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Wheeling Jesuit Names Mount Music Scholarship Winner

July 31, 2015 When Bernadette Tirador moves into her residence hall at Wheeling Jesuit University in August, she will be the third student to receive the Mount de Chantal Music Scholarship, a fund established by... more »»

Half Dolls Embody a Whole Lot of Charm

July 31, 2015 Many people aren’t sure what a half doll is, or why they were made. But I learned early about these antique treasures. more »»

Living Historian Explores U.S. Grant’s Military Experiences

July 31, 2015 Living historian Kenneth Serfass of Gettysburg portrayed Gen. Ulysses S. Grant at two area libraries last week, offering a personal perspective on the famous military leader. more »»

Junior League Plans Playground Upgrade

July 27, 2015 By BETSY BETHEL Life Editor A handicapped accessible swinging boat and a sensory exploration wall highlight the expansion and renovation work the Junior League of Wheeling has planned for the Janie... more »»

Junior League Plans Playground Upgrade

July 27, 2015 A handicapped accessible swinging boat and a sensory exploration wall highlight the expansion and renovation work the Junior League of Wheeling has planned for the Janie S. more »»

Summer Sanctuary

July 26, 2015 Sitting on her cozy second-story balcony surrounded by a variety of colorful plants, Lynette Pellarin is one of two Edgwood residents who say tending to a flower garden each summer has blossomed int... more »»

august calendar

July 26, 2015 Aug. 1-31 — Oglebay Institute’s Schrader Environmental Education Center, Oglebay Park, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Saturday and noon-5 p.m. Sunday. Au. more »»

Special Activities

July 26, 2015 Ohio County Council The Ohio County Community Educational Outreach Service will meet at the Valley Grove community building at 10 a.m. Monday, July 27. more »»

Cunningham Marks 90th

July 26, 2015 Paul A. Cunningham of Beech Bottom will celebrate his 90th birthday on Monday, July 27. He was born on July 27, 1925 in Power. more »»

Beach Trip Includes Vintage Games

July 26, 2015 Riding home from the beach in the back seat of a Honda minivan recently gave me a hopeful experience. more »»

Nagy Celebrates 98th

July 26, 2015 Martha F. Surowka Nagy of Wheeling, formerly of Blaine, celebrated her 98th birthday on Thursday, July 23. She was born July 23, 1917 and was married to Frank “Tarzan” Nagy until his death in 1978. more »»

Former Shadyside Resident Pens First Volume in Trilogy

July 26, 2015 Former Shadyside resident Josh Kent’s first novel — part of a projected trilogy — is getting good response from fans of horror, fantasy, adventure and supernatural genres. more »»

Plein Air Workshops Set During Annual Event

July 26, 2015 Painters will take to the streets of Wheeling on Friday through Sunday, July 30 and Aug. more »»

Table Rock to Serve as Setting For Fourth Farm to Fork Event

July 26, 2015 The Wheeling Symphony Auxiliary’s fourth annual Farm to Fork event is set for Saturday, Aug. 22, and — as always, organizers noted — is fast reaching capacity of 100 guest. more »»

Hogan’s a Hero

July 26, 2015 Susan C. Hogan’s passion and interests have touched many in the Ohio Valley and beyond. more »»

YSS Plans Youth Celebration

July 26, 2015 The annual free celebration for local children and their families sponsored by Youth Services System will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 6, at Wheeling Park. more »»

‘It’s Wheeling History’ Trivia Challenge

July 26, 2015 The inaugural “It’s Wheeling History” championship game will be held at the historic Blue Church at 12th and Byron streets in East Wheeling at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 7. more »»

Toss Corn Into the Mix

July 21, 2015 The two most common side dishes at a barbecue are coleslaw and potato salad. But as much as I love those, I firmly believe it’s time for corn salad to take its rightful place at the picnic table. more »»

Make Sure Spuds Aren't Duds

July 21, 2015 I’m not a fan of potato salad that tastes like a bunch of spuds smothered in mayo. I want more. At the very least, I want to taste the potatoes. more »»

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