April 22, 2015 RSS feed / What's Happening

Book Worms win Brain Games

Book Worms, the Morgan County Library Team, was the first place winner on Sunday, April 12 at Brain Games XVIII, the annual fundraiser for the Literacy Volunteers of the Eastern Panhandle (LVEP). More...

Volunteers needed to plant trees

Rain or shine, on Wednesday, April 29, the Town of Bath Tree Board is sponsoring a tree planting in Greenway Cemetery. Volunteers are asked to meet by the maintenance shed at 9 a.m. More...

Sign ordinance to be revised again

A move by county officials to adopt rules requiring uniform road and house signs to aid 911 responders is closer to completion, but an April 16 public hearing on the proposed 911 Addressing & Mapping Ordinance will lead to another round of rule r More...

Unclaimed property owners being notified by letter

Using a subscription database, State Treasurer John Perdue’s office is sending letters to rightful owners of unclaimed property, notifying them of their forgotten assets. More...

Free mental health first aid program

Mental Health First Aid is a dynamic eight hour program that promotes mental health as a key part of overall health. More...

Free seminar on the U.S. Constitution

The Potomac Patriots of Morgan County will meet at Angus and Ale Restaurant in Berkeley Springs, Thursday, April 23, adjacent to the Best Western Inn. The program will begin with a meet and greet at 6:30 p.m., followed by the meeting from 7-8 p.m. More...

Worship Directory

St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 180 South Washington Street, Berkeley Springs, 304-258- 2440 - Sunday service 9 a.m. Rev. Brian Shoda. More...

Rabies clinic

The Humane Society of Morgan County is holding a rabies clinic on Saturday, May 2, 9-11 a.m. at the shelter, located at 5366 Valley Road, Berkeley Springs. Cats must be in carriers and dogs must be leashed. Rain or shine. More...

2015 Bark For Life

The American Cancer Society’s Bark For Life will be held May 2 noon-4 p.m. The event is a noncompetitive walk for dogs and their owners to raise funds and awareness to create a world with less cancer and more birthdays. More...

April

Thursday, April 23 – Rotary Club, noon, EarthDog Café – Cub Scout Pack 27, 6 p.m., Grace U.M. Church – Starting Points Play Group, 1 p.m. – Past Matrons, Past Patrons – AA, St. More...

Man sues McDonald’s, claims workers locally weren’t paid overtime properly

A former employee of the Berkeley Springs McDonald’s restaurant is suing the fast food corporation and a former District Manager in federal court, claiming they retaliated against him for exposing violations of the Fair Labor Standards Act here More...

Last day of school is June 15

The Morgan County School Board approved the last day of instruction for students for the 2014-2015 school year as June 15 at their regular April 14 meeting that was held at Widmyer Elementary. More...

April donate life month

April is National Donate Life Month. Over 124,000 people are currently awaiting an organ transplant in the United States. On average, 21 patients die every day waiting for a lifesaving organ that doesn’t become available in time. More...

Senior Life Services

Activities Thursday, April 23 - Yoga stretches 10:15; jackpot bingo 11. Friday, April 24 - Bingo 10; tap dancing class. Monday, April 27 - Isometric exercise 8:45; nifty gifty 10-1; canasta 9; computer class 10; free art class 10; beginning tap 10. More...

Round The Town

—PUNSTER SAID: Once I tried working as a tailor, but found I didn’t seam suited to it. —OLD WEATHER LORE: A wet April and a cool May make for good wheat and corn harvests. More...

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