Awaken Your Inner Warrior

For a unique experience in a casual, urban atmosphere, check out Tilted Axes, West Chester's indoor playground. Several ax types and professional instructors make Tilted Axes the best place to awaken your inner warrior. The size of the group doesn't matter; whether it is a date or team-building, everyone can learn the basics of ax-throwing. Bring closed-toe shoes and a great attitude!

Mark and Kim Beeson: Opposites Attract and Succeed

Mark and Kim Beeson pooled their individual talents and experiences in 2003 to establish Boyle's Floor & Window Designs at 705 E. Gay St. in West Chester. Mark's background in construction and Kim's experience in marketing proved to be a winning combination.

Rooms with Style: Traditional, Transitional, Modern

When the owners of Strawberry Hollow Farm decided to renovate their 1833 farmhouse, they looked for a company that could create tailor-made cabinetry for the original house and the 1996 addition that was in dire need of renovation. It was a very large project involving many moving parts from the owner/designer, contractor and the cabinet maker. Their search took them…

Spotlight Behind the Scenes and on the Stage

The Uptown! Knauer Performing Arts Center (Uptown!) opened its doors in 2017 in the historic West Chester National Guard Armory building on North High Street. The structure, built in 1916 to house the National Guard Bravo Company, became available in 2013 when the National Guard announced it was exploring plans to relocate. After five years of renovating and fundraising, the…

It Takes a Team to Design a Dream Kitchen

You don’t have to talk to Paul McAlary for long before you realize this is a man who loves kitchens. He traces his passion for countertops, cabinetry and appliances back to the kitchen in his family’s first home, an apartment in Queens, New York, that rivaled the Cramdens' kitchen in the 1950s sitcom The Honeymooners for worst designed. As a toddler, he enjoyed playing with…

Plan For the Future Today

It’s simple—John Kane and Kevin McDermott created Delphi Wealth Management to serve clients better.

West Chester Welcomes Dogs To Run, Play and Serve

Charlie Cissel’s face lights up with an infectious smile as Andi, his home companion dog, affectionately "kisses" his cheek. This interaction delightfully expresses the friendship Charlie and Andi share.

Mark Yoder

Good luck if you’re looking for Mark Yoder, President and CEO of the Greater West Chester Chamber of Commerce (GWCCC). Depending on the day, the time and the season he might be at the Chamber office, or he could be out in the community hosting a ribbon-cutting ceremony for a Chamber member, serving as a guest speaker at a local business…

A Month of New

For many of us, August is a bittersweet turning point in the calendar year. Summer freedom is drawing to a close, and the school bells will be ringing any day now. While the lazy days of sipping cool beverages poolside may be numbered, this month brings a sense of renewal. New routines, new clothes and … Continued

August 2019 Around Town

Canine Partners for Life Annual Open House and Cow Bingo Enjoy a fun-filled day featuring a puppy kissing booth, kennel tours, unique vendors, food trucks, puppy races, a kid’s corner and cow bingo. What’s cow bingo? It’s a game of chance that pits your luck against the cow doing her business. If the cow heeds the call … Continued