October 2019 Around Town

Sail On: The Beach Boys Tribute Saturday, Nov. 9, at 7 p.m. Presented by UPTOWN! Entertainment Alliance. Sail On plays all the Beach Boys’ classic hits, plus some treasures from the band’s brilliant extended catalog, recreating the soundtrack to an Endless Summer completely live and in rich detail. Bus Trip to Gettysburg Join the West Goshen … Continued

Philly’s the Place for Five-‘Starr’ Restaurants

 Buddakan  Renowned for its modern Asian cuisine, Buddakan offers outstanding and diverse dishes including edamame dumplings, char siu pork buns and Kobe beef satay. The menu, at once ambitious and daring, blends influences from East, West and beyond. Whether you’re in the mood for a bento box lunch or a full dinner, Buddakan offers tantalizing dishes that will take you around the globe while seated…

Lifestyle Letter

I don’t often admit to being thrilled about anything, but having the opportunity to interview Carli Lloyd for West Chester Lifestyle was a thrill for me, not to mention a lot of fun! Maybe it’s because I played soccer in college and played for a summer in Europe, so I can appreciate what an incredible player Carli is and what it … Continued

Resort-Style Living in Your Own Backyard

After working on their house for six years to make it their long-term home, owners Jack and Sue decided they needed a "superb outdoor living space that they wouldn’t have to work on again." They reached out to DiSabatino Landscaping, Inc., in Wilmington, Delaware, and sat down with Landscape Design Consultant Ivan Mazur. The couple explained that their schedules left little…

Carli Lloyd Kicks Back

Despite her unprecedented success in Olympics and Women's World Cup soccer, Carli Lloyd is still the down-to-earth person she was while playing college soccer 15 years ago. The Delran, New Jersey, native played at Rutgers University, graduating in 2005 with a degree in exercise science and sport studies. Now 37, Carli describes herself as hard-working, relentless and highly competitive—but only when competing against…

Khmer Beef Skewers Grilled to Perfection

 Khmer Beef Skewers  Yield: 6 servings Cook: 8 minutes  Ingredients 6 stalks lemongrass, tough outer layers removed, soft inner cores thinly sliced 6 kaffir lime leaves, finely chopped 6 cloves garlic, peeled 1 (1-inch) piece ginger, peeled and minced 1 teaspoon ground turmeric 3 pounds beef chuck, cut into 1/2-inch pieces 6 tablespoons vegetable oil 1 1⁄2 tablespoons sweet paprika Wooden skewers, soaked…

Distinctive Home is Situated in Rustin Walk

This distinctive home is situated in Rustin Walk, a luxury community of single-family homes built by the award-winning NV Homes. Located in the prestigious Westtown Township/West Chester Area School District, the home is conveniently located just a few miles from downtown West Chester’s many diverse restaurants, galleries, businesses and community events. A 10-minute drive will take you to the Exton train…