Eric Savage left the VW/Audi world to work on MINIs and BMWs in Manayunk
Sunday, May 19, 2013
Friday, May 17, 2013
Yard sales this weekend around Montgomery County.
Abington Where: 1347 Grovania Ave., Abington When: Saturday, May 18, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. What: Antiques, vintage toys, glassware, decorations, kitchen items, books, tools, furniture and more. Where: 2488 Norwood Ave., Abington When: Saturday, May 18, 7:30 a.m. What: Clothing, 80s toys, household items, crafts, netbook, video game systems, antiques and more. Where: 1855 Cleveland Ave., Abington When: Saturday, May 18, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. What: Multi family yard sale, household goods, clothing, books, and more. Where: 2831 Galloway Ave., Abington When: Saturday, May 18, 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. What: Adult and children's bicycles, household items, baby times, pictures, guitar and more. Where: 1028 Church St., Abington When: Saturday, May …
The newly launched site offers tips, info and digital know-how for small business owners.
Patch has launched a new site, Small Business Patch, to educate and empower small businesses with the digital tools, social media strategies and marketing know-how needed to ensure long-term growth. Readers will have access to exclusive interviews with well-known founders and CEOs and small business industry experts who share their experiences, advice and tips for success. One of the latest articles features an exclusive interview with successful real estate entrepreneur, Barbara Corcoran, founder of The Corcoran Group. In this Q&A, Corcoran discusses the how to take advantage of the size of a small businesses, and why making big “mistakes” made all the difference in her success. Click here to read about the tactics Corcoran used to grow …
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Blo/Out, Bloomingdale's, Elevation Burger and more hiring this week.
Administrative Assistant - Full time administrative assistant to answer phones, schedule appointments, and more. Stylist - Blo/Out Blow Dry Bar is seeking a hair stylist for the Huntingdon Vally and Willow Grove locations. Cosmetics Retail - Bloomingdale's at the Willow Grove Mall is looking for Chanel Cosmetics retail beauty advisor. Shift Supervisors - Elevation Burger in Willow Grove is seeking shift supervisors. 6 months restaurant management experience and open availability a must. Advertising Reps - PWSI is looking for individuals with experience in advertising, marketing and sales for a promotional product line for homeowners. Click here for more local job openings.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
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burger.org, Blue Comet Bar & Grill, Rita's Italian Ice and more inspected in April.
The Montgomery County Health Department in April conducted inspections of food-service establishments in the Cheltenham 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.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The Free Cone Day will take place at Häagen-Dazs shops in King of Prussia, Willow Grove and Pottstown.
Häagen-Dazs lovers rejoice, from 4 – 8 p.m. on Wednesday, the fine ice-cream shop is giving away free ice cream. The Free Cone Day provides several flavors of Häagen-Dazs ice cream from bannans foster to green tea or what is available, as well as its selection of gelatos, including Black Cherry Amaretto and Cappuccino. In Montgomery County, there are at least three Häagen-Dazs shops for some free ice-cream: To check out all the flavors Häagen-Dazs has to offer, visit www.haagendazs.com.
The Willow Grove Dairy Queen will be holding a fundraiser for the MS Society on May 14 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m.
Friday, May 10, 2013
The trendy clothing retailer will pay a reported $7.5 million to settle a class action lawsuit, which originated after a manager from King of Prussia was fired for being black.
NORRISTOWN, PA -- Nicole Cogdell was working as a manager at Wet Seal in 2009, when she overheard the company's executive vice president tell the district manager that she "wasn't the right fit for the store" and that they needed someone "with blonde hair and blue eyes." Days later, Cogdell, a black woman, was fired from her job. Cogdell wasn't alone, however, as her assistant manager, Myriam Saint-Hilaire, and Kai Hawkins, who worked at The Gallery mall in Philadelphia, were also let go, according to Philly.com. Later, an email was sent by an executive stating the retailer needed to diversify its workforce, as it was too African-American. The three women filed a federal discrimination suit last year in California against Wet Seal, and in …
Yard sales listed in Ambler, Willow Grove, Jenkintown and more this weekend!
Ambler Where: 100 Gillian Road, Ambler When: Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. What: Rain or Shine! Home goods, kids stuff and more. Where: 220 Tally-Ho Drive, Ambler When: Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m. - 12 p.m. What: All kitchen items and tools. Where: 1220 Charter Lane, Ambler When: Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m. - 4 p.m. What: Small appliances, household goods, antiques, tools, clothing, bikes, children’s toys and books and more. Fort Washington Where: 1304 Crosby Drive, Fort Washington When: Saturday, May 11, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m. What: Toys, baby items, kitchen and bath items and more. Glenside Where: 804 Campbell Lane, Glenside When: Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11, 9:30 a.m. - 2 p.m. What: Collectibles, jewelry, gardening tools, linens, …