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Workers urge Northam to sign minimum wage bill

RICHMOND, Va. — Workers and advocates are urging Gov. Ralph Northam to sign a bill that would raise the minimum...

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QuaranTEAMing: Ways to GIVE during the COVID-19 Crisis– featuring George McIntyre and Pam Waters

These two Warren County residents are embracing their own ways to support their community and use their resources to help...

Local Government7 hours ago

Board considers finances, departmental needs in midst of ongoing pandemic emergency response

The Warren County Board of Supervisors navigated its way through a variety of requests for approval of financial dispersals, some...

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Attorney General Herring seeks extension of utility disconnection suspensions through duration of State of Emergency

~ Herring filed an emergency petition on March 13th to halt disconnections for non-payment and suspend late charges during the state...

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Second Saturday night fire causes flame jetting phenomenon, injuring two

On Saturday, April 4, 2020, at approximately 7:40 pm, the Warren County Department of Fire and Rescue Services were dispatched...

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Saturday night fire destroys home, cause remains under investigation

  On Saturday, April 4, 2020, at approximately 8:00 pm, the Warren County Department of Fire and Rescue Services received...

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Randolph-Macon Academy offers virtual Q&A sessions

  Randolph-Macon Academy will host a Virtual Q&A Session on Thursday, April 16th, at 7:00 pm. The session hosts will...

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Valley Health launches community challenge to make 10,000 masks in two weeks

Valley Health announced an interactive challenge that provides community members an opportunity to put their creative talents to work to...

Local Government13 hours ago

Future of Town central water-sewer rates and fees put on table

At the first of two virtual work sessions of the week, staff led the Front Royal Town Council through a...

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I-81 southbound closed April 2nd in Augusta County for crash investigation

  Southbound Interstate 81 is scheduled to be closed from about 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. on the morning of...

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DOJ announces $16 million available to Virginia governments and law enforcement agencies to aid coronavirus response

  ROANKOE, Va. – United States Attorneys Thomas T. Cullen and G. Zachary Terrwilliger announced today that the Department of...

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Front Royal/Warren County Economic Development Authority seeks loan committee members

In an effort to assist small businesses during the COVID-19 crisis, the Front Royal/Warren County Economic Development Authority (FR-WC EDA)...

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Virginia State Police enforcement practices of Governor’s executive orders and directives

RICHMOND – The Virginia State Police encourages all Virginians to adhere to Virginia Governor Northam’s directives and does their part...

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Governor Northam COVID-19 update briefing – April 1, 2020

Governor Northam joins the Virginia Emergency Support Team to share the latest updates on the COVID-19 response. Here is the...

Local Government6 days ago

Town Notice: Fairground tank rehab project

The Fairground Tank will be removed from service beginning April 13th, 2020 for full rehabilitation. The telecommunication antennas on the...

Local Government7 days ago

Council poised for decision on CDBG pavilion project despite added costs

After technical difficulties with the remote hook up of Gallagher representative, Cheri Herschman knocked the employee insurance plan presentation off...

Local Government1 week ago

Warren County Parks and Recreation facilities closed

  From the Warren County Office of Emergency Management: Warren County is taking additional precautionary measures to help mitigate the...

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Monday afternoon fire burns one acre, destroys vacant home

On Monday, March 30, 2020, at approximately 2:00 pm, the Warren County Department of Fire and Rescue Services received a...

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The Cracked Acorn1 month ago

The Cracked Acorn: Cured

It happened the first of the month, while I was in Giant Food, there I was with a few items...

The Cracked Acorn1 month ago

The Cracked Acorn: Life

  Life got you down. Bills are piling up! The car should be donated to charity. The children need braces....

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Lenten Praise and Worship at Front Royal United Methodist Church

WHAT MATTERS Warren: Need a revival of your new year’s resolution? An excuse to have a fresh start and embrace...

Jenspiration1 month ago

Rotary Club of Warren County: Christa Shifflett presents a powerful new approach

Christa Shifflett, from the Warren Coalition, presented a program on Wednesday, in which she laid out the need for mentoring...

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Warren County Middle School Interact Club Induction Ceremony

On Tuesday, February 25, the Warren County Middle School had their Interact Club Induction Ceremony. Doug Stanley, Warren County Administrator...

The Cracked Acorn1 month ago

The Cracked Acorn: Travels

  “Let us, therefore, make every effort to do what leads to peace and to mutual edification.” Romans 14:19, NIV...

Jenspiration2 months ago

Join the trolley tour of local Front Royal & Warren County Commercial Properties

The whole tour was not captured, but several of the stops were: Avtex site, Kelly Court Building, Atlantic Skyline Building,...

Jenspiration2 months ago

Rotary Club of Warren County: Nancie Williams and the Shred/Cube

Nancie Williams presented to the Rotary Club of Warren County explaining how she had taken an original idea and carried...

What Matters Warren2 months ago

Announcing the “Ignite What Matters” book series led by Beth Medved Waller

On the evening of February 18, 2015, at Wolf Trap (as Beth Medved Waller sat with long-time best friends on...

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Local Government1 week ago

What are you looking for in the next Town Manager for Front Royal?

Baker Tilly, a leading local government executive search and advisory firm, is managing the search process for the next Town...

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Town will waive card-payment fees thru June, undecided on long-term options

Life in municipal government COVID-19 pandemic virtual world continued Monday evening, March 30, as the Front Royal Town Council “gathered”...

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Humane Society’s plea for adopters and fosters in response to COVID-19

To all animal lovers, the Humane Society of Warren County has a few announcements: Hours are changing: HSWC will be...

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AG Herring takes further steps to crackdown on price gouging

~ Herring has sent warning letters to 42 businesses about which Virginians have complained ~ RICHMOND (March 31, 2020) –...

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Governor Northam COVID-19 update briefing – March 30, 2020

Governor Northam joins the Virginia Emergency Support Team to share the latest updates on the COVID-19 response. Here is the...

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Governor Northam issues statewide stay at home order

Governor Ralph Northam today, March 30, 2020, issued a statewide Stay at Home order to protect the health and safety...

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Valley Health offers new services to streamline care

Valley Health has implemented three services this week to streamline access to safe and timely COVID-19-related outpatient care: a COVID-19...

EDA in Focus2 weeks ago

EDA passes series of motions following 3-hour, virtual closed session

One day after the Warren County-Front Royal COVID-19 Coronavirus Emergency Management team held its first briefing available to the public...

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Governor Northam COVID-19 update briefing – March 27, 2020

Governor Northam joins the Virginia Emergency Support Team to share the latest updates on the COVID-19 response. Here is the...

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Valley Health establishes local community call line

Valley Health has established a community call line for patients with respiratory symptoms and possible COVID-19 symptoms; anyone can call...

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Virginia U.S. Attorneys issue statement on Virginia recommendations regarding medical prescriptions during COVID-19 pandemic

On Wednesday, March 25, 2020, Virginia Health Commissioner Dr. Norman Oliver, in response to a surge in demand of potential...

Local News2 weeks ago

VDOT: Warren County Traffic alert for March 30 – April 3, 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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Local News2 weeks ago

When virtual becomes vital

Randolph-Macon Academy teachers and students have truly embodied the boarding school’s tagline, “The Power of Rise,” throughout the current COVID-19...

Local Government2 weeks ago

‘Don’t get excited’ – but don’t be complacent: Town, County join forces with citizens to stave off COVID-19 threat

  At 4 p.m. Thursday afternoon County and Town representatives on the COVID-19 Coronavirus Emergency Management team held a status-report...

Local News2 weeks ago

Real ID deadline extended until 2021 amid coronavirus outbreak

The deadline for Real IDs has been extended until October 2021. The move was prompted by widespread Department of Motor...

Local News2 weeks ago

Ben Cline receives Republican Nomination

On March 26, 2020, Ben Cline announced that he has been officially nominated as the Republican candidate for election to...

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Reminder to parents of children enrolled in the Calvary Episcopal Church Food Backpack Program

Parents of RJS children who are enrolled in the Calvary/RJS Kids Food Backpack Program, please remember to come by Calvary...

Local News2 weeks ago

CCAP will suspend operations until further notice

The Front Royal-Warren County CCAP Board of Directors took a vote on March 24, 2020, on the status of CCAP...

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Governor Northam directs postponement of elective surgeries

~ Order will preserve medical beds and personal protective equipment for COVID-19 response ~ On March 25, 2020, Governor Ralph Northam...

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Governor Northam COVID-19 update briefing – March 25, 2020

Each day Governor Northam joins the Virginia Emergency Support Team to share the latest updates on the COVID-19 response. Here...

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Resources to help Front Royal and Warren County Businesses

The Front Royal/Warren County Economic Development Authority (FRWCEDA) is offering the following resources to businesses that need assistance during the...

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Governor Northam COVID-19 update briefing – March 24, 2020

Each day Governor Northam joins the Virginia Emergency Support Team to share the latest updates on the COVID-19 response. Here...

Local Government2 weeks ago

Mayor gives emergency response update

Town of Front Royal Mayor Eugene Tewalt stopped by Royal Examiner’s studio and provided us with an update report on...

Local Government2 weeks ago

The new pandemic response reality – closed, open governmental meetings

  After a brief debate with the County powers that be over media access to Tuesday morning’s (March 24) Warren...

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Health3 days ago

What to do in a dental emergency

  Your dentist should be the first person you call in a dental emergency, but it may take some time...

Home4 days ago

4 tips to help you complete your long-distance training

  If you’ve decided to broaden your horizons by completing an online training program, you’ll need to do these four...

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7 foot health issues you shouldn’t ignore

  April is foot health awareness month, and a great opportunity to take care of your feet. But if you’re...

Home5 days ago

The best storage solutions for every room in your home

Did you finish your spring cleaning only to realize you need more storage space? Here’s a room by room look...

Home6 days ago

How to nail a phone interview

  If you’ve recently applied for a job, it’s likely that someone will call or email you to set up...

Food7 days ago

Discovering textured vegetable protein

  As more people eliminate meat and animal products from their diet, the food industry is adapting by offering an...

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3 non-toxic disinfectants

  Kitchen countertops, bathroom vanities, and other surfaces need to be kept clean. Here are three non-toxic disinfectants that’ll kill...

Health1 week ago

10 healthy habits for a longer life

  Did you know that lifestyle choices have significantly more influence on longevity than genetics? Often, the habits you need...

Food1 week ago

Lenten breakfast: Uova in purgatorio

    As a Lenten dish, Eggs in Purgatory (uova in purgatorio) makes perfect sense since it has no meat...

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A letter to the citizens of Warren County and the Town of Front Royal

From the Warren County Office of Emergency Management: The County and Town have received several inquiries from the public asking...

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What cancer patients, their families and caregivers need to know about COVID-19 from the American Cancer Society

Our daily lives have changed due to the new coronavirus disease, called COVID-19, but the mission of the American Cancer...

Local Government2 weeks ago

Front Royal joins County in declaring COVID-19 Emergency

Monday evening, March 23, the Front Royal Town Council met, albeit briefly, “to depart from the regular ‘Order of Business’”...

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Volunteers provide face masks to local hospice

Despite early preparation, hospices and hospitals all over the globe are experiencing a shortage of personal protective equipment (PPE) for...

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Governor Northam orders statewide closure of certain non-essential businesses, K-12 schools

~ Bans public gatherings of more than 10 people ~ Governor Ralph Northam today issued a statewide order to protect...

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Sunday afternoon fire destroys High Knob home

Just before 2:00pm on Sunday, March 22, 2020, the Warren County Department of Fire and Rescue Services received multiple reports...

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Message from Fauquier Health: Rescheduling non-urgent surgical cases and outpatient services

  Fauquier Health continues to adapt to meet the clinical needs of our communities during the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic,...

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Purple Martins return to new homes in Stephens City

  Former HOA board member Karl Snyder guided the new volunteer team through the set-up of 10 bird condominiums on...

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All Town offices are closed to the public effective immediately

  The Town of Front Royal continues to monitor the effects of the COVID-19 outbreak. To protect Town citizens and...