Middletown

Organic farm wins at RISE event

April 19, 2017

MIDDLETOWN – Ali Haney, of Shenandoah Seasonal, won both the People’s Choice and Judge’s Choice awards along with over $5,000 in prize money in a “Shark Tank” TV show-like competition held this week at Lord Fairfax Community College.

LFCC ranked Virginia’s No. 2 community college

April 10, 2017

Lord Fairfax Community College has been ranked Virginia’s No. 2 community college by LearnHowToBecome.org, an organization that ranks colleges based on careers and educational requirements.

College celebrates Global Awareness Day

March 22, 2017

MIDDLETOWN – Lord Fairfax Community College celebrated Global Awareness Day Wednesday with presentations, food tastings, live music and raffles.

Middletown approves police policies

February 13, 2017

MIDDLETOWN – Town Council met Monday evening in the Lord Fairfax Community College student center to adopt two new police policies and continue the process of acquiring a new town hall.

Del. Collins takes heat in town hall meeting

February 12, 2017

MIDDLETOWN – A state legislator took questions from citizens Saturday at a town hall event, and faced fiery probes on progressive issues such as funding Planned Parenthood, women’s rights to abortion and LGBT peoples’ civil protections.

Middletown to move town office

February 8, 2017

Middletown staff is temporarily moving to a new town office on Main Street while contractors clean up dangerous levels of mold that have grown in town hall.

Middletown facing mold problem in town office

January 18, 2017

MIDDLETOWN – A report from a firm contracted by the town states there is mold growing within the town office and police station at 7875 Church St., and it will cost the town $21,642 to remove it.

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.

Interstate crash sends two people to hospital

November 18, 2016

A crash on Interstate 81 near Strasburg sent two people to the hospital Friday morning, according to Sgt. F.L. “Les” Tyler, a public information officer for the Virginia State Police.

Town dedicates veterans memorial

November 11, 2016

MIDDLETOWN – After months of hard work and fanfare, Middletown dedicated its new Veterans’ Memorial Wall on Friday to the men and women of the U.S. armed forces.

Tractor-trailer overturns on interstate on Monday

November 9, 2016

A single-vehicle crash involving a tractor-trailer sent one man to the hospital Monday night, said Sgt. F.L. “Les” Tyler, public information officer for the Virginia State Police.