Susan Cassell Heavens of West Chester

Susan Cassell Heavens, 65, of West Chester, died Tuesday, Nov. 9, at Rosemont Center in Bryn Mawr.  Above all else, Susan was two things: a mother and a teacher. Her deep love and devotion for both were rooted in her soul and life’s mission. Susan was born and raised in Aston, to parents Frank and Betty Cassell, who were forever the guiding forces in her…

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Arrest in Kennett Twp. shooting

Kennett Township police said they arrested Shamar McCain, 24, in connection with a Nov. 9 shooting on Stewarts Lane. The incident stemmed from a domestic dispute, the report said. According to the press release, police arrived at the property at 5:06 p.m. and found the victim suffering from a gunshot wound. The patient was treated by police and EMS at the scene and transported to…

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More trails considered for Chadds Ford

More trails and trail connectivity are under consideration for Chadds Ford Township. Some residents, though, are reluctant. During a joint meeting of the Chadds Ford Township supervisors and Planning Commission, landscape architect Marc Morfei gave an initial preview of a possible Octoraro Trail that would run from Route 202 to the Brandywine Creek. Morfei, of Pennoni Engineers, said the trail is planned in three phases,…

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Around Town Nov. 11

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Mt. Cuba Center's last garden tour of the year is this Saturday, Nov. 13.

• Discover the splendor of fall foliage at Mt. Cuba Center. Walk under the canopy of trees ablaze with autumn color and adorned with fruit. Explore fall’s natural beauty on our trails or take an in-depth look at our gardens with the last Garden Enthusiast Tour of the season on Saturday, Nov. 13 at 10 a.m. November hours are Wednesday-Sunday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. The 2021…

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