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DESIGN WORK —  Lily Firm, a senior in the multimedia and design program at Jefferson County Joint Vocational School, reviews WORK the program created as part of a joint project with EM-Media of Steubenville.  
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EM, JVS students join in campaign

BLOOMINGDALE — Multimedia and design students at the Jefferson County Joint Vocational School are joining with Em-Media Inc. for a promotional campaign. The marketing and advertising firm worked with the students to produce promotional pieces to market the school. In addition, students ...

RIVERSIDE WOODSHOP — Ellouise and Brad Shirley, owners of the Riverside Woodshop, a local artisan shop located at 812 Main St., Wellsville, specialize in custom-made furniture and decor. Here the Shirleys stand behind a recently finished custom craps table, while Mrs. Shirley holds a custom-engraved carving board with the four houses and coat of arms of Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry from the Harry Potter series of books.
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Woodworking shop opens in Wellsville

WELLSVILLE — Those who love woodcrafted signs, furniture and other items now can find such a place in Wellsville. The possibilities are endless at the Riverside Woodshop, a new business located at 812 Main St. that sells quality custom furniture creations and decor, all locally handcrafted ...

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State honors Interim HealthCare

BRIDGEPORT — Interim HealthCare of Bridgeport, an in-home health care services provider, received a deficiency-free rating in the tri-annual Medicare survey from the Ohio Department of Health. The survey was conducted during a one-week period to ensure that home health service providers are ...

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Sweet Temptations

Sweet Temptations Pastry Shop recently celebrated its one-year anniversary with an open house. Chamber members gathered to sample pastries and luncheon specials, including stromboli and pulled pork sandwiches on homemade rolls. Sweet Temptations Pastry Shop is located on Marland Heights at 3666 ...

Eat ’n Park plans one-day fund-raiser

PITTSBURGH — Eat’n Park Restaurants will hold a One-Day, One-Dollar fundraiser on Saturday. Restaurant guests will be encouraged to support Eat’n Park’s annual Caring for Kids Campaign, which benefits children’s hospitals throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio and West Virginia. Patrons ...

Quick takes

SHOWING SUPPORT: Some area funeral homes are part of the Vital I.C.E. app program, allowing them to assist local first responders in helping to save lives. The J.E. Foster Funeral Homes in Toronto and Smithfield, as well as the Greco-Hertnick Funeral Home in Weirton and the Dodds Funeral Home ...

Real estate transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Norma Taylor to Corey Peters, 0.921877 acre, Knox Township. Virginia and Jeffrey Riley to Jeffrey Riley, 4.613 acres, Island Creek Township. George Irvin (deceased) to Cheryl Irvin, lot 52, Robert Hills ...

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Snap Fitness open on Three Springs Drive

Snap Fitness hosted a grand opening on Nov. 13 at its new Weirton location at 241 Three Springs Drive, welcoming representatives of the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce, city of Weirton and other guests. The 24/7 fitness club opened Oct. 2 and is operated by Business Manager Doug Taylor and ...

SHARING THEIR STORIES — Among those participating in the cancer survivors dinner were, from left, Matt Grimshaw, Trinity president and CEO; Amy and Sean Hutchison; Melissa Brown; Cathy Cich; and Barb Price. - Contributed

Cancer survivors gather

STEUBENVILLE — The lives of survivors and their caregivers were celebrated during the recent 16th-annual cancer survivors’ dinner presented by Trinity Health System and the Tony Teramana Cancer Center. Guest speakers at the dinner, which was attended by more than 220 cancer survivors and ...

NEW PLACE TO EAT — Brian Tennant, standing left, and Kyle Hood, standing right, offer menus to several members of the Wellsburg Chamber of Commerce and guests during a business after hours held at their new business, the Northend Lounge. Located at 2239 Charles St., the lounge offers wings in 15 flavors, several sandwiches and a full-service bar with a pleasant atmosphere. Its customers during the Business After Hours included, clockwise from left, David George, Chamber President David Klick, Rowdy Rush, Chamber Coordinator Jacie Ridgely, Harry Sanford, Frank Johnson and Richard Ferguson. - Warren Scott

Northend Lounge opens in Wellsburg

WELLSBURG — As co-owners of the new Northend Lounge at 2239 Charles St., Brian Tennant and Kyle Hood hope to bring together three things: Good food, good drinks and good company. The pair took a few minutes during a recent Business After Hours event held there by the Wellsburg Chamber of ...