March 12, 2013
Name of business: Balance Yoga and Wellness Studio Owner: Tricia Murray, registered yoga teacher Address: 11 N. Carlisle St., Greencastle, Pa. Opening date: Jan 2, 2013 Products and services: Yoga, fitness and wellness classes, including jazz fusion, an adult dance and fitness class, and Masala Bhangra, an Indian dance fitness class; massage and Reiki services Target market: Women, but there are classes for...
January 7, 2011
At the ripe age of 24, life has been a tuneful trip for Drew Adams. He’s an accomplished drums and bass player, vocalist, songwriter and has released several albums. Now, he’s adding one more accomplishment to his resume: he is an audio engineer with his own studio. Adams, who was born and has lived most of his life in Waynesboro, guesses he was about 10 years old when he knew music would play a major role in his life. “My dad was a musician — a bass player,” Adams said.
July 23, 2012
Dancin' Time Studios will host its fall registration from 5 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, at its studio, 927 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. Register for classes in hip-hop, boys hip-hop, jazz, tap, ballet, pointe, lyrical and specialized combination classes for students ages 3 to 7. Dance classes start Monday, Aug. 27. For more information, contact Kelly Moreland at 301-797-5696 or firstname.lastname@example.org .
August 30, 2011
Name of business: Country Zen Massage Studio Owner: Betsy Schoonover Address: 14 S. Main St., Boonsboro Opening date: July 1, 2011 Products and services: Jane Iredale skin-care products, which are recommended by the Skin Cancer Foundation; Bioelements Professional Skin Care products; destressing facials; Swedish massage; deep-tissue massage; hot-stone massage; wedding makeup; makeup application; manicures;...
November 11, 2011
Linda Sue Renner, owner of Universal Hair Studios, is hosting Cuttin' for Critters to benefit the Humane Society of Washington County. Universal Hair Studios will donate 100 percent of its proceeds from the two-day event, scheduled for Sunday and Monday, to the shelter. The salon is at 1826 Dual Highway, and its hours for the event are Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m. and Monday from noon to 7 p.m. "I love animals and wanted to celebrate the anniversary of my business's grand opening in conjunction with the HSWC's 90th birthday," Renner said.
December 20, 2009
Jimmy's White Tiger Martial Arts studio in Hagerstown received honors from the the state of Maryland in recognition of its outstanding fundraising efforts on behalf of the Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. The citation was signed by state Sen. Donald F. Munson, R-Washington. The studio is in the South End Shopping Center.
March 29, 2009
Name of business: Studio 6 Health Club Owner: Brent Nelson Address: 12814 D Shank Farm Way, Hagerstown, MD 21742 Opening date: Feb. 20 Products and services: Group exercise programs; private training; cardiovascular and strength training equipment; training circuits; free weights; balance and stabilization equipment; locker rooms; towel service; massage therapy; and wireless Internet access. How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it?
November 10, 2005
Mary Kay Anderson demonstrates decorative painting at her Shepherdstown, W.Va.-area home. "I like to paint on things that are of no use anymore, sort of like old treasures. I like to make them a treasure you can use in your house now," she says. Anderson also paints new things and items people bring her. Anderson is among 22 artisans who will explain their craft - many will also demonstrate - this weekend at 10 studios in Jefferson County, W.Va., during the 16th annual Over the Mountain Studio Tour.
June 6, 2009
Name of business: Potbelly Creek Music Studio Owners: Lauren Silkey and Daniel Parker Address: 245 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown, MD 21740 Opening date: January 2009 Products and services: Piano, guitar, voice and recording lessons; professional multi-track digital recording. Market area: Tri-State. How did you get into your business or what motivated you to start it?: Potbelly Creek is an extension of a home teaching studio in Indian Springs.