Thursday, July 18, 2019
BOYCE — An art exhibition on display at the Long Branch Historic House and Farm features two oil painters’ interpretations of natural settings in the South.
WINCHESTER — The popular Mid-Atlantic band The WORX will perform in concert Friday night as part of the Friday Night Live series.
WINCHESTER — To celebrate the city’s 275th anniversary, the Parks and Recreation Department is bringing back the popular Moonlight Ball.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
WINCHESTER — Here is a list of the farmers market in the area. Many of the markets have Facebook pages and/or websites that provide up-to-date information on hours, seasonal produce and new products.
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
WINCHESTER — It’s not too late to register for this weekend’s 1455 Summer Literary Festival.
WINCHESTER — Jazz guitarist Justin Lees will play in the Bistro at Westminster Canterbury on Friday night.
CLEAR BROOK —The Frederick County Fair is still accepting applications for its pageants. The pageants will be held July 28 and 29. The fair takes place from July 29 through Aug. 3 at the Frederick County Ruritan Fairground off U.S. 11 in Clear Brook.
Monday, July 15, 2019
WINCHESTER — The Godfrey Miller Historic Home and Fellowship Center will host its annual summer lecture series beginning Tuesday night.
Saturday, July 13, 2019
WINCHESTER — Imagine this scenario: You’re at the beach, packing the cooler, and face the quandary of how to fit that wine bottle in a cooler already packed with water bottles, beer, and sodas. The tall shape just doesn’t really fit (unless you have a gigantic cooler.)
Friday, July 12, 2019
Mel Brooks’ “Young Frankenstein” opened Thursday at Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre, and continues with shows through July 21. The musical tells the tale of Frederick Frankenstein, grandson of the infamous Victor Frankenstein, when he inherits his family’s estate in Transylvania. With the he…
Thursday, July 11, 2019
WINCHESTER — Motown, funk and pop favorites from the Soul Expressions band, family lawn games, and admission to the gardens and galleries will highlight Gardens at Night at the Museum of the Shenandoah Valley (MSV) today beginning at 6 p.m.
WINCHESTER — Back in the 1960s, getting a group of friends together to go hear live music was a popular weekend activity in the Shenandoah Valley.
Tuesday, July 09, 2019
WINCHESTER — The Godfrey Miller Historic Home and Fellowship Center will host its annual summer lecture series this month. The series will be part of the celebration of Winchester’s 275-year history.
WINCHESTER — The artwork of Winchester-native Michele Melina will be on view at Shenandoah Valley Westminster Canterbury beginning Friday.
WINCHESTER — Shenandoah Conservatory will host the 2019 National Jazz Workshop (NJW) from July 14-19.
Monday, July 08, 2019
Saturday, July 06, 2019
WINCHESTER — Sustainability is a hot word these days. In light of recent recycling issues — not just in our area, but nationally — a light now shines on our dependence on plastic and glass and the need to live a more sustainable lifestyle, one that has less impact on the environment.
WINCHESTER — Jun Wang and Yi Ding will play in the Bistro at Westminster Canterbury on Wednesday.
Friday, July 05, 2019
WINCHESTER — How often do we hear of “curing cancer” as an ultimate goal for both medicine and public service? One aspiring presidential candidate recently even went so far as to suggest that such a cure might happen if he were elected. As bold and optimistic as this prediction might be, we …
Friday Art exhibit
Wednesday, July 03, 2019
Disabled American Veterans
Tuesday, July 02, 2019
WINCHESTER — You’ll need to go online to register for 1455’s Summer Literary Festival, but don’t bother looking for the link to pay the registration fee.
A Teen Poetry Contest sponsored by Friends of Handley Regional Library is being held along with the Literary Festival. The winner will take home $500.
Independence Day isn’t just a single-day celebration in the northern Shenandoah Valley. Activities are planned for several days this week. Choose the spot and the time that’s best for you.
Monday, July 01, 2019
Sunday, June 30, 2019
Fans of fireworks are in luck. Fireworks shows to celebrate Independence Day are taking place on two days next week.
Saturday, June 29, 2019
WINCHESTER — Eating wisely doesn’t have to be salad after salad. Instead, fill that salad bowl with a healthy take on a fast-food favorite: egg rolls.
Basic Meditation Instructions from Mindful Shenandoah Valley
STEPHENS CITY — Chances are, as you read this, you have a lot on your mind. Worries about tomorrow, regrets over something you said yesterday, and thoughts about what you’ll cook for dinner tonight are starting to float through. Your mind is full — and it’s likely that these constant thought…
Friday, June 28, 2019
The Clarke County High School Class of 1969 held its 50th reunion on June 15 at the VFW Social Hall in Berryville. First row, from left: (seated) Judy Fleming Snook, JoAnn Wisecarver Longerbeam, Paige Ledford, Barbara Longerbeam McWilliams, Carl Gray, Jim Chafin, June Larrick Bowman, Judy Ke…
Centenary Reformed United Church of Christ
Thursday, June 27, 2019
WINCHESTER — It was Friday afternoon and the auditorium at the Youth Development Center was filled with revolting children.
WINCHESTER — The One Book, One Community committee announced its new reading selection, “My Beloved World,” a memoir by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor on Tuesday, which was Sotomayor’s birthday.
• Barns of Rose Hill
Wednesday, June 26, 2019
NEW MARKET – The staple of home cooking up and down the valley left its founder’s family last month but none of the heart has been lost.
Kiwanis Club of Winchester
Tuesday, June 25, 2019
Handley Regional Library System, in partnership with the Friends of the Handley Regional Library, announce the Summer Used Book Sale at Bowman Library. The sale runs Thursday-Saturday and features thousands of gently used books, DVDs, sheet music, and more. Prices are between $2 and 50 cents…
Monday, June 24, 2019
Saturday, June 22, 2019
WINCHESTER — The tale of three people — an upper-class wife, a Jewish immigrant, and a Harlem musician — are united in beautiful music as they seek a better life in turn-of-the-century New York.
WINCHESTER — By this time next week, Shenandoah Summer Music Theatre’s 2019 season will be underway, with two days of performances under its belt.
Friday, June 21, 2019
VBS at Our Savior Lutheran
Thursday, June 20, 2019
WINCHESTER — Rock the night away at the Taylor Pavilion this summer with the seventh annual Friday Night Live concert series.