What To Do: One word: chocolate!

Kennett Chocolate Festival is sweet treat before Valentine’s By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Chocolate takes center stage at the annual Kennett Chocolate Lovers Festival. Once the Christmas holidays are over, the dog days of winter start to set in. A holiday is always a good way to break up the doldrums of a grey winter and Valentine’s Day is always equal to the task. Valentine’s...

Hundreds hit the frosty Brandywine

Polar Plunge hits new heights for attendance and fun Swimmers hit the frosty Brandywine Creek as part of the Brandywine Valley Association’s Polar Plunge, Saturday. Hundreds of swimmers hit the water to raise money for the BVA, while a giant crowd looked on. By Mike McGann, Editor, The Times EAST BRADFORD – It was a fabulous, sunny day: a great opportunity for a nice dip in the Brandywine...

BVA to host 5th Annual Polar Plunge

The Brandywine Valley Association’s icy winter tradition continues on Feb. 11 By P.J. D’Annunzio, Staff Writer, UnionvilleTimes.com Despite frigid temperatures, hundreds of local residents braved the icy waters of the Brandywine in 2011 to help raise funds and awareness for the Brandywine Valley Association. POCOPSON — Attention Polar Bears, this one’s for you. Once again, hundreds of folks...

Hundreds take Plunge into Brandywine

Fourth annual ‘Polar Plunge’ raises funds for Brandywine Valley Association By Mike McGann, Editor, UnionvilleTimes.com Swimmers brave the elements — and 35-degree water — to raise money for the Brandywine Valley Association. EAST BRADFORD — It was cold, the wind was blowing and the wind chill factor put the  feel of the chilly morning air somewhere below 20 degrees. So, of...