Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Contact Us | Home RSS
 
 
 

Pollack Elected Into Wheeling Hall of Fame

By LINDA COMINS Life Editor

April 14, 2013

Augustus Pollack, a revered businessman who founded West Virginia’s largest cigar manufacturer, has been elected posthumously to the Wheeling Hall of Fame in the Business, Industry and Professions......

« Back to Article

 
 
sort: oldest | newest

Comments

(2)

justmytake

Apr-14-13 12:57 PM

Could you imagine someone trying to start up a cigar factory in Wheeling today? Gloria would be marching on the site and Tom would be right there beside her. No wonder Wheeling is crumbling.

0 Agrees | 0 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

daWraith

Apr-14-13 6:42 PM

Fascinating story.

Sad today all Whee-ling LEADERS do is look for handouts from the State and Federal Government to finance Crony Capitalist self-serving projects that take money FROM taxpayer pockets and put it into THEIR pockets.

FAIL!

0 Agrees | 1 Disagrees | Report Abuse »

Showing 2 of 2 comments
 
 

Post a Comment

You must first login before you can comment.

*Your email address:
*Password:
Remember my email address.
or
 
 

EZToUse.com

I am looking for: