Business

Grand reopening

This-N-That Virtual Shoppe celebrated its grand reopening on Nov. 16 at its new location, 3356 Pennsylvania Ave., Weirton. The business buys, sells and trades a variety of new and used video games and accessories, along with arcade machines. It is open 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Fridays, 10 a.m. to 8 ...

Dance studio gets a new location

FOLLANSBEE — During a 40-year venture in dance and cheering instruction, Joyce Mason and LuAnn Radcliffe only stalled once — when their studio at the city’s south end was flooded by backed-up storm drains in 2016. But the sisters have marked their ruby anniversary with the opening of a ...

Real Estate Transfers

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Glenn and Rebecca Swearingen Jr. to Nancy Swickard, lot 35, Original Toronto. Pamela Martin to Bennie Barner, 0.292 acre, Knox Township. Jennifer Weaver to Abigail Weaver, 36.709 acres, Knox Township. Peter ...

Gift shop with unique spin opens

STEUBENVILLE — Ashley Byers likes surrounding herself with things that are sparkly and pretty, handmade or even just well-made. So it makes sense that when she opened her own gift shop in downtown Steubenville, she’d fill it with things she’d love to have in her own home. Her shop, ...

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; ...

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 ...

Treasure and trinkets

The Prodigal Daughter Treasures and Trinkets located at 164 N. Fourth St. in Steubenville is open following a ribbon-cutting ceremony held Tuesday at the store site. The shop carries a wide range of items and art, from quirky novelties and humorous art, to natural products such as soaps, ...

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 ...

Quick Takes

LAWSUIT: Florida is suing the nation’s two largest drugstore chains, Walgreens and CVS, alleging they added to the state and national opioid crisis by overselling painkillers and not taking precautions to stop illegal sales. Attorney General Pam Bondi announced late Friday that she has ...

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 ...

Wheeling Hospital’s sleep center earns accreditation

WHEELING — Wheeling Hospital’s state-of-the-art sleep center has earned national five-year accreditation from the American Academy of Sleep Medicine. Academy-accredited facilities provide the highest level of quality patient care, according to officials. The accreditation covers all types ...

Real estate transactions

The following real estate transactions were recorded in Jefferson County: Nancy Hardman to Hannah Siemer and Kevin O’Brien, lot 42, Belvedere (survivorship). Charlene Reece to Philip and Traci Bridenbaugh, metes, Island Creek Township (survivorship). Josephine Griffen to Paul Griffin, ...

Coloring contest winners

After judging more than 2,000 coloring sheets that were received from local children, the winners of the Weirton-Wellsburg Chapter Coloring Contest have been chosen. Entries were submitted by pupils from Hancock and Brooke County schools, along with members of the area credit unions. The ...

Funeral director receives state honors

Eric Fithyan, owner of Chambers & James Funeral, Pet and Cremation Services in Wellsburg and Follansbee, has received the Charles E. Dodd Award, which is given annually to an outstanding funeral director by the West Virginia Funeral Directors and Crematory Operators Association. He also ...

Grand opening

A grand opening of the Hilscher-Clarke Electrical Contractors and Engineers Wintersville office was held Tuesday at the 300 Cadiz Road location. On hand for the event were, from left, Jefferson County Chamber of Commerce Ambassadors Shana Wydra and Adam Perzanowski; Wintersville Councilman Brad ...