Award Winning Mother’s Day Orchids For Sale

Caption (Above Video): Lois Duffin Orchids interview by Fox 29 News on April 23, 2015 Mother’s day is just around the corner and Lois Duffin Orchids is the perfect choice for a beautiful gift that is sure to impress! Lois Duffin Orchids is a commercial grower of orchids in Wyndmoor, PA area, with over 30 years of experience […]



Sister Cecile Reiley – A Moving Spirit Who “Floats Like a Butterfly”

Sister Cecile Anne Reiley R.I.P. Sister Cecile Anne Reiley, SSJ, 76, passed away April 24. Born in Pottsville, PA, she was sister of Edmond Reiley Jr., the Rev. Robert Reiley MM, John Reiley, Sister Kathleen Reiley MM and the late Eleanor Pepper. Religious, relatives and friends are invited to a viewing at 1:30 p.m., April […]

3 Local Irish Superstitions That Remain Strong Today

By Peter Makem I remember my uncle Tommy Makem once telling me that when he was a teenager, he one day casually brought a few sprigs of broom – an evergreen bush – into the house. His father, my grandfather, was immediately aghast. He sprang to his feet and stepped back toward the wall in […]


By Carmel McCaffrey The feast day of St. Patrick on March 17th has been celebrated by the Irish people for well over 1,000 years.  Recorded in the ancient Irish annals as the day of Patrick’s death it has been a day of celebration for his life since at least the eighth century. Yet what do […]


Jamie Wyeth Comes Home…in dazzling career retrospective

By Sabina Clarke Jamie Wyeth…A Retrospective opened at Brandywine Museum on January 19th and continues through April 5th, 2015. Prior to its Chadds Ford run the exhibit debuted at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts where it shattered all attendance records for the Torf Gallery and was seen by 181,489 visitors. Of all the Wyeth’s, […]

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