Lifestyle

Virginia is for signs of ‘LOVE’

June 29th, 2016

Valley residents looking for a summer project or hoping to leave their mark on their town may want to consider making a “LOVE” sign.

Search, rescue missions increasing in national park

June 29th, 2016

Search and rescue missions are spiking in Shenandoah National Park as it experiences one of the busiest times of its season. Deputy Chief Ranger Bridget Bohnet attributes one reason for the increase of missing visitors to cell phones.

Public Meetings

June 27th, 2016

Shenandoah County
The Board of Supervisors meets at 7 p.m. Tuesday in the government center, 600 N. Main St., Woodstock.

Pet dental issues common, often preventable

A dog gets his teeth cleaned. Courtesy photo by Alison Elward/ Virginia-Maryland College of Veterinary Medicine

June 25th, 2016

Dental problems for dogs and cats are common, say veterinarians around the area. With vigilance, knowledge and the right tools, however, many can be prevented.

Rodents need love, too

A hamster runs inside its wheel at Noah's Ark Pet Store in Front Royal. Rich Cooley/Daily

June 25th, 2016

While some people see creatures like rats, gerbils, hamsters and guinea pigs as vermin, others see them as great pets and trusted companions.

Find the right litter for your feline friend

Cat Attract, a scoopable litter, provides a solution for cat owners who have cats that do not use their litter box. The product has a unique scent and texture.  Rich Cooley/Daily

June 25th, 2016

Cat owners should consider tracking and odor issues when considering what type of cat litter to purchase, said Dr. Deborah Carleton, of Colony Animal Hospital in Winchester. Tracking refers to how much of the litter sticks to cats’ paws as they meander in and out of their box, and odor refers to the stench that comes with urine and excrement.

Community News & Events

June 24th, 2016

BBQ dinner
The South Warren Fire Department will hold a pork barbecue dinner starting at 4 p.m. Saturday. The cost

Weekend Events

June 24th, 2016

The following are some of the area events that will be held this weekend:
Courthouse concert
The Pan Masters will

Events

June 23rd, 2016

Palmyra COB
Palmyra Church of the Brethren in Edinburg will hold a picnic at noon following the morning worship service

Community News & Events

June 23rd, 2016

Cap decoration workshop
The Shenandoah County Library in Edinburg will hold its first teen meeting of the summer by holding

Community News & Events

June 23rd, 2016

Reunion
The Barrick Reunion will be held  at 1 p.m. Sunday at Wakemans Grove Church of the Brethren in Edinburg. Bring