Visions For Vacancies: Ricky's Candy, Cones and Chaos in Broomall

What would you like to see at the former Ricky's Candy, Cones and Chaos site in Broomall?

Do you remember that candy shop in Lawrence Park Shopping Center next to the ? No?

Well, there was a shop there, briefly, called Ricky's Candy, Cones and Chaos that specialized in, you guessed it–candy. It was a kid's dream of sweet treats: candy by the pound and novelty candy, baked goods and even an ice cream sundae bar. But alas, the shop had eventually shut its doors to the public.

The specialty candy store was open to the Marple Newtown community from Monday through Thursday from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday and Saturday from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. and on Sunday from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. What remains is now an empty storefront situated in between in the Lawrence Park Shopping Center and . 

Marple Newtown Patch wants to know what you would like to see at this freestanding restaurant on 2084 Sproul Road in Broomall.

BC March 08, 2012 at 05:21 PM
How about an Arby's? That's gone too. Gino's hamburgers would work, also.
Gloria H. Redding March 08, 2012 at 08:16 PM
KB March 08, 2012 at 09:58 PM
an ice cream place
Bretany Pilko March 09, 2012 at 12:49 AM
i think it would be nice to have a craft type store in that location - like a color me mine.
Bonnie Rubin March 09, 2012 at 04:43 AM
Lauren D. March 10, 2012 at 09:22 AM
Frozen yogurt place or Chipotle!
BC March 10, 2012 at 02:19 PM
I was kidding about the Arby's but I see it is gone. Chipoltie would work well!
Diane December 09, 2012 at 02:23 PM


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