Business

Andros Sun Shoppe opening

The Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce welcomed Andros Sun Shoppe, 1200 N. River Ave., Toronto, to the local business community with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Wednesday. Those involved were, from left, Janet King, Jefferson County Chamber; Pat McCourt, co-owner, holding Kendall Mae McCourt; ...

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JOINS STAFF: Board-certified interventional cardiologist Dr. Triston Smith has joined the staff at Wheeling Hospital.Smith recently completed a fellowship in interventional cardiology at Allegheny General Hospital, after he served as chief cardiovascular disease fellow. At Allegheny General, he ...

Mister’s Pizza opens in Mingo

MINGO JUNCTION - Mister's Pizza and More offers pizza by the slice or tray, hoagies and salads.The shop, located at 1058 Commercial St., opened on Sept. 11.Owners Danny Karas and Rachel Shorac named the business after their son, Masen, whom they call "Mister."Karas said he heard the building, ...

Elevation Books opens at new location

The owner and staff of Elevation Books and Art celebrated the opening of the store's new location at 845 Commerce St. (state Route 2) in Wellsburg with an open house and ribbon cutting conducted by the Wellsburg Chamber of Commerce. Participating were, from left, Maryanne Capp, chamber vice ...

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DESIGNATED: Gregory R. Metcalf has been awarded the Accredited Investment Fiduciary designation from the Center for Fiduciary Studies, the standards-setting body for fi360. The AIF designation signifies specialized knowledge of fiduciary responsibility and the ability to implement policies and ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Bodor Family Irrevocable Trust to Margaret and Daniel Schmidt, 0.4 acre, Island Creek Township (survivorship).Edward Gilliam (deceased) to Linda Caputo, lots 180-183, 217-220 and 231-232, Langfitts.Terrance Grindle (deceased) ...

L.T. Wright knife makes magazine cover

WINTERSVILLE - A local business is in the national spotlight for an "heroic" effort.L.T. Wright Handcrafted Knives in Wintersville will have its specially designed H.E.R.O. knife featured on the December cover of Blade Magazine's special annual military issue.Blade Magazine is a national ...

Brooks trust aids Trinity digestive center

STEUBENVILLE - Trinity's Medical System's Digestive and Nutritional Center has acquired some new and impressive diagnostic tools related to esophageal and stomach disorders thanks to grant funds from the Mary Jane Brooks Charitable Trust.The diagnostic tools include a Manoscan ESO esophageal ...

Days Inn of Cadiz now open for business

CADIZ - The seat of Harrison County has gone from having zero hotels to two in the span of just a few months.The Microtel Inn & Suites located on Lincoln Avenue, won the race to open first back in June, but the hotel now faces competition from the Days Inn, which opened Aug. 31.Manager ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were filed in Jefferson County:Connie and Michael LaRue to Dennis Channels, 0.5 acre, Wayne Township.JP Morgan Chase Bank to Gina and Anthony Hicks, lots 51 and 53, Original Mount Pleasant.Marsha Johnston to James and Lisa Bogo, lot 33, Scharlott's.S. Gary ...