Front Royal to open time capsule Saturday

Daily staff report

Front Royal continues its 225th anniversary celebration with the opening of a time capsule placed downtown nearly 80 years ago.

Mayor Timothy Darr and members of Town Council plan to open the cornerstone box of Town Hall, 16 N. Royal Ave., at 2 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 17. A time capsule was placed inside the Town Hall cornerstone by the Masonic Lodge Aug. 17, 1935. Town officials plan to give the contents of the box to the Warren County Historical Society for preservation.