Pa. American Water buys Sadsbury wastewater system

Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water (NYSE: AWK), announced today that it has signed an agreement to acquire the wastewater assets of Sadsbury Township in Chester County. The total value of the transaction is approximately $9.25 million. The Sadsbury wastewater system serves approximately 1,000 customers.    Send article as PDF    ...

DNB makes donation to support local veterans

From left to right: James T. Amato, LSW Secretary, Catholic Human Services Archdiocese of Philadelphia; Vince Liuzzi, Chief Banking Officer, DNB First; Vernon Fountain, US Army Veteran; Geoffrey Hurnyak, USN Ret. Program Manager, Veterans Multi Service Center; Amy Stoner, Director of Catholic Social Services, Archdiocese of Philadelphia; Ed Lis, Director of Mission Integration & Communications,...

The East Hill Group knows how to go above and beyond

By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times Bill and Robin Huyler, principals of The East Hill  Group of Chadds Ford. CHADDS FORD — Sometimes answering a customer’s question correctly is not enough.  When you fundamentally understand your customers, you can go above and beyond and not only answer their questions but can begin to anticipate their needs. That’s the fundamental philosophy behind The...

Manufacturers unite to attract skilled workers

Manufacturing employers who are part of the Manufacturing Alliance of Chester and Delaware Counties Counties collaborate on ways to attract skilled workers to their critical jobs. MALVERN — Manufacturing executives from across the region gathered last week at Malvern’s newest brewery to collaborate on ways to attract skilled workers to their critical jobs. The manufacturers, who are part of...

Rylke named Marketing Director for CCEDC

Leslie Rylke EXTON — Leslie Rylke has been named Marketing and Creative Services Manager for the Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC), a private, non-profit, economic development organization promoting smart growth that’s headquartered in Exton, PA. Since joining the CCEDC in August 2013, Rylke has been charged with communicating the value, benefit and impact of the organization,...

Verwey joins Gawthrop Greenwood as partner

Anthony T. Verwey WEST CHESTER — Gawthrop Greenwood, a full-service law firm with offices in West Chester and Wilmington, DE, announced that Anthony T. Verwey has joined the firm as a partner. Verwey will focus his practice in the firm’s Municipal and Land Use Department, where he will represent municipalities, appointed officials, school districts, developers and private clients as the firm...

Oxford Feed & Lumber hosts flea and tick product expert

OXFORD — Are you confused about which flea and tick product is the best one for your pet? There are a multitude of products on the market, many of which are very good. But not all work in the same way or are appropriate for every pet.    Send article as PDF   

Heckert joins Gawthrop Greenwood as partner

Carl Heckert WEST CHESTER – Carl W. Heckert has joined the law firm of Gawthrop Greenwood, PC, as a partner. Licensed in Delaware and Pennsylvania, Mr. Heckert’s multi-jurisdictional practice focuses on real estate, family, and business law. He will be based in the firm’s offices in Wilmington, Delaware, while also available to clients at the firm’s long-standing home in West Chester, Pennsylvania. “Carl...

Squeeze on State now open at The Market at Liberty Place

KENNETT SQUARE — Squeeze on State Juice Bar is Now Open at The Market at Liberty Place. Open 7 days a week, Squeeze offers fresh pressed juices, smoothies, wheatgrass, all of which is organic. Squeeze also has a selection coffee, baked goods, as well as healthy snack options. Open at 8 am, each weekday, Squeeze is open at 9 am on Saturday and 10 am on Sunday. Squeeze can be reached at 610-235-6375. ...

Brandywine Ace Pet & Farm ready to grill their ‘Ace’ off

Alex Pyle and Ed Mallard pose with Traeger, Big Green Egg and Weber grills that they, along with Calixto Vazquez, will be using in their grilling competition on Saturday, April 29 at Brandywine Ace, Pet & Farm. POCOPSON — Brandywine Ace, Pet & Farm is taking Ace’s 2017 “grill your Ace off” theme to a new level! On Saturday, April 29 from 10 am until 3 pm, Ed Mallard, Alex Pyle,...