Weekly Local Business Feature - Children's Museum of the Ohio Valley
The Children’s Museum of the Ohio Valley (CMOV) is our first stop on our weekly local business feature!   The CMOV is a place where children from ages two to ten can come and enjoy exhibits that are geared to encourage independent learning.  The new executive director, Terra Crews, is very excited with the upcoming changes taking place at the CMOV.  She has a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Journalism from West Virginia University.  She has worked with non-profit organizations...
SNOW DAY at Oglebay
Wheeling CVBlog: Snow Days The Nutting Winter Sports Complex By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA     The excitement of winter is under way at Oglebay with the opening of the Nutting Winter Sports Complex, slated for Friday, Dec. 15. This year, guests will also be able to enjoy tubing in addition to skiing and snowboarding. Slopes will be open Friday through Sunday, weather permitting, and on school closings for Ohio County Schools.   The new snow tubing attraction fea...
Holidays at the Capitol
Wheeling CVBlog: Holidays at the Capitol By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA The holiday season brings along tons of fun and family entertainment to Wheeling’s Capitol Theatre. Here is a look ahead at some upcoming events: Wheeling Jamboree Christmas Country Music Spectacular (Dec. 2) – The iconic Wheeling Jamboree returns to the Capitol Theatre for the Country Music Spectacular on Saturday, Dec. 2 at 7:00 p.m. Acclaimed country music vocalist Mandy Barnett will make her first appearance on t...
Winter Festival of Lights
Another holiday season is upon us, and that means the return of the Winter Festival of Lights at Oglebay. For 32 years, this one-of-a-kind light show has dazzled the Wheeling community and visitors from far and wide. This year brings some exciting additions for guests to enjoy.   The Festival of Lights encompasses over 300 acres of twinkling light displays stretching along a six-mile drive. With the addition of two new displays this year, there are 89 light attractions throughout the ...
40th Annual Oglebayfest
Wheeling CVBlog: 40th Annual Oglebayfest By: Jennifer Materkoski, MA     The changing leaves and start of October signifies that Oglebayfest is just around the corner. This year is extra special, as the resort will celebrate the 40th anniversary of the event.   The three-day festival, which begins Friday, Oct. 6, originally began in 1978 as a show of gratitude to the community on Oglebay’s 50th anniversary. Oglebayfest offers a variety of activities for the ...