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St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church plans choral-organ event

The Music Department of St. Matthew’s Episcopal Church, 15th and Chapline Streets, will hold a special event tonight for the Lenten season. St. Matthew’s parish choir is heard numerous times throughout this Lenten season under the direction of Robert Troeger. At 7:30 p.m. today, the ...

Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials bring big sound to Wheeling

“Rough and ready blues played with unmitigated intensity — Swirling, snarling, riveting slide — The Blues Imperials pound out riffs and rhythms like they’re overdosing on boogie juice. Scorching and soulful, joyous and stomping.” That’s how “Living Blues” describes Alligator ...

Linsly Presents 80th Annual Extravaganza Tonight

The Linsly School presents the 80th Annual Extravaganza performance today, March 2, at 8 p.m. in the Capitol Theatre. Celebrating its 80th year, The Linsly Extravaganza is the longest running variety show of its kind in the Ohio Valley, and has become an annual tradition for generations of ...

Bluegrass Music Series Back at Oglebay Institute’s Stifel Fine Arts Center

Some of the region’s best bluegrass, Americana and roots music artists perform in Wheeling as part of Oglebay Institute’s popular Mountain Moon Coffeehouse. Crowd-pleasing performers, expert pickers, talented vocalists and captivating storytellers entertain crowds with foot-stomping tunes ...

Gallery At Towngate Hosts First Friday Events

Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre is hosting several free programs today, March 2, as part of Wheeling’s monthly First Fridays event. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. Attendees can view the exhibit “Sacred and Profane: Paintings, Prints and Drawings from the Past and Present” by Kenn ...

Cinema Returns To Towngate

Cinema returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre for three weekends in March. “Michelangelo: Love and Death,” Alfred Hitchcock’s 1958 masterpiece “Vertigo” and the groundbreaking documentary “Journal to Normal: The Women of War Come Home” will be shown on the Towngate big ...

Johnny Boys Pasta, Pizza ,Wings And More Offers Plenty of Tasty Dishes

WHEELING — Whether it’s trying their freshly made pizza or building your own calzone or oven baked sandwich, Johnny Boys Pasta, Pizza ,Wings and More has a large variety of tasty dishes that keeps their customers returning for more, according to Owner John Angius. Located next-door to the ...

WVNCC Celebrates Black History Month

In celebration of Black History Month, West Virginia Northern Community College will host Samuel W. Black February 20-22 as he presents “Through the Lens of Allen E. Cole — A Photographic History of African Americans in Cleveland, Ohio.” Black’s presentation will discuss the life, ...

ArtsLink Valentine Concert Coming

The last half of the 2017-18 Concert Series sponsored by ArtsLink kicks off with the annual Valentine performance on Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Gold Derrick Gallery on Wells Street in Sistersville. The evening’s entertainment will feature the Jenny Wilson Jazz Trio. ArtsLink president ...

Cinema Returns To Towngate With ‘Fences’

Cinema returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre the weekend of February 16-18. The critically acclaimed drama “Fences” will be shown on Towngate’s big screen as part of its art house cinema program. Produced, directed by, and starring Denzel Washington and written by Pittsburgh ...

‘Music to the Rescue’ Opens Washington Symphony’s Season

The Washington Symphony Orchestra will begin the second half of its 2017-18 season on a high note with “Music to the Rescue.” “Whether it was Superman or Mighty Mouse from our childhood, we knew when we heard that memorable musical motif that help was on the way,” said Principal ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

Meet President Abraham Lincoln at Lunch With Books In September 1862, following the Union victory at the Battle of Antietam, President Abraham Lincoln issued the Emancipation Proclamation, declaring that all slaves in territory still in rebellion on Jan. 1, 1863, would be declared forever ...

Mystery Theatre Unlimited Offers Love for Holiday

Love isn’t just in the air, but also on the water this Valentine’s Day season as Mystery Theatre Unlimited presents its original musical comedy dinner theatre production “Murder on the Luv Boat.” The production will be presented at 7 p.m. today and at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, February 17, as ...

Niles, Keener to Entertain at Third Friday Event

Sean Decker, a member of The Bridge And Tunnel Collective entertainment group, said audience members at Friday’s Third Friday at Artworks event will be treated to a great evening of unique entertainment. The free night of music takes place at 7 p.m. at Artworks Around Town in Centre ...

Homestyle Cooking Keeps Customers Returning for More at Schlepp’s

MORRISTOWN — Whether it’s their rotisserie chicken, dry rub ribs, or a three egg omelet — it’s that signature homestyle cooking in a family friendly atmosphere that keeps customers returning for more at Schlepp’s Family Restaurant just off the I-70 exit near Morristown, according ...

Lunch With Books Highlights LaBelle Nail Factory Collection

At the time of its closing in 2010, the LaBelle plant had been producing its signature cut nail for nearly 160 years. For several years, the building lay empty and idle while nail machines dating to the 19th century, nail processing equipment, and administrative records all lay collecting dust. ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

Country Friends celebrate with music Country Friends Foundation will host Robbie Freshour and Moonlite Edition today and Sands Of Time on Saturday, Feb. 10, at the Memorial Hall, 67 Police Lodge Road, Colliers. The doors open at 6 p.m., the program starts at 7 p.m. and the hall closes at 10 ...

Celebrating the Piano Men of Rock ’n’ Roll

Wheeling Symphony Orchestra’s next concert of the 2017-18 season will be Back to Back: The Music of Elton John and Billy Joel, conducted by Music Director Andre Raphel, featuring guest artist Jeans ‘n Classics. The performance will take place at 7:30 p.m. today, at the Capitol Theatre in ...

Oglebay Offers Dine & Ride to Shows

WHEELING — Experience the best of Wheeling with Oglebay’s new Dine & Ride experience featuring a three-course dinner at Ihlenfeld Dining Room paired with round trip trolley service to upcoming events at The Capitol Theatre in Downtown Wheeling. The Dine & Ride experience will be ...