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Out & About

O’Brien, Thompson Bring ‘Joy to the World’

Singer Mollie O'Brien, a Wheeling native, is slated to perform with pianist Bob Thompson, along with his band The Bob Thompson Unit, for the Joy to the World holiday jazz show set for 8 p.m. today at the Capitol Theatre in Wheeling.The show is one in a series of three concerts being produced by ...

Candy Cane Hunts Sweet Fun

Oglebay Institute's Schrader Environmental Education Center will host "Merry and Bright Candy Cane Hunts" from 5-6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 13 and Saturday, Dec. 20.Participants should bundle up, bring a flashlight and see how many candy canes they can find on the trail. Certain ones may win a ...

Photo Exhibit At Artisan Center

The Wheeling Artisan Center will host a photography exhibition by the Ohio Valley Shutterbugs Club, through Dec. 27 in the 3rd Floor Loft Gallery.The Ohio Valley Shutterbugs Club was formed six years ago and meets regularly at 6 p.m. on the second and fourth Tuesday of each month at Artworks ...

Holiday Favorite To Be Performed in New Martinsville, Wheeling

Enhance your Christmas season with the Mid Ohio Valley Ballet's performance of "The Nutcracker" at 7 p.m. Monday,?Dec. 8 at the Lincoln Theater in New Martinsville.Presented by ArtsLink and sponsored by Ken Block in memory of Pat Block, this classic will delight and entertain adults and ...

At Mansion Museum and Towngate Theatre

Area residents have several chances to see the "The Nutcracker" ballet. when Oglebay Institute's School of Dance will present the holiday favorite several times at two Oglebay Institute venues.Performances take place at 1 p.m. and 3 p.m. Sundays Dec. 7, 14 and 21 at the Mansion Museum in ...

‘Sauce Boss’ Will Be Cookin’ at Blues Tuesday

Bill "Sauce Boss" Wharton will not only bring his smoking slide guitar to Heritage Music's Blues Tuesday on Dec. 9, but he'll bring his own hot sauce to cook up a big pot of gumbo to feed the crowd.Blues Tuesday is set for 7 p.m. at River City Restaurant, 1400 Main St., in downtown Wheeling.The ...

Honky Tonk Sweethearts ‘Home for Christmas’

The Honky Tonk Sweethearts is hosting its second "Home for Christmas" show at 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6 at the Capitol Theatre in Wheeling. The concert is a fundraiser for Boatsie's Boxes, a local charity that provides care packages to military men and women serving overseas, and the show will ...

Charlie Dynamite Reunion Show Set at Smart Centre Market

Smart Centre Market will host a reunion show of Charlie Dynamite & His Short Fuses tonight as part of the First Friday celebration in Wheeling.The band plays a mixture of traditional bluegrass and gospel as well as distinctive arrangements of songs by the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan, ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

"Camelot"at the Capitolon SundayBroadway at the Capitol will present "Camelot" at 7 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, at the Capitol?Theatre.Tickets are available for "Camelot" at WesBanco Arena box office, online at etix.com or charge by phone at 800-514-3849. For more information, call 304-233-4470.The ...

Holiday Card to Wheeling Offers A Celebration of Choral Art

West Liberty University choir and friends, with support from the Vance Memorial Church special music fund, and the Nutting Foundation Arts and Ideas Program, will present its annual holiday concert at 3 and 7 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 7 at Vance Memorial Presbyterian Church, 905 National Road, ...

Celebrate the Holidays With Family Programs At the Schrader Center

Oglebay Institute will host two holiday-inspired programs for families at its Schrader Environmental Education Center, located in Oglebay Resort.Putting a new twist on the traditional holiday craft project, the "Night Tree" family event takes place from 2-3:30p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6.Guests will ...

‘Symphony on

The Wheeling Figure Skating Club, the Pittsburgh Figure Skating Club and three professional skaters will perform to music by the Wheeling Symphony Orchestra under the baton of Andre Raphel, WSO music director, when Main Street Bank presents Symphony on Ice at WesBanco Arena in Wheeling on ...

M-80s To Rock River City

New wave music rocks River City at 14th and Main streets in Wheeling starting at 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 29 in a special performance by the M-80s.This theatrical power pop rock band specializes in new wave music from the 1980s. Evocative of the era, the M-80s band plays music of the Cars, Cyndi ...

Area Singers Invited to First Night Pittsburgh Sing-Off

The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust has announced that legendary singer, songwriter and entrepreneur Smokey Robinson will serve as the judge for Highmark First Night Pittsburgh's annual Sing-Off competition. The Pittsburgh Cultural Trust is searching for musically talented students to audition for ...

Panel to Address ‘Hildebrand Versus Hitler’

Hitler's invasion of Poland in September 1939 rocked the civilized world and triggered World War II. A story not as widely known during the run-up to WWII concerns the Catholic philosopher Dietrich von Hildebrand -who valiantly stood up to Hitler's war machine, starting in the 1920s. Hildebrand ...

WHAT’S GOING ON

Lunch WithBooks TuesdayAuthor Marie Manilla will discuss her novel, "The Patron Saint of Ugly," at noon Tuesday at Lunch With Books at the Ohio County Public Library.The book is about a family of Italians from Sicily and Calabria and Italian-American West Virginians. The autor will focus on her ...

Cool Stuff, Made Locally

Saturday, Nov. 29 is a big day for everyone at Oglebay Institute. It's the fourth annual Small Business Saturday, when people across the country come out and shop to support their favorite local businesses.OI encourages area residents to visit the Stifel Fine Arts Center on National Road and ...

Murphy to Perform at The Strand

Landau Eugene Murphy Jr., the dreadfulness classic crooner vocalist who won season six of NCB Television's "America's Got Talent" is bringing his 2014 Classic Christmas Celebration to Moundsville for the first time on Sunday, Dec. 7 with a holiday performance at the historic Strand Theatre, 811 ...

‘A Christmas Carol’ On Towngate Stage

Just in time for the holiday season, Oglebay Institute's Towngate Theatre presents the timeless classic "A Christmas Carol." It will be staged for two weekends - Dec. 5-7 and Dec. 12-13.Adapted from Charles Dickens' classic tale by Wheeling playwright Jeremy Richter, the show includes all the ...

‘Meet Me in St. Louis’ on Stage

The Park Players of Wheeling Park High School will present its fall play, a timeless theatrical comedy, "Meet Me in St. Louis," Sunday, Nov. 23 through Tuesday, Nov. 25.The play will be held in the high school's J.B. Chambers Performing Arts Center.The curtain goes up at 3 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23, ...