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November 16, 2004

Home-health agency hosting open house

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Panhandle Home Health Inc. will celebrate National Home Care Month by hosting an open house today from 1 to 3 p.m. at its office at 1516 Winchester Ave., Martinsburg.

The event will feature a brief presentation about home care and the services provided by Panhandle Home Health. Nursing staff and specialized therapists will be available to answer questions.

For information, call 304-263-5680.

Grant received for multiculturalism

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Shepherd University's Office of Multicultural Student Affairs received a $13,000 grant from the West Virginia Higher Education Policy Commission's Social Justice Initiatives Grant Program.

The grant will enable Shepherd to enhance its social justice initiatives, which include facilitating awareness, appreciation, acceptance and advocacy among all campus constituencies. In addition, the grant will enhance the pluralistic education and outreach programs already offered.


The planned activities will illustrate and promote the experiences and contributions of the diverse people on campus, within the community and in the world.

The grant also will help fund a field trip to the National Museum of the American Indian; a gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgendered awareness workshop; a Women's History Month speaker; and cosponsorship of two Performing Arts Series at Shepherd performances.

For information, call 304-876-5453.

Red Wolf Grill hosting reception

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The Red Wolf Grill at 131 S. Queen St. in Martinsburg is hosting a champagne and hors d'oeuvre reception Wednesday, Nov. 17, at 6 p.m., to celebrate the opening of its newly renovated upstairs banquet and entertainment hall.

For information, call 304-263-7400.

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