When I met e-Beach Wagon founder and West Chester resident Mike Mogan he told me the idea for his company came to him after years of struggling to get all the family’s gear to the beach. “Why can’t we have some kind of motorized beach wagon?” he recalls saying to his wife after another day struggling in the sand at Cape May’s Higby Beach. If only it was that easy. Here’s the story of how Mike finally got the gear to the beach - in ease.
It's official. Your cost to live here just went up and no, this time it's not inflation. It's another tax increase. Also, the Borough backs away from getting financial advice from residents. While the Financial Ad Hoc Committee was credited with some innovative ideas, it was ended just as they turned up a suspicious $2.7 million withdrawal from the Wastewater treatment plant. Plus, the latest details on West Chester's new hotel.
West Chester University graduates, U.S. News and World Report ranks our high schools and the Borough wants to add ride-share pick-up zones. Plus, mothers get ready to run (and hopefully scare away those rats) and the best places to get a hoagie. Okay, who's ready to get started?
Just when I thought we got through flu-season, mumps diagnosed at WCU. Plus, West Chester moves closer to a second hotel, the borough plans for a big beautification project - and where to get free cheesesteak breakfast sandwiches (yum). Let's get started.
It’s Friday, December 28. Holiday fatigue is beginning to set in, but the desire to be back at work is not yet there. Hope you are having a wonderful holiday time, here is what people are talking about this week.
While the number of plugin electric vehicles (PEVs) is still small, only around ten were registered in the West Chester borough at the end of 2017, the numbers are expected to rise. Will the borough be ready?