Monday, February 25, 2013
Lots of Baldwin-Whitehall area restaurants, shops and other great places can be found in our directory. Review them here!
This week's local restaurant spotlight is Julie's Treats, located at Caste Village in Whitehall Borough. This café serves up pastries, ice cream, fresh coffee and handmade candy, as well as pita sandwiches. Julie's Treats was a runner-up for best ice cream in the Patch 2012 Readers' Choice contest and was in the running for best local breakfast spot. Have you been here? Review this shop on the Julie's Treats directory listing. --- Follow the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the (free) daily Baldwin-Whitehall newsletter.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Where to buy a Powerball ticket in Baldwin-Whitehall and the odds of winning the jackpot.
The historic Powerball jackpot rose to a record $500 million on Tuesday, and many Baldwin-Whitehall residents are expected to purchase a ticket on Wednesday—if they haven't already. According to this Pennsylvania Lottery Web page, there are quite a few places to purchase a Powerball ticket in Baldwin-Whitehall. There has been no Powerball winner since Oct. 6. The chance of winning the $500 million jackpot is 1 in 175,223,510. The Powerball is drawn every Wednesday and Saturday night at 10:59 p.m. Ticket sales are cut off at least 59 minutes before the draw. Each ticket costs $2. Good luck. You'll need it! --- Follow the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the daily Baldwin-Whitehall newsletter.
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
Vote for your top Baldwin-Whitehall spot!
If there's one thing that we do like about hot temperatures, it's the desire to cool off with a favorite ice cream or frozen yogurt treat. And there are a number of joints around Baldwin Borough, Whitehall Borough and Baldwin Township that are known at least in part for their frozen offerings. What's your favorite place in our area to dine on the sweet stuff? We've nominated a few places in the poll above, but if you'd like to add some, just mention them in the comments section below so that we can add them to the poll ASAP. (This contest is for places in Baldwin-Whitehall only.) --- Follow the Baldwin-Whitehall Patch on Facebook and Twitter. Sign up for the daily Baldwin-Whitehall newsletter.
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Whether it's the coffee, eggs or pastries that keep you coming back, where's your favorite place in Baldwin-Whitehall to enjoy a bite in the morning?
Tuesday, April 24, 2012
Where did you eat breakfast today? If you want a good cup of coffee and a morning bite, where do you go? Are you a pancakes-and-sausage person, or do you prefer a fluffy three-egg omelette for your morning meal? More importantly, we want to know which breakfast is tops in Baldwin-Whitehall. Do you prefer a sit-down place where you can enjoy your favorite hot breakfast items? Or do you like grab-and-go breakfasts to take with you on the road? For this week's Readers' Choice question, we ask: Where's your favorite place to grab breakfast? There are a bunch of places in B-W that could easily be favorites. We've picked a few to get you started. If your favorite isn't listed, just nominate it in the comments section below, and we'll add it to …
Friday, November 25, 2011
Location is the key for this food-stop in Whitehall Borough.
As the old saying goes: location, location, location. "I knew that if it was done right, it could be great," Julie Mancine thought to herself as she saw a vacancy develop at Caste Village Commons in Whitehall Borough in mid-2010. "It was a potential goldmine." Mancine, a Whitehall native and resident who graduated from Baldwin High School in 1987, frequented the former Gallery of Treats shop at Caste Village while she was growing up and is now the owner of Julie's Treats at the same location. Gallery of Treats closed around July 2010, and Mancine rented the vacant space smack in the middle of Caste Commons—the inside "mall area" of Caste Village—about two months later. "Growing up, I was always at Caste Village," she said. "When Gallery of…