P.C. Richard & Son Events on the East End This Weekend

This weekend, experience great barbeque demos from Weber, Lynx and Viking factory reps at our Southampton and Riverhead Superstores!

Riverhead

Saturday & Sunday, 12pm-3pm
1685 Old Country Road (3/4 miles east of the Tanger Outlets)
Phone: (631) 727-8900

Weber Live Cooking Demo: with hundreds of assembled grills ready to go, you can take them with you or have them delivered the next day. We’re offering free assembly and a 3 piece tool kit with every Weber gas grill!

Saturday, noon to 2pm meet and greet 106/1 BLI’s evening show hostess, Astra! On Sunday, meet and greet WALK 97.5’s Tommy Conway. Complimentary barbeque favorites are courtesy of Cow Palace.

Southampton

Saturday & Sunday, 12pm-3pm
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Interview Recap: Breakfast with Glee at the P.C. Richard & Son Theater!

100+ Glee fans took an early start to the Memorial Day weekend by having breakfast with the cast at the P.C. Richard & Son Theater this morning! Tickets were won on the P.C. Richard & Son Theater site, as well as on the air at Z100 and these lucky fans were able to see the cast of their favorite show being interviewed by Z100’s Elvis Duran and the Morning Show.

The theater was decorated to look like a classroom with chalkboard drawings depicting the Glee logo and characters from the show. The Elvis Duran morning crew sat at a teacher’s desk, and Glee cast members Kevin McHale (Artie), Cory Monteith (Finn), Mark Salling (“Puck”), Jenna Ushkowitz (Tina), Naya Rivera … Read more...

Win a Bose® Lifestyle® V25 System!

The new Bose® Lifestyle® home entertainment systems deliver vivid, theater-like sound that brings movies, sports, video games and music to life. And with the proprietary Unify intelligent integration system, it lets you enjoy that experience easier than ever before. Easy-to-follow onscreen messages guide you through the setup process. The remote control and navigation menus make your entire system so simple to use, you may not even need the instructions. This unique combination of performance and simplicity is only available from Bose, and you have a chance to win the Lifestyle® V25 System! This is a $2,499 value that you really can’t pass up.

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How To: Beat the Heat

We’ve already covered how to choose the best air conditioner for you and what you need to know to keep it running like new, so, putting A/Cs aside for now, here are some additional ways you can keep cool in this weather:

1. At night, open your windows and turn on any ceiling fans so that they are spinning counter-clockwise to circulate the air. In the morning, close the windows to trap the cooler air inside while it lasts (especially during peak heat times of 10am – 2pm). Closing your blinds and curtains will help the cooler air last longer, espeically on the south or west sides of your home where the sun beats most.

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About Sharp Quattron TVs: “Ooooh, Myyyy!”

3D TV has been the talk of new TV technology lately, but there’s a new 2D technology coming into play, too. You’ve probably seen the great TV commercials featuring George Takei in a white lab coat explaining Sharp’s newest advancement: “Quattron” quad pixel Technology. But what is this crazy “quad-pixel” talk and what’s so different about it?

Normally, televisions display colors using a series of red, green and blue pixels that come together to form a bigger picture. Quattron TVs display these same pictures with yellow added to the palette, which lets you see never-before-seen colors on your TV. These TVs are Energy Star 5.0 compliant, which is the strictest Energy Star level yet. The yellow pixels produce a … Read more...

Come Join Our Hiring Open House in CT and NJ!

Stop by our Carteret, NJ or Danbury, CT locations today and tomorrow (May 24 and 25) for our hiring open house! We’re looking for great people to fill sales, clerical, and stock positions. If you can’t make it to the locations below, you can also apply online.

Danbury, CT

Hiring: sales associates, clerical and stock positions
Location: 110 Federal Rd. (former Circuit City on Route 1)
Time:  9am-6pm Monday & Tuesday

Carteret, NJ

Hiring: sales associates
Location: 2 Germak Drive (Carteret Corporate Office)
Time: 9am-6pm Monday & Tuesday

We look forward to seeing you there!

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5 Things You Need to Know About Air Conditioners

When the temperatures rise an increase in air conditioner use is the result, there are some important things you should know about your units. Here are 5 things to watch out for and techniques for increasing the life and efficiency of your air conditioners.

1. Change the filter often during the cooling season

While your air conditioner is cooling you off, it’s acting as an air purifier as it prevents outside debris from blowing into your home. When was the last time you took a look at your unit’s air filter? Cleaning or changing it will increase efficiency, decrease your energy bill, and can potentially benefit your family’s health. Make a mental note to clean the filter at least once … Read more...

P.C. Richard & Son’s Pat Dehner Talks Home Theater Systems on Fox News Connecticut

You may have seen Pat Dehner on TV in New York talking about the hottest products from P.C. Richard & Son before. He’s now made his way to Connecticut to talk to our friends at Fox News about how to create and organize your own home theater system! Here is the clip of Pat explaining everything home theater from May 14:

“When it comes to home theater, it’s not just the picture,” Pat explained, “but it’s also the sound.” First, Pat talked about the Sony Blu-Ray Home Theater System with 5.1 surround sound, Blu-Ray player, and 285 watt subwoofer. It comes with 5 speakers: 2 for rear channel, 2 for front channel, and a center channel for the dialogue. The … Read more...

Meet Bernie Parent in Northeast Philadelphia as Our Grand Opening Celebration Continues!

Our first Pennsylvania store in Northeast Philadelphia has had an amazing grand opening celebration so far. In addition to our impressive grand opening sale, meet and greets started with autographs from Smokin’ Joe Frazier, Ike Reese and Hugh Douglas last week, and will continue with Bernie Parent this week on Thursday, May 20!

Bernie Parent will be signing autographs on May 20 from 2-4:30pm at the Northeast Philadelphia P.C. Richard & Son Superstore. He is a two-time Stanley Cup Champion and NHL Hockey Hall of Famer who played for the Philadelphia Flyers for many years in the 60s and 70s. After his retirement, the Flyers retired his jersey number (1) in his honor. He spent several years with the Flyer’s … Read more...

Win a Chance to Visit the Yankees Dugout and See a Game from P.C. Richard & Son!

Attention, Yankees fans! Your child can win a once-in-a-lifetime experience to visit the Yankees dugout during batting practice before the game on June 11, 2010 from P.C. Richard & Son! A Yankees representative will meet your child and escort him/her to the dugout for a tour, take pictures, and potentially meet some of the team. They will receive baseballs and pens and wait for the players to come in and out of the dugout for autographs. Bring your camera, as the representative will capture the entire dugout experience in photos. Once the dugout visit is over, you, your child, and 2 friends or family members will receive tickets to the game against Houston!

Entering is easy:

  1. Record a video of
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