Community News

Second annual stream clean up takes place on Saturday

The second annual Landowner Appreciation Stream Clean Up Day is taking place this Saturday at Mill Creek and Stony Creek in Shenandoah County. According to Owen Heine, Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries conservation police officer, the event was started last year after some ...

Community News & Events: April 26

Showers • A card shower is planned for Genevieve Kirby, who will celebrate her 94th birthday Saturday. Cards can be sent to her c/o Consulate Health Care, 803 S. Main St., Room 330-A, Woodstock 22664. • The wrong address was given for the card shower for Denzil Heishman’s 93rd birthday ...

Livestock Report

Farmers Livestock April 25 FEEDER: Cattle (1184 head) Steers (254 head) Steers M&L 1, 300-400 lbs., $140.00-167.00; 400-500 lbs., $145.00-166.00; 500-600 lbs., $145.00-175.00; 600-700 lbs., $142.00-165.00; 700-800 lbs., $133.00-144.00; 800-900 lbs., $115.00-121.00; 900-1000 ...

Community News & Events: April 25

Showers • A card shower is planned for Brad Dennison, who will celebrate his birthday Thursday. Cards can be sent to 9091 N. Congress St., Apt. C-18, New Market 22844. • A card shower is planned for Denzil Heishman, who will celebrate his 93rd birthday Sunday. Cards can be sent to 8433 ...

Community School Breakfast program

A generous group of Shenandoah County residents and business people is hungry to help kids in need. They're ensuring all students in Shenandoah County Public Schools are able to get breakfast, regardless of their ability to pay. The Community School Breakfast Program has been providing free ...

Public Meetings: April 24-28

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Board of Supervisors holds a work session on the fiscal 2018 budget at 5 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the training room of ...

Community News & Events: April 21

March A March for Science will be held on Earth Day at noon Saturday at the corner of Loudoun and Piccadilly streets in Old Town Winchester. The non-partisan march advocates scientific literacy, evidence-based policy, diversity in the STEM field (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) and ...

Community News & Events: April 22

Rotary The Rotary Club of New Market will meet at noon Wednesday at the Shenvalee Golf Resort in Miller Grille. There will be no program, rather a club meeting will be held. Information: www.newmarketrotaryclub.net. Garden club Sarah Showalter from Showalter Orchard and Greenhouse will ...

Community News & Events: April 24

Bingo Walnut Springs Church in Strasburg will host bingo from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday to benefit the Oranda School House. Cost is 25 cents per card. Food will also be available starting at 5 p.m. Bingo Relay for Life "Hope on the Move" will host a Longaberger Basket bingo at 7 p.m. Friday at ...

Events

Concert The Front Royal Oratorio Society will present its annual spring concert at 4 p.m. Sunday at the Front Royal Presbyterian Church, 115 Luray Avenue. A freewill offering will be accepted to be shared with Blue Ridge Hospice. Information: 540-635-4842 or www.fros.online. Baptist The ...

School Lunch Menu: April 22

This is the Shenandoah County school lunch menu for April 24-28: Monday Breakfast: French toast, fruit, juice. Lunch K-5: turkey, ham and cheese on slider roll, potato wedges, peaches, strawberries, milk. Lunch 6-12: turkey, ham and cheese on slider roll or hamburger, potato wedges, ...

Community News & Events: April 20

Special ed The Warren County Special Education Advisory Committee will meet at 6 p.m. Monday at Special Services-Diversified Minds, 465 W. 15th St., Suite 500, Front Royal. Gina Cornette, Warren County Public Schools occupational therapist, will give a talk at 7:15 p.m. on supports for ...

Community News & Events: April 19

Library Patrick Newcombe, an award-winning youth ornithologist, scientist and writer, will present a program on the perilous journeys of migratory birds at 1 p.m. Saturday at Samuels Public Library in Front Royal. He will discuss the migratory patterns of bluebirds, osprey, kestrels and ...

Community News & Events: April 18

Shower A card shower is planned for Richard "Baldy" Frye, who will celebrate his 80th birthday April 20. Cards can be sent to 143 E. Avondale Ave., Mount Jackson, Virginia 22842. Atheism International speaker and author, Frank Turek, will give a free talk from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at ...

Public Meetings: April 17-21

The following public meetings are scheduled: Shenandoah County • The Board of Supervisors holds a work session on the fiscal 2018 budget at 1 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock. • The School Board meets in closed session at 6 p.m. Tuesday in the training ...

Community News & Events: April 14

Gardening Stephanie Brock from Riverbend Nursery will present a free seminar on garden perennials from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday at the Southern States Front Royal Cooperative. Trafficking Toms Brook United Methodist Church will host a program on community awareness of human trafficking at ...

Community News & Events: April 15

Club The Winchester Area Newcomers Club, a social club for women, will meet at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday at Opequon Presbyterian Church in Kernstown. Information: www.winchesternewcomersclub.org. Luncheon The Strasburg Chamber of Commerce will host Women In Business, a mid-day marketing ...

Community News & Events: April 17

Performance The Falcon Theatre Company of Central High School will perform “The Diary of Anne Frank” at 7 p.m. Friday and 2 and 7 p.m. Saturday in the school's old gymnasium. Tickets are $5. Concerts The Blue Ridge Singers will give three performances of its choral concert "Dreams In ...