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Green Hill Presbyterian

By J. Chambless, Jun 22, 2017, Categories: Today, News, Local History

A small church with a large presence

Greenville & Hockessin Life Winter 2016 edition

By J. Chambless, Dec 06, 2016, Categories: Home+Garden, Arts+Entertainment, News, Recreation, Health, Local History, Business

Explore the Granogue estate, watch the night sky at the Mount Cuba Observatory, meet the owner of the Copperhead Saloon, find out what makes a great holiday window, and more!

Beau Biden's forever run

By Richard Gaw, Nov 29, 2016, Categories: Today, News, Recreation, Health, Local History

Greenville & Hockessin Fitness and Adventure

'Letting off Steam' at Marshall Steam Museum

By J. Chambless, Jul 20, 2016, Categories: Today, News, Local History

'The Stanley Legacy' opens with a special event on Aug. 2 in Yorklyn

Greenville & Hockessin Life Summer/Fall 2016 edition

By J. Chambless, Jul 05, 2016, Categories: Home+Garden, Arts+Entertainment, News, Recreation, Health, Local History, Business

Dew Point Brewery is set to open in Hockessin, find out why 'Cooking's Cool,' explore the history of the Ronald McDonald House, hike the region's trails, and more!

Walking through an age of innovation

By J. Chambless, Jun 30, 2016, Categories: Arts+Entertainment, Today, News, Local History

Hagley showcases landmark collection of patent models

... Open the doors, and there's all the people

By J. Chambless, Jun 29, 2016, Categories: Today, News, Local History

Members of the Trinity Community Church in Hockessin had a dream to convert the relic of what was Delaware's first Catholic church into their new home. The dream is now underway.

World War II veteran pens book

By J. Chambless, Jun 29, 2016, Categories: Today, News, Local History

Hockessin resident John Harrison has published a book about World War II with more than 300 photographs focusing on the effort in the South Atlantic.

Dr. Jeanne Nutter wins Lifetime Achievement Award for oral history work

By J. Chambless, Mar 17, 2016, Categories: News, Local History

Award will be presented April 14 at Hagley Museum and Library

Enjoy a Hagley holiday

By J. Chambless, Dec 03, 2015, Categories: News, Local History

The du Pont family home has a woman's touch this holiday season

  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/20/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Fabulous Phlox

    07/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    Garden phlox (Phlox paniculata), a staple of gardens since colonial times, is one of the most rec...


  • Fabulous Phlox

    07/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    Garden phlox (Phlox paniculata), a staple of gardens since colonial times, is one of the most rec...


  • Trivia Nights at Kennett Square Applebee's

    07/20/2017
    09:00PM — 11:00PM

    Start your studying for trivia nights at the Kennett Square Applebee’s! Trivia nights will be hel...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/21/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Craft a Fairy House

    07/22/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Children - and those young at heart - love to play in the woods, so building a fairy house is a g...


  • Craft a Fairy House

    07/22/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Children - and those young at heart - love to play in the woods, so building a fairy house is a g...


  • Water Works: Building a watershed

    07/22/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Conservation Kids: Water Works, building a watershed The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester...


  • Family Fun Day

    07/22/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    Join Wilkinson Homes this weekend for Family Fun Days July 22 & 23 at the Hills of London Grove. ...


  • Wilkinson Family Fun Days

    07/22/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    Join Wilkinson Homes this weekend for Family Fun Days July 22 & 23 at the Hills of London Grove. ...


  • Summer Splash!

    07/23/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Visit Mt. Cuba Center for Summer Splash! on July 23rd. Enjoy a day of engaging and educational ac...


  • Wilkinson Family Fun Days

    07/23/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    Join Wilkinson Homes this weekend for Family Fun Days July 22 & 23 at the Hills of London Grove. ...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/24/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/25/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/20/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Fabulous Phlox

    07/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    Garden phlox (Phlox paniculata), a staple of gardens since colonial times, is one of the most rec...


  • Fabulous Phlox

    07/20/2017
    10:00AM — 11:30AM

    Garden phlox (Phlox paniculata), a staple of gardens since colonial times, is one of the most rec...


  • Trivia Nights at Kennett Square Applebee's

    07/20/2017
    09:00PM — 11:00PM

    Start your studying for trivia nights at the Kennett Square Applebee’s! Trivia nights will be hel...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/21/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Craft a Fairy House

    07/22/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Children - and those young at heart - love to play in the woods, so building a fairy house is a g...


  • Craft a Fairy House

    07/22/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Children - and those young at heart - love to play in the woods, so building a fairy house is a g...


  • Water Works: Building a watershed

    07/22/2017
    10:00AM — 12:00PM

    Conservation Kids: Water Works, building a watershed The Land Conservancy for Southern Chester...


  • Family Fun Day

    07/22/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    Join Wilkinson Homes this weekend for Family Fun Days July 22 & 23 at the Hills of London Grove. ...


  • Wilkinson Family Fun Days

    07/22/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    Join Wilkinson Homes this weekend for Family Fun Days July 22 & 23 at the Hills of London Grove. ...


  • Summer Splash!

    07/23/2017
    10:00AM — 04:00PM

    Visit Mt. Cuba Center for Summer Splash! on July 23rd. Enjoy a day of engaging and educational ac...


  • Wilkinson Family Fun Days

    07/23/2017
    12:00PM — 03:00PM

    Join Wilkinson Homes this weekend for Family Fun Days July 22 & 23 at the Hills of London Grove. ...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/24/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/25/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/26/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Mark your calendars!! Pack up your lawn chairs and blankets and enjoy a FREE event in New Garden ...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/27/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Trivia Nights at Kennett Square Applebee's

    07/27/2017
    09:00PM — 11:00PM

    Start your studying for trivia nights at the Kennett Square Applebee’s! Trivia nights will be hel...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/28/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Interactive Leaf Locket

    07/29/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Express your love of the natural world by wearing jewelry made from it. Michele Judge, a local je...


  • Interactive Leaf Locket Workshop

    07/29/2017
    10:00AM — 12:30PM

    Express your love of the natural world by wearing jewelry made from it. Michele Judge, a local je...


  • Summer Group Show & Framing Sale

    07/31/2017
    09:00AM — 05:00PM

    Our Summer Group Show includes a large variety of styles & media with work by new artists & Galle...


  • Trivia Nights at Kennett Square Applebee's

    08/03/2017
    09:00PM — 11:00PM

    Start your studying for trivia nights at the Kennett Square Applebee’s! Trivia nights will be hel...


  • Mid-Atlantic Ballet's Open House

    08/05/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Please join us for our 20th Anniversary Season Open House on August 5 10:00-2:00. Bring your dan...


  • Mid-Atlantic Ballet's Open House

    08/05/2017
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Please join us for our 20th Anniversary Season Open House on August 5 10:00 am -2:00 pm. Brin...


  • Trivia Nights at Kennett Square Applebee's

    08/10/2017
    09:00PM — 11:00PM

    Start your studying for trivia nights at the Kennett Square Applebee’s! Trivia nights will be hel...