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Virginia selected for NGA “Parole Authorities as Key Partners in Achieving Sound Criminal Justice Policy Goals” project

RICHMOND—Governor Northam announced on Friday, January 18th, that the National Governors Association’s (NGA) Center for Best Practices and the National...

Legislative Update2 days ago

Congressman Ben Cline named to Education and Labor, Judiciary Committees

WASHINGTON –  (VA-06) announced today (January 17) that he has been named to the House Committee on Education and Labor...

State News2 days ago

Governor Northam announces over $600,000 in Farmland Preservation Grants

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam today announced the recipients of fiscal year 2019 farmland preservation grants. Six localities have been awarded a...

Legislative Update3 days ago

Warner and Kaine introduce bill to pay back federal contract workers after shutdown

WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Senators Mark R. Warner and Tim Kaine on Wednesday joined Senators Tina Smith (D-MN), Sherrod Brown...

Legislative Update3 days ago

Rep. Ben Cline applauds re-opening of Farm Service Agency offices in Virginia

WASHINGTON – Congressman Ben Cline (VA-06) applauded U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue’s announcement today (January 16) that 40 Farm...

Local News6 days ago

State police respond to crashes, disabled vehicles during snowstorm

As temperatures dropped Sunday evening, Virginia State Police urged motorists to avoid traveling overnight. VSP spokesman Corrine Geller said that...

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Local News1 day ago

Iwo Jima, the iconic battle and legacy

On Wednesday, January 16th at 2:15 pm, Randolph-Macon Academy hosted a free presentation entitled, “Iwo Jima, the iconic battle and...

Local News2 days ago

Why is my electric bill so high?

Front Royal Town Manager Joe Waltz spoke today (January 17th) with Mike McCool, Publisher of the Royal Examiner about the...

Local News2 days ago

Citizens speak out about high electric bills

On January 14, 2019,  Front Royal Town Council held a public hearing to amend Front Royal Municipal Town Code Chapter...

Local News4 days ago

Pedestrian struck near Rural King in Front Royal

FRONT ROYAL – A pedestrian was struck by a pickup truck Tuesday afternoon in front of Rural King Front Royal...

Local News4 days ago

U.S. Postal Service announces new prices for 2019

WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today of price changes to...

Local Government5 days ago

Council aligns with Planning Commission: No exemption from off-street parking

FRONT ROYAL – A motion to amend Front Royal Town Code 175-127.3 to exempt museums and art galleries from off-street...

Local Government5 days ago

Town Summit – Part 6, Town Director of Finance B.J. Wilson gives us an ‘Financial Overview’.

In this 6th and final presentation of the Town Council Summit, Town Director of Finance B.J. Wilson gives us an...

Local Government5 days ago

Town Council Summit – Part 5, Town Attorney Doug Napier addresses the EDA

In late 1967, Town Council and the Warren County Board of Supervisors, by reciprocal ordinances, jointly formed the “Industrial Development...

Local Government7 days ago

Town Council Summit – Part 4, Town Attorney Doug Napier addresses ‘Roberts Rules of Order’

In this fourth presentation of the Town Council Summit,  Town Attorney Doug Napier addresses ‘Roberts Rules of Order’:    

Local News7 days ago

VDOT advises motorists to avoid travel during snowstorm

STAUNTON –(5:25 p.m.) The Shenandoah Valley received a light dusting of snow on Saturday afternoon. During Saturday night into Sunday...

Local News1 week ago

Northern Virginia 4-H Educational Center announces new director

Virginia Cooperative Extension and the Board of Directors of Northern Virginia 4-H Educational Center, located in Front Royal, Virginia, are...

Local Government1 week ago

Town Council Summit – Part 3, Town Attorney Doug Napier addresses ‘Conflict of Interest’

In this third presentation of the Town Council Summit,  Town Attorney Doug Napier addresses issues with Conflicts of Interest:  

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