Category Archives: Things To Do

100 Proof Tattoo

092016-things-to-do2By: Tula Mason Photos By: Josh Triggs Have you ever secretly entertained the notion of getting a tattoo? Well I'm here to tell you that you are not alone. So many of us never get past the fear of what other people will think and actually do it. Everyone has heard the unkind (even rude) remarks of those who...

An Incredible Gift to the Community

By: Audrey Knapp Photos by: Josh Triggs The Gateway Children's Garden, an incredible gift to the community, was an idea conceptualized by the local Gateway Garden Club. Consisting of about 20 women, mostly retired teachers, this Club was inspired by Children's Gardens they'd seen in other parts of the country. 072016-place-to-go Sue Ann Palmer, a retired teacher spearheading the initiative, explains...

Shepherdstown Street Fest

Self-proclaimed as one of the best fine-arts and crafts festivals in the Blue Ridge region, the Shepherdstown Street Fest features many local German Street and Princess Street shops, artisan and food vendors, a beer garden, live bands, and a specially designated "Kid's Camp" for the little ones. "Shepherdstown Street Fest has been going on for five years," Bob Keel, the Street Fest President, says. He continues...