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At Saturday morning's meal packaging event at Massanutten Academy in Woodstock, Rotary clubs from Strasburg, Woodstock, Luray, Mount Jackson, New Market and Broadway/Timberville surpassed the 100,000-meal mark for Rotary Area 2 in Virginia.
John Carter of Front Royal dusts the snow off a friend's truck on West Sixth Street on Wednesday. Temperatures managed to reach 40 degrees -- enough to melt some of the snow on Wednesday. Thursday's high will be around 36. Rich Cooley/Daily
Sandy Hook Elementary second grade teachers Rachel Shoemaker, left, and April Caricofe, right, box 1,800 cans of food that was collected by eight second grade classes at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Strasburg on Friday. The classrooms had a goal to collect 100 cans each to celebrate the first 100 days of school, which was reached on Thursday. Half of the food will be distributed to the Compassion Cupboard in Strasburg and the remainder to homeless and needy families in Woodstock. Rich Cooley/Daily
WOODSTOCK -- Tracy Barb, 45, of Woodstock, has fluid at the base of her brain and there is nothing she can do about it.
STRASBURG -- In a few months, 16-month-old Baylee Scott will be able to hear her mother's voice.
Virginia has been voted the third best state in the country for green buildings, and the Warren County Public Safety Building has been cited as one of the better projects in the commonwealth.
WINCHESTER -- When work wraps up on the Glen Burnie Manor House this spring, it might appear like nothing has changed.
WOODSTOCK -- Each morning at 11:20 a.m., a group of Central High School students walk out the door, across the parking lot and into the W.W. Robinson Elementary cafeteria.
MIDDLETOWN -- Getting a new jailer ready for the rigors of the job begins at Rappahannock Regional Criminal Justice Academy where dozens of recruits are learning the fine points of maintaining law and order among hundreds of inmates, some of them with records of violent crime.
STRASBURG -- Fire gutted A-1 Auto Sales and Towing on Friday.
Slick Williams of Strasburg cleans up his vehicle at the car wash on East Washington Street in Strasburg. Afternoon temperatures climbed again to the 50s on Thursday, melting much of last week's snow. Rich Cooley/Daily
Tyler Sherman strolls outside the walkway at Shenandoah Square in Woodstock on a sunny Tuesday. Sherman, who is the manager of the Sherwin Williams Store, found it too warm to wear his winter coat. Daytime temperatures should remain in the 50s for the next few days, causing snow from last week's storm to melt. Rich Cooley/Daily
Clear skies and temperatures in the 40s lured skiers to the slopes at Bryce Resort on Friday afternoon. The weekend forecast calls for snow before 11 a.m. today, a high near 32, and windy conditions. There's a slight chance of snow showers on Sunday, with a high near 34. Rich Cooley/Daily
RICHMOND -- Virginia's biggest, most expensive political season with unprecedented attention from presidential candidates is drawing long lines of voters to polling places across the state, but concerns about the state's new voter ID law appeared overblown.
ATLANTIC CITY, N.J. -- Superstorm Sandy slammed into the New Jersey coastline with 80 mph winds Monday night and hurled an unprecedented 13-foot surge of seawater at New York City, threatening its subways and the electrical system that powers Wall Street. At least 10 U.S. deaths were blamed on the storm, which brought the presidential campaign to a halt a week before Election Day.
About two dozen volunteers gathered on a beautiful August morning at Marker-Miller Orchard Farm in Frederick County on Thursday to pick green beans for area food banks.
WINCHESTER -- Nearly 400 American flags waving in a warm breeze welcomed those attending the annual Winchester-Frederick County Veterans Council Memorial Day Service on Monday morning at Shenandoah Memorial Park.
STRASBURG -- Two people were taken to hospitals -- one by helicopter -- following a three-vehicle crash on Va. 55 (John Marshall Highway) just north of Va. 633 (Red Bud Road) Thursday afternoon.
The victim of the single-vehicle accident on eastbound Interstate-66, east of Front Royal, is loaded into a medical helicopter after the interstate was shut down Wednesday morning. Rich Cooley/Daily
WINCHESTER -- That last-ditch effort to find the perfect gift at the perfect price is a holiday tradition with a few days left to celebrate.
FRONT ROYAL -- Snow blanketed the Northern Shenandoah Valley Thursday, canceling school and causing several traffic crashes, including a pileup on Interstate 81 near Edinburg.
WINCHESTER -- A man of many interests has taken the helm of the Lord Fairfax Health District.