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  • Friday June 06th, 2014
    RICHMOND, Va. (AP) – State officials say the number of homeless Virginians decreased by nearly 8 percent in the last year to 7,020 people. Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s office says the decrease follows several years of focused work on tackling homelessness in Virginia. The numbers are based on data collected in a 24-hour snapshot of homelessness and compiled by the Virginia Department of Housing and Community Development. The Richmond ...
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  • Thursday June 05th, 2014
    THE 8TH ANNUAL PATRON’S GALA ART SHOW AT RAPPAHANNOCK ART LEAGUE GALLERY is now on display through June 29th. Original works of art donated by Rappahannock Art League member artists are now on display for this annual fundraiser. Come by the Studio Gallery to view the art work Tuesday — Saturday, 10 am — 4 pm, and purchase your ticket for the Sunday Gala which will ...
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  • Thursday June 05th, 2014
    A litter cleanup event will be held this Saturday from 9 a.m.-noon in the Guinea Road area. Depending on the number of people who turn out to lend a hand, the cleanup may include other areas as well. Saturday’s effort will be the first cleanup to be jointly sponsored by the Abingdon Ruritan Club and Gloucester’s Clean Community Committee. Members of both organizations will participate, and they ...
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  • Thursday June 05th, 2014
    The Gloucester Main Street Association officially welcomed in the summer season Wednesday by opening the Summer Nights Market. The market provides Gloucester’s freshest fruits and vegetables, live music and activities all summer long, and operates each Wednesday evening from 4:30 to 7 pm now through August 27th. The weekly market is held at the Carriage Court Lawn behind the Gloucester Museum of History, and it goes on ...
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  • Thursday June 05th, 2014
    Members of the Northern Neck Big Band are preparing for their part in the second annual Lancaster County Jazz Showcase, which will include a variety of music. The concert will also include the Lancaster Middle and High School Jazz Bands, and is scheduled for 7 p.m. Friday night at the LMS in Kilmarnock. Admission for tomorrow night’s program is just five dollars, and proceeds will go to ...
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  • Thursday June 05th, 2014
    Dedication of the Memorial Garden will be held this Saturday, June 7th @ 11AM in Kilmarnock. The garden is the Eagle Scout Project of Shawn Valdrighi, and is a garden filled with plaques for the memorial trees that lined the streets of Kilmarnock. These trees were placed in honor of Kilmarnock residents and were removed during the revitalization of Main Street. The plaques were collected and ...
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  • Thursday June 05th, 2014
    Incumbent First District Congressman Rob Wittman faces a challenge from within his own party’s ranks as Republican voters head to the polls this coming Tuesday to choose a candidate for the Nov. 4 general election. Polls in Gloucester and Mathews counties will be open from 6 a.m. to 7 p.m., with this Saturday the last day to vote absentee in person. Wittman, a Montross resident, has held ...
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