Santa to make annual visit to Longwood area, starting Dec. 8

Santa has scheduled his yearly arrival trips on a Longwood Fire Company truck. “It’s that time of you year again for Longwood Fire Company to escort our buddy, Santa, to hand out candy canes to all of our residents in the area,” said Longwood Fire Chief A. J. McCarthy. All of the trips begin at 8:30 a.m. Santa will visit areas served by Longwood’s fire and rescue service. Santa’s schedule: ...

Brunch with Santa at Liberty Place, Dec. 9

KENNETT SQUARE — A Sunday Brunch with Santa highlights a host of holiday themed events at The Market at Liberty Place, this December.  A visit with Santa will run on Sunday December 9th from 10:30-1:00 and is free of charge.  Brunch may be purchased separately from Mary Pat’s Provisions, one of the businesses in The Market.  Tickets are sold in person at Mary Pat’s, by phone at 484-280-8297,...

Longwood FC plans numerous holiday events

EAST MARLBOROUGH — Longwood Fire Company is celebrating the holiday season by participating with organization in numerous events benefiting members of the community. “The holiday season is a special time of year to assist those having specific needs,” said Chief A. J. McCarthy. “I’m proud of the way our members respond not only now but throughout the year.”    Send...

Longwood FC again helping Santa make local visits

Santa has scheduled his yearly arrival trips on a Longwood Fire Company truck. All of the trips begin at 9:00 a.m. Santa will visit areas served by Longwood’s fire and rescue service. Santa’s schedule:    Send article as PDF   

What To Do: Downingtown’s Good Neighbor Christmas

Also: Santa makes many, many appearances in and around Chester County By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times Santa and Mrs. Claus will be on hand for Downingtown’s Good Neighbor Christmas, Saturday. For as long as anyone around here can remember, Downingtown has had a reputation as a neighborly town — especially with an annual event schedule that includes Good Neighbor Day each summer...

What To Do: Patriot’s Day in Chadds Ford

And….Santa comes to Kennett, rides helicopters and trains to kick off holiday season By Denny Dyroff, Staff Writer, The Times The annual “Patriot’s Day” celebration will be held Saturdayat the Brandywine Battlefield in Chads Ford. On November 29, it will be time to celebrate “Patriot’s Day” which is not to be confused with “Patriot Day” or “Patriots’ Day” or a day to wear...

T’was the Sunday before Christmas….

By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, The Times ‘Twas the Sunday before Christmas and all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse The stockings were hung by the chimney with care And Santa asked Kelly “What should I put in there?” “Well, Santa” said Kelly.  “It’s no problem at all.  Just give me your AMEX and KOP Mall.”    Send article as...

Santa sighted in Unionville!

Jolly man in red seen on Rt. 82, reports suggest he was getting ready for the big day By Ned McPeak, North Pole Bureau Chief, UnionvilleTimes.com This man, dressed in red, was seen this week in and around Unionville. A number of local residents suggested that he is Santa Claus and was in town to make final checks before the big day. EAST MARLBOROUGH — After sightings of a mysterious man in red —...

Dear Santa: what not to bring…please?

A must-not-have list for the fashion conscious By Kelly Hockenberry, Columnist, UnionvilleTimes.com Dear Santa, I have been a (relatively) good girl this year. For example: 1. I try not to scream at my children (in public) 2. I always put my shopping cart back in the little holding area after grocery shopping (even in the rain) 3. I never let people see me rolling my eyes when they act like morons. I...

A sneak peek at Santa’s list for Unionville

By Mike McGann, Editor, UnionvilleTimes.com It’s the time of the year for wish lists and as we close in on Christmas — I thought I’d offer a few peeks in what I suspect might be on some local school and elected officials lists for Santa Claus. For our local elected state legislators: Chris Ross (R-East Marlborough), Steve Barrar (R-Upper Chichester) and Sen. Dominic Pileggi (R-Chester): the wisdom...