Food Chronicle: Baked Treats Simplified and Delicious | Culture & Leisure

What is a snack pastry? If anyone knows the answer to that question, it’s Jessie Sheehan. Her third cookbook, “Snackable Bakes,” features 100 recipes for “exceptionally scrumptious sweets and treats” — all of which can be put together in 20 minutes or less. Don’t let the title of the book fool you, though. Sheehan uses … Read more

Calendar that fills up | Culture & Leisure

OWelcome to another eventful column, and believe me, I think I found a bit of everything this week. λλλ Saturday May 14 marks the second edition Bill Withers Memorial Festival at the Beckley Intermodal Gateway at 501 Neville Street. The fun begins at noon when the How Great You Art Theater Group takes the stage. … Read more

All aboard! Railway dinners are open | Culture & Leisure

A Dinner on the Diners event is coming soon, and railroad enthusiasts won’t want to miss it. Tickets are on sale now, and organizers say the popular event sold out last year. The Diners Dinner will be held June 25 in Jonesborough, and proceeds from ticket sales will help fund the Watauga Valley Historic Passenger … Read more

Celebrate Cinco de Mayo | Culture & Leisure

I feel compelled to start this week with the fact that today’s column lands on Cinco de Mayo, and there are several big events you need to know about. From Beckleythe Mad Hatter Club is hosting a two-day celebration starting today, Thursday, at 11 a.m. They offer a free taco dip all day and then … Read more

Digging ramps | Culture & Leisure

Let’s cut to the chase this week by reminding you that it’s the end of ramp season. If you missed your chance last week with all the diners in the area, you have at least one more chance on Saturday, April 30 at 5:30 p.m. If you want a real wild and wonderful WV delight, … Read more

Gourmet Toast Restaurant opens in Colorado Springs | Arts & Entertainment

Gourmet Toast Restaurant opens in Colorado Springs |  Arts & Entertainment

A Colorado Springs location of Toastique — Gourmet Toast and Juice Bar, 11590 Ridgeline Drive, has been opened by Andre Nabonne and his wife, Christin Deville. The Washington DC-based chain was started by Brianna Keefe, who is passionate about healthy living and healthy eating options on the go. She was at the new Springs store … Read more

Upcoming arts and entertainment options feature works of art, music, food and mysterious murder | Entertainment News

Upcoming arts and entertainment options feature works of art, music, food and mysterious murder |  Entertainment News

Exhibit opening MARGARETVILLE — Longyear Gallery at 785 Main St. in Margaretville will mark the opening of the exhibit “Works in Series,” at a reception from 3 to 6 pm Saturday, April 16. According to a media release, the exhibit will remain through May 8. Artists featured in the exhibit include Ann Lee Fuller, Corneel … Read more

Price Tower preps for big April lineup | arts-entertainment

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BARTLESVILLE — Price Tower in Bartlesville is gearing up for a busy spring full of events and activities for Oklahomans. “Price Tower Plaza” – outdoors and adjacent to Bartlesville’s Unity Square Green space – is once again open for the season, and the Tower is offering several ways to celebrate spring with visual art, fine … Read more

UnCapped: Pariah Brewing Co. | arts & entertainment

UnCapped: Pariah Brewing Co. |  arts & entertainment

In this episode of the UnCapped podcast, host Chris Sands met with Christa and Brian Mitchell, founders of Pariah Brewing Co. in Baltimore. They talked about the beginning of the brewery, where its name came from, their newly opened Baltimore taproom, and how operating taprooms on opposite coasts will work. Following the podcast, Sands asks … Read more

Casino launches The Food Hall | arts-entertainment

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WEST SILOAM SPRINGS – Cherokee Casino & Hotel West Siloam Springs is announcing the launch of The Food Hall, a new dining experience with a modern touch, set to open on April 18. The open dining space, with views and energy of the active casino floor, entices guests to explore top-tier offerings of world-class cuisine, … Read more