Plans are moving forward on museum updates

Local News

Updates to Campus Martius and the Ohio River Museum were discussed during the recent Friends of the Museums’ annual meeting. The Friends of the Museum is a nonprofit organization that manages both the Ohio River Museum and the Campus Martius Museum on behalf of the Ohio History ...

Ohio Arts Council approves grants

Local News

Investment in Southeast Ohio continues as the Ohio Arts Council announced recent funding awards and Marietta City Council discusses investment of federal recovery funds. The Ohio Arts Council (OAC) board approved $18,479,247 in grants to support Ohio artists, arts and cultural organizations, ...

Sabolick charged with felonies

Local News

A 56-year-old Lower Salem man was arrested Saturday and charged with multiple felony counts after transporting a teenager across state lines for sexual intercourse. James A. Sabolick, of 7415 Germantown Road, was traveling southbound on Interstate 77 near mile post 1 when he was pulled over ...

Tour estate gardens, grounds with Blennerhassett gardener

Neighborhood News

Did you know that the Blennerhassetts had an Orangery containing exotic fruit trees on the Island? Their famous Pleasure or Flower Garden was 2 1/3 acres in size and the 1802 Dairy produced thousands of pounds of cheese for sale downriver. In a new outdoor program their English gardener, “Mr. ...


Neighborhood News

The family of Willa Knowlton would like to honor her with a card shower in celebration of her 90th birthday. She was born to Charles and Myrtle Rhodes Aug. 3, 1931. Willa was a 1949 graduate of Salem-Liberty High School. She was married to Ralph Knowlton who passed away in 2011. They were ...