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[13 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | 23 views]
Where to find clean water in Charleston

Last week’s chemical spill had Charleston residents scrambling and getting their hands on any clean water water that they can find. Schools closed and business has halted as a result.
If you are running low on water supplies, here’s how you can find clean water in Charleston, WV: wvfindwater.com. The site show a map of Charleston and the surrounding area, with markers showing where you can get clean water for general use, laundromats, places where you can have a shower, as well as restaurant and food shops. You can also filter …

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[10 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | 72 views]
West Virginia International Auto Show

The 2014 International West Virginia International Auto Show is slated for the weekend of January 24 through 26, at the Charleston Civic Center in Charleston, WV.
The 3-day event will feature exhibits, demonstrations, and showcases from Ford, duPont Registry™ Live, Luxury Loft, and the Car Clubs of West Virginia. There will also be an EcoBoost Simulator from Ford, as well as a customized Ford Mustang Pool Table.
Lizard Lick Towing Co-Star Bobby Brantley will be in attendance, and will be signing autographs on January 25 (between 11 am to 5 pm), …

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[8 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | 14 views]
Addams Family Musical

They’re creepy and they’re kooky, mysterious and spooky. One of America’s favorite families is coming to Charleston, WV!
The Addams Family musical will be staged at the Clay Center for the Arts and Sciences of West Virginia on January 19, 2014. This smash-hit comedy brings to life the dark yet delightful world of Gomez, Morticia, Uncle Fester, Grandma, Wednesday, Pugsley, and Lurch. Tickets start at $43 for balcony seats, and is available for sale at the Clay Center Online Box Office.
Based on the cartoon characters created by Charles Addams, the musical …

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[6 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | 13 views]
Musical Grounds European Coffee House

Are you starting to get bored with your usual cup of Joe? Get a fresh taste with the brews over at the Musical Grounds European Coffee House over the Capitol Market in 800 Smith St. in Charleston, WV.
Headed by Fayetteville local Joe Dangerfield, he aims to bring good coffee to Charleston, using coffee grounds sourced directly from the farmers, ensuring their freshness and flavor. Since coffee is grown and harvested from different parts of the globe, the offering at the coffee shop is expected to change depending on the …

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[3 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | 14 views]
2014 Shirley Schweizer Winter Walk

Bundle up and enjoy Nature in the winter at the 2014 Shirley Schweizer Winter Walk happening on Saturday, January 25, 2014, 2:00 p.m. at the Kanawha State Forest, in Charleston, WV.
Sponsored by the Kanawha State Forest Foundation and the Mary Ingles Trail Blazers, this is an ecology walk in the woods headed by Doug Wood. The theme for this hike is “Comparing Kanawha State Forest with a Surface Coal Mine.”
Assembly is at the swimming pool area of the Kanawha State Forest. There will be hot drinks, hot soup and snacks. …

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[1 Jan 2014 | Comments Off | 6 views]
Hello 2014!

We wish you luck on new beginnings and may you have a fruitful new year!

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[30 Dec 2013 | Comments Off | 34 views]
Shepherd’s Café

Get a taste of New Orleans at Sheperd’s Café on 920 Main Street, Charleston, WV.
With Antonio Lewis working the stoves, you are guaranteed to have authentic Creole and Cajun fare from the New Orleans native, with ingredients flown directly from the state. Lewis is backed by 18 years of experience working in various kitchens of New Orleans restaurants, learning and adapting trade practices and secrets. He assures that there’s something for everybody’s tastes in his cooking: Creole relies heavily on the seasonings, while it’s Cajun dishes that are heavy on …

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[26 Dec 2013 | Comments Off | 11 views]
Free Holiday Movies at the Culture Center

If you’re looking for post-Christmas activities for the family, there’s no better place to be than at the Culture Center at the State Capitol in Charleston, WV.
The Norman L. Fagan West Virginia State Theater will be screening holiday movies for FREE, twice daily starting today, December 26, and on December 27, and 28, 2013. The movies to be screened are The Smurfs 2, Monsters University, and Planes, the spinoff from the Disney movie, Cars.
The movies are scheduled for 11:00 am and 2:00 pm. There are also Children’s winter crafts projects …

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[25 Dec 2013 | Comments Off | 4 views]
Happy Holidays!

We join the nation in celebrating the holidays and wish you all a wonderful day!

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[23 Dec 2013 | Comments Off | 160 views]
New Year’s Eve Bash at the Holiday Inn & Suites Charleston West

Bid adieu to 2013 and welcome 2014 in style at the Holiday Day Inn & Suites Charleston West in Chalreston, WV.
Enjoy great service and comfort as you celebrate the year end with their New Years Eve Package that includes the whole she-bang:

Overnight accommodations
Complimentary champagne in the room
Dinner buffet for two
Two tickets for either the 8 pm or 10 pm show
Champagne toast at midnight
Admission to the dance party after the shows
Grand breafast buffet for two
Late check out

The New Year’s Eve Bash 2013 is exclusive to those availing the package, and will …