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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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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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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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CHECK OUT WHAT WE’RE LOVING THIS MONTH! Get a jump start on your holiday shopping, find great places to eat, and more this month! Hunting season is here! Keep those marksmanship skills sharp and find great services that all hunters will appreciate. Things to Do Shooting Activities Perfect your aim, and let off some steam at A & S Indoor…

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Laurel Highlands Fall Festivals Checklist

Posted on September 8, 2016 1:00 PM by Laurel Highlands

There’s something for everyone every single weekend in September and October in the Laurel Highlands. Some of these exciting events are ongoing or continue for multiple weekends, giving you plenty of opportunities to check out as many events as possible. No matter when you come, there’s a wonderful way to enjoy the fall foliage and…

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Laurel Highlands Monthly Highlights - September

Posted on September 5, 2016 1:00 PM by Laurel Highlands

CHECK OUT WHAT WE’RE LOVING THIS MONTH! From biking and zip lining to wining and dining, find out what’s happening in the Laurel Highlands this month. We’re getting exciting about the fall foliage. Peak color usually displays late September to mid-October. Find great activities to enjoy the fall foliage. Take a drive through…

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David Evans Strickler, of Tassel Pharmacy, invented sundaes at the pharmacy’s soda fountain. News of his banana-based sundae created in 1904 spread quickly and the recipe was published in 1907. He later purchased the pharmacy and named it after himself. In Wilmington, Ohio, a restaurant owner started making the treat in 1907. The town even…

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Did you catch a glimpse of the Laurel Highlands in two of the most recent episodes of ABC’s hit reality romance series “The Bachelorette?” Some of the Bachelorette’s activities with her dates may have seemed like Hollywood magic, but each date, activity, and location, extravagant indoor accommodations or rugged outdoor…

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Friday Night at Tapped

Posted on June 1, 2016 12:00 PM by Cassandra Rupert

It feels like summer, which always makes me want to get out and try new things. I’ve lived in the Laurel Highlands my entire life and I’m sometimes surprised that it isn’t hard to find something new to do all the time. On a gorgeous Friday night, I’d want to go somewhere with a great big deck, sit outside, and enjoy some…

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