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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: Embracing Our Heritage Through Art at the Gate 5 Industrial Arts Festival

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Reflections on 2018: Embracing Our Heritage Through Art at the Gate 5 Industrial Arts Festival

 In another impressive first for the city of Weirton, more than 550 people braved a 60 percent chance of rain on Saturday, October 20 to attend the inau...

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Community Events
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: Tin Man 5K

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Reflections on 2018: Tin Man 5K

 To kick off the day of the Gate 5 Industrial Arts Festival, the first-ever Tin Man 5K brought in over 100 registered runners/walkers from 4 different states and 20 different cities. 

 There were 70...

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Community Events
Posted on: December 31, 2018

Reflections on 2018: The League Assembles in Weirton

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Reflections on 2018: The League Assembles in Weirton

 June 5-6 marked a major first for the City of Weirton when the West Virginia Municipal League chose to hold one of their Annual Board meetings here. They were hosted by one of the City&rsqu...

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Census Takers Needed

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Posted on: February 1, 2019

Candidates for the City of Weirton 2019 Municipal Primary Election

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Here are the candidates for the City of Weirton 2019 Municipal Primary Election (As of February 1, 2019):

Mayor:- Harold “Bubba” Miller- George Village

Ward 1:- Jonathan Curenton- Tim Connell- George G. Brandenburg

Ward 2:- Mike Adams- Ra...

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Community News
Posted on: January 14, 2019

Getting to Know Your Chamber of Commerce

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Getting to Know Your Chamber of Commerce

 When looking to relocate to Weirton or to take a bold new step in business, one of the first places to go is always the Weirton Area Chamber of Commerce. 

 But what is a chamber of commerc...

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Community News
Posted on: January 11, 2019

Community Helpers Tour for Students

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"Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping." -Fred Rogers

 To learn more about Community Helpers, Lisa Wingett's First Grade Class from St. Paul Roman Catholic Church, Weirton, WV joined Mayor Harold Bubba Miller ...

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Community News
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: Festival of Nations

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Reflections on 2018: Festival of Nations

 Held on the third Saturday in March, the Festival of Nations 2018 was the most well-attended to date. 

 Benefitting the Weirton Area Museum and Cultural Center, the event took place at the...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: The Fire Department's Year

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Reflections on 2018: The Fire Department's Year

 It was a busy year for the Weirton Fire Department. In August, the City Council approved the implementation of the Fire Prevention Bureau. This set up the authority of the fire department t...

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Fire Department
Posted on: December 18, 2018

The Spirit of Giving

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The Spirit of Giving: The Gift of Fire Safety

 If you need fire safety equipment for your home this winter but missed the Weirton Fire Department’s Fire Safety Day on October 27, don’t worry – your city fire departmen...

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Fire Department

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Posted on: January 11, 2019

Churches of Weirton: St. Paul Church

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Churches of Weirton: St. Paul Church

 Churches are the history of our city. They serve as cultural centers, gathering places, historical landmarks and reminders of who we are and where we came from. To learn the history of Weirto...

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Home & General News
Posted on: January 11, 2019

Churches of Weirton: All Saints Greek Orthodox Church

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Churches of Weirton: All Saints Greek Orthodox Church

 Churches are the history of our city.

 They serve as cultural centers, gathering places, historical landmarks and reminders of who we are and where we came from.

 To learn the ...

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Home & General News

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: Serving Up Improvements at Starvaggi Park

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Reflections on 2018: Serving Up Improvements at Starvaggi Park

 At Starvaggi Park, a collaborative effort between city departments has resulted in resurfacing for 3 tennis courts and 2 basketball courts.

 It was a $315,000 project, accordi...

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Parks & Recreation

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: The Comprehensive Plan

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Reflections on 2018: The Comprehensive Plan

 Each community has a set of values and a recognized culture that contributes to the quality of life for its citizens. A Comprehensive Plan helps the City accomplish these as efficiently and sustainably ...

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Planning & Development
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: The REDS Summit

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Reflections on 2018: The REDS Summit

 On October 29-30, the City of Weirton hosted the U.S. Economic Development Administration’s Regional Economic Diversification Summit (REDS) which brought together local, state, and federal agencies t...

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Planning & Development

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News Flash

Posted on: December 18, 2018

Who you gonna call?

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Who you gonna call?  Winter is here.  The days are shorter, the nights are darker, and cold temperatures can turn simple puddles of water on the roads into sheer sheets of ice.  These kinds of conditio...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Who you gonna call?

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As temperatures drop and travel conditions worsen, the people of Weirton are encouraged to report any hazardous conditions to road crews. 

It is important, however, to know who to call for help.

While the city has 200 miles of streets to t...

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Public Works

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Reflections on 2018: The Sliplining Project

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Reflections on 2018: Slipline project

 An extensive sliplining project through the city of Weirton was completed this year by The Thrasher Group, winning the company the American Council of Engineering Companies Engineering Excellence Award for th...

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Utilities