A jagged scrap of riveted aluminum found by Chester County-based searchers might be the best evidence yet that Amelia Earhart's attempted flight around the world ended at a remote Pacific Island. The panel, found in 1991 on an atoll known as Nikumaroro, is an excellent match for a window patch on Earhart's Lockheed Electra, according to new research.
Philly.com, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 04:26 PM
One of the most respected and longest-running equestrian events in the Brandywine Valley is the Pennsylvania Hunt Cup . This year's 80th annual staging of the event is scheduled for November 2. The equestrian competition will feature four open races sanctioned by the National Steeplechase Association.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 10:52 AM
The planned merger of Abington Health and Jefferson Health comes amid a surge in hospital consolidation that is likely to grow. The University of Pennsylvania Health System and Lancaster General Health said this week they were in talks for a deal, and last week, the Crozer-Keystone Health System put itself up for sale.
Philly.com, Fri, Oct 31 2014 @ 12:34 AM
He fought the charges for more than three years, but suburban lawyer Michael B. Wolf has pleaded guilty to participating in a Philadelphia-based auto insurance fraud scheme. Wolf, 56, pleaded guilty before Philadelphia Common Pleas Court Judge Jeffrey P. Minehart on Tuesday one day before the start of his nonjury trial before the judge.
Philly.com, Wed, Oct 29 2014 @ 04:29 PM
A 22-year-old Atglen man has been arrested for delivering heroin to a man who then overdosed and died. Robert Norman Patterson of the 200 block of Norwood Street has been charged with drug delivery resulting in death, drug dealing, and related charges, the Chester County District Attorney's Office announced Thursday.
Philly.com, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 03:09 PM
A jagged scrap of riveted aluminum might be the best evidence yet that Amelia Earhart's attempted flight around the world ended at a remote Pacific Island. The panel, found years ago on an atoll known as Nikumaroro, is an excellent match for a window patch on Earhart's Lockheed Electra, according to new research .
Philly.com, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 03:06 PM
Drivers will face overnight lane closures when traveling on U.S. 202 between the Chesterbrook and Route 401 interchanges in Tredyffrin and East Whiteland townships, Chester County, for road construction, the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation said Thursday. Crews will work at night to finish the newly opened six-lane section of U.S. 202 by sealing pavement joints, concrete patching, smoothing out areas of concrete pavement, and installing reflective pavement markers.
Patch.com, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 12:18 PM
The Serafin String Quartet will perform Sip and Savor with the Serafins, Nov. 5 at The Flash in Kennett Square. The Flash is known mostly for presenting rock bands and folk acts.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Thu, Oct 30 2014 @ 11:41 AM