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Joint Tourism Committee soliciting proposals for exclusive retail rights located at the Front Royal Visitor’s Center

The Front Royal & Warren County Joint Tourism Committee is soliciting proposals for exclusive retail rights located at the Front...

Local News1 day ago

Front Royal ready for Fall tourists

The Town of Front Royal has hired three employees to staff the downtown Visitors Center. Thousands of tourists travel to...

Local News2 days ago

Blue Ridge Wildlife Center Patient of the Week: Southern Flying Squirrel

The most common rodent you never see: Southern flying squirrels are quite common across Virginia, but since they’re nocturnal and...

Community Events2 days ago

Show your support for the Warren County High School Band with their annual Fruit Sale Fundraiser

The Warren County High School Band has started our annual fruit sales, and we’re looking forward to another great year...

Community Events2 days ago

Reaching Out Now partners with Warren County and Skyline High Schools to host Senior Planning Night

With the 2021-2022 school year in full swing, Reaching Out Now is partnering with Warren County and Skyline High Schools...

Community Events3 days ago

Rotary Club of Front Royal announces registration for Doc Smith food baskets

The Rotary Club of Front Royal in a partnership with the Department of Social Services is excited to announce the...

Local News3 days ago

Valley Health welcomes its first system-wide Chief Nursing Executive

Theresa L. Trivette, DNP, RN, CENP, joined Valley Health last week as its first Chief Nursing Executive (CNE), assuming responsibility...

Local News3 days ago

VDOT: Warren County Traffic alert for October 18 – 22, 2021

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

Local News5 days ago

Front Royal Main Street eatery changes ‘Yappy Hour’ day from Friday to Monday, updates menu

One of Main Street’s popular restaurants recently underwent a name and menu change and also switched the day it devotes...


Community Events

Community Events2 days ago

This week’s showtimes at Royal Cinemas as of October 22nd

Are you looking for the full movie-going experience without having to wait in the long lines that often accompany that...

Community Events2 days ago

Costume parade to highlight Stephens City Trunk-or-Treat event

While the local Methodist church is hosting the outdoor Trunk-or-Treat Saturday afternoon, October 30, organizer Jacquetta Owen says, “this is...

Community Events3 days ago

Samuels Public Library hosts Holiday Writing Contest

Samuels Public Library has announced that its 43rd annual Holiday Writing Contest has begun. All area children, in grades Kindergarten...

Community Events6 days ago

Rotary Club of Warren County sponsors Community Shred Day

Come out and take advantage of this free service. Clean out those offices and filing cabinets and join us! The...

Community Events7 days ago

WCHS Class of 1976 reunion to be held October 30th

The 45th Warren County High School Class of 1976 reunion is set for October 30, 2021, from 6pm to 10pm,...

Community Events7 days ago

Blue Rock opens after extensive renovation, Grand Opening on October 22

Washington, VA – Located in the heart of Rappahannock County, Blue Rock, a modern take on the classic country inn,...

Community Events7 days ago

Parent’s Night Out at Ruby Yoga – drop the kids and find some peace!

Would you enjoy a night out with no children? Check out Ruby Yoga’s parent’s night out, a Halloween edition. The...

Community Events1 week ago

Sons of the American Revolution commemorate at the Tomb of the Unknown Revolutionary War Soldier

On October 9, 2021, the Colonel James Wood II (CJWII) Chapter of the Virginia Society Sons of the American Revolution...

Community Events1 week ago

This week’s showtimes at Royal Cinemas as of October 14th

Are you looking for the full movie-going experience without having to wait in the long lines that often accompany that...

Meet The Candidates

Meet the Candidates3 weeks ago

Town Talk: A conversation with Delmara “Deetzie” Bayliss, candidate for VA House of Delegates, District 29

In this Meet the Candidates session, our publisher Mike McCool speaks with Delmara “Deetzie” Bayliss. Bayless is the Democratic candidate...

Meet the Candidates3 weeks ago

Town Talk: A conversation with Dale Moxley, a write-in candidate for Supervisor in Warren County, Fork District

In this Meet the Candidates session, our publisher Mike McCool speaks with Dale Moxley, a write-in candidate for Supervisor in...

Meet the Candidates4 weeks ago

Town Talk: A Conversation with Steve Foreman, a write-in candidate for Supervisor in Warren County, Fork District

In this Meet the Candidates session, our publisher Mike McCool speaks with Steve Foreman, a write-in candidate for or Supervisor...

Meet the Candidates4 weeks ago

Town Talk: A conversation with Miles Adkins, a candidate for Frederick County School Board, Shawnee District

In this Meet the Candidates session, our publisher Mike McCool speaks to Miles Adkins, a candidate for Frederick County School...

Meet the Candidates1 month ago

Town Talk: A conversation with Bill Wiley, candidate for VA House of Delegates, District 29

In this Town Talk, we’ll have a conversation with Bill Wiley. Wiley is a candidate for the House of Delegates,...

Local News1 month ago

Steve Foreman announces write-in campaign For Warren County Board of Supervisors-Fork District

Area resident Steve Foreman is announcing his write-in candidacy for the Warren County Board of Supervisors, representing the Fork District....



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Your State & Regional News

State News2 days ago

Governor Northam announces $2 billion public-private broadband investment

RICHMOND—Governor Northam announced that Virginia has received a record number of local and private sector applications to match state broadband...

Regional News5 days ago

Democrats in Congress press Biden to extend COVID-related prisoner releases

WASHINGTON — Citing the case of a Baltimore grandmother who was briefly returned to prison for a technical violation, five...

State News7 days ago

Mail-in ballot requests due Friday, October 22

Voters wishing to cast a mail-in ballot in the November 2, 2021 elections have until 5 p.m. on Friday, October...

Regional News1 week ago

Christopher R. Kavanaugh sworn in as United States Attorney for the Western District of Virginia

ROANOKE, Va. – In a ceremony Thursday evening, Christopher Robert Kavanaugh was sworn in as United States Attorney for the...

State News1 week ago

Governor Northam announces September revenue increased more than 18 percent

RICHMOND—Governor Ralph Northam announced on October 13, 2021, that September General Fund revenue increased 18.4 percent from the previous year,...

Regional News1 week ago

Facebook needs regulation, experts say, but they see roadblocks

WASHINGTON — Congress should enact regulations to curb harmful practices by social media companies like Facebook, cybersecurity, and privacy experts...

Local News1 week ago

Social Security announces 5.9 percent benefit increase for 2022

Social Security and Supplemental Security Income (SSI) benefits for approximately 70 million Americans will increase 5.9 percent in 2022, the...

Local News1 week ago

Wildlife biologist to explain changes to deer hunting season during October supervisors meeting

BERRYVILLE, VA — A wildlife biologist from the Virginia Department of Wildlife Resources (DWR) has been invited by the Clarke...

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September marks second consecutive month of cargo volume in excess of 300,000 TEUs

Strong import loads at The Port of Virginia® in September have helped the port achieve consecutive months of cargo volume...


Features & Lifestyles

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New investors grow stimulus money in markets

After years of sitting on the sideline, younger investors have stowed stimulus money in the markets, investing in products and...

Health19 hours ago

7 nutritious treats for Halloween

Along with carving a pumpkin and wearing a costume, eating candy is an integral part of celebrating Halloween. However, it’s...

Health2 days ago

Minimum age for prediabetes screening drops

The United States Preventative Services Task Force (USPSTF) has updated its recommendations for when physicians should start to screen patients...

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Miso: what is it and how to use it

Miso is a traditional Japanese paste. It’s made by fermenting soybeans with salt, koji culture, and sometimes other ingredients such...

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Should you bathe every day?

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Are your thumbs killing you?

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The benefits of fiber optic internet technology

Fiber optic internet is becoming increasingly available for homeowners. If you want to learn more, here’s a brief overview of...

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Book review: Create new markets in a blue ocean

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What you should know about working for a co-op

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Home6 days ago

Transplant daylilies and hostas in October

When you look at your yard or garden this fall, you probably see plants that should be separated or moved....

Food6 days ago

Spooky good: Banana mummies and cookie spiders

Here are some Halloween-appropriate, kid-friendly treats that require just a few easy ingredients and give kids the chance to make...

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Local Government6 days ago

County Planning Commission reviews Fire Department Capital Improvement Plan, also faces upsurge in permit activity

The Warren County Planning Commission met on October 13 in a work session to review a Capital Improvement Plan submission...

Local Government1 week ago

County seeks Town to jointly explore regional water alliance

While the Front Royal Town Council was failing to gather a quorum to conduct its work session slated to follow...

Jenspiration1 week ago

RMA Interact students help clean up our community

Our local RMA Interact Club had a great experience cleaning up Kendrick Lane last week. 17 RMA middle school students...

Local News1 week ago

Blue Ridge Wildlife Center Patient of the Week: Great Horned Owl

“Ticks with Wings” for Birds… This owl came to us down, weak, and unable to fly. It may have suffered...

Local News1 week ago

Front Royal Clean-Up Underway

Thousands of tourists are expected to visit Front Royal for fall leaf watching. The Town is asking all residents and...

Local News1 week ago

Valley Health offering free 12-month National Diabetes Prevention program

Valley Health is offering new sessions of the National Diabetes Prevention Program, a free, 12-month class designed to help adults...

Local News1 week ago

Virginia War Memorial now accepting applications for 2022 Marocchi Memorial Scholarships

The Virginia War Memorial has announced that applications for its 2022 Marocchi Memorial College Scholarships are now being accepted. One...

Local News1 week ago

Warren County High School: DECA 2021 Initiation

On September 24, 2021, the Warren County DECA chapter held an initiation ceremony for its new members. This year our...

Local News2 weeks ago

VDOT: Warren County Traffic alert for October 11 – 15, 2021

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

Local News2 weeks ago

Summer litter clean-ups at Royal Arms: a big success

Over the summer, the Front Royal/Warren County Anti-Litter Council teamed up with management at the Royal Arms Apartments to carry...

Local News2 weeks ago

Warren County Sheriff’s Office welcomes six new deputies as they graduate from Auxiliary Program

The Warren County Sheriff Office welcomed its six newest members on October 6, 2021, when these Auxiliary Program Deputies were...

Local News2 weeks ago

Instructional assistants working as substitutes get pay raise

Facing a shortage of substitute teachers due in part to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Warren County Public Schools (WCPS) plans...