Archive for February 24th, 2020

Kenneth A. Nelson of Chadds Ford

Kenneth A. Nelson, 59, of Chadds Ford, died Feb. 20, at home. Born in Chester, he was a longtime resident of Chadds Ford, PA. Ken graduated from Garnet Valley High School. He was an auto mechanic working at one time for Church's Auto in Ridley Park and Car Care in Chadds Ford. Ken was known for his "Little Red Chevy Express" where he not only enjoyed driving it but ...

 
 

Estella F. Hermann of Chadds Ford

Estella F. Hermann, 85, of Chadds Ford, died unexpectedly on Feb. 22, at home. Born to Olaf and Agnes Miles Halvorsen in Chester, she was a longtime resident of Chadds Ford. In her earlier years, Estella was a custodian working at West Chester University. In addition to her parents, Estella is preceded in death by her husband, Franz Herrmann, two sons, Chuck Nelson ...

 

Killion introduces redistricting reform

A measure that would create an independent citizens commission to draw congressional districts has been introduced in the state Senate. State Sen. Tom Killion, R-Chester and Delaware, introduced the legislation designed to end congressional gerrymandering in Pennsylvania. Senate Bill 1023 would establish an 11-member Independent Redistricting Commission to redraw ...

 

Lois Weer Broomell of Kennett Square

Lois Weer Broomell, 78, of Kennett Square, died Friday, Feb. 22, at the Christiana Hospital. She was the wife of Samuel C. Broomell, Sr., who died in 2004, and with whom she shared 40 years of marriage. Born in West Chester, PA, she was the daughter of the late Walter Weer and the late Ruth Keating Weer. Lois was a dietary aide at Pocopson Home in West Chester for 15 ...

 

Adopt-a-Pet Feb. 24

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Gordi Gordi came all the way from Puerto Rico following the devastating earthquakes there. Despite the turmoil he may have experienced, he remains a happy, easy-going pup just looking to find a bit of love in the world. Gordi has been co-housed happily with other dogs at ...