Archive for April 13th, 2022

Artists’ Stories at the Square Pear Gallery

There is no doubt that we live in interesting times. Perhaps a touch too interesting, depending on the day. But that does mean that stories abound for those who experience those interesting times, and those stories are being told in every format available, from movies to books, television to poems, and especially, all types of art. The Square Pear Gallery in Kennett ...

 
 

Alfred Lewis Jackson of Kennett Square

Life began for Alfred Lewis Jackson on July 21, 1953. His life ended suddenly on April 7, 2022, only three and a half weeks after he was diagnosed with metastatic disease by doctors at Christiana hospital. The world was a wonderful place with Alfred in it. He will be missed by many, not the least of whom are his family. Alfred was the fifth child born to Charles and ...

 

Adrienne Marie Donaghue Gallagher

Adrienne Marie Donaghue Gallagher, 82, died peacefully at home on Saturday, April 9, after a long illness. She was a proud wife, mother, grandmother, sister, aunt, and friend. She was 82. Born April 2, 1940, to Louise Wermuth Donaghue and Adrian H. Donaghue, in Philadelphia, she was the oldest of six loving siblings. Affectionately known as Puggy, she graduated ...

 

Police Log April 13: Thefts from cars

Pennsylvania State Police Avondale Barracks • State police reported several cars were illegally entered while parked at a park on Firehouse Drive in East Marlborough Township on April 2. Thieves took purses. Two of the cars were unlocked and a third had a smashed rear passenger window. The break-ins happened at about 4 p.m. • Police are investigating a purse theft ...

 

Hank’s gets sewer OK

The Chadds Ford Sewer Authority removed one bureaucratic obstacle standing in the way of a hoped-for rebuild of Hank’s Place. Authority members voted 4-0 during a special April 12 meeting, saying owners Anthony and Katie Young won’t have to buy more sewer capacity once the restaurant is rebuilt. Hank’s Place was destroyed in the Sept. 1 flooding. Sewer usage is rated ...