Front Royal

Council OKs exceptions for academy

April 24, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – Developers move forward and build a criminal justice academy facility that doesn’t need to meet all local design standards.

Smithsonian center welcomes cheetah cubs

April 14, 2017

FRONT ROYAL — Cheetah moms Happy and Miti brought two litters of cubs into the world at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute last month.

Q&A: Raising cheetah cubs in Front Royal

April 14, 2017

Paul Marinari, senior curator of the Department of Animal Programs at the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute in Warren County, answered questions about the births of cheetah litters at the facility in March.

Vacation home lost in fire

March 24, 2017

A fire destroyed a vacation home Friday afternoon on Bennys Beach Road in the Rockland area of Warren County. According to Warren County Fire Chief Richard A. Mabie, a construction worker who was passing by noticed smoke coming from the residence at 914 Bennys Beach Road and called 911.

Waterline project to affect rates

March 21, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – A $5.5 million proposal would help the town keep water flowing to the commercial-rich, U.S. 340-522 corridor.

Egger to resign council seat

March 14, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – Town Council needs to find another member this summer when a colleague leaves Front Royal.

Lt. governor candidates tout records during forum

March 3, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren County Republicans held a dinner in honor of Abraham Lincoln’s 208th birthday Thursday night that included a lieutenant governor candidate forum and keynote presentation from Jim Martin, founder of the 60Plus Association and a former member of President George W. Bush’s health and human services transition team.

Town police chief to retire May 1

February 27, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – Town police Chief Norman Shiflett plans to retire this spring, more than a year after an injury sidelined the law-enforcement veteran.

EDA gives ITFederal more time

February 24, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – ITFederal received more time to build its planned facility at the old Avtex Fibers site by deadline.