Calling ALL cooks! Are you a professional chef or love to bake? Why not donate your best chocolate desserts and help support the Kennett Chocolate Lovers Festival? The festival is happening February 8th, at Kennett High School, 100 E. South St., Kennett Square. Festival proceeds benefit the United Way of Southern Chester County Cakes, cupcakes, brownies, cookies and candies will be judged prior to the doors opening for public tastings.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 11:20 AM
The Kennett Underground Railroad Center iannounced this week that the National Park Service recently recognized the Longwood Progressive Meetinghouse and Longwood Cemetery as a significant historic site on the NPS Network to Freedom. The Progressive Meetinghouse offers free admittance to the public and currently houses the Chester County Conference and Visitor's Bureau and is located at 300 Greenwood Road, just in front of Longwood Gardens.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 10:46 AM
ICHARD NIXON is arguably one of the most vilified and demonized individuals of the 20th century, if not all of American history. But to Jennie Eisenhower , the 37th president of the United States was not the man at the nexus of the many scandals identified under the "Watergate" umbrella, but the loving grandfather with whom she shared a special relationship until his death in April 1994.
Philly.com, Fri, Jan 23 2015 @ 03:23 AM
The unassuming Wings for Success office, situated quietly at 457 Birch Street, has an amazing story to tell. For disadvantaged women of Southern Chester County, it is a life-line; a place to regain confidence, find unwavering respect, and begin well guided steps toward professional success and financial self-sufficiency.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Thu, Jan 22 2015 @ 11:18 AM
Aspiring chefs, cosmetologists, nurses and engineers, among others, are encouraged to explore career and technical opportunities at the Technical College High School Pennock's Bridge Campus on Wednesday, January 28. The open house will be held from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m., during which time prospective students and their families can tour the building, meet teachers and students, learn about the programs and enjoy light refreshments provided by culinary arts students. The school is located at 280 Pennock's Bridge Road in West Grove.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Thu, Jan 22 2015 @ 09:42 AM
An unlicensed doctor convicted of fraud and conspiracy in the trial of West Philadelphia abortion doctor Kermit Gosnell should have been tried separately because of Gosnell's notoriety, a Pennsylvania appeals court has ruled. In an unanimous ruling Tuesday, a three-judge panel of the state Superior Court granted a new trial for Eileen O'Neill, 58, of Phoenixville in Chester County.
Philly.com, Wed, Jan 21 2015 @ 05:27 PM
At the Pennsylvania Farm Show, various Chester County entries won honors. Seen here is the Cheese Competition "Best of Show" Award Ceremony, left to right: Kerry Kaylegian, Penn State dairy foods research and extension associate; Sue Miller, Birchrun Hills Farm; Catherine and Al Renzi, Yellow Springs Farm; Matthew Hettlinger and Sam Kennedy, The Farm at Doe Run; Carly Foose, first alternate 2014-2015 PA State Dairy Princess; James Sharpe, PA Farm Show Manager.
UnionvilleTimes.com, Wed, Jan 21 2015 @ 10:33 AM