Do you enjoy the new painting and drinking trend? Well why not add craft making to the mix? Corks and Crafts, a new local business, is traveling around town teaching you how to make the latest and greatest craft projects while socializing with friends and family. This small local business explains their concept further: "We began our Corks and Crafts adventure this year, connecting people with their inner artists and craftsmen. We are four teachers on a mission to get people in touch with their creativity and to help people make socializing a priority! Our events take place at various … [Read more...] about Corks & Crafts – Coming To A Bar Near You
The Dayton music scene has always been exciting and innovative, and it can certainly be difficult to keep up with all the great bands and musicians playing around town. This weekend offers the perfect opportunity to see a large grouping of local talent, at the 10th Annual Miami Valley Music Fest. This two day music festival based in Troy, features over 50 musical acts on four stages, over the course of just two days! The lineup is eclectic and really showcases the best of Dayton's music scene. What's more, the proceeds benefit local charities. It's a win-win for sure, making this the "don't … [Read more...] about 10th Annual Miami Valley Music Fest This Weekend!
This past May, Meg Renee released her first album, Dream Awake. While sitting inside the Winan’s Chocolates and Coffee located in the heart of downtown Troy, Ohio, I asked singer/songwriter Meg Renee a simple question. A question that I thought would be probably be one of the easiest to answer for her. A question that most musicians get immediately. I questioned her on when she realized that she wanted to go into music. Her response? “I honestly don’t know,” Renee replied with a giggle. That’s it. Nothing more. At a time when people that when teenagers, like Renee, are … [Read more...] about Meg Renee: Troy’s Music “Dream”er
After 17 years in business, Bakehouse Bread & Cookie Company is planning to expand beyond their current Miami County market with the addition of online sales as their lead component for growth. A small, mom & pop artisan bakery located in the small rural town of Troy Ohio, Bakehouse Bread & Cookie Company has enjoyed years of consistent growth and local success. Established in 1997, the company moved to their current location in 2000 which boasts 3,800 square feet of bakery space in which they produce artisan breads, pastries and gourmet cookies for sale in their storefront café … [Read more...] about Local Small Business Fights Back Against Big Chain: Plans Strategic Expansion to National Market Through Online Sales
The folks that run the Troy Strawberry Festival have alerted us that the Strawberry Donut Hotline is now open and ready to take your order for Pre-Ordered Strawberry Donuts that will be available on Friday, June 6, 2014. You can pick up your pre-ordered donuts in our convenient drive thru at the Troy Stadium or have them delivered. Pre Ordered donuts are $8 per dozen. Drive Thru hours are 7am - 1pm on Friday, June 6 only. To order by phone: (937) 332-3992 To order online: Click here The Strawberry Festival officially begins on Friday night, June 6th with food, entertainment for the … [Read more...] about Time To Make The Strawberry Donuts!
This new 4-mile race is a great way to get some exercise in before the big game and great commercials. We will be giving away two 55' LG HD TVs. One will be a random drawing. The second will be drawn from the top ten men and top ten women in the race! Register in advance for only $12. Race day registration is $20. … [Read more...] about Win A 55′ TV At The Super Sunday Sprint
Local Troy business woman Patty Rose is ready to bring art to the Square in Troy. The 1908 building was originally the First National Bank of Troy, and most recently was a cabinet shop. In her first attempt as a fine art gallery owner she is offering local artists booth rental space for With up to 32 spaces/booths artists can rent for as little as $25/month for a 3 ft x 9ft space u up to 150 square feet for $300 month. The vignettes from the building previous tennat help divide the space into rooms. Rent will cover all utilities and expenses, but artists will be asked to volunteer up … [Read more...] about New Artist Gallery coming to Troy Square- Artists Wanted
With St. Patrick's Day right around the corner, Dunaway's Beef and Ale in Troy, Ohio is gearing up for their annual event. With huge crowds and outdoor tents, Dunaway's hosts one of the biggest St. Patty's Day parties in the Dayton area. Big Ragu and the Food Adventures Crew visited the pub recently and was impressed with the menu and drink offerings. Since 1991 owners Brenda and Sandy have offered good food and spirits to the Troy faithful. Known for their roast beef, the friendly staff is always eager to share the daily specials and 11 draft beer choices. Dunaway's is a mom and pop … [Read more...] about Food Adventures Get Lucky at Dunaway’s Beef and Ale