WINCHESTER — Morris, a 3-year-old orange tabby, and Wheeler, a 6-year-old brown tabby, are looking for a new place to call home.
Kamryn Dixon, an animal caretaker at the Fredrick County Esther Boyd Animal Shelter in Winchester, said Morris and Wheeler are usually friendly around people and ...
Downtown Strasburg businesses and residents are opening their doors to the public on Saturday for the Downtown Strasburg Living Tour.
Olivia Hilton, who serves as the Strasburg's marketing and events coordinator, said she hopes the tour gives people a new outlook on the downtown area.
Thalia, a German shepherd-hound mix, is having a hard time finding a long-term home. The hyperactive 2-year-old came to the SPCA of Winchester in July and has bounced around since then.
Katlyn Himelright has been volunteering and working with the SPCA for six years. She said Thalia is a sweet ...
With the fall season getting underway, many people have begun to decorate.
Some people often buy their fall decorations, but others, like Lynn Hoffman, choose to make their own decorations. Hoffman, who is a master gardener with the Northern Shenandoah Valley Master Gardeners Association, has ...
The following public meetings are scheduled:
The Tourism Council meets at noon Tuesday at the Comfort Inn and Suites, 1011 Motel Drive, Woodstock.
The Finance Committee meets at 5:30 p.m. Monday in the municipal office, 135 N. Main ...
The Front Royal United Methodist Women will host a fall bazaar this weekend.
Hours are 3 to 8 p.m. Friday with dinner served from 5 to 7 p.m. and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday with lunch served from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. The drawing for the mission quilt will be held at 1:30 p.m. Saturday. ...
The Friends of the North Fork will hold its annual fish fry and auction from 5:30 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the Woodstock Moose. Tickets are $55 per person. Information: 540-459-8550.
• The Compassion Cupboard will distribute food from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to ...
A member of Congressman Bob Goodlatte's staff will hold open door community office hours Thursday at the following locations and times:
• Woodstock: 9:30-11 a.m., Town Hall Council Chambers, 135 N. Main St.
• Strasburg: noon-1 p.m., Town Hall Committee Room, 174 E. King ...
For the second year in a row, witches and wizards will descend on Strasburg for a three-day Festival That Must Not Be Named this weekend.
Attendees will see downtown Strasburg transformed into the world depicted in the Harry Potter books and films. Debbie Ritenour, one of the festival's ...
WINCHESTER — The West Oaks Farm Market will kick the fall season into high gear with its first-ever Fall Festival on Saturday.
The festival, which will also serve as the market's grand opening, will feature food, music, activities for kids, a corn maze and a pumpkin patch.
Mary Snapp, who ...
Front Royal is gearing up to celebrate the fall season with its annual Festival of Leaves beginning at 9 a.m. Saturday.
The festival, which takes place in downtown Front Royal, will feature food, drinks, live entertainment and tours of several historical buildings. Bryon Biggs, who serves on ...
The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Shenandoah Downs at the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds in Woodstock will hold several activities this weekend to close out its season.
Today will feature Hops ‘n Hooves, an after-work dollar draft ...
Locals share their recipes and memories of food passed down through the generations in celebration of Mother's Day.
Jodi Jenkins, of Woodstock, shares her great-grandmother-in-law's famous applesauce cake. Jenkins said she and her husband purchased her home after Dorothy ...
From sugar cookies to gingerbread men, date treats to brownie cookies, try these sweet Christmas cookie recipes submitted by Northern Virginia Daily readers:
4 cups flour
1 teaspoon baking soda
½ teaspoon salt
2 cups sugar
2 sticks unsalted butter
2 teaspoon vanilla ...
1 (29 oz.) can sweet potatoes
Â½ c. sugar
Â½ tsp. cinnamon
Â½ stick melted margarine
1 c. Ritz cracker crumbs
1 c. brown sugar
Â½ c. chopped walnuts or pecans
1 stick melted margarine
Mash potatoes with milk and salt to taste (optional). Add the egg, sugar, cinnamon and ...
12 oz. can cream style corn
2 (17 oz.) cans whole kernel corn
5 lightly beaten eggs
Â½ c. sugar
4 T. cornstarch
Â½ c. milk
Â½ c. melted butter
Â½ tsp. vanilla.
Mix ingredients together and pour into as 3 qt. casserole. Bake for 1 hour at 400 degrees, stirring once.