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[13 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 39 views]
West Side Wiener Dog Races

Get your daschund ready and set to go go go at the 8th Annual FestivALL West Side Wiener Dog Races on June 21th at the Stonewall Jackson Middle.
The race is just one of the many events of the FestivALL weekend, and the kick off for other dog events for that day. Registration for the race opens at 10 am until 12:30 pm. Race is from 1:00 pm until 3:30 pm. The race will have four divisions: Senior, Puppy, Adult Division II, and Adult Division I.
Aside from the race, there will …

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[11 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 21 views]
WV Birthday Bash at the Kanawha State Forest

West Virginia is turning another year older on June 20th, and celebrations are about to begin! The Kanawha State Forest kicks it off with a party on the park grounds on Sunday, June 15, 2014.
The party will feature the Kanawha Valley Community Band, who is comprised of volunteer musicians from all walks of life.
There will be birthday cake to share, and refreshing beverages to wash it down and keep you cool. This is a free event, but donations are very much welcomed. Party goers are also requested to bring …

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[9 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 22 views]
Catch Me if you Can

As part of this year’s FestivALL celebration, the Charleston Light Opera Guild is presenting the stage adaptation of the 2002 movie, Catch Me if you Can at the Charleston Civic Center Little Theatre on June 20, 21, 22, 27, 28, and 29.
The story is based on the life of Frank W. Abagnale, Jr., who ran away as a teenager in search for the good life. With nothing more than his good looks, charms, and some forged checks for millions of dollars, he traipsed around the country, with FBI agent Carl …

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[6 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 35 views]
The Corner Kitchen

No time to step out of the office to grab a quick bite? Too exhausted to cook dinner for the family? The Corner Kitchen in Charleston, WV got you covered.
With a simple goal “to serve the best food in the Kanawha Valley at the best price,” the Corner Kitchen is certainly meeting expectations with their $9 home-cooked lunch or dinner meals, cooked fresh that day. Menu change daily, and are posted on their website, www.cornerkitchenwv.com.
The Corner Kitchen is located at the corner of Westmoreland Road and Bigley Avenue. They …

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[4 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 26 views]
Elton John in Charleston

Tickets are still available for Sir Elton John’s concert on June 11 at the Charleston Civic Center.
Charleston, WV is just one of the cities the Grammy-award winning singer and songwriter is visiting in his 2014 world tour. Tickets for the concert are available online through Ticket Master.
Selling more than 300 million records, Elton John is a music icon with a career that spanned over fifty years. Over fifty of his songs were Top 40 hits, seven of which were consecutive number 1 in the US charts. He has garnered several …

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[2 Jun 2014 | Comments Off | 5 views]
Open Mic at the Empty Glass

Are you ready to bring the house down? It’s Monday again, and that means it’s Open Mic night at the Empty Glass!
Already a long standing tradition in Charleston, this a free event and open for all aspiring entertainers. The Open Mic Night is hosted by Brandi Good every first Monday of the month, Little Nomad on the second Monday, Travis Egnor on the third Monday, and Greg McGowan on the fourth Monday.
Other events happening at the Empty Glass this June are:
June 5 – Molly Sue Gonzalez and the Mean Mean …

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[30 May 2014 | Comments Off | 6 views]
Tri-state Comic Convention

Calling all comic collectors and fans! The Tri-state Comic Con is happening on tomorrow, May 31, 2014 at the Big Sandy Superstore Arena, One Civic Center Plaza, Huntington, WV.
Now on its third year, the TriCon is bringing Gail Simone, the artist who gave us Batgirl, Wonder Woman, and the Justice League, among others. Joining her are Pop Mhan (He-Man, The Flash), Jeremy Barlow (Star Wars, Mass Effect: Homeworlds), and many other comic book artists. Mick Foley, WWE Hall of Famer will also be gracing the event.
The convention will have the …

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[28 May 2014 | Comments Off | 99 views]
Laser shows at the Clay Center

There’s still time to catch the laser light show at the ElectricSky Theater of the Clay Center in Charleston, WV.
The show features lasers set to the beat of rock n’ roll music, including U2, the Beatles, and Pink Floyd. Admission for the show is $4 for adults, and $2 for children, students, seniors, and Clay Center members and donors.
Tonight it will be the Laser Country and Laser Vinyl, Laser U2 and Electro Laze on Thursday, Laser Vinyl and Electro Laze on Friday, and back to back Pink Floyd on Saturday …

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[26 May 2014 | Comments Off | 16 views]
Celebrate Memorial Day

Memorial Day marks the start of summer, but it also honors the men and women who fought valiantly in honor of the United States.
Who kept the faith and fought the fight; The glory theirs, the duty ours.
– Wallace Bruce
We give thanks to all Americans who gave their lives in the service of our country, especially to those who continue to serve.

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[23 May 2014 | Comments Off | 22 views]
Music @ the Market

Enjoy live musical entertainment as you shop at the Capitol Market this weekend!
Multi-talented musician and private instructor Chris Reese will be performing today from 11 am to 1 pm. On Saturday, May 24, John Bird will be performing at the porch from 1 pm to 3 pm, and on Sunday, Jennifer Griffith will take her turn on the same time slot.
Music @ the Market will conclude on Saturday, May 31, with The Dread Pirate, Roberts, performing at 1 pm.
The Capitol Market is the place to get the freshest farm …