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Shepherd professor to discuss Asian diplomats who helped Jews in WWII

October 9, 2015 The next Faculty Research Forum at Shepherd University will explore actions taken by a Japanese and a Chinese diplomat to help Jewish people during World War II. Dr. more »»

Celebrate Halloween with 3rd annual 'Boofest'

October 9, 2015 The historic town of Shepherdstown will celebrate Halloween this year with its third annual "BooFest." The BooFest will begin the evening of Oct. more »»

Cafe Society to discuss the creation of the state of West Virginia

October 9, 2015 The Cafe Society, a part of Shepherd University’s Lifelong Learning Program will hold its next discussion on Oct. 13. The time and location for this week’s discussion will again be changed. more »»

Audubon program to look at freshwater mussels

October 9, 2015 The Potomac Valley Audubon Society's monthly program for October will feature a presentation about freshwater mussels. The program will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. more »»

Gallery presents exhibit

October 9, 2015 Phaze 2 Gallery and The Department of Contemporary Art and Theater of Shepherd University are pleased to present a new installation by Philadelphia artist Ryan Ward. more »»

Holiday Closing

October 9, 2015 Town Hall business offices will be closed on Monday, Oct. 12 in observance of Columbus Day. Trash collection will be on Tuesday and resume normal schedule for the remainder of the week. more »»

Shepherdstown Film Society presents ACFF preview night

October 9, 2015 The Shepherdstown Film Society is giving audiences a sneak peek at some of the movies showing at the upcoming 2015 American Conservation Film Festival (ACFF) just before it screens the 2014... more »»

Attention Seniors! It takes a village!

October 9, 2015 Join friends and neighbors on Thursday, Oct. 15 at 10:30 a.m. to learn about Shepherdstown Area Independent Living (SAIL), a non-profit, member-supported organization. more »»

Storytelling event set

October 9, 2015 Susanna “Granny Sue” Holstein will present an evening of haunted Appalachian stories and ballads. more »»

Elmwood Cemetery stockholders meeting

October 9, 2015 The Elmwood Cemetery Association, Inc. will hold its annual stockholders meeting at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 15, at the St. Agnes Parish Hall, 106 South Duke Street in Shepherdstown. more »»

Charles Town 'Tree Walk' set

October 9, 2015 The Potomac Valley Audubon Society and the Charles Town Farmers Market are co-sponsoring a fall Tree Walk along the streets of Charles Town on Saturday, Oct. 17. more »»

Cromwell’s Folly published by Black Opal Books

October 9, 2015 Award winning writer and editor Ginny Friedlander Fite’s latest novel, Cromwell’s Folly, was published by Black Opal Books and is available at booksellers nationwide. more »»

Lifelong Learning program celebrates fifth year, hosts noted attorney Oct. 21

October 9, 2015 Shepherd University's Lifelong Learning program is celebrating its fifth anniversary with a lineup of classes and events that includes an appearance by an attorney who waged a 15-year legal battle... more »»

Celebrate fall wine harvest with SDC

October 9, 2015 Shepherdstown Day Care Center invites the community to celebrate the Fall Wine Harvest! The fund-raising event, which will benefit the center's ongoing programs and initiatives, will be held this... more »»

County ponders dog tethering ordinance

October 9, 2015 Jefferson County Commissioners are moving ahead with a public hearing on a proposed dog thethering and confinement ordinance after they received complaints about dogs chained for long periods of... more »»

Parks plan for the future

October 9, 2015 Jefferson County Parks and Recreation Commission is preparing for the future by spending time creating a Master Plan of the county's parks. more »»

Experience Freedom's Run

October 9, 2015 The 7th annual Freedom's Run features a marathon, half marathon, 10K, 5K and kid's run. Experience Harpers Ferry, Shepherdstown, the C & O Canal and the challenging hills of Antietam. more »»

Audubon sponsoring bird walk

October 2, 2015 The Potomac Valley Audubon Society will sponsor a bird walk in the South Schoolhouse Ridge section of the Harpers Ferry National Historical Park on Wednesday, Oct. 7. The walk will begin at 8 a.m. more »»

Annual book sale coming to town

October 2, 2015 Shepherdstown Community Club will hos ttheir legendary book sale at the War Memorial Building beginning Oct. 15. The sale hours start with Thursday evening's wine and cheese reception from 6 to 8 p. more »»

Abstractions 2015 at The Bridge Gallery

October 2, 2015 The paintings of local artists Fran Skiles and Don Black will be featured at the annual Abstractions exhibit at The Bridg. more »»


Tuesday Afternoon Sewing Time October 13, 2015

Bring your sewing, knitting, embroidery, even your mending — and let's enjoy each other's company inthe Parlor Room of Trinity Episcopal's Parish House, 1 to 4 p.m. Questions? Call Paula Lelansky at 304-876-2930. more »

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August 5, 2014 Here is photo of a frog that found its way into our garage, but didn't make it out. Crushed before it's time. At least it did't suffer, I think. more »

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