PennDOT: Roundabouts reducing fatalities, injuries, crashes

PennDOT has announced that according to department data, fatalities, injuries, and crashes decreased overall after intersections at 39 locations were replaced with 42 roundabouts. “PennDOT is continuing its work to identify and implement innovations and best practices across Pennsylvania,” PennDOT Secretary Mike Carroll said. “I’m proud to see that the data on roundabouts remains consistent on saving lives and reducing crash severity.” PennDOT recently reviewed…

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Budget talks to begin in Kennett Twp.

The Kennett Township supervisors will meet Wednesday at 7 p.m. and start looking at capital project priorities for the 2024 budget. The board, which meets on the first and third Wednesdays, canceled the Sept. 6 meeting out of an abundance of caution because the 13-day manhunt for escaped convict Danelo Cavalcante included parts of Kennett Township in the search perimeter. The supervisors will discuss the…

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Adopt-a-Pet Sept. 18

The following animals are ready to be adopted from the Brandywine Valley SPCA in West Chester. Cleo Cleo is a beautiful, 7-year-old, all-black kitty. She loves getting lots of attention and all the pets. Do you have enough room in your heart for sweet Cleo? Please stop by to meet this pretty lady as soon as you can. Cleo's adoption has been fully sponsored by…

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Mystery owner buys Galer Winery

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Lele and Brad Galer are no longer winery owners.

It’s the end of one era and the beginning of a new one for Brad and Lele Galer. Sunday was the last day for Galer Estate Vineyard and Winery, and plans are underway for the couple to move to New England. As previously reported, the Galers were selling and now the winery has been sold. New owners take over this week. But who that new…

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