Neighborhood Notes

Local vet to host book signing

January 29th, 2013

Woodstock veterinarian Bruce Coston will host a talk, book signing and question and answer session at Samuels Public Library in Front Royal on Wednesday, January 30.

Community notes

October 1st, 2012

Community notes include events and news out of the Northern Shenandoah Valley.

Big sweet potato

September 28th, 2012

Dwain Pangle, 55, holds a 7-pound sweet potato he grew at his home in Strasburg. He plans to turn it into sweet potato fries. — Josette Keelor/Daily

Neighborhood notes: Winchester

September 28th, 2012

Film festival
The 15th annual Manhattan Short Film Festival will screen at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Winchester Sunday at

Neighborhood notes: Winchester

September 25th, 2012

Donation
Joe Johnson, kitchen manager at the Salvation Army Shelter in Winchester, has received five hundred dollars’ worth of kitchenware

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 25th, 2012

Card shower
A card shower is being planned for Sidney Sibert, who will celebrate her 94th birthday on Oct. 2.

Neighborhood notes: Front Royal

September 25th, 2012

School news
Four Randolph-Macon Academy upper school students, two Randolph-Macon Academy Middle School Community Service Interact Club members and an E. Wilson Memorial student joined Randolph-Macon Academy teacher Stephanie Portillo and Director of Student Life Michael Williams for a laughter-filled community service project on Saturday.

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 24th, 2012

Strasburg museum
Schedule: Sunday morning, Laverne Pitman; afternoon, Scott and Eunice
Turndrup. Monday morning, Brenda Wolfe; afternoon, Becky Craun and Annetta Spengler. Tuesday morning, Ibby Stratton and Connie Stadler; afternoon, Ibby Stratton. Wednesday morning, Barbara and Stuart Smith; afternoon, Sue Foster. Thursday morning, Dave and Ruth Waugh; afternoon, Dorothy Hunter. Friday morning, Betty Carey and Sarah Bagnell afternoon June Hockman. Saturday morning, Pat Miller and Gladys Ritenour; afternoon, Joe Winkelman.

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 24th, 2012

Card shower
A card shower is being planned for Florence Harrison, who will celebrate her 80th birthday on Sept. 29.

Send card sto 1501 Virginia Ave., Apt. G-58, Harrisonburg, VA 22802.

Neighborhood notes: Winchester

September 21st, 2012

College news
Coleman Rowlett of Cross Junction will participate in Susquehanna University’s stadium band this fall.
 
The Susquehanna stadium

Neighborhood notes: Front Royal

September 21st, 2012

Card shower
A card shower is being planned for Martha Grim, of Strasburg, who is a rehab patient at Lynn

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 20th, 2012

Retired Teachers Association
The Shenandoah County Retired Teachers Association held a breakfast meeting on Sept. 4 at Emanuel Lutheran Church

Neighborhood notes: Front Royal

September 20th, 2012

Elks Lodge
Front Royal Elks Lodge has been helping local youth by planning to fund nearly $3.6 million in college

Neighborhood notes: Winchester

September 20th, 2012

HEATWave Awards
Law enforcement departments throughout Virginia including Winchester Sheriff’s Office were recognized by the Virginia State Police Help Eliminate

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 18th, 2012

Art member news
Jamie Book has accepted the position of preparing the Shenandoah Valley Art Works and Women Celebrating Women’s

Neighborhood notes: Front Royal

September 18th, 2012

School news
Wakefield Country Day School recognized 19 students as Advanced Placement Scholars. Their achievements were earned in the

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 18th, 2012

Strasburg
Museum schedule
Sunday morning: LaVern Pitman; afternoon: Donnie Davison. Monday morning: Jocelyn Vena; afternoon: Sue Foster and Gloria Kranich.

Neighborhood notes: Shenandoah

September 17th, 2012

Card shower
A card shower is being planned for Doris Eaton, who will celebrate her 80th birthday on Sunday
Send

Neighborhood notes: Winchester

September 12th, 2012

Ribbon cutting
Quota International of Winchester was honored during a Chamber of Commerce ribbon cutting ceremony on Sept. 6.

Neighborhood notes: Front Royal

September 12th, 2012

Award recipient
The Rotary Club of Front Royal presented the fourth Robert E. “Bob” Miller Community Service Award to Alan