Sarah Poole/News Todd Bender is the owner and bartender at The Bender Pub & Grill in Danville.

Sarah Poole/Mount Vernon News

Todd Bender is the owner and bartender at The Bender Pub & Grill in Danville. Request this photo

 

DANVILLE — Two years ago, Todd Bender and his wife Shelley Ansel purchased and opened their bar, The Bender Pub & Grill, 506 S. Market St., Danville, at the location of an historic bar that has been in Danville for 108 years.

“I’ve been in the restaurant business for 35 years, so it was kind of the next step to work for yourself and getting to call the shots,” Bender told the News.

 

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