Business

Help for center

A Caring Place Child Advocacy Center has received financial help from the employees and management at the Ville Restaurant and Bar. Employees at the Ville, located inside the Fort Steuben Mall, donated tips and, with a match from the restaurant, the total raised was $700. On hand for the check ...

Grand opening

Representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce joined with the owners of Vintage Lilac on Nov. 1 for a grand opening celebration. The business, located at 1136 Pennsylvania Ave. in Weirton, offers home decor and antiques. Taking part in the ribbon cutting were, from left, Joyia Lytle; ...

Quick Takes

INDUCTED: Dale Featheringham of Cedar One Realty was one of six Realtors inducted into the organization’s inaugural hall of fame during the recent East Central Association of Realtors membership meeting and banquet. Featheringham, of Bergholz, is a broker at Cedar One Realty and owner of ...

REAL ESTATE TRANSFERS

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Evelyn Faldowski and others to Roy and Pamela Litwin, 0.85 acre, Wells-Warren Township (survivorship). Joseph Ceculski (deceased) to Doris Ceculski, 2.025 acres, Mount Pleasant Township. Susan and William Franke to ...

Open for business

Hidden Acres Lodge and Winery, 33 Pattison Road, Mingo Junction, held its ribbon-cutting on Thursday. The lodge is available for all events and special occasions. It has a large room that seats up to 300, and the winery section can seat 55. Among those celebrating the opening were, from left, ...

The Highlands is getting Hobby Lobby

TRIADELPHIA — Quilters, crafters and home decorators, ready those handpainted shopping bags: Hobby Lobby is coming to the Highlands. The Oklahoma City retailer has been running ads seeking managers for a new store location in Triadelphia. Ohio County Commissioner Randy Wharton, also ...

Bar officers

The Jefferson County Bar Association installed new officers for 2018-19 during a luncheon meeting on Thursday at Scaffidi’s Restaurant and Tavern. Elected as officers were, seated from left, Adam Martello, secretary; Piero Cozza, president; Cerryn Marshall, first vice president; Jane Hanlin, ...

Indian Creek, MarkWest partnering for challenge program

WINTERSVILLE — Indian Creek High School and MarkWest Energy are teaming up with a nonprofit program that connects education and business to hone student success. The school will kick off efforts with the Challenge Program Inc. Monday, and sophomores, juniors and seniors will take part in ...

Best jeweler

Discovery Jewelers, located at 501 Cadiz Road, Wintersville, was chosen as the best jeweler by readers of the Herald-Star in the 2018 Readers Choice Contest. The business can be contacted at (740) 266-2722. -- Staff photo

Beloved toy store FAO Schwarz makes its comeback

NEW YORK (AP) — Three years after it closed its beloved toy store on Fifth Avenue, FAO Schwarz has returned to New York. A new FAO opened Friday in Manhattan’s Rockefeller Center, about 10 blocks from its former home near Central Park. For more than 150 years, FAO Schwarz was known in ...