Looking for older and historic homes in the State of Delaware or in Southern Chester County, Pennsylvania? Carolyn Roland is a trained Architectural Historian and a Board Member of the Chester County Historic Preservation Network and Friends of the Furness Railroad District as well as the National Trust for Historic Preservation, Delaware and Chester County Historical Societies.,..
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The Queen Theater in downtown Wilmington, Delaware, a five-story, two-tiered, 2,000-seat venue built in 1915 and closed since 1959 has had a lot of buzz in the news lately. It is to become a live music venue run by World Cafe Live, which calls its home the Philadelphia campus of the University ...
Historic New Castle Day last Saturday went well, lots of activities, Colonial troops in uniform, people in 18th and 19th Century costumes strolling around town, but today it was quiet. New Jersey is visible in the distance in these scenes taken in Battery Park, so named for the hill which once h...
Going to the annual 3 day Wilmington Flower Market has notoriously meant dealing with rain and muddy grounds. But this year, the sun shone down, and the winds blew on this combination carnival, display of local shops and food, and plants and flowers galore on May 7-9. Benefiting children's charit...