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BWW Reviews: Riverside Center's Hank Williams: Lost Highway...
Like these other legends, Williams star fell while he was still a young man. He was only 29 when he died of heart failure, most likely brought on by the poisons in his system from the alcohol and other substances he abused.
Mon Sep 01, 2014
Use common sense when planting street trees
As fall planting season approaches, I write to encourage my neighbors to plant trees and to discourage the city of Fredericksburg and Tree Fredericksburg from planting street trees in tight spaces and without the full cooperation of the residents and neighbors who will be affected by the trees.
Cleanest Restaurants in Fredericksburg
Full reports can be accessed on the health department's website . "In our experience, it is unrealistic to expect that a complex, full-service food operation can routinely avoid any violations," according to Virginia Department of Health's website .
Sun Aug 31, 2014
Starbucks, more choices coming to U.S. 17 Frontier Development LLC...
A drive-through Starbucks is expected to come to a 3-acre parcel off U.S. 17 in Stafford County, along with two restaurants.
Darrell Joe Smith
Darrell Joe Smith, 57, of Remington passed away Wednesday, Aug. 27, 2014, at Vibra Hospital in Richmond.
Sat Aug 30, 2014
New tools ready to fight 'sexting' Efforts to stop teens and tweens...
Efforts to stop teens and tweens from sharing nude or sexually explicit images using their smartphones are taking new forms and new urgency these days.
Fri Aug 29, 2014
Police investigate break-in attempts near UMW Fredericksburg police...
Fredericksburg police are trying to identify a young man who entered one city residence early Friday before trying to get into a second home about a half-mile away.
A sunny Friday, but chance of weekend storms Today will feature...
Friday - will feature mostly sunny skies and high temperatures in the mid-80s around Fredericksburg.
Thu Aug 28, 2014
10 things to do around town this weekend
The approach of Labor Day weekend signals the winding down of summer, but there is still plenty going on around town.
Caroline fills Planning Commission post The Caroline Board of...
The Caroline Board of Supervisors has appointed Charles L.E. Shewbridge Jr. to fill the seat representing the Madison district on the Planning Commission.
Restaurant Inspections: Hyperion Espresso, Primavera Pizzeria, Qdoba, ...
Rappahannock Area Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in the Fredericksburg area.
Wed Aug 27, 2014
Local unemployment level in July The Fredericksburg-area jobless rate ...
The Fredericksburg-area jobless rate remained a steady 5.2 percent in July, according to numbers released by the Virginia Employment Commission Wednesday.
The Washington Post
Prince William County crime report
Dawkins Ridge Lane, 11700 block, 7:30 p.m. Aug. 14 to 8:45 a.m. Aug. 15. A video game system was stolen from a residence entered by breaking a basement window.
Sturdy Girl Ambassador Program Draws Everyday Athletes
Benefits include social media partnerships and discounts on clothing. According to CEO and Founder , "The Sturdy Girl strives to be fit, sets athletic goals, and teaches others to become more fit through her life and her leadership.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Mother received the most wonderful care
Mom died a few days ago. If there is such a thing as a good death, then I suppose she had one; her family was with her at the end and she seemed at peace.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Poll says Virginians optimistic on economy Virginians are more...
Virginians are more optimistic about their local economies than the nation as a whole, according to a new Roanoke College Poll.
Cleanest Restaurants in Fredericksburg
Rappahannock Area Health District officials recently inspected food preparation and storage in Fredericksburg.
Stars and Stripes
When War of 1812 arrived in Stafford
But the war's 300 military engagements in Virginia-which happened two centuries ago right now-are also significant, local historians say.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
Shirley Ann Cohoon-Eaton, 79, of Fredericksburg peacefully passed away in her home on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, early in the morning.
Sat Aug 23, 2014
Park Service to clear view from Chatham Coming weeks will bring some...
Starting Monday, the National Park Service will begin clearing heavy vegetation that obscures people's view of Chatham Manor on the bluff above the river.