WINCHESTER — Phone data helped apprehend a man suspected of robbing a taxi driver at gunpoint on July 18, according to police.
Friday, July 30, 2021
WINCHESTER — An incident on Tuesday evening drove home the need to have facilities available for people suffering from mental health crises.
WINCHESTER — Unless judged incompetent to stand trial, people with mental illness are prosecuted in the same manner as other defendants in Frederick County and Winchester, but that may soon change.
Thursday, July 29, 2021
This article has been corrected to state that Winchester requires its residents to pay for trash collection, even if they don't use the service.
WINCHESTER — If you want to have a big celebration in Winchester, be prepared to foot the bill for event security and cleanup.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
WINCHESTER — Leonard Kraemer celebrated his 21st birthday onboard the USS Erben, stationed in the Pacific Theater of combat during World War II.
Tuesday, July 27, 2021
WINCHESTER — As a heat wave bakes the region, the Winchester Area Temporary Thermal Shelter (WATTS) plans to open a cooling center next week.
WINCHESTER — City Council tonight will open discussions on ways Winchester could use potential monetary awards from a class-action lawsuit filed against America's opioid manufacturers.
WINCHESTER — A homemade ballistics test had negative results for the man who conducted it, according to police.
Monday, July 26, 2021
WINCHESTER — A man who police say drove 800 miles to have sex with an underage girl was among the 28 people indicted by a Winchester Circuit Court grand jury Tuesday.
Because they frequently interact with the public, firefighters and police were among the first offered the COVID-19 vaccine.
Saturday, July 24, 2021
BUNKER HILL, W.Va. — After more than two-and-a-half years in Mexico, a local farmworker has been allowed to return to the United States.
WINCHESTER — A national nonprofit’s commemoration of the 20th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks in New York, Pennsylvania and Washington, D.C., will include a parade and barbecue in downtown Winchester.
Friday, July 23, 2021
WINCHESTER — The director of the Youth Development Center (YDC) in Winchester wants city officials to help ensure local school-age children can access her recreational and educational facility.
An update has been made to this article.
Thursday, July 22, 2021
WINCHESTER — More than two years after first being proposed, the city's Planning Commission has recommended approval of a major apartment complex downtown.
WINCHESTER — The man who made it his mission to implement rules regarding short-term rentals in Winchester has left the city just as his suggested regulations are being presented to City Council.
WINCHESTER — Virginia first lady Pamela Northam and state Secretary of Education Atif Qarni visited Virginia Avenue Charlotte DeHart Elementary School's summer program on Wednesday as schools across the commonwealth prepare to resume in-person learning this fall.
Wednesday, July 21, 2021
WINCHESTER — The Winchester Economic Development Authority (EDA) plans to use American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds to convert blighted properties into affordable housing.
WINCHESTER — A taxi driver was robbed at gunpoint in the 400 block of south Washington Street about 9:20 p.m. Sunday.
Tuesday, July 20, 2021
WINCHESTER — A small network of community volunteers is working diligently to keep the Northern Shenandoah Valley’s feral cat population in check.
WINCHESTER — Two people accused of carjacking a Jeep from a Winchester Medical Center parking garage around 12:40 p.m. Sunday were arrested about 5½ hours later in Elkton, Maryland, according to police.
WINCHESTER — Fifty-five people and multiple pets were evacuated from townhouses on East Street after a strong thunderstorm Saturday evening resulted in a metal roof being blown off the properties and landing on vehicles parked behind the homes.
Monday, July 19, 2021
WINCHESTER — The memory of Kevin Michael Riley was kept alive by participants and spectators at a kickball tournament honoring the homicide victim Sunday.
WINCHESTER — This is a tale of serendipity.
Saturday, July 17, 2021
WINCHESTER — Students are not being taught critical race theory in Winchester, Frederick County or Clarke County public schools, say officials from those school districts.
WINCHESTER — The man who served as America's homelessness czar during the final year of President Donald Trump's administration said on Thursday night that people need to have a full picture of what causes homelessness if they want to have any hope of ending it.
WINCHESTER — One of America's top authorities on homelessness said a storm is coming to Winchester.
WINCHESTER — Temperatures in a city can vary as much as 16 degrees by neighborhood, according to Anne Marchant, Shenandoah University's director of the Division of Applied Technology.
Friday, July 16, 2021
WINCHESTER — On Thursday morning, Handley High School sophomore Jakaya Copeland completed one of her history courses to recover a credit.