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3 hrs ago | Patch.com
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.
7 hrs ago | Patch.com
The following information is provided by the Fredericksburg Police Department. Where an arrest is mentioned, it does not indicate a conviction.
9 hrs ago | Fredericksburg.com
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Judy was a member of Goshen Baptist Church. She was retired and was a loving mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.
The University of Mary Washington is hosting a town hall meeting and vigil called "#BlackLivesMatter" today to commemorate victims of violence. The town hall will take place at 6 p.m. in Ball Circle.
Lifepoint Church opened its first permanent facility in August in the 47,000-square-foot building at 1400 Central Park Blvd. that was formerly the Fredericksburg Ice Park. The church was established in 2005 and has grown from that initial parish of 50 to 3,000 people with three campuses in Fredericksburg and Spotsylvania and Stafford counties.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:07 pm
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