Archive for July 2nd, 2019

Frances Mary Stolnis, formerly of Chadds Ford

Frances Mary Stolnis, 87, of Knoxville, Tenn., formerly of Chadds Ford and Springfield, died early Saturday morning, June 29, surrounded by her children at the home of her daughter. Fran attended The Cathedral of the Most Sacred Heart of Jesus and was a member of St Cornelius Catholic Church in Chadds Ford. She grew up in Southwest Philadelphia and graduated from ...


It’s old school at Newlin Grist Mill

The Newlin Grist Mill in Concord Township dates back to 1704. And even though it hasn’t operated commercially since 1941, things still tend to wear out. One of those things is the actual mill wheel that now needs to be replaced. But how to do that? For Executive Director Tony Shahan the how was a no brainer. Go old school. Make a wheel for an 18th-century mill using ...


Photo of the Week: Swing Time

A couple of youngsters enjoy the Brandywine Creek on a hot and humid Saturday.