Barbara Ann Simpers

Barbara Ann Simpers, 78, died peacefully on Saturday, May 13, surrounded by her friends and loved ones after a long battle with cancer. Born in Boardman, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late William Goddard and the late Betty (Brown) Goddard. Barbara was a beloved member of the Chester County community and was known for being a wonderful hostess, talented singer, and incredible friend…

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Supervisors favor Hillendale request

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Unionville-Chadds Ford School District Director of Facilities James Whitesell, left of the easel, and Hillendale Elementary School Principal Joshua Leight, right, present a plan for an outdoor pavilion to Pennsbury Township supervisors.

Pennsbury Township supervisors are taking a favorable view at a request for a special exception by Hillendale Elementary School. The school wants to construct a pavilion to serve as an outdoor classroom. Hillendale is the one elementary school in the Unionville-Chadds Ford School District that doesn’t have an outdoor learning space. Hillendale Principal Joshua Leight said the need for the outdoor space became apparent when…

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Around Town May 18

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Twilight on the Terrace is back at Mt. Cuba Center.

• Mt. Cuba Center has brought back the monthly Twilight on the Terrace, through into September. Unwind from the week with a bite to eat while enjoying live music and evening access to the gardens. Local food truck fare, beer, and wine will be available for purchase. Times and dates are 5 – 8 p.m. on June 16, July 14, August 18, and Sept. 1.…

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