The Herald-Dispatch Features / Entertainment RSS 2014-09-03T01:38:56-04:00 urn:uuid:7ca9a236-5c54-47d4-aa6b-eb94b95fd21f Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. Tax tip: Deducting moving expenses The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_taxtip 2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00 <p>If you move because of your job, you may be able to deduct the cost of the move on your tax return. You may be able to deduct your costs if you move to start a new job or to work at the same job in a new location. The IRS offers the following tips about moving expenses and your tax return. </p> John Rosemond: Solution to teens losing sleep found at home The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_parent 2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00 <p>It's a fact that a good night's sleep is essential to optimal performance, no matter the task. It is also a fact that America's teens, generally speaking, don't get enough sleep. Ergo, American teens, as a group, underperform in school. </p> Dear Abby: Husband reluctant spectator at wife's nude parade The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_abby 2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00 <p>DEAR ABBY: My wife walks around our house nude or topless with the shades open, and anybody walking outside can see in. Recently she did this while some painting contractors were working around our house. I have begged her not to, to no avail. What should I do? -- MORE MODEST IN NORTH CAROLINA </p> ACTC grad wins cooking contest at Ky. State Fair The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_chef 2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00 <p>SLADE, Ky. -- Kendra Epperson, a chef at Natural Bridge State Resort Park, was a Cast-Iron Chef cooking competition winner during the 2014 Kentucky State Fair. </p> Brenda Lucas: Community News for Wednesday, Sept. 3, 2014 The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_brenda 2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00 <p>CLASS: "Tempting Technique" class instructed by Joyce Pacer is from 2 to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 7, at 1 Jacqueline Heights. The cost is $20. Reservations are due by Friday evening. Contact 304-733-3851 or <a href="mailto:joycepacer@comcast.net">joycepacer@comcast.net</a>. </p> Cookoffs highlight regional recipes The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_foodcolumn 2014-09-03T00:00:00-04:00 <p> HUNTINGTON -- The distance isn&#39;t too great between locations to attend two food events Saturday, Sept. 6, in Huntington.</p> Native Plant Society has 2 upcoming hikes The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/features/2014+0903_hike 2014-09-02T21:49:51-04:00 <p> The West Virginia Native Plant Society has scheduled two upcoming field trips.</p> WV Tourism hosting Go Outside and Raft campaign to promo Gauley season The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:794e0e33-65fc-4e6e-8035-9b3461155e7a 2014-09-02T16:31:00-04:00 <p> CHARLESTON, &#8212; The West Virginia Division of Tourism, in partnership with River Expeditions, the New River Gorge Convention and Visitors Bureau and the West Virginia Department of Agriculture will host &quot;Go Outside and Raft&quot;&#160; Wednesday, Sept. 3 at River Expeditions</p> Norah Jones' new project booked for Oct. 5 Mountain Stage The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:3ff5e4ff-9d11-47af-917c-7ed8c6feab8d 2014-09-02T14:50:21-04:00 <p> CHARLESTON &#8212; Producers of &quot;Mountain Stage with Larry Groce&quot; have confirmed more guests for its upcoming run of shows in Charleston at the Culture Center Theater.</p> 'Monsters Underground' to premiere Thursday on Discovery The Herald-Dispatch / 2014 urn:uuid:818e8f6a-3d53-4c3a-be3c-50a5a158f5fe 2014-09-02T11:19:46-04:00 <p> Discovery will be premiering the first two episodes of Monsters Underground this coming Thursday, Sept. 4 at 10 p.m. and 10:30 p.m. EST.</p>