Planting Roots for DaisyMoon Bakery

The SoWal district of Morgantown, WV—the section of restaurants, late night music venues, and co-operatives south of Walnut Street—has felt just a little bit empty since the doors at 119 Pleasant Street...

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...

Morgantown Announces Election Ballot Order

This morning, Morgantown held its drawing for the City Council 2017 ballot order. The results are listed below. To find out which ward you live in, and which precinct to vote in, use this google map provided...

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...

Motown Mademoiselle Arts: Michelle Furlong

photo of the artist, courtesy of the artist Michelle Furlong is exhibiting in BARED: the art of bras and breasts, opening March 3 at The Diamond Shop Gallery (details below/Full Disclosure: I curated this...

Motown Mademoiselle Arts: Lydia Taylor

Lydia Taylor's Before and After opens Friday, Feb. 3, 6-9pm at The Diamond Shops Gallery, surrounding viewers with “mirrors and LGBTQ+ slang for an experiment in self-reflection and the creation of...

ESCAPE the Winter-Blues right here in Morgantown

Morgantown has seen a relatively mild winter so far, but that doesn’t mean we’re all free from having at least a little bit of Cabin Fever! It has been a few months since most of us have been able to enjoy...

Black Bear Comes Full Circle

There are few businesses in Morgantown that have integrated themselves into the community as completely as Black Bear. For more than a decade the owners have provided a place for local artists to hang and sell...

The Big List of New Year’s Eve Parties

It's not just the WVU students who enjoy a good party in Morgantown! New Year's Eve is one of the best holidays for locals to enjoy with the town to themselves. Here's our incomplete list of New Year's Eve...

Merry Christmas from 1909

I found this postcard while thrift-shopping. Merry Christmas Morgantown from 107 years ago. If anyone is familiar with names on the card or have pictures of what might have been at the address in 1909,...

Women of WV: Who are (were) they?

In celebration of Women’s History Month this coming March, Arts Monongahela is honoring women in West Virginia’s history with an exhibition and event series. I am honored to be a part of this along...

Small Business Saturday 2016!

Forget about “Black Friday” or “Cyber Monday," Small Business Saturday is what it's all about! Small Business Saturday is the day that Downtown Morgantown, and hundreds of other cities and towns,...