Monday, May 20, 2013
Forest and Main Brewery, Philly's Phamous, The Ambler Bake Shop and more inspected in April.
The Montgomery County Health Department in April conducted inspections of food-service establishments in Ambler. 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.
Thursday, May 16, 2013
Little Black Dress night in Chamaeleon Boutique in Ambler will be held on Friday.
Wednesday, May 15, 2013
Gate 1 Travel, Dettera, Whitemarsh Valley Country Club and more hiring this week.
Travel Industry Managers - Gate 1 Travel is seeking candidates to join its Leadership Program. Four-year college degree and strong leadership skills required. Kitchen Help - Whitemarsh Valley Country Club is looking for part time banquet prep cook with previous upscale experience. Must be available weekends. Tax Manager - CPA Firm is looking for a Tax Manager who is a licensed CPA with public accounting experience. Four years corporate tax experience required. Recruiter - National company is looking for hire a local recruiter for a contract position. 4-year degree in HR or related discipline and 2 years experience. Servers - Dettera Restaurant is hiring servers with 1-2 years in a fine dining establishment. General Help - New Clothing …
Friday, May 3, 2013
On-Tap Philly owner Dustin Majka informed Patch that the new bar will not be opening in Ambler. Instead, a new restaurant with a new concept will take it's place in roughly four-to-five weeks.
The long-awaited arrival of On-Tap Philly to Ambler came to a screeching halt on Thursday, when owner Dustin Majka informed Patch that he is no longer going to open the bar at the former location of Finn McCool's. Majka would not specifiy the reasons for cancelling the planned opening, but he added that he plans to stay on with a new group, and they intend to open a different restaurant at the same location within a month. According to their Facebook page, the new group intends to change the name and concept of the restaurant, but they also plan to retain all employees that were hired on under the On-Tap Philly business plan. They have also tentatively scheduled their opening for four-to-five weeks from now, and have even created a contest…
Chef-owner of The Lucky Well in Ambler will compete on the ninth season of Food Network Star.
The ninth season of Food Network Star will feature a familiar face among the 12 contestants vying for their own Food Network show. Chad Rosenthal, owner of the new Lucky Well restaurant in Ambler and the former Rosey's BBQ on Main Street, will put his charms, personality and cooking skills to the test. According to a press release from Food Network, viewers will be given the chance to vote online or by phone before the Aug. 11 finale to choose the winner and which contestant will get their own show on Food Network. And, one contestant will be brought back after elimination "for another chance at victory." Food Network Star premieres on Sunday, June 2 at 9 p.m. on Food Network and the finale, with the winner announced, will be on Aug. 11. …
Friday, April 26, 2013
More than 30 restaurants inspected during the month of March.
The Montgomery County Health Department in March conducted inspections of food-service establishments in the Upper Dublin Patch area. Upper Dublin Township Health Inspections A Taste of Philly, Maple Glen Elementary, Dairy Queen, and Jarrettown Elementary among the establishments inspected in the month of March. Willow Grove Health Inspections Elevation Burger, Jimmy John's, Randazzo's Pizza, Yogurtland, and more inspected during the month of March. Ambler Borough Health Inspections McDonald's, Rita's Water Ice, The Flour Pot and more inspected during the month of March.
Tuesday, April 23, 2013
Dining Out for Life is Thursday, April 25.
Dining Out for Life, a day long fundraiser for HIV/AIDS at local restaurants will be held on Thursday, April 25 in the Philadelphia region. Over 150 restaurants in the region will be donating 33 percent of the night's proceeds for benefit HIV/AIDS research and men and women living with HIV/AIDS. Locally, Roberto's Trattoria, at 700 Bethlhem Pike in Glenside; Trax Restaurant, at 27 W Butler Pike in Ambler will both be participating for any meal all day on Thursday. Learn more about Dining Out for Life here.
Thursday, April 18, 2013
Various help is needed for the two-day festival of music and art, which is scheduled from June 14 and June 15.
Ambler Borough Councilwoman Pat Strus has put out a request for volunteers for this year's Ambler Arts and Music Festival, which is scheduled for Friday, June 14, and Saturday, June 15. The festival will be anchored by two outdoor stages on Butler Avenue, featuring the area's top bands, as well as the art show which kicks off at the same time. Volunteers are needed to help artists unpack, serve as cashiers for the beer gardens, general clean up, and many other things. The Friday hours span from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m., and the Saturday hours span from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. I you have some extra time, and would like to become involved in the event, contact Pat Strus at email@example.com. Be sure to specify your availability, and leave your phone …
Tuesday, April 16, 2013
How did your favorites fair during their March health inspections?
The Montgomery County Health Department in March conducted inspections of food-service establishments in Ambler. 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, April 12, 2013
The Painted Home announces 'brick and mortar' location in Doylestown.
The Painted Home, owned by Upper Dublin resident Denise Sabia, has announced that The Painted Home, which, until now has been a by appointment only business, has a new "brick and mortar" location at Serendipity Shops in Doylestown. Serendipity, which opened in Doylestown on April 1 at 33 S Main St., has a little something for everyone, including antiques, home furnishings, accessories, and more. Learn more about The Painted Home on their website and Facebook page, and more about Serendipity on their website and Facebook page.