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Celebrating 1 Year: The Fiddlehead by Gillian McGinn

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Food & Drink Reviews

If you’re looking for a place to enjoy great local entertainment and/or great food and drinks, the Fiddlehead is a nice place to be this winter. The menu is suited to the mountain views: get some Logger Nachos and a West Virginia Craft Beer while taking in the local scene. The Fiddlehead is now celebrating […]

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Wisdom: Life Lessons Learned from Being Open-Minded by Jim Shock

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Jim Shock, Wisdom from the Woods

Wisdom from the Woods – Life Lessons Learned from Being Open-Minded If laughter is infectious, may we all come down with a bad case of it. I only make New Year’s resolutions I’m certain to keep. My past successful commitments to myself include; drink more beer, spend more time with my dog and upset stupid […]

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New Year’s Resolution by Tiffany Blair

Now that we’ve survived the Mayan Apocalypse and braved the holiday crowds, it’s time to set our sights on the New Year. A lot of folks partake in the tradition of declaring a New Year’s Resolution, and I’m usually one of them. In 2013, I won’t resolve to lose weight, drink less beer, or eat […]

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Get off the Couch & Go Outside by Craig Miller

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, C M, Mountain Scene

It is often said that the only two sure things in life are death and taxes. During the winter doldrums in the Greenbrier Valley and surrounding areas, one could easily add a good blanket and a comfortable couch to that statement. Despairingly, your winter time best friend, the couch pillow, can easily become part of […]

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It’s a Robert Burns Time of Year, Jan 20th by Julian Levine

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog, Julian Levine

As Americans, scratch that, as people almost all of us are acutely aware of a tiny subset of the population who we, by and large, don’t know personally and will never meet. Still, through the magic of fluff news and grocery store checkout aisles we stay in tune with these mystery people, often sharing their […]

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Some of’s TOP December days

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

December 27: 2,926 Visits December 30: 965 Visits December 19: 866 Visits December 23: 852 Visits December 26: 824 Visits

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Party it up on NYE at 50 East!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

NYE at 50 East! 50 East! DJ Penny, Party Favors, & Free Champagne Toast at Midnight! NO COVER! SPECIAL DINNER MENU!!!! Appetizers: Raw Oysters on the Half Shell or Deep Fried $9.95 Jumbo Shrimp Cocktail $9.95 Entrees: Filet Mignon and Twin Lobster Tails $28.95 Chicken coq a Vin $16.95 Fried Oyster Entree $17.95 All Entrees […]

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Bring in 2013 with LBSPY!

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

Bring in 2013 with LBSPY!!! In this issue, we featured: Event: Burn’s Supper at Irish Pub, Lewisburg by Julian Levine F&D: The Fiddlehead, Snowshoe by Gillian McGinn Music: Judy Collins at Carnegie Hall, Lewisburg by Susanna Robinson-Kenga Mountain Scene: Get off the Couch & Go Outside! by Craig Miller Wisdom from the Woods: Life Lessons […]

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LBSPY is Everywhere!!! Just last month…

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

LBSPY is everywhere!!! Just last month I was eating at Fujiyama and the guys behind me were asking the server, Whitney Wease “hey what is that Ez Rats” as they were reading the lbspy.. then a few days ago at Food and Friends a man was sitting behind me looking at an LBSPY over his […]

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A Mountain Favorite: Foxfire Grille by Gillian McGinn

By: LBSPY / Category: Blog

High atop Snowshoe Mountain, located near the main entrance, is Foxfire Grille. This eatery is privately owned and has been a staple at Snowshoe for 12 years. Patrons return year after year to enjoy traditional favorites and try new dishes. One unspoken rule stands at the Foxfire, and it’s to leave room for dessert, especially […]

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Back to the Music w/ Lewisburg City Paper this September!

Back into the Music w/ HashtagWV this September! - It’s back to the music w/ Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper this September. Susanna Robinson features Warner Music School: from humble beginnings to true love and more.  Other big stories include Wild Cuisine at the West Virginia Roadkill Cookoff, Freshwater Folk Festival, an interview with Carlene Carter, Highway Queen by Jason Scott, and so much more! […]

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Best Things to Do in Lewisburg, WV

Best Things to Do in Lewisburg WV! - Spending a day in Lewisburg? Here are a few of the best things to do while you’re visiting. Start your day at the Wild Bean coffee shop.  Located downtown, this cafe offers premium coffee, tea, veggie cuisine, wi-fi, entertainment, and more! The breakfast menu consisting of breakfast burritos, egg scrambles, breakfast sandwiches and granola w/ […]

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WONDER HOW HASHTAG LEWISBURG CITY PAPER REMAINS FREE? - Wondering how Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper gets published and distributed FREE every month in-print and online? Do we have wealthy parents or did one of us seduce a millionaire? No. Are we financed by bank loans or grant money? Nope, not that either. Until we hit it BIG in the lotto, every issue of HASHTAGWV comes […]


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"LBSPY is the best thing that has happened in Greenbrier County since I have been here for seven years. Maybe the whole state.... a first class operation and a lot of hard work," Patrick O'Flaherty, owner @ The Irish Pub