Briefly Noted…


We would be remiss if we didn’t post our yearly picture of the kids waiting for the bus last Tuesday morning for the first day of school. This is the first stop on bus 17 at Rutgers and Marietta avenues.


A group of old and good friends gathered for a mini reunion at the Inn at Swarthmore. SHS class of ‘68 class members are pictured with Coach (and excellent algebra teacher) Don Henderson. From left to right are: Bill Gill, Bill Zimmerman, Coach Henderson, Rich Howe, Dick McCurdy, and Carl Gersbach. Paul Anderson attended the following evening but is not in the picture.

Kristin Fenimore, owner of the Swarthmore Barbershop, notes that her shop has been recognized as the “Best in Delco” provider of children’s haircuts. The awards are presented by the Delaware County Daily Times.


Give Back. Pay it Forward. Light up the Future! Luminaria Club leaders at SHHS kicked off their challenge to raise $25,000 for ABC scholars. The community is invited to come and help them reach their goal by assembling luminaria on Saturday, September 24, anytime between 10 a.m. and 10 p.m. at 302 Avondale Road in Wallingford.


Patrick Houston, Swarthmore College Class of 2017, a special major in political science and environmental policy, introduced President Barack Obama at yesterday’s rally in front of the Art Museum. Photo by Ben Berger

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