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Grooms Go Local: Men’s Boutiques Challenge Big Box Wedding Retailers

Grooms Go Local: Men’s Boutiques Challenge Big Box Wedding Retailers

by Erin McNelis You can’t miss it. The bright blue sign of Ventresca Ltd.’s store front and the handsomely dressed mannequins in the windows draw shoppers to the formal wear and men’s store that Frank Ventresca opened 33 years ago. Ventresca Ltd. is the Delaware Valley’s go-to place for menswear including business apparel, custom made clothing, sports and outerwear, […]

Storytime for grownups: Get your geek on

Storytime for grownups: Get your geek on

by Nicole Loughan Geek culture has become chic and with it, geeky reading. The evidence is clear; open reading of sword and sorcery fantasy like “Game of Thrones” and comic book based shows going main stream like “The Walking Dead.” Geek culture is hot right now, need more proof one of the most popular shows on T.V. “The […]

Annual Bluegrass Festival Welcomes Beppe Gambetta

Annual Bluegrass Festival Welcomes Beppe Gambetta

The annual Bucks County Bluegrass Festival will have an international flare to it with Italian born acoustic guitar flatpicker and singer Beppe Gambetta headlining. The Friday September 5th and Saturday 6th Bluegrass Festival will also include the HogMaw, from York, Pennsylvania who are festival favorites and will close both nights on the picturesque pastures of […]

Registration Now Open for Covered Bridges Bike Ride

Registration Now Open for Covered Bridges Bike Ride

The Central Bucks Bicycle Club’s Annual Covered Bridges Ride will be held Sunday, October 19, 2014 (rain or shine). Choose from five gorgeous rides: flat, family-friendly 20 and 30 mile rides or challenging, hilly 33, 50 or 63 mile rides. Enjoy Bucks County’s beautiful fall colors, scenic roads and historic bridges. Rides start and end at […]

From left to right - Andrew Grosse, Mike LaCouture, Joe Fazekas, Jason Grosse

Coming soon: Bucks County’s Newest Craft Brewery, Broken Goblet

Broken Goblet, Bucks County’s newest craft brewery, started in an unusual way: as a club. Co-owners Mike LaCouture and Jay Grosse, a lifelong Morrisville PA resident, formed The Brewtal Beer Club as a way to generate support, test their beers and try out their marketing. Within six months the club grew to 30 “members,” hosted […]

Dear Dad: Your 2014 Father’s Day Guide

Dear Dad: Your 2014 Father’s Day Guide

It’s dad’s turn! With Father’s Day on June 15th, now is the time to plan the perfect day to say thanks to dad. We’ve got gifts to fit every type of dad and events to create lasting memories in the Bucks County Father’s Day Guide: Great Gifts For dads with sore muscles. Give dad a MANicure. […]

Cheers to Beer: Local Festivals Celebrate Craft Breweries

Cheers to Beer: Local Festivals Celebrate Craft Breweries

Throughout Bucks County, various beer festivals will be a chance to welcome spring and enjoy the outdoors. From Yardley to Quakertown, local beer and microbreweries will be celebrated at beer festivals in April, May and June. Spend a day with friends tasting beers from dozens of breweries at these local events: McCoole’s Beer Festival McCoole’s […]

Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company Tap Takeover at Isaac’s

Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company Tap Takeover at Isaac’s

What: Isaac’s will be turning over the taps to the Bucks County’s first production brewery, the Neshaminy Creek Brewing Company Why: Brewer Steve Capelli and Sales Manager Pat Pie from Neshaminy Creek along with Buddy Hadry our Bella Vista Beverage representative will be there as Isaac’s taps a few of NCBC’s most popular portfolio offerings along […]

Dogfish Head Tap Takeover

Dogfish Head Tap Takeover

What: Dogfish Head Craft Brewery Tap Takeover Where: Isaac Newtons, 18 South State Street, Newtown When: Thursday, January 23rd at 7pm Wendy Domurat, the Mid-Atlantic Sales Manager from Dogfish Head, will be on hand as Isaac’s taps a bunch of limited releases including: 60 Minute IPA (6%) 90 Minute IPA (9%) 120 Minute IPA (~18%) Bitches […]

Kick Off to Christmas at Isaac Newtons

Kick Off to Christmas at Isaac Newtons

What: Christmas Kick-off at Isaac Newton’s, featuring some of the best holiday beers available! Why: Since Chanukah will be in full swing and Christmas is right around the corner, it’s time to get the holiday season started properly. Isaac’s will be decorated for the season to help get everyone in the spirit! Where: Isaac Newtons, 18 […]

Phillies World Series Championship Anniversary

Phillies World Series Championship Anniversary

Can you believe it’s been 5 years since our Fightin’ Phils celebrated a World Championship? Well, for one day Phillies fans will be able to relive that magical night from 2008 when the baseball Gods smiled, and gave us the biggest celebration most will ever remember.   On Tuesday October 29th , 2013 (5 years […]

Isaac Newton’s Pumpkinfest

Isaac Newton’s Pumpkinfest

by Tina Paparone The “Seasonal Release Creep” has never been more noticeable with ‘fall’ seasonal pumpkin ales already packing the tap lines and distributor shelves before we even celebrate Labor Day! Many popular pumpkin ales will be selling out before it is even seasonally appropriate to enjoy them to their fullest potential. So, Isaac Newtons […]

Photo by David Goodyear

Thompson Bucks County Classic: Through the eyes of a local cycling enthusiast

By David Goodyear The day dawns clear and promising as the sun stretches to crest the tree line overlooking the placid Delaware River in New Hope, PA. Time begins to slow as what was previously the main street of New Hope is transformed into the final stop of the prestigious UCI America Tour and the […]

Miss Money Funny: No Fret Pets

Miss Money Funny: No Fret Pets

by: Alyson Komyanek As you know by now, I live on a pretty tight budget. From eating out and shopping to throwing parties and vacationing, I’ve offered numerous tips and tricks on how to save but still have a good time. So for this month, I thought I would introduce you to the fella in […]

Round Out Your Week at Isaac’s Tap Takeover

Round Out Your Week at Isaac’s Tap Takeover

This Thursday from 7pm to 9pm, Isaac Newton’s is turning over their taps over to Lansdale’s own Round Guys Brewing Company! This is the first time the Round Guys will be joining Isaac’s, with brewer Scott Rudich representing the local brewery. The line-up: Berliner-Weisster Weisster-Berliner (3%): Traditional German sour style beer originating in Berlin. Light body, refreshing, like a […]