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Highlands Highlights 04.25.17

Posted on April 25, 2017 2:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

The Laurel Highlands goes hiking, biking, fishing, and more this week. We love the amazing photos you take every week in the Laurel Highlands. In this Highlands Highlights, we celebrates some of our favorite photos of the week that showcase some of the best destinations, food, events and so much more in the Laurel Highlands. Use #LaurelHighlands…

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Highlands Highlights 04.18.17

Posted on April 18, 2017 12:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

Laurel Highlands celebrates fishmas and National Park Week. We love the amazing photos you take every week in the Laurel Highlands. Our newest feature, Highlands Highlights, celebrates some of our favorite photos of the week that was and showcases some of the best destinations, food, and so much more in the Laurel Highlands. Use #LaurelHighlands on…

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Highlands Highlights 04.12.17

Posted on April 12, 2017 11:00 AM by Cassandra Rupert

Laurel Highlands goes from winter to spring in one weekend. We love the amazing photos you take every week in the Laurel Highlands. Our newest feature, Highlands Highlights, celebrates some of our favorite photos of the week that was and showcases some of the best destinations, food, and so much more in the Laurel Highlands. Use #LaurelHighlands on…

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Six Restaurants with Fierce Talent

Posted on March 22, 2017 8:00 AM by Cassandra Rupert

Ridiculously good eats, carefully prepared creations, and fresh, modern menus full of flavor: that’s what these six restaurants have in common. These delectable eateries serve up dishes that reflect the best ingredients available for the season and menus consistently refreshed with new and exciting options, presenting some of the best…

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10 Ways to Blow Your Tax Return

Posted on March 15, 2017 8:00 AM by Cassandra Rupert

It’s that dreaded time of year again. You’ve been filling out your taxes, crunching numbers, collecting all of your receipts, squinting at screens, and figuring out deductibles. But if you’re like most taxpayers, you’ll get a nice chunk back this spring. Start planning how you’ll blow your tax return extravagantly…

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In honor of International Women’s Day, we would like to take a look back and honor two of recipients of the Laurel Highlands Tourism Trailblazer of the Year – Olga Herbert and Gabi Nastuck! These ladies are just two of many, many women in our region who function outside of the box, never hesitating to try something new or venture into…

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Chef Jeremy Critchfield of the Stone House Restaurant & Country Inn , a local legend and grill-master, has more than 25 years of experience in the industry. Chef is famous for his delicious menu and is constantly developing new recipes and ways to serve his delicious food to the masses. If you missed it, check out our recent blog interview with…

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Nothing beats good beer and BBQ, something Chef Jeremy Critchfield of The Stone House Restaurant and Country Inn understands and has mastered. A local legend and grill-master, Chef Critchfield, the Hunt Chef, has more than 25 years of experience in the industry, working at pizza shops, luxury resorts, and currently as head chef at the Stone House.…

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Presidential Places

Posted on February 20, 2017 9:00 AM by Cassandra Rupert

In honor of President's Day, step back to a simpler time with this round up of past presidents and their experiences in the region. Tour the Laurel Highlands to retrace the steps of a young George Washington before he became our nation’s first president. Rewind to President Eisenhower’s visit in 1958, or have a stately stay at…

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Making plans for the dreaded much anticipated and exciting Valentine’s Day is never easy. Luckily we’ve got you covered with this list of ideas to make planning a romantic Valentine’s Day with your special someone in the Laurel Highlands easier. Single and looking to survive the holiday with your best pals instead? There are…

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