It turns out love isn’t all you need after all. We all need a little guidance when it comes to the world of love and romance, and this year’s diamond city Best Of Readers’ Poll results will show you just the right spots to hit on your quest. Start paying attention or you’ll be going on first dates for the rest of your lives
Fire and Ice on Toby Creek was voted Best Place for a First Date, so call that special someone, reserve a table and prepare to have your taste buds explode after sampling the free roaming grilled chicken with crab Florentine.
For a quick lovers’ escape, The Frederick Stegmaier Mansion was voted Best Bed and Breakfast for those romantic nights you would like to spend without having to deal with your roommates interrupting your make-out sessions.
You can impress and arrive in luxurious style and class with transportation provided by Parrish Limo, voted Best Limo Service.
Ignore the joggers and dog walkers and get down on one knee as Kirby Park was voted Best Place to Propose to your loved ones. Rainbow Jewelers, voted Best Place to Buy an Engagement Ring, will school you in the ways of cut, color, clarity and carat.
If there is going to be a wedding and you don’t have a clue where to begin, don’t feel overwhelmed; leave the details to Danielle Posternak, winner of the Best Wedding Planner award. You will soon discover the world of color schemes, save the dates and seating charts isn’t so frightening after all.
Some other winners that can help you with your wedding needs are Boscov’s (Best Wedding Registry), Floral Design (Best Flower Shop), Bridal Chateau (Best Wedding Gowns), Stone Ridge Portraits (Best Wedding Photographer), DJ Honey Do (Best Wedding DJ) and Exact Change (Wedding Singer/Band).
Mirage, home of everything from sexy undergarments to club wear, was voted Best Place to Buy Lingerie. Get all dolled up, cash your paycheck and enjoy all that Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs, voted Best Place for a Bachelorette Party, has to offer. But don’t worry about running into the fellas; they are having a fine time living it up and saying goodbye to single life at The Hardware Bar, voted Best Place for a Bachelor Party.
The Highlands at Newberry Estates was voted Best Place to Say I Do. Exchange your lifelong vows in the whimsical secret garden and start off your lives surrounded by family, friends and some of Mother Nature’s finest work.
- tom graham
Best Place to Buy an Engagement Ring Rainbow Jewelers • Best Wedding DJ DJ Honey Do • Best Wedding Gowns Bridal Chateau • Best Wedding Photographer Stone Ridge Portraits • Best Wedding Planner Danielle Posternak • Best Wedding Registry Boscov’s • Best Wedding Singer/Band Exact Change • Best Place to Buy Lingerie Mirage • Best Bed & Breakfast The Frederick Stagmaier Mansion • Best Place For A First Date Fire and Ice on Toby Creek • Best Place to Throw a Bachelor Party Hardware Bar • Best Place to Throw a Bachelorette Party Mohegan Sun at Pocono Downs • Best Divorce Attorney Brad Kurlancheek • Best Place To Get Hitched The Highlands at Newberry Estates • Best Place to Party After You Say “I Do” Genetti Hotel & Conference Center