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‘Annie Hall’ on Big Screen at Towngate

The Wheeling Film Society will present a free screening of Woody Allen’s Oscar-winning film “Annie Hall.” It will be shown at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 10, at Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. A conversation about the film takes place at noon Tuesday, Nov. 14 at the Ohio County Public ...

WLU Gallery Welcomes Artist With Industrial Focus

West Liberty University’s Nutting Gallery features the works of Pittsburgh artist, curator and educator Chris McGinnis. The exhibition, entitled “Ridges and Shafts” opened on Oct. 25 and will remain on display through Nov. 16.  “The ‘Ridges and Shafts’ exhibition was based on ...

Student vocal music groups will perform during the annual fall spaghetti dinner presented by the St. C. Singers on Thursday, Nov. 9, at St. Clairsville Middle School/High School. The dinner will take place from 4-8 p.m. and includes spaghetti, salad, bread, drinks and desserts. Dine-in or carry-out meals will be available. There will be a 50/50 drawing and entertainment throughout the evening. Tickets will be available at the door or in advance from any member of St. C. Singers, who will debut songs from this year’s show. Among the senior members of St. C. Singers preparing for the big event are, from left, Shaqaille McCamick, Shaina Thornton, Kaily Drake, Rhyanna Wiethe, Maya Tadipatri, Lauren Vike, Tyler Powell, Madison Gillotte, Lexi Toothman, Brandan Coleman, Jacob Hendershot and Aziah Robinson.

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Country Friends plan events Country Friends Foundation will host the Light Touch band today and the Smooth Country band Saturday, Nov. 4, at the Memorial Hall, 67 Police Lodge Road Colliers, W.Va. The doors open at 6 p.m,, and the program starts at 7 p.m.. The hall closes at 10 p.m. On ...

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Bluegrass Series Returns to Stifel

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

Clay Works on Display at 3rd Floor Loft Gallery

Wheeling Heritage will welcome Pennsylvania artist Susan Phillips to display her clay works for a November exhibit in the 3rd Floor Loft Gallery of the Wheeling Artisan Center, 1400 Main St. “Clay as Clay” will be on display through Nov. 30. Phillips, now retired, had a 40-year career ...

Exhibit Opening Tonight at Artworks

Realism enhanced with a deft use of light and color are characteristics that might be used to describe Christopher Leeper’s painting style. Breathtaking sun-drenched landscapes as well as quiet, muted winter scenes appear in the collection featured on his comprehensive website ...

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Jimmy Gyro Offers Great Food for Great Value

WHEELING — The recently opened Jimmy Gyro diner, located on the ground floor of the former Roger’s Hotel Building on 14th Street, offers a variety of tasty Greek and Mediterranean dishes. In addition to menu favorites such as: the Jimmy Stewart Steak Gyro, Jimmy “the Greek” ...

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Super Heroes Take to the Ice; Real Heroes To Be Honored

On Friday, Nov. 10, the Wheeling Nailers will take the ice at 7:05 p.m. for a game against the Toledo Walleye — at least that’s how it reads on the schedule. However, thanks to a league-wide promotion, it will be Captain America vs. Iron Man on Marvel Super Hero Night. The ...

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Theo Yianni’s Restaurant offers authentic Greek cuisine

WEIRTON — Theo Yianni’s Restaurant in Weirton continues to provide the best authentic Greek and American cuisine in a relaxing and fun family environment, according to co-owners Yianni Bourbakis and Shawn Mihellis. The tasty new Theo Salmon Salad and hot stuffed pepper sandwich are just ...

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Santini at BluesDay at River City

Brandon Santini, who combines his love and respect for traditional blues with a present, colorful style of playing, is the next BluesDay performer at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 2. Raised in the Piedmont region of North Carolina, Santini purchased his first harmonica in 1997 at the age of 15 ...

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Zombies Invade Towngate

See the film that started the zombie horror genre. Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre will present a screening of George Romero’s 1968 cult classic “Night of the Living Dead” today and Sunday, Oct. 29. Intelligent, crafty and terrifying, this groundbreaking thriller follows a group ...

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WHAT’S GOING ON

Meet Edgar Allan Poe at Lunch  With Books Edgar Allan Poe rises for a special Halloween performance at noon Tuesday, Oct. 31, at Lunch With Books at the Ohio County Public Library. As the inventor of the detective story, a wicked satirist and a master of the thriller, Poe ranks among ...

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‘Disney On Ice’ To Present ‘Frozen’

Feld Entertainment Inc., the worldwide leader in producing live touring family entertainment, will bring the Academy Award-winning and No. 1 animated feature film of all time, Disney’s “Frozen,” to life. “Disney On Ice Presents Frozen” will visit WesBanco Arena in Wheeling today ...

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Monarch Company to Present ‘Dracula’

Join the cast and crew of John Marshall’s Monarch Company for their fall production of “Dracula” at the Strand Theatre, located at 811 Fifth St., in Moundsville.  Performances will be at 7 p.m. today and Saturday, Oct. 28, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29. Jonathan Harker has been ...

Ghastly Tale Promises Halloween Fun at Bethany

Bethany College Theatre continues its 2017-18 Season with its production of Martin McDonagh’s “The Pillowman.” Performances will be held at 8 p.m. today and Saturday, Oct. 28, and 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 29, in the Wailes Theatre, Steinman Hall on the Bethany College campus.  This darkly ...

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River City Halloween

River City’s annual Halloween Party and costume contest is set for 9 p.m. tonight with a DJ, dancing and entertainment by Brian Oliver. The grand prize is a three-night stay in Nashville, and there will be 12 more prizes for best costumes. Ready for tonight are, front from left, Amanda ...

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Bill Gorby & the Musical Mercenaries at Towngate

Live music returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. Bill Gorby and the Musical Mercenaries take the stage at 8 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 28. This popular acoustic trio plays an eclectic array of American music. With roots in folk, bluegrass and old time country, band members perform a ...

‘Hansel & Gretel’ Ballet at Lincoln Theater

ArtsLink’s 2017-18 Concert Series continues on Sunday, Oct. 29, with a performance of “Hansel & Gretel” by the Oglebay Institute Youth Ballet. The show will start at 3 p.m. at the Lincoln Theater with opening numbers by the All Valley School of Dance. “Our ballet performances ...

‘Hansel & Gretel’ Enchants Young and Old

For more than 200 years, children around the world have been captivated by the story of brave siblings “Hansel and Gretel” and their adventures in the woods with fairies, gingerbread children and a house made of candy. Young and old alike can once again enjoy this classic story where good ...

‘Rocky Horror Picture Show’ Returns To The Strand Theatre

The Strand Theatre Preservation Society will continue a Halloween-time tradition with a late-night showing of the cult classic film “The Rocky Horror Picture Show” on Saturday, Oct. 21. Doors open at 10:30 p.m., and the film begins at 11 p.m. Released in 1975, “Rocky Horror” ...