Marietta Timeshttp://www.mariettatimes.comTop Headlinesen-usSat, 29 Aug 2015 23:24:44 EDTSat, 29 Aug 2015 23:24:44 EDT bevy of blues: City earns a reputation music first began overflowing the banks of the Mississippi River Delta around 80 years ago and wound its way up river gaining traction in other riverfront towns like Chicago, Memphis, St. Louis and New Orleans.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT'Never too much chocolate' step into Shane Danford's Putnam Chocolate shop on Front Street is like stepping into happiness. The smell of chocolate - or what Danford refers to as "aromatherapy" - hits one immediately upon entering.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTBling: Show you care with gold for one's sweetheart is picking up in preparation for Valentine's Day and area stores are fully stocked for those hoping to find that perfect gift for their loved on.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTCater to your sweetheart's sweet tooth reaching for that candy bar to satisfy a sweet tooth, try choosing one of the handmade desserts made by local cooks and chefs in Marietta.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDTLocal rivers full of life, activity in winter months may be winter, but a lot of wildlife can still be seen on and around the Ohio River and its various islands.Fri, 30 Jan 2015 00:00:00 EDT