Fredericksburg Info

Fredericksburg, Virginia is located in Fredericksburg County. Zip codes in Fredericksburg, VA include 22407, 22403, and 22406. The median home price in Fredericksburg is $299,900 which is roughly $135/per square foot. More Fredericksburg information.

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3 hrs ago |

River cruise a perfect outing for local group

I would like to thank Captain Tommy and his son Chris for a wonderful day on the "City of Fredericksburg" Paddle Wheel Boat. The cruise gave these folks a chance to get out in the sunshine and do something a little different from their days of stress, confusion and fear.


11 hrs ago |

City woman killed in Essex crash Fredericksburg woman was killed in a ...

According to Virginia State Police Sgt. Steven Vick, Senior Trooper D. Compton responded to the crash site at 4:45 p.m. Monday on Sunnyside Road, just west of Lewis Level Road in Essex County.


15 hrs ago |

Fewer schools fully accredited in region The number of...

The number of Fredericksburg-area schools that missed full accreditation almost tripled from last year, according to results released this morning by the Virginia Department of Education. Thirty-five of the region's 123 schools were accredited with warning, mostly because not enough students passed English or math Standards of Learning tests.


Yesterday |

KG supervisors could use a little vision

As natives of King George, Supervisors Sisson and Cedell Brooks Jr. seem to be clueless about the important history and the many assets of their home turf. There is a tremendous amount of history in the Northern Neck, as well as in King George and Orange counties and Fredericksburg.


Mon Sep 15, 2014

Governor taps local residents to serve on boards Gov. Terry McAuliffe ...

The appointees will focus on "finding common ground with members of both parties on issues that will build a new Virginia economy and create more jobs across the Commonwealth," according to a press release distributed Friday. G. Scott Walker, of Fredericksburg, a retired administrator with Stafford County Public Schools, was re-appointed to the James Monroe Law Office Museum and Memorial Library's Board of Regents.


Via Colori Fredericksburg Saturday and Sunday

The event brings a centuries-old tradition of large-scale pastel artworks to the streets of Fredericksburg, particularly Charlotte and Sophia streets, as well as Riverfront Park. The event will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and noon until 5 p.m. Sunday.


Car Break-Ins, Vandalism in Fredericksburg

The following information is provided by the Fredericksburg Police Department. Where an arrest is mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.


Rocking the Chair moving to new downtown location Rocking the Chair,...

Rocking the Chair, a business that offers salvaged and repurposed furniture, is moving from Sophia Street to Bridgewater Street in downtown Fredericksburg. It former location, 915 Sophia, will house River Rock Outfitter this fall.


"Rappahannock Electric Cooperative - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review"...

Rappahannock Electric Cooperative - Strategic SWOT Analysis Review provides a comprehensive insight into the company's history, corporate strategy, business structure and operations. The report contains a detailed SWOT analysis, information on the company's key employees, key competitors and major products and services.


Sun Sep 14, 2014

Joseph M. LaPlaca III

Mr. LaPlaca was a member of Lifepoint Church. He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force as a firefighter and after retirement was a registered nurse who loved helping people.


Charles F. Covington Jr.

Survivors include his wife, Wendi K. Covington of Fredericksburg; daughter Kayla Covington of Fredericksburg; twin sons Ashby Covington and Austin Covington; parents Charles "Sonny" Covington Sr. and Judith Y. Cooper and husband Herbert, all of Fredericksburg; brother Robert Greene of Fredericksburg; sister Sherry Covington of Richmond; stepdaughter Chelsea Sorrell of Fredericksburg; stepgrandchildren Kalynn Jenkins, Jahden Jenkins and Maddex Jenkins; and numerous aunts and uncles.


Sat Sep 13, 2014

This is Hunger Action Month: Do something

I want to share a startling statistic with readers: More than 30,000 individuals in the Fredericksburg region are food insecure. On average, 6,250 people access our partner food pantries per month; more than 45 percent are children under 18. We can make a difference by supporting the Fredericksburg Area Food Bank, our region's largest and oldest food bank.


Open Houses Sunday in Fredericksburg

Check back every week for a listing of the latest open houses scheduled in the area and new homes for sale. These real estate listings come to Patch in a direct feed from Zillow and automatically update to show the 10 most recently listed homes in a given category.


Fri Sep 12, 2014

Md. Man Sentenced to 10 Years for Underage Va. Prostitution Case

A Clinton, Maryland man was sentenced to 10 years in federal prison Thursday for transporting a 16-year-old runaway girl into Virginia for prostitution. Mustafa Muhammad, 36, of Clinton, Maryland , was sentenced Thursday in U.S. District Court in Richmond after a jury found him guilty of the charge in June, The Associated Press reports.


Outdoor retailer opening downtown River Rock Outfitter, a specialty...

Owners Keith Peterson, his wife April Peterson and brother Connor Peterson have contracted Spaces to renovate the 4,000-square-foot space. Keith Peterson spent 12 years in the Marine Corps, and part of that time was spent in Fredericksburg.


Cleanest Restaurants in Fredericksburg

Rappahannock Area Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in Fredericksburg. Full reports can be accessed on the health department's website .


Thu Sep 11, 2014

Three facing heroin charges Three people were arrested on charges...

Three people were arrested on charges involving the sale of heroin and cocaine following a raid at a home in southern Stafford Tuesday, police said. Sheriff's Office Maj.


Wild chase brings prison sentence A man who led a King George County...

A man who led a King George County deputy on a high-speed chase that ended with a crash in downtown Fredericksburg was ordered Thursday to serve just over a year in prison. Michael William Parker II, 24, pleaded guilty to felony eluding and driving on a suspended license in King George Circuit Court.


Health News Digest

The Invisible Scars of Acne

Millions of men and women of all ages suffer from acne every day. While acne is physically present in the form of pimples and blackheads on the face, neck, back and shoulders, some effects of acne cannot be seen.


Jailed investor freed while probe continues Investor James Moncore,...

Former Fredericksburg real estate investor James Ashby Moncure was released from jail Wednesday following a detention hearing in U.S. District Court in Richmond. Moncure, who is facing federal criminal charges for mail fraud and wire fraud, was ordered by Judge David Novak to be placed on electronic monitoring.



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