Comstock tours facility, explains deregulation plans
July 26, 2016
MIDDLETOWN – Representative Barbara Comstock (R-Va.) toured the recently expanded Thermo Fisher Scientific facility Tuesday and laid out plans to try to loosen regulations on business to help foster innovation and growth.
Re-enactors battle the heat this weekend
July 23, 2016
MIDDLETOWN – Over 3,000 Civil War re-enactors will battle not only each other this weekend, but also the heat.
Thousands expected at weekend of re-enactments
July 14, 2016
Middletown’s Cedar Creek Battlefield will hold a re-enactment weekend for the 155th anniversary of First Bull Run-Manassas on July 22, 23 and 24.
Veterans to be honored at Middletown memorial
July 6, 2016
Veterans will be honored with a memorial in Middletown during the Veteran Memorial groundbreaking ceremony on Monday.
A labor of love: Middletown man donates time, flags to veterans’ memorials
July 1, 2016
No one asked Ed Ellis to mow the grass around war memorials, to replace and dispose of old, tattered U.S. flags, or to organize honor guard ceremonies for veterans — sometimes several in a day. He just knows it needs to be done, so he started doing it in 2005, and hasn’t stopped.
Middletown hires treasurer as town manager
June 21, 2016
MIDDLETOWN – For the first time since 2012, Middletown will soon have an official town manager.
Musician Robbie Limon named Middletown Citizen of the Year
June 20, 2016
Town Council has named local musician Robbie Limon as Citizen of the Year.
Town Council to keep taxes the same
June 13, 2016
For the fourth year in a row, Middletown residents’ taxes will stay the same following Town Council’s unanimous adoption of the 2016-2017 $2.3 million budget on Monday.
Former Middletown mayor to run for office
June 9, 2016
Former Middletown Mayor Marshall “Mark” Brown said Thursday he will file papers to run for elected office in Middletown come Monday.
Lost dog found safe
June 6, 2016
Savannah, a 6-year-old pit bull German shepherd mix rescue, was rescued yet again after 11 days on the loose thanks in part to efforts from Middletown resident MaryAnn Sellers, who took over the search after efforts from a professional dog tracker were unsuccessful.
New trails to open at Cedar Creek and Belle Grove
June 1, 2016
MIDDLETOWN — Cedar Creek and Belle Grove National Historical Park will open three new trails on June 4 to coincide with National Trails Day.
Middletown names Dexter Manley grand marshal of parade
May 26, 2016
Town council named Dexter Manley as the grand marshal of the upcoming July 4th parade, and also named Miss Virginia 2015 as the honorary grand marshal.
LFCC student piloted new specialization
May 13, 2016
While studying at Lord Fairfax Community College, Colleen Dillon discovered and dug into a field that she felt like she fit into.
Middletown mayor at White House during lockdown
April 29, 2016
Middletown mayor Charles Harbaugh got more than he bargained for during a White House tour on Wednesday when a man threw what were described as personal belongings over the White House fence, triggering a lockdown of the building and adjacent Lafayette Park.
Middletown sets $10,000 for memorial park
April 11, 2016
Town Council approved funding shifts for a planned veterans memorial park as well as some changes to the town code at its April meeting.
Group IDs stream cleaning focus areas
April 8, 2016
Area conservationists and officials discussed efforts to reduce water contamination on Thursday at a residential working group meeting at Lord Fairfax Community College.
Middletown reviews budget plans
April 5, 2016
Town Council members discussed improvement projects and reviewed the 2016-2017 budget at their April work session.
LFCC to hold teacher recruitment fair Saturday
March 16, 2016
Lord Fairfax Community College will host the fourth annual regional teacher recruitment fair on Saturday.
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Town amends for remote access
March 14, 2016
Councilors unanimously approved a new town ordinance on Monday in a meeting that lasted about 10 minutes.
‘Shark Tank’-like competition comes to LFCC
March 11, 2016
A ‘Shark Tank’-esque competition will be held at Lord Fairfax Community College’s Caron Center at the Middletown campus on Apr. 19.