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Quilt Art on Display at Loft Gallery

January 12, 2014 Intricate, colorful art quilts — not your great-grandmother’s bed coverings —will be displayed in the Wheeling Artisan Center’s third-floor Loft Gallery for two weeks this month. more »»

Area Artist’s Works Illustrate Youth Edition

January 5, 2014 One of noted Wheeling artist Anne Hazlett Foreman’s fields of expertise — frontier art — has provided the opportunity to illustrate a new version of a classic book depicting a pivotal moment in... more »»

All Aboard!

December 29, 2013 While generations of boys and girls have been delighted by the sight of model trains running around the Christmas tree, the seasonal exposure to toy railroads wasn’t enough for the late John J. “J.J. more »»

Pipe Band to Celebrate Scottish Heritage at Annual Burns Supper

December 23, 2013 Every January, Scots the world over celebrate the birthday of their national poet, Robert Burns, with gatherings called Burns Suppers. more »»

Wheeling Eateries Featured In Cookbook

December 22, 2013 WHEELING — Patricia McDaniel has eaten her way along Historic National Road from Maryland to Illinois. Wheeling, she said, is one of her favorite stops. more »»

Abuse Doesn't Take a Holiday

December 16, 2013 The holiday season is not “the most wonderful time of year” for some Ohio Valley families who live day-in, day-out with domestic violence. more »»

A Presbyterian Retrospective

December 15, 2013 The growth of Presbyterianism in Wheeling, concurrent with the development of the city, will be the focus of a community-wide program offered at the start of the new year. more »»

Doors to the Past

December 8, 2013 Opening doors to the past, visitors to Colonial Williamsburg can catch a glimpse of how the holidays were celebrated in Virginia during the 18th century. more »»

Historic Berkeley Plantation Is Stately and Charming

December 8, 2013 Tucked away at the end of a narrow, tree-lined lane, along a Tidewater river landing, visitors find Berkeley Plantation — site of the truly first Thanksgiving in the New World and the ancestral hom... more »»

Don't Let Black Friday Put You inthe Red

December 4, 2013 With Black Friday looming, Dave Ramsey, the personal finance guru whose radio show reaches 6 million listeners a week, has one overriding piece of advice for holiday spending: don’t go into debt. more »»

Hold On to Your Needles

December 4, 2013 Millions of Americans will head out between now and Christmas to purchase a fresh Christmas tree, but the process can be a bit daunting to the first-time tree buyer. more »»

It's the Most Creative Time of the Year

December 1, 2013 Offering seasonal favorites and innovative features, Oglebay Institute is again presenting a series of holiday events for area families to enjoy. more »»

Food for Thought: Students Ponder First Thanksgiving

November 29, 2013 The roots of the Thanksgiving celebration sparked an "epic" discussion at Olney Friends School, where students examined the traditional account of the pilgrims' feast and its role in American culture. more »»

Singing Nuns Recall Record Album, Tour

November 24, 2013 WHEELING — A rare find in a stack of old records has sparked public interest and prompted joyous memories for a group of talented “Singing Sisters” in Wheeling, Looking through a box of vintage... more »»

‘Cirque Holidaze’ Celebrates Holiday Season

November 24, 2013 WHEELING — From humble Orthodox Jewish beginnings, Neil Goldberg’s life has moved in an unorthodox direction. more »»

‘Heart Gallery of W.Va. — Portraits of Hope’

November 17, 2013 The faces — with shy smiles and eyes conveying looks of hope and anticipation — relay a silent message: “Please adopt me. All I want is a family. more »»

Katie Ohh Is Coming Home!

November 16, 2013 In Nashville, doors are opening for Katie Ohh, the 23-year-old Powhatan Point native who sang her way to $1 million in August on “The Winner Is,” but she’s very much looking forward to the curtain... more »»

Mount Artifacts Find Home At Conservatory of Music

November 10, 2013 While Mount de Chantal Visitation Academy exists only in memory now, visible reminders of the fabled school are being placed in a new facility at Wheeling Jesuit University. more »»

Wheeling Symphony Salutes Italian Composers Nov. 8

November 5, 2013 By LINDA COMINS Life Editor While “V” stands for victory, for Wheeling Symphony representatives, V also means Verdi and Vidovic. more »»

See For Yourself

November 3, 2013 While a large group of area students and teachers plan to visit Holocaust sites in Europe next year, residents have an opportunity to learn locally about efforts to remember the millions of people... more »»

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