Monday, May 20, 2013
Chiaro's, The Grand Fromage, Wawa and more inspected in April.
The Montgomery County Health Department in April conducted inspections of food-service establishments in Skippack. Click each facility's name to see its Patch directory listing and click the date of its inspection to read the health department's report.
Friday, May 17, 2013
Bodies by Pilates is holding a free demonstration class.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Appalachian Brewing Company, Collegeville Diner, Ursinus College and more inspected in April.
The Montgomery County Health Department in April conducted inspections of food-service establishments in Collegeville. Click each facility's name to see its Patch directory listing and click the date of its inspection to read the health department's report.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
Animal Medical Center offers cat friendly waiting room and exam rooms and new puppy owner classes
Perkiomen Valley Patch: When did you open your business? Animal Medical Center: February 6, 1989 - will be celebrating 25 years in 2014! PVP: Who is your ideal client or customer? AMC: The person who considers their pet part of the family! Animal Medical Center is a full-service companion animal hospital, providing care to dogs, cats, birds, reptiles and other exotic pets. We have treated snakes, lizards, chickens, guinea pigs and assortment of other exotics! New puppy owners who want to be proactive and learn the skills needed to socialize your dog and train them to have polite household manners! We have a Certified Professional Dog Trainer on staff who provides a series of puppy training classes. These include First Steps Puppy …
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
Kiddie Academy of Collegeville, Perkiomen Valley Middle School, Evergreen Elementary, Flanagan's Preschool and more inspected in April.
The Montgomery County Health Department in April conducted inspections of food-service establishments in the Perkiomen Valley area. Click each facility's name to see its Patch directory listing and click the date of its inspection to read the health department's report. Perkiomen Lower Frederick Schwenksville Trappe
Monday, May 6, 2013
These three businesses are coming soon to Providence Town Center in Collegeville.
Red Robin, opening on this summer on July 15, will open next to Eastern Mountain Sports. The Lite Choice, a low fat, low calorie and kosher ice cream and frozen treat shop, will open on Market Street, across from the Movie Tavern. Sublime Cupcakes will open at 141 Market Street, next to The Lite Choice, this summer.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Half price Frappuccinos begins Friday, May 3 from 3 to 5 p.m.
It has finally begun to not only be spring, but actually feel like spring, and local Starbucks stores are celebrating with Frappuccino Happy Hour. From May 3 to 12, between 3 p.m. and 5 p.m., get half off any Frappuccino drink, including the new Caramel Ribbon crunch, made with four kinds of caramel and topped with a crunch caramel sugar topping. Starbucks is also bringing back a favorite from last summer, the Mocha Cookie Crumble: Mocha sauce and vanilla syrup topped with chocolate cookie crumbs. Pick up your half off Frappuccino at these local Starbucks stores: Starbucks Coffee, 500 Broad St., Collegeville Starbucks Coffee, 2630 Egypt Rd, Norristown Learn more on the Starbucks website.
Your mom is busy, give her a Mother's Day gift that will give her a break.
Between sports, homework, running errands, keeping the house clean, and everything else Mom does, don't you want to give her a special gift for Mother's Day this year? While flowers and chocolates are nice, give your mother the gift of a night off from cooking - and that's easier than it sounds. There are a number of local personal chefs that will come to your home to cook full meals and do all of the grocery shopping for you. A personal chef, according to the American Personal and Private Chef Association, comes to your home and prepares multiple meals, that are "custom-designed" for your family's requests and requirements. The entrees are then stored in the freezer with instructions for re-heating for each dish. For more information …
Tuesday, April 30, 2013
Pick up everything you need for your gardens at Floral & Hardy in Skippack.
Perkiomen Valley Patch: When did you open your business? Floral & Hardy: Floral & Hardy has been in Skippack since 1999. PVP: Who is your ideal client or customer? F&H: Our customers are gardeners. Gardeners who plant vegetable gardens, herb gardens, and those that plant annuals and perennials. In addition, our customers love our garden supplies such as tools and gloves and our garden accents such as concrete pieces, yard art, and other pieces for their yard. Our customers also enjoy our gardening workshops. From summer container workshops, to butterfly garden workshops to terrarium workshops. We offer over 30 events a year. Recently we opened our garden loft for children. This area contains garden tools, toys, puzzles, books and lots …
Thursday, April 25, 2013
More than 20 restaurants inspected during the month of March.
The Montgomery County Health Department in March conducted inspections of food-service establishments in the Perkiomen Valley Patch area. Upper Providence Township Health Inspections Arnold's Family Fun Center, California Tortilla, Starbucks, WIBS Wings, Ribs and More, and Zoe's Kitchen inspected in March. Perkiomen Valley Area Health Inspections Lower Frederick Fire Company, Wawa, Dunkin Donuts, Ortino's Rest & Takeout, Justin's Carriage House, and Mal's American Diner among the establishments inspected in March. Other local health inspections: Lower Providence Township