Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

DECEMBER 2022  “It’s the most wonderful time of the year!”  There is Christmas, Hanukkah, Kwanzaa, the Winter Solstice, and New Year’s Eve. SO much to celebrate in Charleston! Many wonderful traditions to look forward to, like the West Virginia Symphony...

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Weekend Traveler | Pittsburgh, PA

Weekend Traveler | Pittsburgh, PA

Pittsburgh, PADriving three and a half hours northeast of Charleston brings you to Pittsburgh, PA. Home to the awesome Pittsburgh Steelers (you can see where my loyalties lie), amazing bridges (446 to be exact), beautiful parks, world-class museums and gardens, plus...

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Weekend Traveler | Charlotte, NC

Weekend Traveler | Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, NCDriving four hours south of Charleston brings you to Charlotte, North Carolina. Referred to as the “Queen City” (named for King George III of Great Britain’s wife, Queen Charlotte in 1768), Charlotte is an explorer’s paradise. If you’re looking for a...

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Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

OCTOBER 2022  As the temperature drops, the outdoor opportunities for enjoying Charleston may also decline, but there is still plenty of fun to be had!  After a 2 year hiatus, the  state’s largest indoor Art and Craft show at the Charleston Coliseum and...

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Weekend Traveler | Jefferson County, WV

Weekend Traveler | Jefferson County, WV

We’re continually on the hunt for opportunities to add richness to our lives. In the time of the road trip revival, we are proud to feature a monthly section featuring destinations within driving distance of Charleston that make for a great getaway. We feel that our...

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Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

OCTOBER 2022  This is possibly the most eventful and fun-filled October in CRW in a long time! Between a car show, 3 country superstar concerts, a book-fair, and a fabulous FestivFALL, there is always plenty of fun to be had. One of the most popular events this...

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Happening Around Town

Happening Around Town

SEPTEMBER 2022  As “Live on the Levee” wraps up for the summer and the kids are back in school, things may be calming down in Charleston, but, by NO means it is going to be a boring September! In the East End of town, the Red Carpet Lounge will be hosting a...

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Looking Back at the Kanawha River

Looking Back at the Kanawha River

Looking Back at Fountain Hobby CenterFrom popsicle sticks to remote-controlled cars, the Fountain Hobby Center had items to complement just about any hobby you could think of. There were other things too – rows of greeting cards, lava lamps, and new clothes for young...

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Weekend Traveler | North Georgia Mountains

Weekend Traveler | North Georgia Mountains

We’re continually on the hunt for opportunities to add richness to our lives. In the time of the road trip revival, we are proud to feature a monthly section featuring destinations within driving distance of Charleston that make for a great getaway. We feel that our...

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