# Wv cities
Wheeling, WV bans youth conversion therapy, becomes 3rd WV city
Earlier this month, the Wheeling City council voted 4-3 to ban on the dangerous, discredited, pseudoscientific practice of conversion therapy in minors. The ordinance’s passage makes Wheeling the third West Virginia city to ban conversion therapy in minors, after Charleston’s ban in August 2021 and Morgantown’s ban in October 2021.
The 5 most popular restaurants in Charles Town, West Virginia
Although the cities in West Virginia’s eastern panhandle often get lumped into the Baltimore and Washington DC metro areas, one small city is named after another lesser-known Washington: President George Washington’s youngest brother Charles. The city may have begun as Charles Washington’s estate and the streets he laid out around his home, but these days, it’s best known for the nearby Civil War battlefields, its historic sites, the surrounding wilderness, and a bustling downtown.
The 5 most popular restaurants in Nitro, WV
Demarcating the westernmost edge of West Virginia’s “Chemical Valley” is the city of Nitro. Long before it was a city, Nitro was chosen to be the site of one of the biggest gunpowder manufacturing facilities during World War I, hence its namesake “nitrocellulose.”
The 5 most popular restaurants in Hurricane, WV
Hurricane (pronounced HURR-i-kin) is a small city in central western West Virginia. The city draws visitors every year to the Caboose Museum, the splash park known as the Sprayground, the Main Street shopping district, and the Meek Mountain Trails, an expansive trail system for hiking, mountain biking, and trail-running events.