Archive for May 9th, 2020

COVID testing underway for some

On a sunny but unseasonably cold Saturday in May, Chester County officials began testing medical personnel and first responders for COVID-19 at Longwood Gardens. With temperatures lingering in the mid-30s on May 9, county officials were hoping to test 1,000 medical personnel and first responders for the virus. Tents were set up in the parking area of Longwood's ...

 
 

Kennett supervisors plow on

The COVID-19 pandemic hasn’t stopped Kennett Township from conducting business, despite stay-at-home orders that have been in place for more than 50 days. “We’re under extraordinary circumstances that changed the way we live and work,” supervisors’ Chairman Richard Leff said at the supervisors’ virtual public meeting on May 6. The meeting was held over the online app ...