Thursday, May 9, 2013
The Emmy-nominated show for entrepreneurs is holding a casting call in Philadelphia Saturday.
A nationwide talent search for the fifth season of the entrepreneurship reality series Shark Tank is coming to NextFab Studio in Philadelphia on Saturday, and 500 area residents will have a chance to get on the show to pitch investors for funding. “Whether you just have a fantastic idea, are a start up or already operating successfully and looking to expand, if you feel you have a lucrative business or product and could use financial backing, then Shark Tank is just the show for you,” according to the ABC show’s website. Budding entrepreneurs will have a chance to offer a one-minute pitch to a member of the show’s casting team on Saturday at NextFab Studio, at 2025 Washington Ave., and some will be selected for more in-depth video …
Find a local home you can tour.
There are 4 open houses scheduled for the weekend of May 11-12 in the Tredyffrin-Easttown Patch coverage area, according to the listings on AOL Real Estate. The highest asking price is $719,000, for 764 W Conestoga Road. It has 5 bedrooms and 3 bathrooms and can be seen Sunday between 2 and 4 p.m. To find more open houses around the greater Philadelphia area, visit realestate.aol.com.
A lot of businesses have opened in the region since the start of 2013. Click through to see if there are any you missed. If there are any we missed, please let us know in the comments area.
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Tuesday, May 7, 2013
King of Prussia Mall has announced ten new retailers moving in over the next several months.
Ten new stores will be moving into the King of Prussia Mall over the next several months. According to the mall, opening in late spring 2013 will be: In the summer 2013: Fall 2013:
Monday, May 6, 2013
Find out where you can get your Conestoga High School graduation supplies in town.
As graduation nears, you may be thinking of how to celebrate your recent grad with a party. Fear not–you can find all your Conestoga High School graduation supplies at Party Land in the Gateway Shopping Center. From plates and cups to banners and lawn signs, Party Land has everything you need to help your recent graduate feel special. Know of any other places in town with graduation supplies? Tell us in the comments.
See which homes sold in April 2013 and how much buyers paid for them.
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Sunday, May 5, 2013
Find vacancies in the city and Chester, Delaware and Montgomery counties.
Businesses in the greater Philadelphia area post vacant jobs on Craigslist every day. Here are a few notable vacancies that have been advertised recently: For a full local list of the most recently available jobs in each Patch, click on its name below. Does your business have an opening that's not listed here? Post it in the comments section below.
Saturday, May 4, 2013
Many new job opportunities are available in the Tredyffrin-Easttown area.
Are you looking for a job? Here are some positions available in the Tredyffrin-Easttown area, all advertised on Craigslist in the past week. Driver (Part-time) Litigation Paralegal Line Cooks Hair Stylist/ Barber/ Shave Landscaper Sherwin Williams retail positions Server - PT Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant (PTA) Full-time Licensed Physical Therapist with Sign On Bonus Front office/receptionist Toddler Teacher Weight Loss Consultant $30K - $100K Webinar Administrator Ruby Web Developer Subcontractor Line Cooks Does your business have an opening that's not listed here? Post it in the comments section below.
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Stroll through a local house for sale.
There are 12 open houses scheduled for the weekend of May 4-5 in the Tredyffrin-Easttown Patch coverage area, according to the listings on AOL Real Estate. The highest asking price is $1,195,000, for 773 White Horse Road. It has 5 bedrooms and 5 bathrooms and can be seen Sunday between 1 and 4 p.m. To find more open houses around the greater Philadelphia area, visit realestate.aol.com.
See the ornate detail Barnes had added to this Merion Station mansion.
A lot has changed in the Philadelphia area since 1951, when Albert Barnes died in a crash in the Phoenixville area. For connoisseurs of the arts, perhaps the biggest change was the recent move of the Barnes Foundation's art collection from Lower Merion Township to its new home in Philadelphia. Now comes another Barnes-related change: One of several homes he owned on Latch’s Lane in Merion Station is going on the market. The asking price: $3,295,000. The home at 379 North Latch’s Lane has 7 bedrooms, 5 full baths and two powder rooms and 10,000 square feet of living space on the first and second floors, according to Realtor Beth Samberg with Prudential Fox & Roach. The property also comes with a carriage house at the back of the property…