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Community Calendar

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This week Blood drive: The American Red Cross will host a blood drive from 1 to 7 p.m. Friday at the Mountain View Community Center, 58 Mission Road, Harpers Ferry. Sign up online at redcrossblood.org. Open house: The Appalachian Trail Conservancy will host its holiday open house from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at […]

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Wedding

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Wedding

Jessica Andrea Pill and Ian Benn Gingold were united in marriage on June 2, 2012, at the Clarion Hotel in Shepherdstown. The bride is the daughter of Richard Pill of Martinsburg and the late Linda Pill. The groom is the son of Dr. Glenn Gingold of Berkeley Springs and Linda Chavis of Charleston, S.C. The […]

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Birth announcements

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Shantoya Yates of Charles Town welcomed her daughter, Maliyah Danielle Yates, Oct. 8, 2012, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 19 inches long. Welcoming the baby at home was Mikia La’sha Yates. Jessica Armstrong Fowler and Adam Fowler of Martinsburg welcomed their son, Jace Adam Brantley Fowler, at […]

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DeFluri’s chocolate adds twist to holiday fruitcake

Fruitcake as a holiday gift long has suffered a bad rap, but the brandy-laced version baked by Trappist monks just up the road from here is a different story. And making Holy Cross Abbey’s gourmet fruitcake even better: a thick coating of gourmet dark chocolate made by Martinsburg’s DeFluri’s Fine Chocolates. Dipping anything in chocolate […]

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Same ‘Olde’ story in Harpers Ferry

HARPERS FERRY – For storekeeper Cindi Dunn, readying for Christmas here means taking a truly old-fashioned approach: The gifts she buys for family and friends all come from local shops, and she urges others to take a step in that direction, too. “I challenge everyone to purchase at least two items that are made by […]

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CHARLES TOWN – Whether your favorite holiday drinks lean toward eggnog and other Christmas classics or something with a more modern twist, ’tis the season to whip up something festive and refreshing. Here, we offer enticing recipes that will make you want to get out your punch bowl and champagne flutes and get the holiday […]

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Holiday calendar

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CHARLES TOWN – There’s no shortage of special events to get you in the holiday mood in the weeks to come, from parades in Ranson, Charles Town, Harpers Ferry and Shepherdstown to performances of the musical “Scrooge” at the Old Opera House, plus a variety of kids’ fun offered through Jefferson County Parks and Rec, […]

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Cooper/Brown announce engagement
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Births

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Heather and Justin Carey, of Charles Town, welcomed their daughter, Ariel Star Carey, Aug. 17, 2012, at City Hospital. The baby weighed 6 pounds, 11 ounces and was 20 inches long.   Casey Alyce Bennett and Shane Daniel Walker welcomed their daughter, Sadie Marie Walker, Aug. 20, 2012, at Jefferson Memorial Hospital. The baby weighed […]

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Out&about

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Out&about

More ‘Sugar Bean’ This weekend brings another opportunity to see “The Sugar Bean Sisters,” a saga about Florida sisters who keep an eye on the skies for space aliens, at the Old Opera House at 204 N. George St. in Charles Town. Will Heyser directs the comedy/drama that stars Amy Hebb, Shari Shrewsberry Martin, Karen […]

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