Archive for February 18th, 2020

Mary M. Peirson of West Grove

Mary M. Peirson, 83, of West Grove, died Friday, Feb. 14. She was the wife of the late Norwood M. Peirson Jr. with whom she spent 46 years in a beautiful and loving marriage. Her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren were the loves of her life. Mary loved her home, music, the changing of seasons, and nature; but most of all spending time with her family. ...


Art Live: Wine, women and much more

We typically celebrate women’s achievements in March, during Women’s History Month but Gallery222 owner Andrea Strang is getting the party started earlier this year. An all women show is opening at Gallery222 in Malvern this Wednesday, February 19th. “The Maine Event” features plein air works by seven award winning artists who are highlighting the beauty of Maine. ...


Photo of the Week: Smokin’ No More

The backside of an old smokehouse is in ruins behind the Trimble House adjacent to the Newlin Grist Mill property in Concord Township. Tony Shahan, Newlin’s executive director, believes the old smokehouse was likely a brewhouse considering its location to the Trimble House and the fact that beer was considered food for mill workers.