Front Royal

Paying tribute to MLK

Members of the Peterson family, of Gainesville, sing during their guest appearance at the Warren-Page branch of the  NAACP's marking the Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration held at the Warren County Community Center in Front Royal on Monday afternoon.   Rich Cooley/Daily

January 16, 2017

FRONT ROYAL – The Warren-Page chapter of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People hosted a celebration of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s life and work Monday to commemorate the holiday held every January in his name.

Fire forces temporary closure of commercial laundry

January 16, 2017

A commercial structure fire in Warren County forced a commercial laundry and linen services, located at 26 Kelley Drive in Front Royal, to temporarily close its doors Monday morning said Gerry Maiatico, fire marshal for the county.

Pedestrian killed in crash

January 12, 2017

Authorities identified the 56-year-old pedestrian who died after a car struck him on the 800 block of John Marshall Highway in Front Royal on Wednesday.

Grants aim to empower Warren County women

January 6, 2017

Women in Warren County looking to further their education, kick-start a business or accomplish a variety of other things have until Jan. 13 to apply for the Front Royal Women’s Resource Center’s ‘Dare to Dream’ grants for 2017.

Elections, development mark year for area towns

December 28, 2016

With 2016 all but in the books, a review of the year’s biggest news stories in town government shows that local elections, business dealings and development were some of what topped the region’s concerns.

School bus involved in morning crash

December 16, 2016

An early morning crash involving multiple vehicles, including a school bus, sent several people to the hospital, according to Sgt. F.L. “Les” Tyler, a public information officer for the Virginia State Police.

DuPont deal would help rivers, fish hatchery

December 16, 2016

A state-run fish hatchery in Warren County would benefit from a large settlement reached between DuPont and government agencies over claims that the company dumped mercury.

Council seeks applicants to fill seat

December 14, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Town Council intends to fill a vacancy in typical fashion – pick someone in the community interested in taking the job.

Town Council shows support for ITFederal

December 12, 2016

FRONT ROYAL – Most town leaders reiterated their support on Monday for the ITFederal project expected to create hundreds of jobs, but which recently sparked rumors in the community.