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no responses. April 20, 2020 news_two

Crime rates decrease due to COVID-19


Crime rates decrease due to COVID-19

With most public activities shut down due to the pandemic, crime rates have quickly dropped. The Frederick County Sheriff’s Office, for example, made 300 arrests in […]

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Tips for Maintaining Mental Health During a Pandemic


Tips for Maintaining Mental Health During a Pandemic

On a recent episode (4/16/20) of The Valley Today, host Janet Michael had a conversation with Laura Walls, a Licensed Professional Counselor with Shenandoah Memorial Hospital’s […]

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Answers to Questions About the Economic Impact Payments


Answers to Questions About the Economic Impact Payments

On a recent episode (4/17/20) of The Valley Today, host Janet Michael spoke with Karen Poff, Senior Extension Agent – Family & Consumer Sciences Management, Housing […]

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Homeownership Program application

no responses. April 17, 2020 News_one

Habitat extends homeownership application deadline


Habitat extends homeownership application deadline

Blue Ridge Habitat for Humanity extended the application deadline for its Homeownership Program in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Until April 30, the organization will be […]

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Virginians encouraged to vote absentee in upcoming elections


Virginians encouraged to vote absentee in upcoming elections

The Virginia Department of Elections is encouraging voters to protect their health during the COVID-19 outbreak and vote absentee in the coming May and June elections. […]

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Gov. Northam extends non-essential business closures


Gov. Northam extends non-essential business closures

Gov. Ralph Northam announced he will extend Executive Order Fifty-Three for two weeks, through Friday, May 8. Originally signed on March 24, Executive Order Fifty-Three bans crowds […]

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thank a teacher campaign

no responses. April 15, 2020 News_one

Clarke Education Foundation accepting Thank A Teacher Campaign submissions


Clarke Education Foundation accepting Thank A Teacher Campaign submissions

During these unprecedented times, teachers are among the long list of people who deserved to be thanked. The Clarke County Education Foundation is calling on community […]

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TVRC offering affordable telehealth services through partnership


TVRC offering affordable telehealth services through partnership

The Top of Virginia Regional Chamber (TVRC), in partnership with Engage Telehealth, has launched a new health care service. The telehealth services program is available to […]

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kennel adoption

no responses. April 15, 2020 News_one

SPCA launches virtual art show


SPCA launches virtual art show

The SPCA of Winchester, Frederick and Clarke counties is introducing a fun art project for animal lovers of all ages to stay busy during this time […]

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LFCC Workforce Solutions preparing community for life after COVID-19


LFCC Workforce Solutions preparing community for life after COVID-19

LFCC Workforce Solutions is helping community members prepare for changes to come when the COVID-19 pandemic subsides. “Society as we see it now is only temporary,” […]

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YRA connects Northern Shenandoah Valley residents to COVID-19 resources


YRA connects Northern Shenandoah Valley residents to COVID-19 resources

The Youth Resource Alliance (YRA) is providing families and individuals with access to COVID-19 resources in the Northern Shenandoah Valley. A comprehensive list on the YRA’s […]

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working cat project

no responses. April 11, 2020 news_two

SPCA discourages “kitten-napping”


SPCA discourages “kitten-napping”

Kitten season at the SPCA of Winchester, Frederick and Clarke Counties has begun. SPCA is cautioning everyone to not immediately pick up any litters of kittens […]

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