L & J Liquors lets patrons build their own six-pack
New Business Spotlight
Linda and JR "Wayne" Ebersole own L & J Liquors of Williamsport, which opened April 6 at 1 W. Potomac St. in Williamsport. (By Kevin G. Gilbert/Staff Photographer / December 5, 2012)
Owners: Linda and JR “Wayne” Ebersole
Address: 1 W. Potomac St., Williamsport
Opening date: April 6, 2012
Products and services: L & J Liquors is focused on providing products at competitive prices, in an orderly and friendly atmosphere. We sell wine, liquor and beer, including a “build-your-own six-pack” option so folks can try different brands. Due to the store’s close proximity to Conococheague Creek and the Potomac River, we sell bait, including night crawlers and mealworms.
Target market: Williamsport and surrounding areas
How did you get into your business, and what motivated you to start it? JR and Linda enjoy entertaining and hope to help others have fun. In addition to providing beer, wine and liquor, they hope to share party-planning tips to make entertaining easier and more fun for hosts/hostesses.
Number of employees: Six part-timers
Hours: Monday to Saturday, 9 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 6 p.m.
Phone number: 301-223-8182
Facebook page: www.facebook.com/LJLiquorsOfWilliamsport