Rittersville Electrical Co. has completed a 103-year run at 1901 Hanover Ave. in Allentown. The family-run enterprise offered lamps, shades, followers and extra.
“It is exhausting to consider and positively bittersweet to say Rittersville Electrical Co. Inc. is closing their doorways,” a member of the family posted on Fb.
The lighting retailer was named for its east Allentown neighborhood, the place trolleys as soon as carried folks to Central Park, an amusement park close by. Rittersville Electrical, based in 1918, outlasted the park by 70 years.
The Good Christmas Tree Farm alongside Route 22 in Lopatcong Township is on the market however stays open for this vacation season. Homeowners John Curtis, 81, and Cynthia, 79, are able to retire and promote the Warren County landmark. The farm raises many types, together with concolor, Colorado blue spruce and Douglas firs. A 1780s-era stone constructing on the store is a retailer and exhibit of previous ornaments. Cynthia Curtis stated she wish to see the property stay a farm, however growth and potential zoning adjustments within the space have her involved. John Curtis is worried that the township’s plans to assessment some land alongside Route 22 for brand spanking new makes use of might have an effect on the sale, and he requested Lopatcong to not “muck it up.”
The Hamilton Kitchen within the Two Metropolis Middle Constructing, Allentown, has closed to make manner for Sports activities & Social, a bar and restaurant that can open within the spring. Hamilton Kitchen reward playing cards might be accepted at The Dime Restaurant and Bar within the Renaissance Allentown Lodge. Metropolis Middle Funding Corp. introduced the change in September. The Hamilton Kitchen was open for seven years. Sports activities & Social is a nationwide chain that operates in leisure districts and casinos, and close to sports activities stadiums.
Hawk + Floret in Frenchtown, New Jersey, is increasing into occasions, workshops, music and courses. Proprietor Betty-Baines Saum stated the shop “is geared to sustainable and acutely aware dwelling” and offering merchandise and courses for purchasers who need to pursue wellness.
“I make all of my teas, fragrances, physique butter, natural cleaning soap and tub soaps,” Saum stated. She stated prospects of the 40 Bridge St. retailer within the riverside buying district “come to my retailer as a result of they like the way in which they really feel once they’re right here. It’s totally welcoming and provoking.”
Hawk + Floret additionally sells antiques and “up-cycled” merchandise, similar to purses comprised of previous oil work on linen. Her private model is named “FlowerPorn.”
“Persons are going again to issues which are handmade,” Saum stated. The occasions she plans, similar to therapeutic circles, will construct a way of neighborhood, she stated. Hawk + Floret is open seven days per week from 11 a.m. to five:30 p.m., although hours could fluctuate.
A brand new Carl’s Nook has opened at 848 Nazareth Pike in Decrease Nazareth, close to the Big grocery retailer and Greenback Tree. To this point, the sandwich retailer is holding a “smooth opening” and as hours turn into agency, they are going to be posted on the retailer and on social media. Clients calling in orders for the brand new retailer are suggested to specify the Nazareth location. The Decrease Nazareth department, like Carl’s Nook on Elizabeth Avenue in Bethlehem, has a menu of steaks, subs, salads and extra. The eating places in Decrease Nazareth and Bethlehem are each hiring, based on Carl’s Nook’s web site.
Boot Barn is holding a grand opening weekend that began Friday and continues Saturday at 1101 Woodland Highway in Wyomissing. Along with footwear, Boot Barn sells shirts, outerwear, hats and extra for males, ladies and kids. The chain began in 1978 and now says it’s the largest Western and work put on retailer within the U.S. Boot Barn sells clothes and footwear for out of doors dwelling, oil and gasoline staff, farmers and trend lovers.
Revolution Styling Manufacturing facility within the Village Shoppes, 3650 Linden St. in Bethlehem, has closed. Revolution Styling places in Walnutport and and Whitehall stay open.
Mountain Dudes, a quick-service restaurant throughout from the Phillipsburg Mall within the former Sammy’s Drive-In location, has not been open. The restaurant’s social media posts asks that prospects be affected person.
The Hummus Home has accomplished its transfer to Bethlehem from Allentown and is now open. The Mediterranean restaurant makes salads and lots of vegan and vegetarian gadgets, together with meat dishes. The brand new location is at 518 E. Third St. in south Bethlehem after working for years on West Chew Road in Allentown. Along with its namesake hummus in a number of flavors, the restaurant serves Past Meat gadgets, falafel cheesesteaks and different dishes all comprised of household recipes.