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The First Annual Marietta Mac-Down

The 1st Annual Marietta Mac Down took place on a beautiful fall day, with temperatures in the mid 70’s with sunny skies and a gentle breeze. The warmth and sun may have attributed to the abundance of smiling faces as well as the attendance of nearly 300 eager mac and cheese enthusiasts. Local restaurants, and

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Meet the Pets of Marietta

Pet Owners Take Note: We’re planning a Marietta pet-themed issue of the Traveler as our next edition, and we’ll be trying to feature lots of Marietta pets. Keep a close eye on The Marietta Traveler Facebook page to find out how you might be able to get your pet in the The Traveler in 2019.

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Written by Molly and Harper Kitchen Writing is a beautiful art. And, in the world we live in right now, an art that we need, especially for young people. So one amazing 6th grade teacher in Marietta, Deanna Clayton, decided to put that idea into action and start a poetry and writing club at Donegal

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Shank’s Tavern - One More and I’m Staying

Written by Trisha Ries Every town can be broken down into parts. Parts that add glamour, integrity, history, and most importantly, memories. In our historical town, you’ll find a place that has all of those things right on the corner of Waterford and Front Street. Shank’s Tavern is the epitome of our town. Originally built

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Marietta Candlelight Tour of Homes on Sunday, December 2nd

Marietta Restoration Associates will host the 53rd Candlelight Tour of Homes on Sunday, December 2nd, from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Eight private homes decorated for the holidays will be open for your pleasure. In addition to the homes, your ticket will include entry to several historic buildings in Marietta. The Union Meeting House will

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Jamboree Cocktail

Courtesy of Rebeca Shinsky, Bully’s Restaurant and Pub, Columbia Everyone hates to say goodbye to summer, but jams and preserves are a great way to enjoy fresh tastes into the new season. The best way to ease into fall is with simple and delicious jam-based drinks! This recipe incorporates homemade Lancaster County strawberry jam. 1)

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Meet the Pets of Marietta

Our inaugural “Pet of the Issue” is Penny. Penny earned the honor by being the most “liked” pet for our contest on the Marietta Traveler Facebook page. If you’d like to see your Marietta (or Maytown) pet in a future issue of the Marietta Traveler, keep an eye on the Marietta Traveler Facebook page for

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Marietta Community House Auction Taking Place on September 22nd

Join us for an Emerald Evening at McCleary’s Public House, Saturday, September 22nd. Great food, signature drink, bag pipes, and unique silent and live auction items. This will be our second annual auction in partnership with the Susquehanna Stage Company, we had so much fun last year we decided to do it again. Join in