According to recent news reports there is more development slated for West Chester and the nearby area: Gay & Church: Developer Eli Kahn is back with two proposals for the buildings on the corner of Gay and Church streets. The first a 60′ 4-story “plaza plan” was originally proposed (to positive reception) nearly 4 years … Continue reading News Round up: Here We Grow Again
There are plenty of reasons to love West Chester – the tree-lined streets, the schools, the community – the restaurants. West Chester was recently named one of the winners of the Great American Main Street Award and that’s just the latest accolade the community has collected. According to County Lines Magazine we’ve also been named: … Continue reading Why We Love West Chester: Police Edition
Good beer, good cause. Swing by Iron Hill tonight to sample the new Engine 51 medium-bodied pale $1 per pint sold will benefit the West Chester Fire Department. Curious about where your food comes from? The West Chester Food Co-op is coordinating a tour of a local (about a 55 minute drive) organic farm this … Continue reading Some Fun Things
The West Chester Area School district is cleaning house before they pack up and move to their new location in Exton this summer and they have some student pictures they would like help relocating. The photos of students involved in a variety of activities adorned the halls of the Spellman Administration building on Paoli Pike. … Continue reading Dear West Chester Parent – Is That Your Kid?
Last week there was a lot of focus on climate change… President Trump pulled out of the Paris Climate Accord; Philadelphia, along with 30 other U.S. cities announced they plan to stay in. So where does West Chester stand when it comes to climate commitments? Much like Philadelphia, West Chester is committed to reducing greenhouse … Continue reading When It Comes to Global Warming West Chester is Team Earth
PennDot will be on East Marshall Street, from High Street to the Borough line, starting on Monday, June 5th. Initial activity should last about three days followed by final paving in roughly two-weeks. Speaking of traffic concerns, the Borough offers this handy service to report pot holes, down wires and other public safety concerns. Has … Continue reading West Chester Roads: Detours and Delays
Have you missed hanging out café-style on the streets of West Chester? Well, wait no more. This week marks the unofficial return of summer and the outdoor party in West Chester. Things start with the first of four Swingin’ Summer Thursdays, a conveniently-timed First Friday and the return of Super Sunday. Visit the Downtown West … Continue reading 4 Fun Things
Welcome, to my first blogging experience. (Go easy on me.) I thought it best to start with what this blog is about and why I’m here. Maybe a little background is in order. It all started a couple of years ago. I had just quit my job with the intention of staying home with my … Continue reading Hello, West Chester