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MIDDLETOWN -- When does a town truly become a town?
Work on an $18 million facility on the campus of Shenandoah Memorial Hospital in Woodstock should begin next year and will include a new emergency room, onsite urgent care center and office building for physicians who currently have offices in the community, Floyd Heater, hospital president, said Monday.
TOMS BROOK -- Town Council continues to draw headaches from what many have termed "the biggest eyesore in town."
A collision between two vehicles prompted closure of northbound Interstate 81 near the Stephens City exit around 7 p.m. Monday. Traffic was backed up about 2 miles, according to the Virginia Department of Transportation website 511virginia.org. No further information about the accident was available Monday night. Linda Ash/Daily
STRASBURG -- Time management helps any high school student balance schoolwork with sports, clubs and after-school jobs. Add to that an office in an organization with 200,000 members nationwide, and "multitasking" might not be a strong enough word.
The last of seven defendants arrested in connection with a prostitution sting conducted by local law enforcement pleaded guilty Monday in Shenenandoah County General District Court.
A recent award to Goodwill Industries of the Valleys will increase the options available to job seekers in the Northern Shenandoah Valley.
A "supermoon" rises over the Massanutten Mountain beside this communications tower at Signal Knob in this view from Strasburg on Friday night. When a full moon comes close in its elliptical orbit around the Earth, it appears bigger and brighter than usual. There will be two more supermoons this summer, on Aug. 10 and Sept. 9. Rich Cooley/Daily
Randi Wines, of Front Royal, kayaks down the North Fork of the Shenandoah River near Riverton recently. Wines and her family floated from Strasburg Town Park to the Riverton Park in Front Royal. Rich Cooley/Daily
Lacey Dysart of Woodstock has always been inquisitive, inspired by questions of how and why things are what they are. One of three students from Central High School to sweep the State Star category at the June convention of the Virginia Future Farmers of America, Dysart put that curiosity to good use.
Numerous national forests throughout the United States were recently given official designations in an effort to fight one of the top threats to their health: exotic insect pests.
The following public meetings are scheduled this week:
Audrey Kepler, 7, left, Aubrey LeBlanc, 11, center, and Elizabeth Kepler, 11, spend a summer's day selling lemonade, baked goods and doggie treats outside of the Kepler's home on East Queen Street in Strasburg. Aubrey's brother Ben, 9, took care of the advertising by using a sign to direct traffic to the stand at the intersection of Queen and Massanutten streets. Rich Cooley/Daily
FRONT ROYAL - Less than two weeks after opening the new regional jail in Warren County still has growing pains.
FRONT ROYAL -- A defense company wants to open a facility in Front Royal to train dogs to detect explosive devices.
Recently released agriculture numbers could represent a significant boost to the industry between 2007 and 2012. But local agriculture experts warn that the good news may not be all it seems.
In a story in Friday's edition, it notes that Blue Ridge Shadows LLC has been charged with prohibited disposal of waste and accumulation of refuse on its property located on U.S. 340-522 in Warren County. The debris has accumulated at the end of the unfinished portion of Hospitality Drive across from Toray Drive. The land noted in the story is not owned by Holiday Inn Hotel & Suites Front Royal Blue Ridge Shadows or the Blue Ridge Shadows Golf Club.
NEW MARKET -- George and his wife Chris Jetter of New Market wanted to find a place in which George Jeter could pursue a lifelong love of pottery after retirement. They ended up creating a space for local artists to showcase their work.
FRONT ROYAL - A town man must serve three years for possessing child pornography and register as a sex offender.
Coldwell Banker Premier Properties in Front Royal has added Eric Reploeg
as a sales associate to their firm.
WOODSTOCK -- A Shenandoah County man's manslaughter case goes to a grand jury next week
WINCHESTER -- Kamryn Dixon had plenty of choices -- that's for sure -- in selecting an animal for a newspaper profile.
Warren County doesn't have a new dump on U.S. 340-522.
To say Brian Walsh has had a busy year is an understatement.
WINCHESTER -- Big Brothers Big Sisters of Winchester, Frederick and Clarke is partnering with the Warren Coalition and plans to expand into Warren County.