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How to Support West Chester’s Small Businesses

This fall is sure to look a bit different around your Chestnut Square apartment, with the addition of lots of masks and social distancing signs, and the absence of our favorite fall festivals and events. However, if you’re missing that community feel that West Chester is known for, you’re in luck, as our downtown area has recently been transformed into an open-air marketplace—where you can shop, dine and socialize,…

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Where to Celebrate National Pizza Day

With the area still slowly reopening, local businesses could use our support now more than ever, prompting many locals to dedicate at least one day a week to order from a neighborhood spot. And on Sept. 5, you have more reason than ever, as it’s National Cheese Pizza Day. While any day of the week is a good day for pizza, especially with all the great options near your…

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Learn Something New Right From Home

After months of being stuck inside your Chestnut Square apartment, you’re likely itching to get out and about and see all that the city has to offer: restaurants, bars, clubs, art galleries and museums. As the city slowly gets back to normal, it may still be some time until we can all flock to our favorite hot spots—but that doesn’t mean you can’t still enjoy some Philly arts and…

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Where to Get Your Vegetarian Fix in West Chester

We’re now into the full swing of 2019, which means the motivation to hit the gym and ditch the fried food to keep up with your New Year’s resolution is probably getting a bit more challenging. As the year drags on, the commitment to eating healthy and exercising gets harder and harder! But getting your greens in doesn’t have to be a chore—especially considering the impressive vegetarian dining scene…

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Celebrate St. Paddy’s Day Without the Stress

St. Patrick’s Day is one of the biggest party days of the year! No matter if you’re Irish or not, anyone can find excitement in dressing head to toe in green and raising a glass with old friends and new. However, such a popular occasion can mean packed bars and long lines. If you’re looking for a St. Paddy’s outing without all the headaches, consider traveling off the beaten…

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Best Local Spot to Watch the Super Bowl

Let’s face it: This year’s Super Bowl won’t be nearly as exciting as last year’s! Even though our Eagles won’t be in the big game, that doesn’t mean you can’t still get into the Super Bowl spirit, chowing down on wings, lifting a glass and voting for your favorite commercials (while rooting for a return trip for the birds to next year’s Bowl!). You can certainly host a Super…

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Where to Find Cold-Weather Comfort Food in West Chester

Old Man Winter has finally arrived at your Chestnut Square apartment! Now that the holiday fun has died down and the new year is underway, the cold weather may have you feeling less than cheerful. One of the best antidotes to that winter gloom is a tasty treat; just like your mom’s chicken noodle soup or your favorite chili recipe have always been your go-to on chilly, snowy days,…

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3 Races to Help You Get Active This Fall

There’s perhaps no better time than the fall to take advantage of the natural beauty surrounding your Chestnut Square apartment for some outdoor exercise. Whether you’re trying to manage your weight, increase your energy level or practice a new hobby, the local landscape affords ample opportunities for walkers and runners. While you can certainly get lots of exercise at your own pace, taking part in a race is a…

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3 Shops for Fall Clothing in West Chester

Cooler weather is just around the corner—meaning it’s time to break out the sweaters, scarves and boots! If you’re in the market for some new additions to this year’s fall wardrobe, you’re in luck, as the area around your Chestnut Square apartment is full of shops offering the latest fall fashions. The local shopping scene has something for shoppers of all tastes and budgets—from upscale boutiques specializing in designer…

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Celebrate Dad at These Local Restaurants Around Chestnut Square

Father’s Day is a time to shower your dad or other guy in your life with love and gratitude. But let’s be real: The best way to their heart is likely through their stomach! Most fellas would love to skip the gifts and instead celebrate the occasion with a sumptuous meal out with the kids, spouse and other loved ones. Luckily for everyone, there are scores of mouthwatering restaurants…

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