7/28: Breakaway Ink’s Networking Event At Barnaby’s

Breakaway Ink packed the house at Barnaby’s for their Young Professionals Networking Event. Hundreds of dollars in prizes were raffled off and the proceeds from the raffle, plus 20% of Breakaway Ink’s sales, were donated to the Chester County SPCA. Photos by Adam Jones

The WC – Vol. 1, No. 7 – August 2011

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8/16: Movie Night In The Park Presents “Toy Story 3”

Tuesday 8/16, around 8:30pm Bring your blanket and snacks, and enjoy the animated flick Toy Story 3. The final film in the highly adored trilogy follows the characters thst children and adults have both come to love through a heart-wrenching adventure. The critically acclaimed and award-winning film starts at dusk, around 8:30pm, and is shown […]


  This month, to make space for new advertisers and articles, The WC grew eight pages. It’s the second time we’ve done that, meaning that the magazine you are now holding is 40% larger than it was just three months ago. This all happened during a time when many people claim that West Chester is […]

Finding Treasure

Pickin’ through Chester County with Tara Dugan Forget what the calendar says, August is the true beginning of the New Year. Ryan Seacrest aside (or Dick Clark for some of us), August is the time of new beginnings and fresh starts. This is particularly true in a college town such as West Chester – there […]

DJ Romeo’s August Playlist

The must-download tracks of the month The sounds of summer have been filled with instant classics such as LMFAO’s “Party Rock Anthem” and new music releases in August are sure to continue the trend. The following are the songs that radio stations will play and DJs will spin. They will be remixed and mashed-up by […]

A Trainer’s Tips On Staying Fit

Christine Mooney shares her insight on staying happy and healthy In my experience, people have a tendency to create complex algorithms to determine how much exercise they need to counteract the devastating effects of the calories from the French Fries/scoops of ice cream/bottles of Sam Adams they consumed over the weekend or for dinner on […]

What’s Happening In West Chester

Catherine Rogers realizes she’s been self-centered Steve Soars stands on the foundation where construction of the Pemba vocational school is now taking place. Each of us plod through our lives with our blinders on, our focus strictly on ourselves – our own successes and our own needs. We often fail to notice the world beyond […]

7/31: Bar Tour For Bella

On November 2, 2010, Mary Reck tragically passed away, leaving behind her 3-year-old daughter, Isabella Rose. In an effort to raise money for Bella, West Chester restaurants hosted a bar crawl. 100% of donations and proceeds went to a trust for Isabella.

Going Organic (And Local) At Shoo Mama’s

There’s a good-ol’, down-home feeling you get when talking to Lynn Powers. Walk through the doors of his restaurant in the Commons of Thornbury just outside of town, and it’s like you’ve entered his home. He greets the customers at Shoo Mama’s Farm Fresh Café and asks about the family and friends of his regulars. […]