Sunday, May 19, 2013
Unident Dental Center manager Debbie Boyd shares some popular local options to improve the health - and look - of your teeth.
Unident Dental Center at 90 Providence Highway in the Walpole Mall is the place to get that perfect smile. There are trends in dentistry from home whitening kits, braces placed in front or behind the teeth and retainers. But there are more options too. Patch spoke with the manager of Unident Dental Center, Debbie Boyd, about popular options for that perfect smile. "A lot of our clients inquire about veneers, which are a thin layer of material that go right over the teeth. Invisalign is also very popular. It is a series of custom made aligners made of invisible plastic that gently shift your teeth into place," said Boyd. To schedule an appointment or to find out what your options are contact: (508)668-1151 or visit their website at www.…
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
We asked Melissa Reavill, Sales and Leasing Consultant at Prime Acura of Walpole.
Patch stopped by Prime Acura located at 103 Providence Highway in East Walpole and spoke with Sales and Leasing Consultant Melissa Reavill about the most popular vehicle sold at the dealership. Reavill said The Acura MDX is their most popular model, selling 35-40 percent more across the board than any other Acura. The 2013 model starts at $44,175.
Monday, May 13, 2013
This salon shows you the hottest hair trends right now.
The Lord & Lady Salon located in the Walpole Mall at 90 Providence Highway has walls lined with care products for fine hair, curly hair, hair straighteners, leave in conditioners and everything else you can think of to ensure a perfectly coiffed do. Styles and color trends change all the time. Patch sat down with Rita Shipman and Christine Webb to find out what the latest trends are in hair. "Ombre which is a color process that has the roots of the hair dark and gradually lightens through to the bottom of the hair strand has been the most popular trend for almost a year," said both Shipman and Webb in agreement. To schedule an appointment at Lord & Lady's Salon contact: (508) 660-2120
Monday, May 6, 2013
The local business specializes in landscape plantings as well as patios, walkways and fire pits.
Garden Tech Horticultural Services located at 1171 R Main St. in Walpole specializes in landscape design, installation and landscape construction services for plantings. They also do hardscapes such as patios, walkways and fire pits. Our New England winter this year was harsh and many trees, hedges and shrubs were badly damaged. Patch sat down with owner Bob Trainor, certified horticulturalist and landscape professional to discuss some remedies for those damaged plantings. Many Walpole residents may know Trainor from his garden designs around Walpole landmarks. Patch: When did you start Garden Tech Horticultural Services? Trainor: I started Garden Tech back in 1998. I was a single dad and needed to find flexible work hours. I already had …
Thursday, May 2, 2013
Walpole's Board of Selectmen recognized and thanked the town’s six police officers that were deployed to Boston to assist in the aftermath of the Marathon bombings.
Six Walpole police officers were recognized at Tuesday's Board of Selectmen meeting for their efforts in the aftermath of the Boston Marathon bombings and the manhunt for Suspect #2. Selectmen thanked police chief Richard Stillman, patrolman Scott Koenig, Detective Sgt. Jim O'Connell, patrolman Luke Parlon and motorcycle patrolman AL Manganello. These six officers answered the call and assisted in the investigation of the marathon bombing as well as the April 19th manhunt that eventually led to the capture of second bombing suspect, Dzhokhar Tsarnaev. After 102 hours of terror, mourning, striving and struggle, police killed one and captured the second marathon bomber suspect. With both of the bombers accounted for, law enforcement nabbed …
Monday, April 29, 2013
The jewelry shop features diamonds, crystal, special gifts and more.
Keystone Jewelry and Gifts located at 90 Providence Highway at the Walpole Mall carries a wide variety of custom made jewelry and gifts. Patch sat down with owner Phillippe Chelala to find out more about his store. Patch: What is one of the most popular jewelry items today? Chelala: There are many but Chamilia is still very popular. Patch: What are some of the other items that you carry in your store? Chelala: We carry Swarovski crystal, San Francisco music box company, diamonds, gift items and name brand watches. Patch: How long have you been in business? Chelala: I have had my store here at the Walpole Mall for over 10 years now. For more information: Call (508) 660-7677
Monday, April 22, 2013
Penny Pincher supplies everything you need for your home remodel.
Penny Pincher, located at 601 Providence Highway in Walpole, has been a staple business for more than 25 years. It supplies cabinets from national companies such as Cuisine Cabico, Aristokraft, 6 Square and Palette and not just for kitchens. Bathroom vanities, sinks, faucets, plumbing fixtures, glass doors and counter tops along with all the accessories that you'll need to make your remodel complete are also available. Patch spoke with owner, Peter Soltz, who told us why his business has been a Walpole staple for over two decades. "We have had personalized service from the same person for 25 years. At the big box stores you're waited on by a different clerk each time you go," said Soltz. "We carry all the latest trends, Sharker is very …
Thursday, April 18, 2013
The Walpole Board of Selectmen will meet Thursday at 7 p.m. in the Library Conference Room.
Walpole's Board of Selectmen is scheduled to meet at 7 p.m. Thursday in the Library Conference Room to discuss the following town business. Click on the PDF file above to view the meeting's agenda.
The Labyrinth Garden was filled with candles and prayers for our Marathon victims and families.
The United Church of Walpole held a vigil on Wednesday evening in the Labyrinth Garden to pray for the families of the 2013 Boston Marathon tragedy. Reverend Ray Kostulias of the United Church and Reverend Alan Hesse of the Epiphany Church led the ceremony. Young and old joined together to pray for the families of the victims. Candles were handed out as people arrived by members of the United Church congregation. Citizen of the Year, Phillip Czachkowski, rang the bell at the start of the ceremony. Afterwards, each person was handed a stone to place in the marble bowl at the center of the labyrinth and was encouraged to pray for a moment. Walpole High School student Casey Culhane attended with two of her friends and said, "I am here …
Friday, April 12, 2013
What do you think should go here? Let us know in the comments section below!
An empty building located at 561 Providence Highway on Route 1 in Walpole once housed a Kentucky Fried Chicken. However, the building is now vacant and got us wondering what should go there to replace it. The space is complete with a convenient drive-through window across the street from the Walmart. TELL US: What's your vision for this vacancy? Let us know what you think should go here by posting a comment below!