Business News & Events: July 14

Book signing

The Curtain Call Coffeehouse Cafe in Mount Jackson will host Steve Strosnider, author of “Tales from the Bandstand” and “Tales from the Track” from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. today. His books recount events in the Shenandoah Valley during the 1950s and 60s.


Weichert Realtors

The Front Royal office of Weichert Realtors was recognized for regional sales in June by Mark Ackermann, president of Weichert, Realtors’ Capital Region.

The office, which is managed by Kelli Walker, led in new home dollar volume for the region, which is comprised of locations throughout Arlington, Fairfax, Fauquier, Loudoun, Orange, Prince William and Warren counties.

The office is located at 824 John Marshall Highway. Information: 540-635-8000.


LFCC, Shepherd University

Lord Fairfax Community College and Shepherd (West Virginia) University have signed an agreement that will allow LFCC graduates earning an associate degree in general studies with a specialization in recreation and outdoor leadership to seamlessly transfer into the bachelor’s program at Shepherd.

Students would take recreation and outdoor leadership classes, such as outdoor recreation, risk management, leadership and supervision, outdoor adventure and program planning at LFCC, as well as some general education courses, and then transfer to Shepherd to take higher-level recreation classes and more general education classes and electives.

From Shepherd, students would earn a bachelor’s degree in public recreation and sports studies, with a concentration in either public recreation and parks administration or therapeutic recreation.

To learn more about the Recreation 2+2 program, visit www.lfcc.edu/recreation.