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US Senators announce over $367,000 to combat homelessness in the Shenandoah Valley


US Senators announce over $367,000 to combat homelessness in the Shenandoah Valley

WASHINGTON – U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine announced Tuesday that over $23 million will be awarded to promote ending homelessness in Virginia though the […]

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no responses. March 10, 2016 The River 95.3

Cuccinelli no longer in consideration for Supreme Court


Cuccinelli no longer in consideration for Supreme Court

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli has withdrawn his name for consideration for the state Supreme Court. Senate Republicans proposed putting […]

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no responses. March 10, 2016 The River 95.3

Front Royal poised to reduce Mobile Food Truck fee


Front Royal poised to reduce Mobile Food Truck fee

FRONT ROYAL, VA – After a Monday night (March 7) work session, the Front Royal Town Council appears poised to reduce its’ originally drafted $500 annual […]

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no responses. March 10, 2016 The River 95.3

Pedestrian crossing/signals coming to 6th and Commerce next week


Pedestrian crossing/signals coming to 6th and Commerce next week

  FRONT ROYAL, VA – The Town of Front Royal announced Wednesday that motorists traveling through the intersection of Commerce Avenue and 6th Streets should be […]

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no responses. March 9, 2016 Cooper

Reagan airport says 1 person filed 6,500 noise complaints


Reagan airport says 1 person filed 6,500 noise complaints

  WASHINGTON (AP) — Out of the 8,670 noise complaints Washington’s Reagan National Airport received last year, officials say a whopping 6,500 of them came from […]

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Police investigate Stephens City home invasion


Police investigate Stephens City home invasion

STEPHENS CITY, VA–Stephens City police are investigating a Tuesday night home invasion that occurred at the Maplewood Terrace apartments on Plymouth Street. Sgt. Ron Fox said […]

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Winchester and 4 area counties among 25 eligible for FEMA funding after snowstorm


Winchester and 4 area counties among 25 eligible for FEMA funding after snowstorm

RICHMOND, VA — President Obama has approved Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe’s request for a disaster declaration after a severe snowstorm that impacted the Commonwealth in late January. Federal […]

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Council split on safety concerns in Urban Archery Code


Council split on safety concerns in Urban Archery Code

FRONT ROYAL, VA – There appears to be an ongoing divide among Front Royal Town Councilmen regarding changes to its Urban Archery Deer Hunting codes. At […]

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General Assembly OKs medical marijuana oil dispensaries


General Assembly OKs medical marijuana oil dispensaries

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia’s General Assembly has shown strong support for letting a small number of facilities grow and dispense medical marijuana oil. The state […]

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no responses. March 9, 2016 The River 95.3

Senate panel backs Cuccinelli for Virginia Supreme Court


Senate panel backs Cuccinelli for Virginia Supreme Court

RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — A Senate panel has endorsed the nomination of former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli to the state Supreme Court. The Senate Courts […]

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no responses. March 8, 2016 Cooper

VA is 1st state with law regulating fantasy sports


VA is 1st state with law regulating fantasy sports

  RICHMOND, Va. (AP) — Virginia has become the first state to approve legislation regulating the fast-growing but embattled online fantasy sports industry. Gov. Terry McAuliffe […]

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Middletown man arrested for indecent exposure


Middletown man arrested for indecent exposure

MIDDLETOWN, VA–A Frederick County teen has been arrested for allegedly exposing himself in several incidents earlier this year. Middletown Police Chief Philip Breeden said in a […]

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