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Damon’s Grill offers football season specials

Steubenville —Known for their “famous” barbecued ribs and onion loaf — Damon’s Grill and Sports Bar in Steubenville continues to please their customers with a large diverse list of menu selections. In addition to their ribs, Damon’s offers a variety of other delicious entrees ...

WJU hires two directors for its graduate programs

WHEELING — Wheeling Jesuit University has chosen two experienced educational professionals to serve as directors of two graduate programs — both with roots in the Ohio Valley. The new academic year began with the hiring of Dianna Vargo as director of Graduate Education and Accelerated ...

Belmont College welcomes new dean

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Belmont College is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Jeremy Vittek to its staff. He assumed the role of dean of instruction on Aug. 14. “Our new dean of instruction will serve as a representative to the Belmont College academic community,” said Paul Gasparro, ...

East Coast Metal Systems metal fabrication facility relocation

TRIADELPHIA — West Virginia-based East Coast Metal Systems Inc. held its official grand opening of its new location at The Highlands in conjunction with the Wheeling Area Chamber of Commerce Business After Hours on Aug. 30. The grand opening started with Bishop Michael Joseph Bransfield ...

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Mario’s Restaurant & Lounge in Weirton has been serving exquisite Italian cuisine in an elegant atmosphere for more than four decades.

Mario’s offers finest imported pasta and more

WEIRTON — Rigatoni, ravioli, fettuccine, homemade spaghetti and linguini are just a few of the exquisite Italian dishes that Mario’s Restaurant & Lounge in Weirton has been serving for more than four decades. Mario’s is a family business that was started by Mario DiCarlo in 1955 ...

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Rigas restaurant closes

By JENNIFER COMPSTON-STROUGH Managing Editor BELLAIRE — After 54 years in business, Rigas Restaurant closed its doors for good on Sunday. Rosalie Kovalyk said her parents, Clara and Mike Rigas, opened the eatery that served family-style meals made from scratch at 33rd and ...

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Marshalls set to open Thursday at OV Mall

By JANELL HUNTER Times Leader Staff Writer ST. CLAIRSVILLE — The highly anticipated grand opening of Marshalls department store at the Ohio Valley Mall is set for Thursday morning. The event begins at 7:30 a.m. Thursday with a Habitat for Humanity donation and a ribbon-cutting ceremony ...

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Ohio Oil & Gas Association honors new ‘Oilfield Patriot’ GonzOil

ZANESVILLE, Ohio — The Ohio Oil and Gas Association gathered with hundreds of industry professionals at the Zanesville Country Club recently for networking, sporting events, food, music and other activities during its 2017 OOGA Summer meeting. OOGA is a trade association with more than ...

United Piping Inc. Celebrates 20th Anniversary

CLAYSVILLE, Pa. — United Piping Inc. — a general mechanical contractor with offices in Claysville, Pa., specializing in the oil and gas pipeline industry — is celebrating 20 years of fabrication, construction and innovation. The Duluth, Minn.-based company is an industry leader in safe, ...

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Chapz Employees Carlee Stiles, left, and Kristin Wood feature the outdoor bar a patio area at Chapz Restaurant near Morristown.

Chapz Bar & Grill features outdoor bar and patio

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket MORRISTOWN — Whether it’s listening to live entertainment or booking it for a private party — the outdoor bar and patio area at Chapz Bar & Grill, located along National Road just west of the Jamboree in the Hills site near Morristown, continues ...

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Displaying an order of their homemade ribs and french fries is Schlepp’s Family Restaurant Owner Maryann Lucas, at right, with her granddaughter Rilee Lucas.

Homestyle cooking keeps customers coming back to Schlepp’s

MORRISTOWN — Whether it’s their rotisserie chicken, dry rub ribs, or a three egg omelet — it’s that signature homestyle cooking in a family friendly atmosphere that keeps customers returning for more at Schlepp’s Family Restaurant just off the I-70 exit near Morristown, according ...

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Quaker Steak offers wings, ribs and more in unique atmosphere

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket Known for their delicious wings, ribs and burgers — Quaker Steak & Lube at The Highlands in Ohio County features a large variety of menu items that keeps cutomers returning for more. “We have definitely been known for our wings. We have been voted ...

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Fabio’s Pizza manager Candy Basil, right, and Haleigh Hannas wait on customers at the restaurant’s front counter.

Fabio’s Pizza satisfying customers for nearly 25 years

ST. CLAIRSVILLE — Offering a variety of Sicilian, Napolitana and Chicago styles of pizza, calzones, stombolis, salads, pasta and a variety of sandwiches, Fabio’s Pizza has stood the test of time for 25 years. Owner Tom Cracolici says it’s the customer loyalty for the past 25 years that ...

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Variety of gyros on menu at Jimmy Gyro at Roger’s Hotel

WHEELING — The Jimmy Stewart Steak Gyro, Jimmy “The Greek” Traditional Greek Gyro and the Jimmy Cagney Chicken Gyro are just a few of the menu items offered at the newly opened Jimmy Gyro diner located on the ground floor of the former Roger’s Hotel Building on 14th Street. In ...

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Silver Chopsticks offers favorite dishes in elegant atmosphere

WHEELING — Established in 1998, Silver Chopsticks has an extensive menu featuring all of your favorite Chinese dishes, including a weekday lunch buffet in an enjoyable and relaxing dining room atmosphere. Silver Chopsticks offers an array of beef, chicken, seafood and pork entrees from ...

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Authentic Greek, American cuisine at Theo Yianni’s

By SCOTT McCLOSKEY For Ticket Providing the best authentic Greek and American cuisine in a relaxing but fun family environment is what keeps customers returning for more at Theo Yianni’s Restaurant in Weirton, according to to co-owners Yianni Bourbakis and Shawn Mihellis. “What makes ...

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The staff and owners of El Patron, pictured from left, Pauline Hill, Daniel Martinez, Felicity Bolt, Abby Martinez and Kacey Ingram, welcome visitors to try the delicious daily specials.

El Patron Mexican restaurant offers daily specials

MOUNDSVILLE — Family-owned El Patron Mexican Restaurant, located on First Street in Moundsville, offers a variety of tasty daily specials in a colorful decorative atmosphere. Manager Daniel Martinez said they offer daily specials for both lunch and dinner and have a large variety of ...

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Perkins Restaurant & Bakery offers catering for all occasions

WHEELING — With locations in Wheeling and Moundsville, Perkins Restaurant & Bakery is a family-style restaurant offering breakfast, lunch and dinner with a variety of “upscale” menu choices and custom catering for up to 300 people for any special occasion. Tim Presseler, vice ...

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Operations Manager Josh Beatty displays a box of the famous “DiCarlos Pizza” in the lobby of the downtown Wheeling shop.

DiCarlo’s Pizza offers iconic taste for more than seven years

WHEELING — Toni Dicarlo, owner of the downtown Wheeling DiCarlo’s Pizza shop said the business continues to provide their customers with the same iconic taste passed down through the generations for more than 70 years. Dicarlo said the business originated with her uncle Primo DiCarlo, ...

Shadyside prepares to welcome new store

SHADYSIDE — The village of Shadyside is preparing to welcome a new business to the community, as Dollar General expands with a new location. Dollar General provides food, household items and other basic goods and necessities to shoppers at affordable prices. The stores are popular stops ...