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SBA Paycheck Protection Program

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog

SBA Paycheck Protection Program Overview The Paycheck Protection Program is a loan designed to provide a direct incentive for small businesses to keep their workers on the payroll. SBA will forgive loans if all employees are kept on the payroll for eight weeks and the money is used for payroll, rent, mortgage interest, or utilities. […]

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My Dog & I: You Are Where You Are

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Janine Lazarus, My Dog & I

And here we are … in the middle of the most unlikely set of circumstances, we could have imagined! All of our lives have been redirected in some way these last weeks and we have all had to think a little about how to absorb these new changes… Now, if you are someone who has […]

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Local Students, Sarah Miller and Maddie Mohler, Perform at Carnegie Hall in NYC

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, What's Going On

Just a few weeks ago, two local students from Union and Caldwell, West Virginia enjoyed an experience not shared by many… performing live, onstage, at Carnegie Hall in the busy heart of New York City.  Sarah Miller, a 2017 graduate of Greenbrier East High School, and Maddie Mohler, a 2019 graduate of James Monroe High School, […]

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Cosmic Jive: St. Patrick was and Irishman.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Cosmic Jive, Matthew Young

It’s almost that time of year again! People smile a bit easier, laugh a bit louder, and sing with a bit more joy in their hearts! Leprechauns will hide their gold, bars will dye their beer, and the Chicago River will run green. That’s right…St. Patrick’s Day is nearly upon us! That one very special […]

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Future Doc: Nutrition & Food Choices

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, FUTURE DOC, Jillian Duncan

Nutrition: a necessary component of chiropractic.  While March is dedicated to National Nutrition Month, at Greenbrier Chiropractic Center, we know that maintaining proper nutrition is something to practice year-round.  Having proper knowledge is essential in maintaining proper nutrition habits. Nutritional deficiencies are extremely common, as they are the rule, not the exception. Generally speaking, our […]

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Off the Beaten Path: My Hometown Adventure.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Barry Pyne, Blog, Off the Beaten Path

Like most people, I like to take a trip every now and then. Of course, if I had my druthers, I’d go on a long, cross-country road trip. I’m lucky enough to have done that five times in my life, and I’m itching to do it again, but for right now I’d be content to […]

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In the Spirit: Luck of the Irish

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, In The Spirit, Krista Bacchiocchi, The Greenbrier

March 17th, known to most as St. Patrick’s Day. Originally a Catholic holiday in honor of Saint Patrick, an Irish saint, on the anniversary of his death. But when we think of St. Patrick’s Day today, we think of green shamrocks, little leprechauns, and heavy drinking, the real reason we get excited for this otherwise […]

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Guns & Cornbread: Sasquach, Coyotes & Whitetailed Deer

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Guns and Cornbread, Larry Case

“People who think they know everything are a great annoyance to those of us who do.” – Isaac Asimov I don’t believe in Sasquatch. I spent over 36 years dealing with wildlife and outdoor-related issues on the job and many more as a hunter just tramping in the woods but I’ve never seen or heard […]

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What’s Going On: Irish Dave’s Maple Bourbon Porter!

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, What's Going On

Greenbrier Valley Brewing Co’s lead brewer is Dave Barron. Amid the constant production of the brewery’s many flagships, “Irish” Dave keeps the offerings fresh and creative with limited-run beers. His latest and greatest creation is Irish Dave’s Maple Bourbon Porter. With this beer he wanted to step out of the box and make something that […]

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Poetry Corner: Drops of Hope.

By: HashtagWV / Category: Blog, Poetry Corner, Sherry McLaughlin

Spring signals new beginnings Blooming possibilities Colorful drops of hope Releasing dark ties of Past regrets Allowing the washing away of misaligned intentions Embracing what will remain After the thaw Of our hearts So constantly beating In hope of potential … Remembers that some seeds Do not wish to reach Towards the light; And an […]

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What Would the Quarantined Bunny Drink? w/ Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper this April!

What Would the Quarantined Bunny Drink w/ Hashtag Lewisburg City Paper - This April, what would the quarantined Easter bunny drink? Vodka, rum, tequila, brews? Find out with Robert Aquilino here. The impact of COVID-19 continues to affect us all in unprecedented ways. Along with fun/engaging content this month, we have included helpful information about the Paycheck Protection Loan Program for small businesses. In this issue, Grandpa […]


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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