Friday, April 26, 2013
Stacey R. Sauchuk will be the first woman to lead Valley Forge Military Academy and College.
Earlier this month, Valley Forge Military Academy and College in Wayne announced that Stacey R. Sauchuk will be its next president. Sauchuk will be the school’s first female and second non-military president in its 85-year history. She has spent most of the past 15 years working in higher education, including as President and CEO of the Art Institute of Philadelphia. For seven years, she served as the Chair of the Board of Trustees for her alma mater, Eastern University. The Gladwyne resident’s hiring was by unanimous vote by the school’s Board of Trustees. Leadership has not been stable at the school in the recent past. Charles “Tony” McGeorge, the first non-military president, had a tumultuous tenure and faced vocal opposition from some …
Friday, September 28, 2012
Find out how you can attend the event or follow it online.
Republican Presidential challenger Mitt Romney will speak at a public rally Friday at Valley Forge Military Academy and College. The event will begin at 11:30 a.m. but the doors of Mellon Hall open at 9:30 a.m. To get a ticket, visit http://mi.tt/S9ZmZG. “I’m excited. The next president is coming to Radnor Township,” said Alan Brink, chair of the Radnor Republican Party. “It shows that Romney is still interested in Pennsylvania.” Patch will be live blogging Romney’s event on all of the Main Line area Patch Web sites. Become part of the conversation with us on Twitter.com by using #RomneyPa when tweeting from the event. According to Mittromney.com, all event attendees will go through airport-like security and should bring as few personal …
Two townships mobilize police as the Republican presidential candidate comes to Valley Forge Military Academy
Police in Tredyffrin and Radnor townships got about as much advance notice as the press and public that Mitt Romney is coming to town. Officials of both police departments say they don't expect any major traffic problems and have no plans to close any roads more than briefly as crowds. One Tredyffrin Police official say the predicted crowd estimate is between 700-800 people, who will flock to Valley Forge Military Academy and college. Lt. Christopher Flanagan of the Radnor Township Police Department said that there are no plans to shut any roads during the event, scheduled to officially start around 11:30 a.m. Doors to the event open at 9:30 a.m. There will be intermittent road closings as Romney’s motorcade approaches and leaves Valley …
Monday, August 20, 2012
Get ready for an influx of students this week.
Colleges and universities in Radnor Township are welcoming their students for the 2012-13 school year. Villanova University’s freshmen will move in on Wednesday, August 22. The upper class students will arrive on the campus Saturday and Sunday, August 25 and 26. First-year students at Eastern University move in on Saturday, August 25. The rest of the students come back to the St. Davids campus on Tuesday, Aug. 28. Move in for new students at Cabrini College is Thursday, August 23. The new college cadets at Valley Forge Military College actually moved in August 14. The new academy cadets arrived on Friday, August 17.
The self-proclaimed "world's largest circus under the big top" will move from the Devon Horse Show Grounds to the grounds of Valley Forge Military Academy in Wayne this summer.
The Cole Brothers Circus is coming back to the Main Line, but it will set up shop at a new location this summer. The tented circus will run for two days, Monday and Tuesday Agust 27-28 on the grounds of Valley Forge Military Academy and College. Shows are scheduled each day at 4:30 and 7:30 p.m.. Last year, the travelling circus was at the Devon Horse Show Grounds. Last year's circus brought thousands of people to the Devon Horse Show grounds as well as a handful of animal rights protestors who have become commonplace fixtures outside many circuses. Tickets and information about the circus shows at Valley Forge Military Academy are available on the Cole Brothers Circus website.
Monday, May 14, 2012
Timothy P. Shriver, Jake Tapper and Katie Samson are among speakers.
Timothy P. Shriver, Jake Tapper and Katie Samson are among speakers this year at commencements in Radnor.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012
A laptop computer and cash were amongst the items stolen.
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Wednesday, February 22, 2012
According to incident reports supplied by Radnor Township Police Department, the following crimes took place recently: