William B. Wilson, 92, pilot; Brandywine Airport developer
William B. Wilson, 92, formerly of Bryn Mawr, developer of the Brandywine Airport, died Friday, April 11, of respiratory failure at an assisted-living facility near his home in Menlo Park, Calif.
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Mon Apr 21, 2014
Two prep school grads allegedly ran drug ring on Philadelphia's Main Line
Two young alumni of a boys' prep school on Philadelphia's Main Line have been charged with running a drug ring catering to students, authorities said Monday.
Sun Apr 20, 2014
At the movies, caption devices help the hearing-impaired
Alan Kutner was always the guy in the movie theater who leaned over to the person next to him and whispered "Huh?" or "What'd he say?" No one else need be, either, now that most area theaters offer small devices that discreetly display captions to the individual moviegoer.
Pa. Treasurer McCord sells himself as governor material
Rob McCord looked like he'd been dropped into that ubiquitous cellphone commercial, seated in an undersized chair at a too-tiny table in a Philadelphia classroom.
Fri Apr 18, 2014
Rothman Institute making no bones about opening new office in Limerick
The 15,000-square-foot facility in Limerick, Pa., is opening next door to Physicians Care Surgical Hospital off Route 422 in Western Montgomery County.
Thu Apr 17, 2014
PECO Expanding Natural Gas Availability in Lower Merion
The following was provided to Patch: PECO will spend approximately $2.1 million on 12 projects to expand natural gas availability and improve service for customers in Lower Merion Township, Montgomery County.
Memorial Walk Celebrates Life of Baldwin Student
The following was provided to Patch: The 11th Annual Alex Wake Memorial 5K Run and 1 Mile Walk will take place on Saturday, May 3, 2014.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
East End Centre adds discount fashion store
Gabriel Brothers, a discount fashion retailer with brand names, has signed a lease to open a Gabe's store in the East End Centre.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
Dealing with the emotional aspects of stroke rehab
Donna didn't expect that things would be easy after her husband Richard suffered the double whammy of a blood infection and a stroke a year ago.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Retirement Income Certified Professional - RICP
A professional designation for experienced financial professionals who wish to become experts in retirement income planning.
Is Too Much Of Your Retirement Money In Stocks?
Roughly a third of "consistent traditional Individual Retirement Account investors" in their 50s - 31% of those age 50 to 54 and 29% age 55 to 59 - have 100% of their IRA money in stocks , according to the Investment Company Institute, the trade group for mutual funds.
Philadelphia Gay News
The Serpent Woman
The Serpent Woman is a rarely performed tragicomic fable originally written in 1762.
Sun Apr 06, 2014
Clostridium difficile infections often occur after treatment with antibiotics.
Specifically, it's about using one person's "donation" to cure another's Clostridium difficile , a potentially fatal bacterial infection that is growing more common and virulent.
Wed Apr 02, 2014
Parole Official speaks at Bryn Mawr Rotary
Mark Carey, Director of the Parole Boards for Chester, Delaware and Montgomery Counties spoke to the Bryn Mawr Rotary Club last Monday evening.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Fee-based or fee-only adviser: Which is better?
Millions of investors count on their financial adviser to help them build wealth.
Mon Mar 31, 2014
The Washington Post
Aqua America Makes Second East Coast Area Purchase of Year
Aqua America Inc., the second- largest publicly traded water company in the U.S. after American Water Works Co., purchased the Penn Township wastewater system in Chester County.
Sun Mar 30, 2014
Genital dryness and painful sex, little discussed, are easily fixed
Unlike their mothers, the girls of the 1960s received a barrage of information preparing them for puberty.
Sat Mar 29, 2014
Jayne Mansfield film coming to screen in Wind Gap -
A new movie about Hollywood legend Jayne Mansfield will get its first showing in Wind Gap, near where the actress is buried.
Fri Mar 28, 2014
Paul R. Tierney Sr., 84, Melrose Diner manager
Paul R. Tierney Sr., 84, of Bryn Mawr, former general manager of the Melrose Diner in South Philadelphia, died Saturday, March 22, of cardiopulmonary arrest at Sunrise of Haverford.
Philly poetry readings for everyone
That's more than an old Alka-Seltzer catch-phrase. It's good advice about how to like poetry.