Aldona Bird
Zero-waste artist uses found canvases, leftover paint to create original pieces
OK, by now you probably know some of my likes and dislikes.
June 18, 2019 - 9:20 am
Aldona Bird
Festivities abound around the region this weekend
Ready for the Buckwheat Festival? And the Pawpaw Festival? And the Morgantown Art Walk? And the kazillion other events happening this weekend?Trying to keep up with the many exciting community events this weekend, barely know where to start.
September 25, 2018 - 9:37 am
Aldona Bird
Hoot and Howl: local handmade artisan gifts and crafts shop
Although Hoot and Howl an eclectic and charming shop on the corner of Walnut and Spruce streets in Morgantown opened about a month ago, only checked it out last week, and ended up stopping in four times since.
September 4, 2018 - 2:04 pm
Aldona Bird
Organic farms take a lot of work, patience
By Aldona BirdThroughout Preston County, a few farmers have been growing organically since before it was cool and trendy.
August 21, 2018 - 9:29 am
Aldona Bird
Artist reclaims West Virginia coal for jewelry
By Aldona BirdCoal runs deep in our part of Appalachia, in our mountains and in our culture.
August 14, 2018 - 8:29 am
Aldona Bird
Try homemade recipes for your favorite treats
By Aldona BirdJust when a resolution to only eat homemade bread and pasta cut my wheat intake .
July 31, 2018 - 8:59 am
Aldona Bird
Make the most of your waste
few months ago, got lazy and didnt clean my car for a couple weeks.
July 23, 2018 - 5:55 pm
Aldona Bird
Help students through local pantry program
Nationwide, an estimated one in six children are food insecure.
July 17, 2018 - 8:41 am
Aldona Bird
Local sewing shop to have open nights
Whats your summer project? Have you contemplated learning a new craft, something to keep you busy on rainy summer evenings or days too hot to be outside?Allow me to suggest hand work, such as sewing.
July 9, 2018 - 5:43 pm