Once again the Rotary Club of West Chester is preparing for the Annual West Chester Chili Cook-Off! The 12th Annual event will take place Sunday, October 12th, from 10:30am to 3:30pm, Rain or Shine. The West Chester Chili Cook-Off Features a chili cook-off, games, decorating booth contest, live music & over 40 vendors. Last year, with the generosity of sponsors, the event was able to raise over $50,000 to support the good works of the Rotary Club of West Chester. To learn more about the event click here or visit Westchesterchilicookoff.com.
The Third Annual WC Fashion Showcase will be held on Thursday, September 18, at the Chester County Historical Society. Check out stylish looks from eleven local boutiques featuring local models. Complimentary wine & hors d’oeuvres will be served. Admission for the event is $15 at the door or $10 when you purchase your tickets in advance at TheWCPress.com/fashion. For more information or to purchase tickets click here.
The month of September is among us and First Friday in West Chester is taking place tonight! Stores will be opened late and specials can be found in retailers and galleries all around town. If you’ve never visited Downtown West Chester it’s a browsers paradise with more than 75 retail shops and boutiques offering a diverse and unique shopping experience for everyone. Also, make sure not to miss the free horse-drawn carriage rides from 5-7 pm! Leaving from Prescott Alley at the Chestnut Street Garage (where the Vintage Garage Sale is located). First come, first served. Sponsored by the West Chester BID. To learn more about the event visit Downtownwestchester.com.
Kimberley Vassal Insurance Services, located in Chadds Ford, is currently looking for a Personal Lines Customer Service Representative that will meet the following criteria:
- Must be local (Preferably living in Chester County/Delaware County).
- Must have property and casualty insurance license.
- Must work well in team atmosphere.
- Knowledge of handling claims, quoting, writing policies, processing changes, uploading payments
- Knowledge of remarketing accounts from quoting to final policy issuance.
- Knowledge of some of the following companies: Erie, Travelers, Progressive, Harleysville, Foremost, Lititz, Safeco, Philadelphia Contributionship & surplus lines carriers.
- Must be familiar with AMS360 (management system) and PL Rater.
Kimberley Vassal Insurance Services is a full service insurance agency providing sales, service, and risk management to businesses and individuals in both property & casualty. This is a career opportunity, not a job opportunity. If you enjoy the insurance industry and are looking for a great place to work and feel you can meet the above standards please contact John Vassalotti, 610.459.4444.
Don’t miss the block party happening during the Iron Hill Twilight Criterium this Saturday! The fun starts at 4pm, local businesses band together to give a special welcome to everyone, old friends and new! The kids will love getting their faces painted, grabbing some chalk and becoming the next sidewalk Rembrandt. Don’t forget to enjoy the great food and live music. Click here to learn more about the event, hope to see you there!
This Saturday walk and run in Honor of Nita Greet, a woman of singular spirit and compassion who touched the hearts and lives of so many within our community. The 5k course features gently rolling hills through the neighborhood streets of West Chester. Sign up to run on race day for $25. All proceeds go to benefit the social mission partner, Safe Harbor of Chester County. The race begins at 9:30 am, come out to help support this great cause! For more information visit Safeharborofgwc.org.
This Tuesday May 20th, 2014 visit Barnaby’s of West Chester for a night filled with history! How much do you think know about Chester County’s history? Test your knowledge during this five round trivia competition at Barnaby’s starting at 6:30pm. The event will be open to both individuals and teams. Emceed by Chester County Historical Society staff and featuring history-themed prize baskets along with bragging rights as 2014 champions. For more information visit Barnabyswestchester.com.