Monday, May 13, 2013
These obituaries come from the Greater Philadelphia Area.
Martin Dempsey, of Devon, dies at 85. Daniel Lacey, of Wayne, dies on May 10. Faith Silverthrone, bank manager at TD Bank in Devon, dies at 62. Constance Leah Braendel, of Paoli, dies on April 21. James Golden, of Paoli, dies on May 7. These obituaries come from elsewhere in Greater Philadelphia: George Leader, former Governor, dies at 95.
Easttown Police seek information about a woman who gestured for children to come over to her van Friday.
Easttown Police Department is investigating a report that a female van driver made two attempts to initiate contact with two young girls in Berwyn Friday afternoon. The incidents occurred around 3:15 p.m., as the children played in the front yard of Sir Speedy, located on Midland Avenue off the 500 block of Lancaster Avenue, according to a police statement: The children ran from the area, and the woman drove off, headed west on Midland Avenue, according to police. The woman is described as 50 to 60 years old with brown-and-gray hair, driving a tan sport utility vehicle, possibly a Chevrolet Blazer. Anyone with information is asked to contact Easttown Police at 610-341-9780.
Tuesday, May 7, 2013
These obituaries come from the Greater Philadelphia Area through May 7.
Viola Bement, Director at the Devon Horse Show, dies at 91. Constance Leah Braendel, of Paoli, dies on April 21. John J. Roache Jr., of Paoli, dies on April 27.
Monday, April 22, 2013
Remembering residents from the Greater Philadelphia Area who have passed on.
Gerard Hageney, of Berwyn, died at 79. Priscilla Ester Boggs Refern, of Berwyn, died at 75. Herndon Wilkins of Berwyn, died at 79. The following obituaries come from around Greater Philadelphia.
Monday, April 15, 2013
These obituaries come from around the Greater Philadelphia Area.
Catherine Blumstein, of Berwyn, dies at 51. Elizabeth Heagy Dill, of Berwyn, dies at 95. Thomas Kovach, a former teacher at Conestoga High School, dies at 79. Jean Szczepaniak, of Berwyn, died on April 11. Patricia Byrnes, of Paoli, dies at 73. Elizabeth Horstmann, of Paoli, dies at 91. The following obituraires are from around Greater Philadelphia:
Tuesday, April 9, 2013
Meet the local bartender at the recently revived Binni & Flynn's.
Tredyffrin-Easttown Patch wants to know who is pouring the drinks at local establishments. Get to know this bartender at Binni & Flynn's and what her least and most favorite drinks are to make there. Name: BK Henry Hometown: Wynnewood Current Residence: Wayne Bartender For: Binni & Flynn's in Berwyn. How Long She's Been There: Just over a month. How Long She's Been Bartending: 20 years. Origins: She started off waiting tables in college but was thrown behind the bar one day when the restaurant was down one person. The rest, as they say, was history. You May Remember Her From: Great American Pub and the 333 Belrose Bar & Grill, both in Wayne. Favorite Drink to Make: Bottled beer. Least Favorite Drink to Make: "I love them all. That's my …
Thursday, April 4, 2013
The flames were controlled within minutes at Coldstream Drive and Contention Lane, a fire chief said.
No one was injured after a small attic fire broke out in a Berwyn home Thursday afternoon, authorities said. Berwyn Fire Co. Chief Matt Norris said no one was injured and damage was fairly minor at 412 Coldstream Drive, a home at the intersection with Contention Lane, near the Swedesford Plaza shopping center. Berwyn, Paoli, Malvern and Valley Forge fire companies responded, along with Tredyffrin police and Malvern Ambulance. The cause of the fire is under investigation, Norris said.
Sunday, March 24, 2013
Meridith Coyle was a bus girl, waitress and hostess at the original Binni & Flynn's restaurant, and returned home on weekends to work while attending University of Delaware.
Binni & Flynn's, a Mexican-American bar and restaurant, re-opened in Berwyn last month after a 12-year hiatus. Patch stopped in recently to get to know the owner and the restaurant she revived. Name: Meridith Coyle Owner of: Binni & Flynn's Year Restaurant Was Established: The original Binni & Flynn's in Gateway Shopping Center was established in 1980 by Coyle's parents, Richard and Irene Coyle. They opened five Binni & Flynn's in the Philadelphia area. The last Binni & Flynn's closed in 2001. Coyle resurrected the restaurant in February 2013. Hometown: Berwyn Work History: Coyle was a bus girl, waitress and hostess at the original Binni & Flynn's restaurant. While attending University of Delaware, she came home every other weekend to …
Tuesday, March 19, 2013
Check out these photos of the newly resurrected Binni & Flynn's in Berwyn.
After a 12-year hiatus, Binni & Flynn's—a Mexican-American bar and restaurant that was located in the Gateway Shopping Center for 30 years—has been resurrected by the daughter of the original owners, Richard and Irene Coyle. Meridith Coyle opened the restaurant at 575 Lancaster Ave., the former spot of her previous venture, Aneu Bistro in Berwyn. Coyle told Patch the area was in much need of some Mexican flavors. After she closed Aneu, she took a week to construct Binni & Flynn's from top to bottom and reopened the Mexican restaurant and bar on Feb. 25. Have you been to the new Binni & Flynn's? Tell us in the comments.
Monday, March 18, 2013
These obituaries are for residents of the Greater Philadelphia Area through March 18.
Daniel Ehart, of Wayne, dies at 89. Hannah Kierana, of Wayne, dies at 64. William Mellody, of Wayne, dies at 85. Charles Sower, of Wayne, dies at 86. Theodora Stack, of Strafford, dies at 89. Angela DiSimone, of Berwyn, dies at 86. Other obituaries from the Greater Philadelphia area: Alexine Weaver, of Chestnut Hill, died on March 16. Gladys Monier, of Bala Cynwyd, dies at 98. Elizabeth Hopkins, of Ardmore, died on March 16. Frederick Caccese, of Wynnewood, dies at 89. Phyllis Tabas, of Wynnewood, died on March 14. Nancy Louise, of Wynnewood and Bryn Mawr, died on March 13. Gretchen Metz, of Ardmore and Rosemont, dies at 64. George Farley, of Bryn Mawr, dies at 86. Thomas Nicholson Jr., of Rosemont, dies at 90. Lois Hartshore, …