Warren County

Board assesses community survey

December 18th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — A new superintendent for Warren County Public Schools should be a good communicator and have people skills.

County marks project completion

December 17th, 2014

Warren County officials on Wednesday celebrated the completion of another major road project — or at least its first phase.

Business owners gear up for fight

Lisa Salazar, owner of Henry's Grocery, stands inside her business  on Strasburg Road. Salazar has sought signatures inside her store against Dollar General's rezoning effort on property for a store along Strasburg Road near Homestead Drive.    Rich Cooley/Daily

December 16th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — With the Warren County Planning Commission voting 5-0 Wednesday to recommend the Board of Supervisors reject a

A helping hand

December 16th, 2014

Jane Wine has been shopping for Christmas gifts all month.

A working man’s store

December 12th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — During the darkest days of World War II, amidst rationing and shortages, Alvin Stokes decided to open a general store in what used to be a blacksmith shop.

Comcast offering Wi-Fi hot spots

December 12th, 2014

Residents in Warren and Frederick Counties are experiencing faster and more widely available Wi-Fi coverage, according to Comcast.

Local Muslims worship in Front Royal center

December 12th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — According to the Pew Research Center, as of 2010, there are 2.6 million Muslims in the United States. The Daily Beast, an Internet magazine, estimates Muslims make up about 2.1 percent of the Washington, D.C., population.

Dominion plant up and running

December 11th, 2014

The Dominion Power plant in Warren County went on line Thursday, delivering electricity to 325,000 customers throughout Virginia.

Planners oppose proposed store

December 11th, 2014

FRONT ROYAL – A local developer faces strong opposition to a proposal to build a Dollar General store in Warren County.

Board OKs permit for UPS storage

December 11th, 2014

Warren County fast-tracked a permit request this week to help a parcel carrier find space to store several dozen trailers.

Parades in Strasburg, Front Royal rained out

Christian Guzman holds his daughter Elianys, 3, outside the old courthouse in the light drizzle during Woodstock's annual Christmas parade held Friday night.   Rich Cooley/Daily

December 5th, 2014

Christmas parades in Strasburg and Front Royal have been canceled and postponed, respectively, in advance of the heavy rainfall expected to batter the area Saturday.