Motown Mademoiselle Arts: Amanda Garvin

Photographer and art educator Amanda Garvin facilitated two Morgantown Public Schools exhibits on view this month, one at Monongalia Art Center, and another at Arts Monongahela, both with receptions April 21,...

Motown Mademoiselle Arts: Sidney Duncan

Artist Sidney Duncan is exhibiting in Raw New Photos at The Diamond Shop, opening April 7, 6-9pm (320 High Street). She shares with Zackquill about how she came to be an artist getting involved in the local...

Everything’s Handmade at Flour and Feed

These days, marketers will use the adjective "handmade" in front of anything to get at hipster and foodie wallets. At Morgantown's newest restaurant, Flour and Feed, Owner Kristin Elek and Executive Chef...

West Virginia, My Home

When I first moved to West Virginia, I didn’t understand the strange sense of pride the people here seemed to hold for their state. I came from the West, where everything is spread further apart, and people...

West Virginia’s Craft Beer History

As West Virginia enters a period of rapidly increasing commercial beer brewing activity, it is worth taking a few minutes to review the state’s contemporary brewing history. When Little Switzerland...

On Being Irish

This story was originally featured on our sister site Weelunk. I am Irish, I guess, because I don’t know what else to be. I am half German, but being German never came easy to me. We are a melancholy...

Millenial State of Mind

This story was originally featured in West Virginia Executive Millennials, those born after 1980, are choosing to live, work, play and stay in places known for innovation, diversity and interconnectivity....
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Motown Mademoiselle Arts: Elizabeth Jaeger

Elizabeth Jaeger exhibits her solo show, Inside Looking Out, at Monongalia Arts Center, 120 High Street in Morgantown, through April 1st.  The changes wrought by larger scale strip mining that came to her...

Empty Bowls – Pottery With A Purpose

Hundreds of handcrafted and hand-painted ceramic bowls filled a section of the Hazel and JW Ruby Community Center at Mylan Park on Saturday, February 25th, 2017 for Empty Bowls Monongalia’s 11th annual Soup...

Motown Mademoiselle Arts: Jillian Kelly

Jillian Kelly is owner of Retro-tique and contributing  artist in the exhibit Rebel-Rebel: A Blurring of Gender Lines, organized by the The Artist Collective of West Virginia in association with the...