Artifacts dating back two thousand years confirm the activities of Native Americans in the Ohio Country. Five showcases of stone “points” and tools collected in Jefferson County by a local historian reveal much about the culture of these early inhabitants. Also on display are reproductions of weapons and tools common to the period of the Fort, as well as artistic renditions of native life.
From the characters of the Wizard of Oz to the members of the Rat Pack and a huge variety of figures from history and the professions, the nutcrackers provide excellent opportunities for making family memories and taking selfies.
Get up and GO and get a healthy start on life this spring without going too far!
“Start slow, start with small steps, and make it fun!” advises Angela Lombardo about developing a healthy lifestyle. And she should know. The owner/manager of Fresh Twist, a plant-centric kitchen established in 2019 in Steubenville, Ohio, Lombardo learned about the value of eating fresh and nutritious foods through her own research and taking classes to […]
What is the best part of the Christmas holidays for you? Is it the excitement of giving and getting gifts? Is it the wonderful flavors of foods and beverages of the season? Is it the bright lights illuminating homes and streetscapes? Is it the delightful memories that the music, carols, and choruses of this special […]
It’s been a long year of social distancing and confinement, but summer calls us to get out and about again! A day trip to Steubenville in eastern Ohio offers a variety of experiences to suit all appetites. Love history? Ideally situated on a location overlooking the Ohio River, the reconstructed 1787 Historic Fort Steuben presents […]
The daffodils and crocuses of spring are signs of hope – much needed after the past year! And with hope comes plans for getting out and about and taking road trips again. If you are looking for destinations that are just a short drive away and offer safe and family-friendly attractions, check out what is […]
Between wintry weather, too many holiday treats, and COVID-19 restrictions, it may be more difficult to stay in shape in the new year. You may have to develop a new strategy to maintain your physical health. But don’t neglect your intellectual health! One way to maintain sanity and to feel in control during uncertain times […]
Summer is for Sunshine and Music in Steubenville By the time you read this, the “stay home” order in Ohio should be lifted but we will still be feeling the repercussions of several weeks without normal business along with the stress and anxiety associated with the COVID19 pandemic. Yet we all are ready to exult […]
Follow the River: A Drive Along the Ohio River Scenic Byway In 1803, Meriwether Lewis left Pittsburgh with a keelboat filled with supplies and began his journey down the Ohio River to meet William Clark and the crew of the Corps of Discovery, now known as the Lewis & Clark Expedition. The Ohio “Beautiful River” […]