Children's Museum Offers Beautiful Days in the Neighborhood
Children’s Museum Offers Beautiful Days in the Neighborhood By Cassie Bendel   When the days get long, Terra Crews remembers the words of Fred Rogers. "We live in a world in which we need to share responsibility. It's easy to say, 'It's not my child, not my community, not my world, not my problem.' Then there are those who see the need and respond. I consider those people my heroes," Rogers is quoted. “That resonates with me so much because some think we’re just here fo...
Give Your Wedding the Star Treatment
Give Your Wedding the Star Treatment By Stacey Sacco   Just as the Suspension Bridge, Oglebay Park and Centre Market, The Capitol Theatre is shorthand for home for many of us in Wheeling.   Its brilliantly lit red marquee has displayed the names of famous acts as well as local schools and regional musicians. It is the place many of us were first introduced to classical music or Broadway shows. It was a destination for our first live concerts and date nights.   ...
Need Help Getting Around Town? Wheeling Visitors Guide is Here!
    By Phyllis Sigal     It’s glossy! It’s colorful! And it’s jam-packed with what to do, where to eat and places to stay in the Wheeling-Ohio County area and beyond.   “IT” is the fresh-off-the-presses 2019 Wheeling Visitors Guide, created by the Wheeling-Ohio County Convention and Visitors Bureau.   Over 100,000 copies of the 36-page brochure are distributed locally, as well as throughout the country and even abroad, said Olivi...
ChooseWV: Campaign Focus is Pride in Place
#ChooseWV: Campaign Focus Is Pride of Place   By Nora Edinger   If you film it, they will come.   Calling stray Mountaineers home and attracting prospective ones here might not be quite that simple, but the team behind #ChooseWV figures an inspiring video sure can’t hurt. And, it just might stir up hope among state residents who are already here.   The short film highlighting the state’s beauty and spirit is front and center in an online initiative...
Wheeling Nailers: Fast-Paced Fun in the Friendly City!
Wheeling Nailers: Fast-Paced Fun in the Friendly City. By Nick Musgrave   While our warehouses and factories stand in testament to our tradition of hard work, the crowd at WesBanco Arena is living, breathing (and yelling) proof that Wheeling plays hard, too.   Currently in its 27th season, the Wheeling Nailers is the ECHL affiliate of the Pittsburgh Penguins. And though the hockey itself is top-notch, the entertainment is hardly exclusive to the action on the ice. Live-s...