Winchester Host Lions Club
Tuesday, December 06, 2022
Monday, December 05, 2022
The Valley Chorale will perform its Christmas show, “Night of Wonder,” from Dec. 9 to 11, offering a story of holiday music through the centuries starting with the Middle Ages.
Friday, December 02, 2022
What takes almost 400 volunteers, an assortment of animals and 30,000 cookies to pull off?
Fairview United Methodist Church Christmas bake sale, bazaar
If seasonal stressors are starting to stretch you thin — the increased coldness, the pressure to please everyone with grand winter holiday-related gestures, the prolonged darkness, the rushed tempo of the gotta get there fast, only to find “there” isn’t where you really want to be — a forest…
Thursday, December 01, 2022
Fairview United Methodist Church Christmas bake sale and bazaar
Wednesday, November 30, 2022
WOODSTOCK — The third annual Christmas in the Valley event is lighting up the Shenandoah County Fairgrounds for the rest of the year with an outdoor drive-thru light show and a crafts village featuring nearly 30 vendors.
WINCHESTER — Bright Box Theater will welcome famed funnyman Bobcat Goldthwait for three shows this weekend at 15 N. Loudoun St.
Tuesday, November 29, 2022
Monday, November 28, 2022
Sunday, November 27, 2022
Almost 50 local authors will be selling their books from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday at the first-ever Holiday Book Fair at Laurel Ridge Community College.
Friday, November 25, 2022
This holiday season, avoid the stress of not knowing what to give the person who seems to have everything by visiting a local flower shop or garden center.
Middletown tree lighting
Four young women from the Winchester area have been selected to serve as Maids in the Court of Queen Shenandoah XCVI during the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival, which will be April 28 through May 7. The Maids are Mattie Gray Davis, Katherine Ann Martin, Emilie Elizabeth Pifer and Margaret …
There’s no need to whine about not knowing which wines to buy for holiday dinners and gifts this year. We reached out for some tips from local wine expert Mike Good, who owns an online wine company, timelesswines.com, as well as the Timeless Wines retail store in Middletown.
WINCHESTER — Volunteering at the annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner enables Kathy Funkhouser to continue a custom.
For its holiday program from Dec. 4 to 11, the Blue Ridge Singers will perform an Advent & Christmas show called “The Joy of Waiting,” conducted by Artistic Director Jeffrey Alban.
James Wood High School Class of 2002 reunion
Wednesday, November 23, 2022
Look to local businesses to fill Christmas stockings this year — the most memorable gifts can come in the tiniest packages.
Opening presents is a holiday tradition, but it can come with a few drawbacks — namely all the stuff that comes out of those gift boxes. This stuff will undoubtedly fill your house with clutter and have you tripping over it on your way to the couch or kitchen.
Package shipping pros are advising holiday shoppers not to dawdle on shipping gifts to family and friends living in other states, countries, or in the military.
Nothing says you care more during the holiday season than giving a customized gift.
Tuesday, November 22, 2022
Monday, November 21, 2022
Friday, November 18, 2022
In a year when inflation has driven up prices of nearly all consumer goods, the price of a Thanksgiving meal also is trending upward.
Thursday, November 17, 2022
“We’ve got magic We’ve got power Who are they To say we’re wrong? All the things that make us special Are the things that make us strong!”
Wednesday, November 16, 2022
Choosing wines for your holiday meals doesn’t have to be stressful, says the staff at the Wine Mill in Winchester.
Tuesday, November 15, 2022
Monday, November 14, 2022
MIDDLETOWN — Get some of your holiday shopping done at Belle Grove Plantation's Kris Kringle Market this weekend.
Thursday, November 10, 2022
First Baptist Church Singing Seniors
The Rev. Tom Berlin, lead pastor of Floris United Methodist Church in Herndon and formerly of Winchester, has been consecrated a bishop in The United Methodist Church. He will serve the Florida Annual Conference beginning in January.
Pet adoption for veterans
'A Christmas Carol'
Tuesday, November 08, 2022
Monday, November 07, 2022
Friday, November 04, 2022
Weekday Religious Education fundraiser
Thursday, November 03, 2022
WEYERS CAVE — A collection of chrysanthemum plants in a steamy greenhouse are getting ready to produce big, bold blooms come November.
November is National Alzheimer’s Disease Awareness Month and Family Caregivers Month. To mark these events, the Alzheimer’s Association is encouraging people to lend a helping hand to more than 11 million family members and friends serving as Alzheimer’s caregivers.
Caregiving for someone with dementia can be overwhelming, especially for first-time caregivers. These caregivers not only experience the emotional impact that occurs when a close family member is diagnosed with Alzheimer’s or another dementia, but also face a steep learning curve in their ne…
The World Health Organization describes dementia as a syndrome that causes a deterioration of cognitive function beyond what is typical of biological aging. Around the world, more than 55 million people live with dementia, and there are around 10 million new cases each year. Alzheimer’s dise…
First grade – Lily Alfred, Owen Andre, Cooper Bly, Carter Bly, Elora Branch, Jared Orellana Chinchilla, Kensley Crank, Elijah Crotti, Reed Dailey, Paige DeHaven, Makenna Haines, Tristan Huntsberger, Trey Jennings, Asher Lockhart, Alexandra Lozada-Mota, Kliben Castillo Martinez, Eva Peralta M…
Blue Ridge Arts
Community Thanksgiving Dinner at First Presbyterian Church
Tuesday, November 01, 2022
Sixth grade: Nicholas Anderson Cabrera, Jaxson Baird, Natalie Ball, Grace Balser, Brodie Barbe, Sophia Barr, Joshua Batcha, Madeleine Bautista, Finnian Berson, Gianna Borowczyk, Mckinley Boycourt, Hunter Brewer, Michelangelo Burrill, Madeline Cantwell, Gregory Conrad, Chloe Copenhaver, Reese…
9th grade: Ivan Andrews, Austin Arbaugh, JuliaArnold, Courtney Barnhart, Aidan Bell, Ebelin Berumen Arellano, Mercedes Bowser, August Bradford, Gabriel Cantada, Madison Carhart, Connor Causby, Grace Clark, Natalie Coello, Brenna Corbin, Courtney Daugherty, Calleigh DeLuca, Gurvir Dhindsa, Al…