January 18, 2013
Hagerstown Community College's Black Student Union will host its third annual fashion show Saturday, Feb. 2, beginning at 7 p.m., at Kepler Center on HCC's main campus. The show will feature student models displaying a variety of clothing styles, including casual, career, sportswear, and formal wear. Vendors include Déjà Vu Boutique, JC Penney, Jos. A. Bank, Deb, Rue 21, Kasper, Reebok, Jones New York, Wilsons Leather, and the HCC Campus Store. Musicians Beyonka Marie, Iron Lion, and Spence will perform.
January 15, 2013
Western Enterprise helps others for holidays The Western Enterprise Fire Co. supplied nine cases of hams to The Salvation Army for its Christmas dinner this past holiday season. Along with the Ladies Auxiliary, Western Enterprise also donated funds to Holly Place to provide the requested cleaning supplies and paper products from its wish list. To show appreciation for all the extra efforts they contribute throughout the school year, the Ladies Auxiliary hosted a holiday luncheon for the nonteaching staff at Winter Street Elementary School.
January 13, 2013
JoAnna Torbolli got engaged in October and has been planning her wedding “off and on since then.” On Sunday, Torbolli and her cousin, Autumn Harnish, both of Boonsboro, used the Live Wedding Expo at Hager Hall Conference and Event Center as a way to get some ideas for the special day, tentatively planned for June 2014. “You can get cards. You can collect information. You can get ideas,” Torbolli said. “It's all very helpful and it's in a really nice facility.” With about 15 local vendors on hand, the first-ever event at Hager Hall drew 150 to 175 brides-to-be, plus another 180 people who attended a wedding that took place at about 3 p.m., according to Cynthia Fowler, banquet manager for Hager Hall.
September 17, 2012
Tea, fashion show to benefit animal shelter CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter will host Second Hand Rose Tea and Fashion Show from 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 30, at the thrift store, 66 S. Main St. Tickets cost $15, and only 50 seats will be available. Proceeds will benefit the shelter's Rallying to Relocate Capital Campaign. The fashion show will include clothing available for purchase at the thrift store, and shelter dogs will model outfits.
September 14, 2012
LouEllen "Ellen" Winship, 86, of Washington, D.C., currently residing at 7 Maple Ave., Boonsboro, Md., passed away peacefully, Thursday, Sept. 13, 2012, at Fahrney-Keedy Home and Village. She was born Wednesday, June 23, 1926, in Washington, D.C. She held several master's degrees, including degrees in biology, business and accounting. She was employed with the federal government, retiring after 40 years of service. She served on numerous community boards and coordinated many special events, including a fashion show in Korea during the '70s for international dignitaries, that portrayed the fashion of all the former first ladies of the United States.
July 26, 2012
Unique Boutique will be hosting its first bridal-themed fashion show on Saturday in the gazebo area of the Martinsburg Mall. The event will showcase the wedding, bridesmaid, flower girl and attendee dresses available at the store. The show begins at 2 p.m., and is free. There will be giveaways and coupons for use that day only. The store is at entrance 4 of the Martinsburg Mall, across from guest services. Unique Boutique has been open since Feb. 15.
April 30, 2012
CLEMSON, S.C. - Sarah Louderback of Hagerstown was honored by the Clemson University College of Business and Behavioral Science at its annual awards ceremony April 14. Louderback, a senior majoring in marketing, received the “All Around Best Player” in Marketing Award. DAYTON, Tenn. - Anna LiCausi of Frederick, Md., is among six students who were inducted April 18 to the Bryan College chapter of Sigma Beta Delta, an international honor society in business, management and administration.
April 7, 2012
Shawnice Blowe didn't have to go far to find the business attire she modeled Saturday night for the Black Student Union's fashion show at Hagerstown Community College “I just found it in my clothes and I was like, 'OK,'” Blowe said before taking the Kepler Center theater stage to model the clothes with Malick Nguema. Blowe, 18, of Hagerstown, and Nguema, 19, of the Washington, D.C., area, were among about a dozen volunteer models for the HCC student organization's second annual fashion show.
April 3, 2012
1. Looking to the past Washington County Playhouse's final production for the season, "A Look Back," is a revue featuring highlights from the theater's 27 years. Shows are at 6 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays through Saturday, April 28; 1 p.m. Sunday, April 15, at 44 N. Potomac St., rear, downtown Hagerstown. Tickets cost $29 to $42. For reservations, call 301-739-7469. 2. A little turn on the catwalk Hagerstown Community College's Black Student Union will host its second fashion show at 7 p.m. Saturday, April 7, at Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Center, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown.
March 14, 2012
Hagerstown Community College's Black Student Union (BSU) has rescheduled its annual fashion show for 7 p.m. Saturday, April 7, in the Kepler Center on HCC's main campus. The show was originally scheduled for Saturday, March 17. Vendors will include Déjà Vu Boutique, JCPenney, Jos. A. Bank, Deb, Kasper, Old Navy, Reebok and Wilsons Leather. Clothing themes will include casual, career, sportswear and formal wear. The show will feature student models and performances by Alison Crockett and Kolten. Admission is $7; $5 for HCC students.