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gun regulation

no responses. June 4, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Wexton Visits Winchester, Talks Gun Regulation


Wexton Visits Winchester, Talks Gun Regulation

Democratic Congresswoman Jennifer Wexton appeared in Winchester over the weekend for a town hall event. Virginia’s 10th District Representative was in Halpin-Harrison Hall on the campus […]

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memorial day

no responses. May 24, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Announces Memorial Day Schedule


Winchester Announces Memorial Day Schedule

The City of Winchester has announced its schedule for 2019’s Memorial Day. City administrative offices, the Jim Barnett Park Recreation Center, the city’s Joint Judicial Center, […]

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crisis intervention

no responses. May 6, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Police Report Increase in Car Thefts


Winchester Police Report Increase in Car Thefts

The Winchester Police Department is warning citizens of an increase in thefts from cars over the last month and a half. Police announced at the start […]

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drinking water

no responses. May 3, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester, Front Royal Drinking Water Quality Awarded


Winchester, Front Royal Drinking Water Quality Awarded

Virginia’s Department of Health has recognized local municipalities for the quality of their drinking water. Both Winchester and Front Royal received the office’s Gold Award for […]

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school board

no responses. April 26, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Raises Real Estate Tax Rate


Winchester Raises Real Estate Tax Rate

Winchester’s City Council has voted to raise the real estate tax rate. The Tuesday (4/23/2019) vote brings the current tax rate of 91 cents per $100 […]

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crisis intervention

no responses. April 24, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Suspect in Winchester Knife Attack Still at Large


Suspect in Winchester Knife Attack Still at Large

Winchester Police are on the hunt for a suspect in a weekend knife attack. Officers first received a report of the malicious wounding at 1:58 p.m. […]

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crisis intervention

no responses. April 23, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Police Make Grand Larceny Arrest


Winchester Police Make Grand Larceny Arrest

Winchester Police have arrested the suspect in a grand larceny that took place in December. The crime occurred on December 9, 2018, on South Braddock Street, […]

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drunk driver

no responses. April 17, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Getaway Driver in Winchester Taxi Robbery Sentenced


Getaway Driver in Winchester Taxi Robbery Sentenced

The driver of a getaway vehicle in a May, 2018 taxi robbery in Winchester was sentenced last Friday (4/12/2019). 50-year-old Patricia Ann Miller was arrested and […]

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school board

no responses. April 12, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Moves Toward Higher Real Estate Tax


Winchester Moves Toward Higher Real Estate Tax

Winchester City Council is moving forward on a real estate tax increase for the city. The current tax rate is 91 cents per $100 of assessed […]

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Rape Kits.

no responses. March 31, 2019 Cooper

Attorney General Announces First Phase Completion In Backlog Of Rape Kits.


Attorney General Announces First Phase Completion In Backlog Of Rape Kits.

Attorney General Mark R. Herring has announced the completion of the first phase of his ongoing project to eliminate Virginia’s rape kit backlog. Testing has been […]

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school board

no responses. March 27, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Winchester Begins City-Wide Sidewalk Repair Program


Winchester Begins City-Wide Sidewalk Repair Program

March 27, 2019, marks the start of Winchester’s sidewalk repair program in the City’s North End. These repairs were approved by Winchester City Council in early […]

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school board

no responses. March 16, 2019 Dylan Nicholls

Semi-Annual Vehicle Taxes Underway in Winchester


Semi-Annual Vehicle Taxes Underway in Winchester

The City of Winchester announced Friday (3/15/2019) that it now offers semi-annual billing for vehicle personal property taxes. This is part of a multi-year transition from […]

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