Voices from Vietnam War Era Lecture at Chester County Art Association

This evening from 5:30-7:30pm at the Chester County Art Association, take some time to learn about the impact of war in the 60s with “Voices from the Vietnam War Era: An Informed Community Discussion about America’s Involvement in Southeast Asia” lecture. This lecture, one of five total lectures happening between now and October 29th during […]

Halloween Parade Happening October 25th

Known as one of West Chester’s staple events every year, the West Chester Halloween Parade entertains all ages. It celebrates West Chester’s pride in performance with local marching bands, floats from area businesses and the best costumes in the borough. Keith Kurowski, director of West Chester’s Parks and Recreation Department, expressed his zeal for this […]

“Art as Change” Exhibit Opens at the Chester County Art Association

Tonight at 5pm, the Chester County Art Association kicked off the start of their “Art as Change: 1960s Revolutionary Images” exhibit at 5pm with a preview and at 7pm with a reception. The attendees enjoyed a wide array of cocktails and hor d’oeurves, as well as live music. I talked with Richard Chalfant, a local […]

Hal Ketchum to Perform at Uptown October 26th

Renowned country singer, Hal Ketchum, will perform his newest album, “I’m the Troubadour,” on his stop at West Chester’s Uptown! Knauer and Performing Arts Center on his cross-country tour, along with the oldies-but-goodies he released back in the 80s and 90s. On October 26th at 7pm, enjoy listening to An Acoustic Evening with Hal Ketchum […]

Cuisine de Sylvie Brings France to West Chester

One aspect of West Chester that I keep hearing everyone loves is how easy it is to walk from place to place. And of course, all of the restaurants the borough has to offer. Sylvie Ashby, owner and chef of Cuisine de Sylvie, explores this aspect of West Chester she calls “European” and implements elements […]

Sweet Tooth Issue is Released!

Get ready to feast on the best desserts West Chester has to offer. Plus take part in loads of Halloween activities. We divided and conquered a baker’s dozen, or thirteen, of the best purveyors of delicious desserts in the West Chester area. We also set out across the borough with friends and family in late […]

15th Annual Chili Cook-Off Was a Success

Yesterday’s 15th Annual Chili Cook-Off in throughout downtown West Chester was a success, thanks to the Rotary Club of West Chester and all of the participants, volunteers, and attendees. There were over 70 varieties of chili, so it was very difficult for the judges to determine which ones were the best in each category. Here are the […]

Gallery Walk Invites Art Viewing to Downtown

Tonight, Friday October 6th,  The West Chester Chamber of Commerce sponsored the Greater West Chester Chamber Gallery Walk, a cultural experience that annually features a variety of local artwork from downtown galleries and one-night only shows hosted by companies like the Chester County Historical Society. I hit the pavement and walked the Gallery Walk myself. It was […]

Pure Fire Pizza Opens in West Chester

Pure Fire Pizza is thrilled to be officially opening up in West Chester. At 11am on Thursday, October 5th, members of the West Chester community gathered to support the Pure Fire Pizza team in their West Chester endeavors. The pizza eatery is also located in Collegeville, and George Zeppos, one of the managing partners here, is […]

West Chester Food Cupboard Celebrates Grand Re-Opening

    The West Chester Food Cupboard recently moved to its new location on October 1st — and you’re invited to stop by or volunteer. Now located at 431 South Bolmar Street, the Food Cupboard hopes that its presence in downtown West Chester will strengthen the local community as it invites civilians and families in need […]