possible snow fall of 1-2 inches during the overnight hours between 1 and 4 a.m. Friday. That snow is expected to change to rain with possible freezing rain. ...

 
 

Painters Folly and historic recognition

Painters Folly, the home Samuel Painter built in 1857 on Route 1 in Chadds Ford could wind up on the National Register of Historic Places. According to Supervisors’ Chairman Frank Murphy, the home on four acres is one step away. Overseeing the application has been Township Secretary Maryann Furlong, who credits a couple of township interns with getting the ...

 

Around Town: Feb.28

• Join the Delaware County Office of Services for the Aging (COSA) at Springfield Mall for the Arthritis Foundation’s evidence-based Walk with Ease Program. This free program is proven to reduce the pain of arthritis; increase balance, strength and walking pace; build confidence in your ability to be physically active, and improve your overall health, a press release ...

 

Mixed Media: Creative entrepreneurs

Last weekend, Square Pear Gallery in Kennett Square held a workshop for artists and creative entrepreneurs. I’m not usually one for productivity on a Sunday, but this workshop piqued my interest as it appealed to a very specific creative audience. Square Pear’s “Winter Workshop” featured a two part event hosted by a panel of artists and creatives who have paved their ...