Archive for January, 2020

Sexual assault in West Grove

Southern Chester County Regional Police are investigating a sexual assault that took place in West Grove on  Jan. 22. The suspect is described as a white male in his mid-50s, bald and heavy set. He was wearing khakis, a light blue “contractor style” shirt with white piping and the name Jeff was embroidered on the shirt. The incident took place at a residence on ...

 
 

Around Town Jan. 23

• Darlington Arts Center is now taking registrations for its Summer Arts Camps in music, art, dance and drama and is open to youngsters aged 3 to 14. Full- and half-day camps are available. For more information, a schedule or to register, go here. • Sculpting classes get underway at the Chester County Art Association next month. Basic Sculpture: Learning to Think in ...

 

Police Log Jan. 22: Auto theft, retail theft, DUIs

Pennsylvania State Police Troop K, Media • State police are investigating a case of attempted child luring and corruption that happened about 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 21 on Rebeccas Lane near Thornton Road in Concord Township. A police report said a 12-year-old girl was approached by a man in a van who showed her a sexually explicit video on his phone and asked her if ...

 

Janet M. Kuders of Bethel Township

Janet M. Kuders, 74, of Bethel Township, died Saturday, Jan. 18, at home. Born and raised in Philadelphia, she resided for the past 12 years in Bethel, previously living in Concord Township for 34 years. After raising her children, Janet worked as an administrative assistant for CUNA Mutual Group for seven years retiring in 2006. She graduated from West Catholic ...

 

Art Live: Pushing the boundaries

The Delaware Contemporary’s exhibitions push boundaries and offer viewers something out of the ordinary. If you like experimental and edgy art, several of the current shows on view are for you. There is a lot to see and take in so prepare to spend an hour or two browsing the galleries. In the DuPont I Gallery, see the bold acrylic paintings of “Look to the Land”, a ...

 

Photo of the Week: Taking a Bow

The underside of the bridge and its reflection look almost like the bow of a ship crossing the Brandywine at ChesLen Preserve in Newlin Township.

 

MLK Jr. Day in U-CF

It was another Day of Service in honor of Martin Luther King for students in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District. While there were no classes in observance of the civil rights leader, it was, as the district says, “a day of service to others.” As has been the case for the past four years, students at Unionville Elementary School made fleece blankets for ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet Jan. 20

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Marigold What a beautiful flower. Marigold has a personality just as colorful as her gorgeous soft coat. She's a sweet, gentle girl who enjoys affection and will give you a head butt and subtle purr to let you know you're friends. But be prepared for her unusual chatter. ...

 

New studies for stroke care

A landmark study has ignited a dramatic shift in stroke care over the last two years, removing much of the ambiguity that had long surrounded one of the primary treatments. If you had a stroke at some point over the last 24 years and you were brought to an ER within three hours of its onset, you likely would have been given a drug called tPA intravenously. This, ...

 

Rescue breaks ground for new center

Greenmore Farm Animal Rescue conducted a ceremonial groundbreaking ceremony Friday for a new adoption center that could help the facility adopt out more pets. Greenmore is a nonprofit no-kill facility that accepts animals from around the world. Located in West Grove, it’s been operating since 2010 and currently houses about 60 animals on average. Not all animals are ...

 

The French Chef: Les meringues

Les meringues cookies are a fun and easy recipe with egg whites for the New Year! Did you always wanted to make meringues cookies or even better macarons like the delicious Ladurée ones in Paris but did not know how to make this crispy fluffy 5 ingredient sweet French delicate cookie? Now you can! Meringue cookies are a staple in French bakeries in France. They are ...