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Thursday, August 17, 2017

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Front Royal delays action on expansion of flea market operations

A request to add Fridays to the weekend days that flea markets in the Town of Front Royal may operate was not acted on...

Lavenda Denney leaving as Julia Wagner Animal Shelter director

Lavenda Denney ends a wildly successful four-year run as executive director of the Julia Wagner Animal Shelter next month, the Royal Examiner has learned. ...

Humane Society of Warren County hopes to ‘Clear the Shelter’ Saturday, Aug. 19

FRONT ROYAL –The Humane Society of Warren County, along with animal shelters across the country, is teaming up with NBC and Telemundo stations to...

Warren County students begin school Tuesday morning

FRONT ROYAL – About 5,400 Warren County students will attend classes today, as Warren County Public Schools kicks off its 2017-2018 school year. It has...

LFCC surveying public prior to search for new president

MIDDLETOWN – With the retirement of Dr. Cheryl Thompson-Stacy as president of Lord Fairfax Community College six months away, the LFCC College Board and...

Board of Architectural Review seeks answers, promises on Afton Inn

Front Royal’s Board of Architectural Review had some hard questions about the proposal forwarded to them to begin the authorization process for the demolition...

Rains of Biblical proportions hit Front Royal – a hint of things to come?

Shortly after 4 p.m., Friday, August 11 as storm clouds gathered and swirling winds spurred talk of tornado warnings, a thunderous boom vibrated through...

Totality: The Great American Eclipse cometh

From Oregon to South Carolina, Americans will see the sight that has left mankind trembling and astonished as long as humans have walked the...

Add a second language and boost career

Most Americans took a couple of years worth of credits in a secondary language class in high school or college, but according to the...

Rhyme crime spree

Bad poetry thrives and it's not just your sentimental Aunt that commits rhyme crimes; Performing artists do too. The Turtles weren't the first or the...

Smile! (or wave!) You are on candid camera

It may sound creepy, but it's a fact of modern life. Every person in a city is photographed an estimated 75 times a day...

In business and life, rejection is a part of life: Handle it

You've heard it or felt it in many ways. Rejection comes when you didn't get the job or sell the product, lost a love,...

Students spend loan money on everything but not much on school

Student loans are often a hot topic in finance as loan balances have soared, leaving students saddled with extra debt once they enter the...

Fair food: Fry anything then add a cup of sugar 

Fair Food is easy to understand. Take anything you like, fry it, put it in a bun, then sprinkle powdered sugar on it. With this...