Beech Tree pub warms carollers at opening

As an English-style gastropub looking to rekindle old traditions, the Beech Tree had a fitting opening night Dec. 6 when it welcomed a troupe of Victorian carollers. Fresh from a reading of A Christmas Carol put on by Kingston Road Village businesses, the singers warmed their pipes at Beech Tree with hot chocolate and candy-cane […]

Construction on Kingston – again

Heading into a third consecutive summer of  Kingston Road construction, Norm Spence says it’s a matter of short-term pain for long-term gain. “It’s one of those necessary things,” said Spence, president of the business community association for Kingston Road Village. “The upside of it is we’re going to get a whole new streetscape by the […]