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Applications for *Free* Community Trees available

Applications are available to plant free community trees at your neighborhood park, school, church, HOA common area, or any other public space.

Cacapon Institute and our partners with the Carla Hardy WV Project CommuniTree program…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Water Crisis Personal Injury Lawyers Request Millions In Fees, Average Person Will Get $525

Press release received from West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse

Charleston, W.Va. – West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) calls a request for nearly $45 million in personal injury lawyer fees for…Continue Reading

Deadline May 22 for entries in Berkeley Arts Council Juried Photography Exhibit

The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces its 2017 National Juried Photography Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The exhibit will be on display June…Continue Reading

Eastern WV Community Foundation Seeking Program Manager

The Eastern West Virginia Community Foundation is actively recruiting a Program Manager to handle day-to-day operations of the organization’s grant and scholarship programs. The Foundation has operated with a three person staff for nearly…Continue Reading

Berkeley County Arts Council Bulletin - May / June Events

Art Exhibits

Continuing through May 20
The Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit
The Art and Earth juried exhibit attracted 144 works by 60 artists from 20 states. Juror Sonya Evanisko of Shepherd…Continue Reading

Historic Shepherdstown to Feature Quilt Events in May

On May 24, Fawn Valentine, a West Virginia quilt expert, will be in Shepherdstown to “read” local quilts from 1 to 3 p.m. and to give a talk, “West Virginia Quilts and Quiltmakers: Echoes from the Hills,” at 7 p.m.…Continue Reading

Volunteers Needed for Tree Planting - Saturday, May 13th

Volunteers from Charles Town Parks and Recs Commission have received 16 free trees through the Carla Hardy WV Project CommuniTree to be planted at Jefferson Memorial Park on Saturday May 13, 2017 at 11:00am. CTree promotes tree planting and…Continue Reading

Artisan Bread Class at Historic Peter Burr Farm

In this two part class, attendees will learn: how to create and maintain a sourdough starter, kneading and rising techniques; they will also make a loaf of bread that will be baked on site; and take home sourdough starter to make bread at…Continue Reading

2nd Jackson’s Raid on the Roundhouse Event This Weekend

On June 19, 1861, Colonel Thomas J. Jackson was given an order by Brigadier General Joseph Johnston to destroy the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad tracks and roundhouse at Martinsburg. (This was before his famous nickname and his rank as a…Continue Reading

French & Indian War Bus Tour June 10

MERCERSBURG, PA – Hop on the bus Saturday, June 10 for a day-long guided bus tour as we explore the significance of the Conocheague District in the French and Indian War (1754 – 1760). The tour begins and ends at the Conocheague Institute’s…Continue Reading

WVCALA: Governor Justice Approves Much-Needed Lawsuit Reforms Passed By The Legislature

Charleston, W.Va. – Legal watchdog group West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) is applauding Governor Jim Justice and the West Virginia Legislature for enacting additional much-needed lawsuit reforms during the recently…Continue Reading

Shepherdstown Back Alley Garden Tour And Tea Set For May 20-21

The historic town of Shepherdstown will hold its 20th annual Back Alley Garden Tour and Tea the weekend of May 21 and 22.

The event, which is sponsored by the Shepherdstown Community Club, will include a self-guided walking tour of…Continue Reading

Friends Of Music Donate Instruments To Charles Town Middle School

The Friends of Music have donated 13 ukuleles to the music program at Charles Town Middle School. The instruments were presented during a music class at the school on Thursday, April 27.

The accompanying photo shows members of the…Continue Reading

Film & Program: Now is the Time: Healthcare for Everybody - May 18

Now is the Time: Healthcare for Everybody is a new film screening at the Shepherdstown Opera House, Thursday, May 18, 7 p.m., free.

The title aptly mirrors headlines popping up throughout the U.S. People in a rapidly growing nationwide…Continue Reading

14Th Annual Museum Ramble To Spotlight Washington County Museums And Historic Sites

WASHINGTON COUNTY, MARYLAND – The 14th annual Washington County Museum Ramble will be held throughout the month of May. The Ramble has more than 30 participating museums and historic sites located in Washington County, most of which open…Continue Reading

Shepherdstown Rotary Club Awards Grants To Promote Reading

The Shepherdstown Rotary Club has awarded three “Rotary Reads” grants totaling $1,350 to three local institutions to promote reading. The Club presented the two largest grants at its April 18 weekly breakfast meeting at the Bavarian Inn…Continue Reading

Sharpsburg Historical Society to Commemorate Entry of the U.S. Into WWI

At its Thursday, April 27, meeting, the Sharpsburg Historical Society will commemorate the entry of the United States into the conflict now called World War I. The meeting starts at 7:00 in Town Hall, 106 East Main St., Sharpsburg.
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Emmy Award-Winning CNN Correspondent Tom Foreman, Guest Author at Celebrity Dinner

Tom Foreman is an Emmy award-winning journalist whose experience spans more than three decades, and touches virtually every major news story in that time period. Foreman has traveled to all 50 U.S. states and more than twenty countries to…Continue Reading

Third Annual Flip Flop Festival to be held in Harpers Ferry and Bolivar, April 22-23

Come celebrate with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) and the Trail and Town Alliance of Harpers Ferry and Bolivar during the third annual Flip Flop Festival on April 22-23. The event will feature a variety of activities, vendors, music…Continue Reading

National Park Service proposes plan to manage deer populations at C&O Canal and Harpers Ferry

WASHINGTON — The National Park Service (NPS) today made available for public review and comment its plan to reduce overabundant deer populations that threaten the natural beauty and historic scenery at Harpers Ferry and Chesapeake &…Continue Reading

ROCS Local Market expands Smoke on the ROCS BBQ in Berkeley County

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. – ROCS Local Market announces the expansion of its Smoke on the ROCS BBQ menu featuring smoked pulled pork sandwiches, ribs and brisket plus home-style side dishes including baked beans and smoked macaroni and cheese.…Continue Reading

Friends Of Music Donate $500 To Shepherdstown Middle School Jazz Band

The Friends of Music have donated $500 to the Shepherdstown Middle School’s award-winning Jazz Band.

The check was presented during Band class at the school on Thursday, April 13. The accompanying photo shows members of the…Continue Reading

Irish Icons Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill in Berryville, VA April 28

Counry Clare, Ireland - Renowned Irish duo Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill bring their innovative take on Irish music to the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville, VA, in the Northern Shenandoah Valley on Friday, April 28th, at 8:00PM.

“You’re…Continue Reading

ACFF Spring Fundraiser Features Pollinator Film & Discussion

Shepherdstown, WV.—The American Conservation Film Festival 3rd annual spring fundraiser will shed light on threats facing a number of America’s pollinator species and how we can help them at a party including festive food, drink,…Continue Reading

Reserve your tickets for the Contemporary American Theater Festival’s 2017 Season

Get ready for July and reserve your tickets for the Contemporary American Theater Festival’s 2017 Season: the Summer of Six! 

Where will you travel this summer? To an elite university? To the Bronx in 1977? Will you…Continue Reading

Bechdel Jewelers - Part Time Sales Associate Position

Part Time Retail Sales Associate Position

Are you motivated, outgoing and love jewelry?  We have a retail sales position open and you may be the person we’ve been looking for.

Apply at:
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Next Friends Of Music Concert Set For April 29 In Shepherdstown

The Friends of Music will present the fourth concert of their current season at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29 at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Shepherdstown, WV. The concert will feature the Two Rivers Piano and Winds Ensemble. The pianist…Continue Reading

Free Smart Device Workshop Offered To Help Martinsburg Residents See How Easy It Is To Be Green

MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – Earth Day is April 22 and it serves as a great reminder for us all to consider how we are impacting the environment and what changes we can make to positively impact our environment.

U.S. Cellular associates…Continue Reading

Davy Jones Announces 2018 WV State Senate Campaign

After the effort in the legislature to raise taxes on hard working West Virginians, Davy Jones has decided to run for WV state senate, district 16 in 2018.

Mr. Jones has tagged his 2018 campaign as “Freedom, First”.

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Berkeley Arts Council Offers Classes in April

The Berkeley Arts Council is offering two art classes taught by Teaching Artist Judith Becker.

“Improving Your Drawing and Rendering Skills” will be on Thursdays 1-4pm, April 13, 20, 27, and May 4.

“Beginning Color Pencil”…Continue Reading

Seventh Annual Art and Earth Exhibit Opens April 5

The Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit will open April 5 at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. There will be a reception and awards presentation on Friday, April 21 from 5-7pm. The exhibit will be on display…Continue Reading

Western Maryland National Parks Reduce Deer Populations to Protect Natural and Historic Landscapes

FREDERICK, Md.—Three Western Maryland national parks this month concluded operations to reduce overabundant white-tailed deer that threaten the historic scenery of two Civil War battlefields and a 5,810-acre hardwood mountain forest. …Continue Reading

ROCS Local Market to host grand opening of new Spring Mills ROCS Fresh Kitchen

FALLING WATERS, W.Va. – ROCS Local Market, a family-owned and -operated chain of 15 area convenience stores, invites the community to attend the grand opening of its new ROCS Fresh Kitchen at 1224 TJ Jackson Drive in Falling Waters, West…Continue Reading

“Gallery on Main” launched in Martinsburg

Bringing color to vacant buildings in downtown Martinsburg is the goal of “Gallery on Main”, a collaboration between the Berkeley Arts Council and Main Street Martinsburg. The program showcases creations by eight local artists. Original…Continue Reading

Widely Acclaimed Film, Embrace, At MD Int’l Film Fest, April 1

HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND – The Maryland International Film Festival presents a screening of the highly acclaimed documentary Embrace on Saturday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. Several events are being planned in downtown Hagerstown to coordinate with…Continue Reading

Washington High Teacher Named State Math Teacher of the Year

Barbara Bryant Zingg, mathematics teacher at Washington High School in Charles Town, was named West Virginia Secondary School Mathematics Teacher of the year by the West Virginia Council of Teachers of Mathematics during the organization’s…Continue Reading

“Ribbon Cutting” Set for 2017 Eastern Panhandle Home Show

The “ribbon cutting” for the 22nd Annual Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association Home Show will be held on Saturday, March 25 at 9:45 am at Berkeley Plaza located at 215 Monroe St. in Martinsburg.

The actual opening of the…Continue Reading

Insurance Account Position - State Farm Agent Team Member

Open Position

Insurance Account Position - State Farm Agent Team Member
(Sales experience preferred)

Click here to view the full job posting and to apply.

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2017 Eastern Panhandle Home Show Offers New Space and Features

At the 22nd Annual Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association Home Show, you will have an opportunity to see over 160 exhibits from all types of businesses.  From landscaping, to heating and air conditioning; building contractors to…Continue Reading

Friends Of Shepherdstown Library Book Sale On Mother’s Day Weekend

FOSL’s Annual Book Sale fundraiser will be held over Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday, May 13 - Sunday, May 14, 2017, at the Shepherdstown Community Club’s War Memorial Building (102 E German Street).  The Book Sale is…Continue Reading

Victor Clairmont, World-Renowned Baritone, to Perform in Hagerstown on Saturday, March 18

The Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, located near HCC on Robinwood Drive, is delighted to invite the community to enjoy his outstanding concert on Saturday, March 18, at 6:00pm.  The concert is free, but a generous freewill offering…Continue Reading

Free Smart Device Workshop Offered To Learn How To Keep Your Home Safe During Spring Break Travel

MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – These days, smart technology allows us to do more than ever from our phones – including protecting and keeping our homes safe. We can shut the garage door from the airport or speak to someone at the front door from…Continue Reading

Martinsburg to Host Upcoming Workshop for Public Input

In accordance with the West Virginia Code Chapter 8A Article 3 Section 11, the City of Martinsburg is updating its Comprehensive Plan which establishes policies for community growth and development for the next 20 years.

Updating…Continue Reading

Is Your Cupcake worth $500? Annual MSM Cupcake Contest Announced

CUPCAKES: Please bring two dozen cupcakes. All cupcakes will be judged. Cupcakes must be in standard cupcake liners.  All cupcakes must contain chocolate with anything else you want to add. Participants may submit multiple entries and…Continue Reading

Historic Shepherdstown Commission’s Speakers Series Opens with March 8 Talk on Forgotten Local Roads

David Bullock will speak on “Forgotten 18th Century Roads: Shepherdstown and the Philadelphia Wagon Road” at 7 p.m. on March 8. The talk will be in the auditorium of the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education…Continue Reading

Art Works to Host Gallery Talk and Q&A with Pat and Beverly Murphy

At 2pm Saturday, April 1, the Berkeley Art Works will host a gallery talk and Q&A session with Pat and Beverly Murphy about their experiences over more than 40 years of the photography program at the Boys and Girls Club in Martinsburg.…Continue Reading

Yoga for Youth - classes for ages 3-9 now registering!

Registration is currently being accepted for the Children’s Yoga at Ambrose Park and the Gateway Children’s Garden. Both classes are on Tuesday evenings, and there are two 4 week sessions available for registration. Session 1…Continue Reading

Harpers Ferry Foundation Announces April Dinner Event and Flip Flop Festival

On Sunday, April 2, Trail and Town Alliance will be sponsoring a Progressive Dinner to raise money for the Flip Flop Festival. Join us at 6 pm for a four-course dinner in four beautiful homes in Bolivar and Harpers Ferry. (Host/cooks are:…Continue Reading

Shepherd to Present Award-Winning Play, “They Call Me Q”

The Performing Arts Series at Shepherd University and Multicultural Student Affairs will present the award-winning play “They Call Me Q” on March 1, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Shepherd University’s Marinoff Theater in Shepherdstown,…Continue Reading

2017 Berkeley County DCA Dinner Honoring Pam Wagoner

Community leaders, Friends, and Business Associates throughout Berkeley County and the Eastern Panhandle plan to recognize Pam Wagoner, owner of The Depot Florist in Martinsburg, as a 2017 Distinguished Citizen in the Shenandoah Council’s…Continue Reading

Art and Earth Exhibit Accepted Artists Announced

The Berkeley Arts Council announced the accepted artists for the Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit, to be displayed at the Berkeley Art Works from April 5 - May 20. There will be a reception and awards presentation on April 21 from…Continue Reading

Upcoming Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program Events

TONIGHT!!  Wednesday, March 1 - Film Series at the Byrd Center - “Dr. Strangelove” from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium.  Stanley Kubrick’s class…Continue Reading

Tickets On Sale Now For March 25 Shepherdstown Orchestra Concert

The Friends of Music will present a Two Rivers Chamber Orchestra concert in Shepherdstown on March 25. The concert will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church at 7:30 p.m. 

Entitled “Songs and Dances of Love,” it will…Continue Reading

Washington County Arts Council hosting “Jon Parks: Southern Exposure”

The Washington County Arts Council hosts two exhibits in March 2017 “Jon Parks: Southern Exposure” will be displayed in the Main Gallery and “Lesley Whalley: Colorful Language” will be featured in the Hall Gallery.Continue Reading

Legal Reform Group Applauds Senate Judiciary Committee Action On Medical Monitoring Reform

Press release received from West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA)

Charleston, W.Va. – Legal reform watchdog group West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA) is praising a change that the State…Continue Reading

Berkeley Arts Council - Arts Participation Survey

One important part of our efforts is the ongoing survey on arts participation that will give city and county planners data on the arts in our area. The survey is designed to assemble data on artists working and potential audiences in Berkeley…Continue Reading

Martinsburg to Host Upcoming Workshop for Public Input - March 17

In accordance with the West Virginia Code Chapter 8A Article 3 Section 11, the City of Martinsburg is updating its Comprehensive Plan which establishes policies for community growth and development for the next 20 years.

Updating…Continue Reading

March Instruction at the Berkeley Art Works

The Berkeley Arts Council announces art classes for March at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg.

Starting March 2, Teaching Artist Judith Becker will offer “Creating and Painting Still Lifes with Symbolism…Continue Reading

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Superintendent Announced

WASHINGTON—Tyrone Brandyburg, a 32-year veteran of the National Park Service (NPS), has been selected as the new superintendent of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, W.Va. He was most recently the superintendent of Carl Sandburg…Continue Reading

Eat Your Heart Out Martinsburg - Celebrate Restaurant Week February 20-25th

From ethnic flair to American classic, Martinsburg offers a variety of dining options for families, date nights, business occasions and more. Food lovers have an opportunity to experience the downtown Martinsburg diverse dining February 20-25,…Continue Reading

U.S. Cellular Will Host Free Device Workshop in Martinsburg to Get Devices Ready for Winter

MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – It is no secret that it can be difficult to get things done in the winter. Things might require a little extra care or attention, and a smartphone is no exception. While winterizing your wardrobe with things like hats…Continue Reading

Attire for Hire Clothing Drive at Blue Ridge CTC

Blue Ridge CTC’s Phi Beta Lambda and Rotaract Clubs along with the Student Activities Board have joined forces and are bringing you Attire for Hire - a clothing drive with a twist.

We are collecting gently used professional/dress…Continue Reading

Berkeley Arts Council Looks Back at Four Decades of the Boys and Girls’ Club Photography

In celebration of Youth Art Month, The Berkeley Arts Council presents a retrospective exhibit of student photographs created over the years in the Martinsburg Boys and Girls Club photography program. The exhibit will be on display at the…Continue Reading

U.S. Cellular offers free Device Workshops to help users create and keep New Year’s resolutions

MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – From health and fitness to adjusting budgets and expenditures, January is the season for smart changes. It sometimes can be tough to stay on track when setting new goals, but smartphones and devices will help you create…Continue Reading

West Virginia Voters Continue To Support Lawsuit Reform

Press release received from West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse

Charleston, W.Va. – According to a new survey by West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA), nearly a majority (48%) of West Virginia voters…Continue Reading

Half Court Shots Win 2 Local (Winchester, VA) Students $500 Each - w/ Video

Two local high school students sink consecutive half-court shots and win $500 each!!!

This just happened on Tuesday, January 31, 2017 at Millbrook High School in Winchester, Virginia at the half time of the Boys Varsity Game. …Continue Reading

Announcing the 2017 Eastern Panhandle Home Show

The Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association (a local 501c6 Non-Profit) is proud to announce its annual Home Show March 25th and 26th at our new location at Berkley Plaza!

The Home Show offers businesses a valuable opportunity to…Continue Reading

Dance Works Registration is Now Open

Arrangements for the fourth annual Dance Works festival, to be held at Musselman High in March, are moving forward with the announcement that dance schools and companies can begin registering for the event. The information and forms needed…Continue Reading

Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Celebrates the 150th Anniv of the Founding of Storer College

In celebration of Black History month and to kick-off the 150th Anniversary of the founding of Storer College, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park invites the public to attend the following programs highlighting Harpers Ferry’s rich…Continue Reading

Upcoming Events at Asbury UMC

‘Living the Five’ Bible Study – Beginning Tuesday; January 31, 2017 7 PM

Asbury United Methodist Church in Charles Town West Virginia invites our entire community to join us for a dynamic new Bible study titled “Living the…Continue Reading

Call for Artists - Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit April 5 - May 20, 2017

The Berkeley Arts Council announces the Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Art Exhibit. The exhibit, which is produced by the Berkeley Arts Council, has the theme “Art and Earth: My Art - My World”. Entries should reflect the…Continue Reading

Martinsburg Renew Call for Volunteers

We are now to a point where we can tap into the community to help further along our vision of enriching the community by enriching each individual.  There are two things that we are looking to you for help.

The first is grant…Continue Reading

Spring League Registrations are open at Martinsburg-Berkeley Co Parks & Rec

We are accepting registration for our spring leagues. For information and links to forms and online registration, see below.

  • Spring…Continue Reading

    January / February Events at Asbury UMC

    ‘Living the Five’ Bible Study – Beginning Tuesday; January 31, 2017 @ 7 PM

    Asbury United Methodist Church in Charles Town West Virginia invites our entire community to join us for a dynamic new Bible study titled “Living the…Continue Reading

    Tickets On Sale Now For March 10 Shepherdstown Rotary Wine-Tasting Dinner

    Tickets are on sale now for the Shepherdstown Rotary Club’s 16th Annual Wine-tasting Dinner, which will be held on Friday, March 10. The event will be held at Shepherdstown’s Bavarian Inn starting at 6:30 p.m. Members of the community…Continue Reading

    Martinsburg ReNew Hosting Community Forum Featuring Motivational Pastor Brad Hill

    Martinsburg ReNew will be hosting the next community forum featuring Rev Brad Hill who is a motivational pastor offering hope to our community. 

    Feb 16. at 6PM (snow date Feb 22)

    Location will be at Josephs Church Community…Continue Reading

    Manufacturers Launch Ad Campaign: Support Scott Pruitt

    Press release received from the National Association of Manufacturers

    Washington, D.C. – The National Association of Manufacturers (NAM) will run ads, starting this weekend, in West Virginia calling on viewers to contact…Continue Reading

    One Night Only - Illusionist Wes Iseli at the Apollo Civic Theatre

    Reality sensation, full-time illusionist, Wes Iseli of The Carbonaro Effect and Wes Iseli’s MAGICLIFE entertains thousands of magic lovers each month at over 400 shows a year.

    Saturday, January 21st, Wes comes to Martinsburg…Continue Reading

    Legal Watchdog Group Applauds Legislative Leaders Commitment To Additional Legal Reforms

    Press Release received from WVCALA

    Charleston, W.Va. – Legal watchdog group, West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse is applauding Senate President Carmichael and House Speaker Armstead for their continued commitment…Continue Reading

    Washington County Museum of Fine Arts Announces Childrens’ Art Workshops

    The following art workshops are available from the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts.

    Dates:

    February 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 25, April 1, and April 8, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
         …Continue Reading

    Western films to be screened, filmed in Berkeley Springs

    BERKELEY SPRINGS, WV - An award-winning independent film company’s Western will be shown Sunday in Berkeley Springs in advance of the company’s filming of a new feature in Morgan County this year.  One-Eyed Horse Productions’ “Day…Continue Reading

    Extended hours offered: Deadline to apply for ACA health insurance January 31st

    This is a reminder that Open Enrollment to apply for health insurance through the ACA Marketplace will end on January 31st.  After that date, a person cannot enroll in health insurance through the Marketplace unless there is a special…Continue Reading

    Tickets Still Available For Jan. 14 Mlk Holiday Concert In Shepherdstown

    Tickets are still available for the second concert of the Friends of Music’s current season, a special Martin Luther King Holiday Concert by the Two Rivers String Quartet. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 14…Continue Reading

    AlSaleh Dental Center Job Opening

    Front Desk Reception

    Our dental practice is seeking an outstanding individual to provide extraordinary service for our patients in the administrative area. If you are organized, self-motivated, and have high energy, you could…Continue Reading

    U.S. Cellular offers free Device Workshops to help users create and keep New Year’s resolutions

    MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – From health and fitness to adjusting budgets and expenditures, January is the season for smart changes. It sometimes can be tough to stay on track when setting new goals, but smartphones and devices will help you create…Continue Reading

    M-BC Parks and Rec Spring 2017 Hockey registration is now open

    M-BC Parks & Recreation is currently accepting registration for our Spring Inline Youth Hockey League.

    The registration deadline is February 24, 2017. Any registrations received after the deadline will incur a $10 late fee. The…Continue Reading

    Photo exhibit by Frank Herrera, “On the Road Again,” opening January 7

    HAGERSTOWN, MD - The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to announce its upcoming photographic exhibition, Frank Herrera: On the Road Again opening January 7, 2017 through April 9, 2017.  A native of West Virginia, Frank…Continue Reading

    Shepherdstown Rotary Club Honors Mike And Deb Luksa

    The Shepherdstown Rotary Club has presented its 2016 Vocational Service Award to Mike and Deb Luksa, the owners of Shepherdstown’s Press Room Restaurant and Coffee and Candlery Store. The presentation was made at the Club’s December…Continue Reading

    Rumsey Radio Hour Comes Back In January 2017!!

    ALL PERFORMANCES SOLD OUT LAST YEAR SO HURRY AND BUY YOUR TICKET NOW!!

    After last year’s incredible turnout, the Rumsey Radio Hour returns to Shepherdstown at Shepherd University’s Marinoff Theater on Saturday, January…Continue Reading

    Morgan County Commissioner Brad Close’s Last State of the County Address

    Berkeley Springs - Morgan County Commission President Brad Close bid a fond farewell to colleagues at the Commission meeting on Dec. 15.  He gave his last state of the county address at the end of the meeting and thanked his colleagues…Continue Reading

    Ecolab: Free Product Available

    Ecolab has 1124 cases (4 1 gal. bottles per case) of Delimer that were filled underweight.  It is good product, but cannot be shipped and it is not cost effective to pour off and re-pack.  Ecolab is looking for organizations that…Continue Reading

    Exmas and Crissmas

    And beyond this there lies in the ocean, turned towards the west and north, the island of Niatirb which Hecataeus indeed declares to be the same size and shape as Sicily, but it is larger, though in calling it triangular a man would not miss…Continue Reading

    Martin Luther King Holiday Concert by the Two Rivers String Quartet to be held January 14, 2017

    Tickets are on sale now for the second concert of the Friends of Music’s current season, a special Martin Luther King Holiday Concert by the Two Rivers String Quartet.

    The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January…Continue Reading

    Appalachian Trail Conservancy: Development and Events Internship

    Development and Events Internship, January 2017 Spring Term  
               
    Location : Harpers Ferry, West Virginia
     
    Department : Membership and Development Department
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    Winter 2017 ZUMBA class is now open for registration!

    Come try this high energy, FUN, Latin-based, calorie burning and cardio workout! Party yourself into shape. Pre-registration is required to attend the class.

    • Classes are Mondays and Wednesdays
    • Dates are from January…Continue Reading

      Winter Co-ed Adult Volleyball Registration is under way!

      M-BC Parks & Recreation is currently registering TEAMS for the Winter Adult Co-ed Volleyball league.

      • This league is TEAM REGISTRATION ONLY.
      • Registration fee is $150 per team
      • There are 3 divisions - Lower,…Continue Reading

        Legal Reforms Improve West Virginia’s Ranking On Annual ‘Judicial Hellholes’ Report

        Charleston, W.Va. – For the second year in a row, West Virginia is no longer considered a “Judicial Hellhole,” according to legal watchdog group West Virginia Citizens Against Lawsuit Abuse (WV CALA). The American Tort Reform Foundation…Continue Reading

        Free device workshop in Martinsburg provides helpful ways to stay organized during the holidays

        MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – It can be challenging to stay organized during the holidays. This year, 84 percent of smartphone users used the calendar on their phone to keep track of appointments and events at least once a month. Whether you are…Continue Reading

        You’re Invited: Martinsburg Comprehensive Plan Stakehoder Session

        In accordance with the West Virginia Code Chapter 8A Article 3 Section 11, the City of Martinsburg is updating its Comprehensive Plan which establishes policies for community growth and development for the next 20 years.

        Updating the…Continue Reading

        More Land at Shepherdstown Battlefield Forever Protected

        Shepherdstown, WV - The Battle of Shepherdstown, fought September 19-20, 1862, is credited as being the decisive action of the historic 1862 Maryland Campaign during the Civil War.  Over 150 years later, local and national organizations…Continue Reading