Category Archives: Places To Go

Green Pineapple

Article By: Karen Gardner Photos By: Josh Triggs Bubble Tea or Build-a-Bowl? Your palate is in for a treat at the Green Pineapple in Shepherdstown, home of Korean fusion food. Ramen noodles, that staple of college life, gets a fresh treatment at the Green Pineapple, where owner Shane Broadwater serves them in homemade broth with your choice of toppings. “We serve the younger crowd. Our crowd...

Tasty venture brings sweet success

Article By: Samantha Cronk Photos By: Josh Triggs Before you ever see the mobile concession unit, you'll smell the irresistible scent of handcrafted kettle popcorn that acts as an irresistible calling card for the new business Mission Popcorn, owned and operated by Martinsburg residents Travis and Ginger Bishop. Enthusiastic fans of the snack, Travis and Ginger took their part-time hobby of popping kettle corn for friends...

Mangiamo! Italian Food Done Right In Martinsburg

Article By: Paul Long Photos By: Josh Triggs When Carlos and Sonia Romo arrived in Martinsburg 15 years ago, they were just looking for an affordable place to raise their three children while commuting to their jobs near Washington, D.C. Somewhere along the way, though, opportunity knocked, and today, the couple owns and operates La Trattoria, one of the most popular Italian restaurants in the Eastern...