Archive for February 23rd, 2021

U-CF eyes full in-person classes

More Unionville-Chadds Ford School District students are returning to real physical classrooms this week, and more should start a return to brick-and-mortar classrooms next week. U-CF School Board directors voted Monday night on a plan to get some middle and high school students back in real classrooms as of today, Feb. 23. Those students include all high school ...

 
 

Art Live: Bold portraits at the Square Pear

Al Moretti is in the spotlight at Square Pear Gallery in Kennett Square this month. While Moretti’s musical and artistic accomplishments stretch back to the 1970s, these days he is creating exciting new works in acrylic, painting musical icons who have influenced his life and career. You’ll see many of his bold portraits in gallery owner Corien Spiepelinga’s main ...

 

Robert A. Massey of West Grove

Robert A. Massey, 86, of West Grove, died Monday, Feb. 22, at Twin Pines Health Care Center. He was the husband of Louise Greer Massey, with whom he shared 65 years of marriage. Born in Embreeville, he was the son of the late John C. Massey Sr. and the late Helen Smith Massey. Bob was a truck driver last working at Chester County Beverage in Kennett Square. He ...

 

Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway now national

The Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway in Chester and Delaware Counties is now designated as a National Scenic Byway. That announcement came from the Federal Highway Administration and PennDOT last week, according to a press release. “The Brandywine Valley Scenic Byway Commission, the managing entity for the byway, would like to thank all those who supported our effort ...

 

Photo of the Week: Awaiting the Thaw

A snow and ice-covered picnic table along the Brandywine Creek attests to the fact that it’s not yet time to break out the tubes and picnic baskets.