Longwood gardens had long been a favorite place of mine. However, for some reason, I never have gone to visit in the summer. This year I made it my mission to visit while the water lilies were in bloom, something I only recently discovered they had. 140 more words
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KYW Flashback: 1987's Immigration Reform Act Propels Chester County To The Apex Of Nation's Mushroom Industry
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A new energy was coming to rural Chester County.
The year was 1987 and the recent immigration reform act resulted in a million agricultural green cards being issued, many on Brandywine Valley farms. 70 more words
A Lenape Among the Quakers: The Life of Hannah Freeman by Dawn G. Marsh
She was a common sight among the farms and rural communities of Eighteenth Century Chester County Pennsylvania, a woman of the Lenape tribe riding a horse and accompanied by a pack of dogs and pigs, both of which were trained to respond to her commands. 51 more words