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EDA in Focus16 hours ago

Town press release says it was working on FRPD financing when EDA suit filed

In a press release issued at 3:15 p.m., Friday afternoon, from the office of Town of Front Royal Information Technology...

Local News17 hours ago

EDA requesting Development Proposals for Royal Lane property

Request for Proposals Sought for Royal Lane—A 36 Apartment Unit Development The WCEDA is pleased to announce the release for...

Local News19 hours ago

Town Talk: A conversation with Vicki Davies, St. Luke Community Clinic

In this Town Talk, our publisher Mike McCool speaks with Vicki Davies, Executive Director, St. Luke Community Clinic in Front...

Local Government2 days ago

Acting EDA Chairman reflects on September 17th legal action against Town

Following Thursday morning’s announcement of the filing of civil litigation against the Town of Front Royal to recover nearly $9-million...

Local News2 days ago

Warren County Public Schools seeking car drivers and school bus aides

Are you looking for a part time job? Do you like working with children? Do you want to be off...

EDA in Focus2 days ago

No more Mr. Nice Guy – EDA files suit to recover FRPD costs from Town

Following a 50-minute Special Meeting closed session on Thursday morning, September 17, the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority Board...

EDA in Focus2 days ago

Town Planning Commission approves EDA rezoning request

The Front Royal Planning Commission held its regular meeting September 16th at the Warren County Government Center. There were no...

EDA in Focus2 days ago

EDA releases statement on litigation over police station debt

At a Special Board meeting this morning, the EDA Board of Directors unanimously approved a resolution to sue the Town...

Local News2 days ago

People Inc. receives additional funding for rent and mortgage relief program

WOODSTOCK, VA – People Incorporated has received additional funding for the rent and mortgage relief program serving residents of Clarke...

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EDA in Focus4 days ago

Light agenda or groundwork for a community legal-economic EXPLOSION?

At a fairly low-impact Monday, September 14th meeting the Front Royal Town Council held one public hearing without comment on...

Local News5 days ago

Ruritan kickoff traditional homemade apple butter season

The Shawquon Ruritan in Stephens City kicked off their annual Labor Day homemade apple butter production efforts. Shawquon uses golden...

Local News6 days ago

Politics makes for strange bedfellows: candidates, Aftershock ‘Vote BEER’

On Saturday evening, September 12, a number of candidates for Front Royal Town Council and Mayor met citizens in an...

Local Government7 days ago

County Planning Commission meets to consider land use, ordinance change

The Warren County Planning Commission met September 9th at the Government Center. Chairman Robert Myers (Happy Creek district) opened the...

Local Government1 week ago

County Voter Registrar, security contractor review election precautions

As the November 3, 2020 election approaches with alarms bells being sounded by both major party leaderships over attempts to...

Local News1 week ago

VDOT: Warren County Traffic alert for September 14-18, 2020

The following is a list of highway work that may affect traffic in Warren County during the coming weeks. Scheduled work...

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New campaign highlights Virginia’s election security initiatives

The Virginia Department of Elections announced today the launch of “Defending Democracy” as part of the Department’s new marketing campaign,...

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We remember September 11, 2001

On Sept. 11, 2001, Americans watched in shock, sadness, and fear as terrorists flew two commercial jets into New York...

Local News1 week ago

9/11: a personal memoir

(Author’s note: this commentary was written on Sept. 11 and 12, 2001, as events transpired. Today, September 11, 2020, Royal...

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Local Government1 week ago

Mayor to approach County on creating joint committee to fight growing opioid crisis

At the suggestion of Front Royal Town Council members and Interim Manager Matt Tederick, Front Royal Mayor Eugene Tewalt plans...

Local Government1 week ago

County, Town inch toward CARES Act relief reimbursement resolution

With the distribution arrangement for a federal-state, multimillion-dollar coronavirus pandemic relief funding package on the line at dueling 7 p.m....

Local News1 week ago

WCPS Helpdesk quickly blocks third-party content issue; Superintendent responds to parents

On the evening of September 8, 2020, Warren County Public Schools (WCPS) staff was notified that a third-party service is...

Local News1 week ago

What is Virginia COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program?

The Virginia COVID-19 Energy Assistance Program is designed to assist low-income households who are not eligible to receive assistance from...

Local Government1 week ago

EDA loan committee member needed

The Front Royal/Warren County Economic Development Authority (FRWCEDA) is seeking a qualified citizen to serve on its USDA Microloan and...

Local News1 week ago

Fraud Alert: Scammers claiming to be with DOJ, preying on elderly

The Office of Justice Programs’ Office for Victims of Crime (OVC) has received multiple reports that individuals claiming to represent...

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Labor Day weekend traffic crashes claim 17 lives in Virginia

With 17 traffic deaths reported for the Labor Day weekend, the preliminary 2020 statewide statistics match the 2019 statistics. This...

Local News2 weeks ago

Scenes from Front Royal’s Labor Day weekend downtown walking mall

From East Main Street restaurants, artisan exhibits to Gazebo and Chester Street live music and a Virginia Beer Museum Fish...

Local News2 weeks ago

Sons of the American Revolution conducted a grave marking for Private Daniel Cloud, patriot of the American Revolution

On September 5, 2020, Colonel James Wood II Chapter of the Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution conducted a...