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Community News & Events: Aug. 19

Diabetes The Type 2 Diabetes Support Group will meet from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Diabetes Management office on the first floor of the old Valley Hospital, 333 W. Cork St., Winchester (use upper lobby door, first office on left). The program will be a question and answer with a guest ...

Events: Aug. 19

Anniversary The Church of the Rock will celebrate its second anniversary Sunday at 20 E. 8th St., Front Royal. A fellowship meal will be held at 1:30 p.m. at the Warren County Community Center. The Rev. Brevetta Jordan from Mt. Vernon Baptist Church will be the worship leader. Guest speaker ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 18

Shower A card shower is planned for Bernard Stokes, who will celebrate his 90th birthday Wednesday. Cards can be sent to him c/o Greenfield Senior Living, 14 Maynard Lane, Room 7, Strasburg, Virginia 22657. Barbecue St. Luke Brethren Church will hold a chicken barbecue and bake sale Saturday ...

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Community News & Events: Aug. 21

Library Strasburg Community Library will hold a book sale from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday through Sunday at 195 W. King St. All books will be $2 or less. Information: 465-8464 or email stlib@shentel.net. Singspiration Abbas House At My Church is selling tickets for its summer singspiration at ...

Community News & Events: Aug. 17

Reunion The Campbell family will hold a reunion starting at noon Sunday at Bing Crosby shelter #5 in Front Royal. Reunion The descendants of Howard and Angie McDonald will hold a reunion beginning at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Lebanon Community Center. Those attending are asked to bring a main ...

Engagement: Riddagh-Philips

Mr. and Mrs. Jeff Riddagh, of Front Royal, have announced the engagement of their daughter, Amanda Riddagh, to Colin Philips, son of Fred and Wanda Philips, of Rushville, Indiana. Amanda Riddagh, a graduate of Radford University, is an entertainment production planner for the Walt Disney ...

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This Weekend: Aug. 18

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Old Town Bud’s Collective, a bluegrass band from West Virginia, will open for Thom Shepherd and Coley McCabe at the last of the Friday Night Live Series Concerts from 5 to 11 p.m. today at the Taylor Pavilion on the ...

This Weekend: Aug. 11

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Concert The Hackens Boys will perform at the Cross Roads Fest from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. today at Rebel Baseball Park in New Market. There will be food available as well as a beer and a wine garden. Admission is free. No ...

Civil War Weekend aims to tell a range of historic stories

After spending close to a year planning for the event, the Shenandoah Valley National Historic District is hosting its annual Civil War Weekend next week in Winchester and Frederick County. According to Terry Heder, director of interpretation, education and history for the historic district, ...

This Weekend

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend: Gazebo Gatherings The Gazebo Gatherings Summer Concert Series will be held at 7 p.m. today at the Gazebo. Concerts are presented by the Blue Ridge Arts Council and sponsored in partnership with the County of Warren, the ...

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Sweet Potato Casserole

1 (29 oz.) can sweet potatoes 1 egg ½ c. sugar ½ tsp. cinnamon ½ stick melted margarine Topping: 1 c. Ritz cracker crumbs 1 c. brown sugar ½ c. chopped walnuts or pecans 1 stick melted margarine Mash potatoes with milk and salt to taste (optional). Add the egg, sugar, cinnamon and ...

Corn Pudding

12 oz. can cream style corn 2 (17 oz.) cans whole kernel corn 5 lightly beaten eggs ½ c. sugar 4 T. cornstarch ½ c. milk ½ c. melted butter ½ tsp. vanilla. Mix ingredients together and pour into as 3 qt. casserole. Bake for 1 hour at 400 degrees, stirring once. Fay Sonner Strasburg

Bread and Butter Pickle

6 C. (3 lbs.) cucumbers, sliced 2/3 c. (1/2 lb.) onions, sliced 2 qts. cold water 2/3 c. salt Wash cucumbers. Cut into slices. Add other ingredients and let stand overnight. Drain well and wash off salt. Add to syrup and boil for 10 mins. Pour into sterilized jars and seal. Syrup: 2 c. ...

Corn Pudding

¼ c. margarine ½ c. milk ½ c. sugar (can use ¼ c.) 3 T. flour 3 eggs 1 can creamed corn 1 tsp. vanilla Preheat oven to 350 degrees and melt margarine in casserole dish. Heat milk on low. Mix sugar, flour and beaten eggs. Add corn, warm milk and vanilla. Bake 1 hr. Magretta ...