Fifty years ago, it was 1973. You would have probably been reading this in the newspaper while wearing a pair of bell bottoms – and you may have started worrying about the loss of our natural habitats to development. Such was the case with WCU students Bradley Gottfried and Dave Fluri.
Can I say a record number? I don’t know but a whole lot of new restaurants are coming to the Borough over the next few months. We take a look at them all. (Yum.) Plus, the Borough approves preliminary plans for a new 185-unit apartment complex, Bert's Ice Cream opens and West Chester University’s Gordon Nature Area celebrates 50 years. Who's ready? Let's catch up.
Welcome to West Chester fall activities where pumpkins, festivals, beer, and ghosts, oh so many ghosts, take over. To help you get ahead of the game, here's a roundup of events happening in the area over the next couple of months sorted by date.
The Domestic Violence Center of Chester County has been in operation since 1976. Since that time they have been on the frontlines of domestic violence in the county. Next week they are hosting a powerful talk with domestic abuse survivor and new West Chester resident Alisa Mathewson.
The return of a routine and responsibilities can be stressful for some kids. “Every child will internalize the first day of school differently,” said Joe Rodia, Head of School at Chesterbrook Academy. Here are his tips to ensure the start of school is a success.
This week we look at the rising cost of fire protection services in the Borough. What’s behind the increase and why is West Chester bearing the bulk of it? Plus, Marshall Square Park addresses parent concerns and two new outdoor dining options expected this fall. Who’s ready? Let’s catch up!