Brandywine Ace to hold first ever Ladies Night, Nov. 17

Brandywine Ace Pet & Farm in Pocopson. POCOPSON — While it’s true that Brandywine Ace, Pet & Farm has something for everyone, on Thursday, November 17 from 6 to 8 pm, it’s going to be all about the ladies! “We’re hosting our first-ever Ladies Night with sales, socializing and samples,” says Lauren Bohnert, one of the store’s managers. Ladies, who are encouraged to wear “ugly”...

Salon Secrets is now a Green Circle Certified salon

EAST MARLBOROUGH — 63,180 pounds of hair clippings, 42,122 pounds of hair color, 109,512 pounds of foil and color tubes, and 206, 392 pounds of wastepaper, salon bottles, and other paper and plastic items – that’s the amount of waste being tossed out by hair salons across North America EVERY SINGLE DAY; that’s a whopping total of 421,206 pounds! As a newly Green Circle Certified Salon,...

P.J. Whelihans to add Malvern location in 2017

The P.J.W. Restaurant Group announced this week the planned opening of its 20th restaurant, P.J. Whelihan’s in Charlestown Village in Malvern in late spring 2017. The new P.J. Whelihan’s is the 15th of its kind in the Delaware Valley and joins the group’s family of successful restaurant concepts including The Pour House (Westmont, NJ; North Wales, PA and Exton, PA), Treno Pizza Bar (Westmont,...

Dorset Connects to hold pair of cloud servces events

CHADDS FORD — IT consulting firm Dorset Connects is hosting two upcoming events  to help business learn more about Cloud services.  Legal and business professionals face many challenges; they need to ensure compliance and make sure their documents are secure and easily shared with teams and clients. They expect their technology solutions to reduce overhead, increase billable hours, enhance...

Brandywine Ace to hold customer appreciation event, Sept. 3

JD Power awards on display, big raffle prizes offered POCOPSON — Brandywine Ace, Pet & Farm, 1150 Pocopson Rd., West Chester, is hosting a customer appreciation event, Saturday, September 3, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. to celebrate Ace Hardware once again being ranked “Highest in Customer Satisfaction among Home Improvement Retail Stores” by J.D. Power. This marks the tenth consecutive...

Kennett’s Asarta named to Artisans Bank board

Dr. Carlos J. Asarta Artisans’ Bank announced that Dr. Carlos J. Asarta, Ph.D. of Kennett Square was recently been elected to the board of directors of Artisans’ Bank. Asarta is an Associate Professor at the University of Delaware in the Department of Economics. He is also the Director of the Center for Economic Education and Entrepreneurship at the University of Delaware in Newark. Prior...

Victory announces new Berliner Weisse

DOWNINGTOWN — Victory Brewing Company (Victory) announces a refreshing Berliner Weisse with Elderflower as part of its creative Blackboard Series that unifies craft beer with market-fresh culinary inspirations similar to specials found on a blackboard in restaurants. The series, alternates innovative creations every three months, encouraging craft beer fans to taste what the brewers are cooking...

Flowers by Jena Paige blooms in Downingtown

Downingtown High grad lives dream of opening hometown shop By Lauren Parker- Gill, News Editor, The Times Flowers by Jena Paige is Downingtown’s newest business on Lancaster Avenue and features floral arrangements, floral designs for weddings and events and an elegant gift shop. Photo credit: Flowers by Jena Paige DOWNINGTOWN – New business, Flowers by Jena Paige, is taking the borough by...

Victory unveils new Cage Radler brew

DOWNINGTOWN — Victory Brewing Company (Victory) invites their beer loyalists to pedal along on their latest adventure with the announcement of Cage Radler. This light, thirst-quenching lager with a lemony twist serves as a smile and a nod to outdoor enthusiasts and beer lovers alike that the warm weather is here meaning one thing: it’s playtime. The radler, Victory’s newest creation and an...

Ciarocchi to keynote chamber inspirational breakfast

Award-winning Broadcaster Pat Ciarrocchi will speak at the SCCCC 2nd Annual Inspirational Breakfast. KENNETT SQUARE – The Southern Chester County Chamber of Commerce will hold its Annual Inspirational Breakfast Wednesday, April 20, beginning at 7:30 am at The Mendenhall Inn. The keynote speaker is Pat Ciarrocchi, award-winning broadcaster who will share insights and lessons learned during...