Archive for March 18th, 2019

Winterthur acquires rare 1927 Rolls-Royce

A rare 1927 Rolls-Royce Phantom I Pall Mall Phaeton S 123 PM was recently given to Winterthur Museum, Garden & Library, a gift that allows the institution to show how motoring guests of founder Henry Francis du Pont would have arrived on his estate in its heyday. The historic vehicle joins Winterthur’s Phantom I Ascot, S 379 FM. Both vehicles tell the story about ...

 
 

Ruth M. Hicks of West Grove

Ruth M. Hicks, 79, of West Grove, died Friday, March 15, at the Twin Pines Health Care Center. She was the wife of Dale B. Hicks, who died in 2001, and with whom she shared over 39 years of marriage. Born in Landenberg, she was the daughter of the late Paul Hatton and the late Margaret Mark Hatton. She was a bookkeeper, retiring from the Pocopson Home in West ...

 

Kennett Township to discuss open space

Anyone interested in how Kennett Township develops and uses its open space in the future is urged to attend a public meeting March 20 where the most recent draft of the “Open Space, Trails, and Parks Master Plan and Needs Assessment” will be presented. The meeting will be held from 5-7 p.m. in the township building. “Once completed, this study will be our tool,” said ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet for March 18

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Meatball Meatball is a 3-year-old heapin' helpin' of love. A volunteer favorite, there's a lot of this sweet and social kitty to love. Meatball would prefer to be your only cat so that he doesn't need to share his servings of your love. He’s looking forward to meeting the ...