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Kickoff of Wheeling’s Summer Events Postponed Until August

WHEELING — In light of the COVID-19 pandemic, the kickoff of Wheeling’s summer events has been postponed until August. This includes Waterfront Wednesdays, Toe Tappin’ Tuesdays, Toe Tappin’ Tuesday’s, Too and Movie Nights. City Manager Robert Herron said while it was a difficult ...

Library Publishes Its First Issue Of Upper Ohio Valley Historical Review

WHEELING — Founded by the Wheeling Area Historical Society in 1968, the Upper Ohio Valley Historical Review is the only publication of its kind in the northern panhandle of West Virginia. Dedicated solely to local history topics, it has become a treasured publication and valuable tool for ...

Artworks’ Gallery Hop Reception Tonight

WHEELING — If the ice and snow prevented anyone from attending the February Gallery Hop and opening of “Departure From Reality,” you are in luck. This is a two-month show and will continue through the month of March. The photographers will be present at the Gallery Hop on Friday, March ...

Program Looks Back At Women Aviation Pioneers

WHEELING — The next Lunch With Books program at noon Tuesday, March 10, at the Ohio County Public Library in downtown Wheeling will focus on “Breaking Through The Clouds: The First Women’s National Air Derby.” Executive Producer Heather Taylor will discuss her documentary about the ...

Music of 1960s and ’70s Celebrated At Undo’s Elm Grove Saturday Night

WHEELING — Undo’s Elm Grove will present an evening of nostalgic live music from the 1960s and ’70s from 8-11 p.m. Saturday, March 7, with the specialty band Vinyl Soul and featuring a ’60s and ’70s costume contest with prizes. “This will be a special night at Undo’s Elm ...

BluesDays Returning to River City in March

WHEELING — How many times have you heard people say, “Wheeling? Sure, I’ve passed through there.” Wheeling certainly is a throughway to many places, and luckily for blues fans, many blues musicians finding themselves on the way from gig to gig love to make a bonus stop in Wheeling for ...

Freshman Plays To Be Presented at Wheeling Park High School

WHEELING — Wheeling Park High School’s Introduction to Speech and Theater classes will present two one-act plays at 3 p.m. on Sunday, March 1, in the Phyllis A. Beneke Theater. The plays, “It’s Not You, It’s Me” and “10 Ways to Survive the End of the World,” both by Don ...

Grave Creek Mound Tablet Talk at Library Wednesday

MOUNDSVILLE — The Moundsville-Marshall County Public Library invites the public to hear buried truths uncovered at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, in the program “Hoax-Buster: Delf Norona on the Grave Creek Tablet.” A research paper titled “Norona’s Risk of Criticism” will be ...

Lunch With Books Eyes 19th Amendment

WHEELING — March is Women’s History Month, and Dr. Katharine Antolini present a program at noon Tuesday at the weekly Lunch With Books program at the Ohio County Public Library in Wheeling to observe the 100th anniversary of Congress passing the 19th Amendment recognizing the right of women ...

Bridge Street Middle School To Present ‘Into the Woods’

WHEELING — Bridge Street Middle School presents “Into the Woods” at 7 p.m. on March 6 and 7 and at 3 p.m. on March 8 at the Wheeling Park High School J.B. Chambers Performing Arts Center. Tickets can be purchased beginning Monday at Bridge Street Middle School or at the Performing Arts ...

Celebrate Beethoven with Brew Keepers And The Wheeling Symphony Orchestra

WHEELING — Wheeling Symphony Orchestra announces the next WSO on the GO concert, Beethoven and Brews, featuring our Clarinet Quintet. The performance will be held at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, at Brew Keepers in Wheeling. The concert is free and open to the public. Beethoven turns ...

Enjoy the Sound of WLU’s Wind Symphony on Wednesday Night

WEST LIBERTY — The West Liberty University Wind Symphony, conducted by Dr. Gretchen L. Pohlman and featuring special guest conductor Professor Patrick Garrett, will present a spring concert at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, March 4, at St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, located at 141 Kruger St., ...

Marshall County Strings Benefit Concert Slated For Tuesday

GLEN DALE — The Marshall County Strings Program will present “Decades” at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 25, in the John Marshall High School Center for Performing Arts. This concert will feature well-known music from each decade, beginning with the 1960s. Motown, classic rock and pop music ...

Mystery Theatre Unlimited’s Comedy ‘Popguy’ Comes to The Vue

MOUNDSVILLE — Mystery Theatre Unlimited’s original musical comedy dinner theatre production “Popguy the Sailor Man” will be presented at the Vue Bar and Grill in Grand Vue Park at 7 p.m. today, Friday, Feb. 21. The family-friendly original comedy features musical parodies and ...

MSM Plays Towngate on Saturday

WHEELING — Live music returns to Oglebay Institute’s Towngate Theatre. MSM: Miller, Smith and Mazure will perform at 8 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 22. Having played music together for many years, band members wanted to go back to their roots: acoustic music. Leaving the big amplifiers, drum kit ...

Classical Guitar Quartet to Play At Lunch With Books

WHEELING — Quaternaglia Guitar Quartet, one of the world’s top guitar ensembles, will perform at noon on Tuesday, Feb. 25, at the Lunch With Books program at the Ohio County Public Library in downtown Wheeling. Composed of Brazilian guitarists Chrystian Dozza, Fabio Ramazzina, Thiago ...