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.
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.
Wednesday, April 17, 2013
Also: a community festival in Mt. Airy, a run in Kennett Square and the biggest college boat race in the country.
Looking for something to do in May? Here's what's happening in the Greater Philadelphia Area: May 4-5: Strawberry Festival at Peddler’s Village Where: Peddler’s Village, Newtown When: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. What: Featuring artisans, live music, shops and more Strawberries than any one person can handle in a given sitting, the Peddler’s Village Strawberry Festival is the place to go to celebrate spring (and enter a strawberry pie-eating contest). Cost: Free admission and parking. May 4: Mt. Airy Day Where: Cliveden of the National Trust, 6400 Germantown Ave., Philadelphia When: 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. What: Celebrate Northwest Philadelphia with this outdoor festival, which will feature vendors, artists, shopping, games for children, food and live …
Sunday, March 31, 2013
The fire caused an estimated $30,000 in damages.
A fire in Devon early Sunday morning caused an estimated $30,000 in damages to a garage, reports Berwyn Fire Co. Two nearby cars were also damaged from the radiant heat from the fire, which took place in the 300 block of Old Lancaster Road in Easttown Township. The Chester County Fire Marshals Office investigated the cause of the blaze and determined it to be related to an electrical problem, according to the fire company. According to the fire company: Berwyn Assistant Chief Eamon Brazunas arrived on location with a 20' x 30' detached garage involved in fire. The crews of Engine 2-3 and Tower 2 began to contain the fire, while personnel from Paoli and Radnor assisted with extinguishment and overhaul operations. Newtown Square Ladder 41, …
Monday, March 4, 2013
The following homes were purchased in the month of February 2013.
TREDYFFRIN-EASTTOWN: WEST CHESTER: ARDMORE-MERION-WYNNEWOOD: BRYN MAWR-GLADWYNE: NARBERTH-BALA CYNWYD: HAVERFORD-HAVERTOWN: MARPLE-NEWTOWN: MEDIA: RADNOR: SPRINGFIELD: CHESTNUT HILL: MT. AIRY: ROXBOROUGH-MANAYUNK: MALVERN: PHOENIXVILLE:
Wednesday, February 6, 2013
Mother nature puts on a blinding evening rush hour performance over Lancaster Avenue.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Bob Byrne
Wednesday, February 6
It's the time of year once again when cold, clear winter skies and the rotation of the earth can sometimes combine for a blinding westbound evening commute on westbound Lancaster Ave. This was how it looked a few minutes after 5 p.m. Wednesday for drivers heading past the Devon Horse Show grounds on Lancaster Ave./Route 30 in Devon. Wednesday's official sunset was at 5:27:55 according to Unitarium.com. Thursday's sunset will be at 5:29:07 p.m.. As the sunlit hours keep getting longer, the sun will to be right in the eyes of westbound evening commuters for at least a few more weeks. Sunset starts to happen after 6 p.m. on March 9, according to a calendar on timeanddate.com. Are you excited to see days get longer or do you prefer winter …
Sunday, January 27, 2013
As crews worked high above Lancaster Ave., it's what you didn't see that caught Patch's attention.
- LOCAL CONNECTIONS
- Bob Byrne
Sunday, January 27
As a cell phone crew worked in bucket trucks high above Lancaster Ave on Friday afternoon they drew the attention of a lot of motorists. The bent elbows of the bucket trucks stood out at the apex of the hill across the road from Devon Manor. But it wasn't until a curious photographer went down into the parking lot by the Devon bowling alley that a really interesting photo emerged. The truck holding the larger of the two cherry pickers appeared to be poised for take-off.
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Two teenagers are arrested after neighbors call the cops.
Easttown police say two teenagers were arrested after neighbors called the cops in Easttown about items taken from a vehicle. According to police the 16 and 17 year old, whose names are not being released, were spotted in a vehicle in the 100 block of Berkley Road in Devon around 11 p.m. on December 28. According to police the juveniles were spotted in the car and fled on foot. They were located two blocks away and arrested. Police say they are from the area. They now faces charges as juveniles, including underage drinking.
Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Chilly temperatures and partly cloudy winter skies make for a spectacular sunset show in the sky over Devon.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Bob Byrne
Wednesday, January 2
Chilly temperatures and partly cloudy winter skies make for a spectacular sunset show in the sky over Devon. These photos shot on Lancaster Ave./Route 30 on Wednesday (Jan 2) captured the sun going down in the west over Devon.
Tuesday, July 31, 2012
Want to know when the kids head back to the books?
Tredyffrin/Easttown students head back to the classroom the day after the Labor Day holiday. They start on Tuesday, September 4. Kindergarten students start on Monday, September 10. Check the school district calendar for other important dates.