Archive for March 19th, 2019

School board spends on school buildings

Unionville-Chadds Ford School Board directors Monday night voted to spend some money on repairs and upgrades at several of the district school buildings. The board voted to spend $42,000 for cast stone capping at Pocopson Elementary School, $17,600 for carpeting at Chadds Ford Elementary School, $7,000 for carpeting at Unionville Elementary and another $21,000 to ...

 
 

Op/ed: A village for a richer community

As a lifelong Chadds Ford resident now raising my family with my husband here, I agree wholeheartedly that it is time to grow the village. I have been following all the commentary regarding the village, and I wish for the entire picture to be in view – past, present, and future. Not only am I a lifetime resident, but I'm also involved on the development side as well. ...

 

Bournelyf helps celebrate World Down Syndrome Day

Bournelyf Special Camp in West Chester is rarely in the spotlight. On its quiet yet lively campus on South New Street in West Chester, the non-profit unassumingly lives out its life-affirming mission to support those in our community with intellectual and developmental disabilities. And yet this week, Bournelyf will quite literally be in the lights thanks to PECO and ...

 

Photo of the Week: Toasty Ruins

An old stone barn is a testament to the destructive nature of fire, along with the durability of stone, in Birmingham Township.