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  • #1 - W.Va. man trapped as SUV turns on side
  • #2 - Winchester grand jury hands up indictments
  • #3 - Nonprofits riled by city’s denial  of tax exemptions
  • #4 - Extended carnival begins today behind Ward Plaza
  • #5 - Parents clamor about aspects of attendance plans

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Proposed Winchester Elementary School Zone Maps

Wolk doesn’t plan to seek 6th term on School Board

WINCHESTER — After serving on the Frederick County School Board for 20 years, Stuart Wolk announced Thursday that he will not... Read More

Parents clamor about aspects of attendance plans

WINCHESTER — Frederick Douglass Elementary School parents provided impassioned comments on elementary school redistricting scenarios proposed by the city division during... Read More

Extended carnival begins today behind Ward Plaza

WINCHESTER — Revelers soaking in the 88th Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival will have more time this year to enjoy... Read More

Nonprofits riled by city’s denial  of tax exemptions

WINCHESTER — City Council’s votes last week to deny real estate tax exemptions to property owned by Habitat... Read More

Restrooms to open for some Old Town events

WINCHESTER — The shuttered restrooms in the Braddock Street Autopark will reopen for public use during some Old Town-sponsored events at... Read More

City EDA sells of North Loudoun Street tract

WINCHESTER — The city’s Economic Development Authority auctioned a vacant house Thursday morning at 450-452 N. Loudoun St. for $45,000. Steven... Read More

Man indicted  in pair of city bank robberies

WINCHESTER — A local man has been indicted by a city grand jury after allegedly robbing a city United Bank branch... Read More

City eye doctor lobbies lawmakers on patient care

WINCHESTER — City ophthalmologist Dr. Anthony Viti made a trip to the General Assembly this past session with his eye on... Read More

IMF official: Slowdown in China good for global market

WINCHESTER — A deputy director from the International Monetary Fund (IMF) gave a presentation on China’s economic outlook on Thursday at... Read More

Addition by subtraction

BOYCE — Students at Boyce Elementary School learned on Thursday that less really can be more. Author and illustrator Floyd Cooper demonstrated... Read More

W.Va. man trapped as SUV turns on side

WINCHESTER — A West Virginia man had to be removed from his SUV following a single-vehicle crash Thursday afternoon on Northwestern... Read More

Winchester grand jury hands up indictments

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