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Orion Strategies Poll: West Virginians support border wall
By January 15, 2019 Read More →

Orion Strategies Poll: West Virginians support border wall

Poll: West Virginians blame Congressional democrats for federal government shutdown   CHARLESTON, W.Va. – A new poll in West Virginia by Orion Strategies surveyed the opinions of historic likely voters across the state on a number of issues of concern. When asked if West Virginia voters believe that the United States should spend $5 Billion […]

Bordas & Bordas donates $33,000 to Ronald McDonald House
By January 15, 2019 Read More →

Bordas & Bordas donates $33,000 to Ronald McDonald House

Contribution made in conjunction with Pittsburgh Steelers Partnership   Press Release from Bordas & Bordas: PITTSBURGH, Pa. – The law firm of Bordas & Bordas has donated a total of $33,000 to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of Pittsburgh in conjunction with the firm’s Pittsburgh Steelers partnership for the 2018-2019 season. A check presentation was held […]

By January 8, 2019 Read More →

WVForBroadband: Legislators hear ideas on broadband expansion

Press Release from WVForBroaddand.com CHARLESTON, W.Va.— This week, the West Virginia Legislature’s Joint Committee on Government Operations was presented with the opportunity to assist with the expansion of broadband access across the state. On Monday afternoon, Andrew Emerson, Outside Counsel to AT&T, presented to the committee and addressed the rise in recent consumer and business […]

Twelfth Street Garage Legacy benefits area youth
By January 3, 2019 Read More →

Twelfth Street Garage Legacy benefits area youth

Press Release from the Oglebay Foundation: WHEELING, W.Va —  The Twelfth Street Garage Corporation has donated $100,000 to Oglebay Foundation’s Access to the Parks Fund. Claude A. Vaden owned and operated the Twelfth Street Garage for many years. He and his wife, Henrietta, left it and their estate to benefit “The Claude A. & Henrietta […]

By December 17, 2018 Read More →

Charleston Transitional Care gearing up for Dec. 19 patient care Career Fair

Press release from Charleston Transitional Care:  $10 million investment seeks to fill the gap between the hospital and the home   CHARLESTON, W.Va. – As construction finally comes to a close, Charleston Transitional Care at Eastbrook hopes to revolutionize patient care when it opens in early January. Charleston Transitional Care is a new 39,000 square foot […]

By December 11, 2018 Read More →

Wheeling Park, Augusta Levy Learning Center offering stress-free ‘Silent Santa’ experience for those with autism

Wheeling Park, Augusta Levy Learning Center offering stress-free ‘Silent Santa’ experience for those with autism WHEELING, W.VA. – Visiting Santa can be a sensory overload for children with autism. This holiday season, Wheeling Park and the Augusta Levy Learning Center have joined forces to provide children with autism the opportunity to visit Santa in a […]

By December 11, 2018 Read More →

PRESS RELEASE: Federal district court jury returns $1.56 million insurance verdict

Press release from Bordas & Bordas: JOHNSTOWN, Pa. – A federal court jury awarded a $1.56 million verdict to Dan Felix of Cambria County, Pa., on Tuesday, Dec. 4, after Bordas & Bordas attorney Doug Olcott secured a breach of contract judgment against American National Property and Casualty, according to a press release issued Dec. […]

By December 8, 2018 Read More →

Hunters in W.Va. harvest 44,572 bucks during the traditional buck firearms season

News Release from the W.Va. DNR: SOUTH CHARLESTON, W.Va. – Preliminary data collected from the electronic game checking system indicates that deer hunters in West Virginia harvested 44,572 antlered deer during the two-week buck firearms season which ran from Nov. 19 through Dec. 1, 2018, according to Gary Foster, assistant chief of Game Management with the […]

By December 8, 2018 Read More →

Community Palliative Care Part 1: Do you know the differences between community palliative care and hospice?

News release from the West Virginia Center for End-of-Life Care: (Editor’s note: The nation recently celebrated National Hospice and Palliative Care Month. The West Virginia Center for End-of-Life Care is sharing this a three-part series that focuses on the differences between community palliative care and hospice, the importance of end-of-life conversations and an effective community palliative […]

Opinion: W.Va. Attorney General Morrisey reminds consumers to exercise caution with holiday donations
By December 8, 2018 Read More →

Opinion: W.Va. Attorney General Morrisey reminds consumers to exercise caution with holiday donations

News release from the West Virginia Attorney General’s Office: CHARLESTON, W.Va.  — West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey encouraged consumers to think before they open their holiday wallet for just any charity. “This time of year is a popular time for charities to seek donations, but some people may take advantage of the goodwill of […]