FRONT ROYAL - It was a matter of being in the right place at the right time that led Christopher Shannon to write his latest book, "Bowery to Broadway: The American Irish in Classic Hollywood Cinema" (University of Scranton Press). The associate professor of history at Christendom College in Front Royal has written books before, but nothing like this.
WINCHESTER -- A little common sense can prevent some cases of the most common virus to put babies in the hospital during winter months, a local pediatrician says -- and no, he isn't talking about the flu.
WOODSTOCK -- It's been a long journey for author Jason F. Wright, of Woodstock. Not only will he have two books released simultaneously this fall, but he is also preparing for one of his novels to be made into a movie.