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Thrifting the MOV

The Mid-Ohio Valley is full of hidden thrift stores that perhaps you may not have heard of. Thrifting can be a great way to save money or discover vintage looks...

Wit & Whimzy

If you've traveled Front Street since the beginning of September, you may have noticed a new shop has moved into the neighborhood. Wit & Whimzy, at 152 Fron...

Teri Ann

Teri Ann’s is a lavish women’s retailer located in the heart of downtown Marietta. It’s made downtown their home going on 55 years! Wow! What an accomplishment; especially for a small business in a quaint, little town.  Clutch MOV was able to sit dow...

Berdine’s Five & Dime

You’ve heard the old cliché countless times that says going to a particular place is like stepping back in time. Well, a trip I just took to Harrisville really ...

Just a Jar

Just a Jar, located at 208 Front Street, started in 2009 when Bobby Rosenstock and his wife Sara Alway-Rosenstock moved to Marietta. Sara secured a job at Marie...

Justin Hofmeister

Tattoos are no longer for hardened criminals, 18 year olds ready to emblazon themselves with the mark of adulthood or anxious lovers who wants to ink their eternal flame for their partner across their chest. Slowly, they are popping up on working pro...

WV State Honey Festival

Life in City Park is pretty sweet this weekend. I know—it’s an awful pun, but I just couldn’t help it. You see, the park is the site of the 36th annual West Vir...

Savana Skye Designs

Recently,  I have become involved with The Parkersburg Art Center. While taking a tour of the facility, I visited the gift shop and fell in love with all of the...

Twisted Sisters Boutique

Twisted Sisters Boutique, owned and operated by sisters Deborah Cline and Becky Pritchett is located on Front Street in Historic Downtown Marietta, Ohio. The vision for Twisted Sisters started when the sisters saw “Air Chairs” at festivals. They talk...

J&M’s Used Book Store

You only need to be in Jason McCrady’s presence for about five minutes before you catch on to his enthusiasm for what he does. His smile and the excitement in h...
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