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  1. 15 Job Openings in Fredericksburg: Coca-Cola, Soliant Health, Pediastaff and MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | Patch.com

    Initial call may have been employee scared by loud noise, according to reports. Police continue to search buildings in the area. Schuyler Bailar, of McLean, was initially recruited to compete for Harvard's women's swim team, but he'll now compete for the men this year.

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  2. 4th of July Fredericksburg Heritage Festival EventsRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Patch.com

    On July 4, the City of Fredericksburg will host its annual Heritage Festival , a family friendly event. Activities will include : 7:45 a.m. Heritage Festival Five-Mile Run - Begins in the 500 block of Caroline, then enters the Heritage Trail at Old Mill Park, exits the Canal Path at Washington Avenue and uses Mary Ball Street to access Kenmore Avenue, Wolfe to the finish area on Charlotte Street.

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  3. Lincoln County sheriff's logRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Capital Weekly

    ... investigating officer. An accident occurred on State Park Road in Jefferson involving Tiara Lilley, 24, of Fredericksburg, Va., and Daniel W. Taylor, 28, of Warren. Taylor was driving his 2008 GMC Sierra northbound on Waldoboro Road in Jefferson ...

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  4. Tickets Still Available for VRE's Firecracker SpecialRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Patch.com

    Sales close today for the Firecracker Special, a Virginia Railway Express train scheduled to run on the Fourth of July that will carry riders who want to see the fireworks on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. The Firecracker Special will run on both the Fredericksburg and Manassas lines to Union Station downtown. Trains will roll north on Saturday afternoon and return south about an hour after the fireworks end.

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  5. Group wants Confederate flag removed in Stafford Co.Read the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... take this flag down, I think it's a hurtful and a divisive symbol. It's time for it to be gone," Huddle, a Fredericksburg resident, said. Virginia Flaggers says it's a symbol of pride and a tribute to their ancestors who died for the South. "I was ...

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  6. Go Grab Your Bike: Four Weeks, 13 Bike Thefts in FredericksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Patch.com

    One of the great things about a town like Fredericksburg is the bike-friendly nature of the streets, shops and services. But it's worth nothing if you can't keep your ride.

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  7. Income in Baton Rouge's poor neighborhoods rises -- but not at same rate as wealthier areasRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | NOLA.com

    ... and Baltimore. The cities that had the lowest scores, meaning they were more equal, were all much smaller -- Fredericksburg, Va., Morristown, Tenn., and Eau Claire, Wisc., were the most equal. "Rising inequality among households in the United States ...

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  8. VRE's Morning Trains Delayed By Storm Damage to Rails: Media ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Patch.com

    Tuesday night's thunderstorms caused delays for commuters on the Virginia Railway Express in getting to work on Wednesday morning. Starting at about 2 a.m., VRE sent out Twitter messages to riders of both the Manassas and Fredericksburg lines, warning them to expect delays of up to 30 minutes.

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  9. Most Fredericksburg-area retailers keep Confederate battle flag on shelvesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Stars and Stripes

    ... flag from their inventory, and believe political views shouldn't encroach on private enterprise. In downtown Fredericksburg, Corky's owner Graham Coble said the store has seen waning interest in Confederate merchandise for years, but experienced a ...

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  10. Dots and dashes changed Zachary Barnum's lifeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Rocklin and Roseville Today

    This 17-year-old resident of Fredericksburg, Virginia, who is legally blind in one eye due to optic nerve hypoplasia and has a form of bipolar disorder , has built his self- confidence and a worldwide social network by learning Morse Code and becoming an amateur radio operator. Said Barnum over the telephone, "I'm blind in my left eye because the optic nerve is extremely small.

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  11. Pitt Tennis Has Strong Showing at Mary Washington InvitationalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Pitt Panthers

    Results FREDERICKSBURG, Va. Four University of Pittsburgh women's tennis players competed in the ITA-sanctioned Mary Washington Invitational from June 27-29, which was highlighted by a doubles title and an appearance in the finals of the singles bracket from Callie Frey .

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  12. Is America ready to deal with slavery, or just continue to miss the point?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Washington Post

    John Hennessy, chief historian for the Fredericksburg & Spotsylvania National Military Park, stands on a bluff on the Rappahannock River where, as Union troops attacked Fredericksburg in 1862, thousands of slaves crossed and fled north. At the Civil War military park in Fredericksburg, Va., chief historian John Hennessy stood on a bluff overlooking the Rappahannock River.

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  13. Severe Thunderstorm Watch Tuesday for FredericksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | Patch.com

    ... and the U.N. before attending World Meeting of Families in Philly in September. Some top posts this week at Fredericksburg Patch, including . Plus, how you can share your local news, events and pics. Parents are ready for their Outer Banks trip, but ...

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  14. Printpack to Close Fredericksburg, VA PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Ink World

    Printpack has announced that it will close its Fredericksburg, VA manufacturing plant. Production will be phased out over a period of months, and operations are expected to cease completely in the first quarter of 2016.

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  15. William Shane Cantrell, 44Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 26 | Patch.com

    Survivors include his sons, Skyler Cantrell and Ezra Cantrell; his daughters, Marley Cantrell and Addison Cantrell; his father, Steve Cantrell; his brothers, Tyson Cantrell, Trevor Cantrell, and Tuckyr Cantrell; and his grandmother, Mattie Staples. A memorial service will be held at 3:30 p.m. on Wednesday, July 1 at Covenant Funeral Service, Fredericksburg.

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  16. Gun Test: Fausti DEA 28-Gauge Side-By-SideRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | The Daily Caller

    ... Fausti USA was established in 2009. The offices, warehouse, gun room and service operation are all located in Fredericksburg, Virginia. Like all sub-gauge side-by-sides brought into the U.S. by Fausti, the DEA 28-gauge is built on a scaled frame ...

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  17. This Week's Weather in FredericksburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 29 | Patch.com

    Tuesday: A chance of showers and thunderstorms, mainly after 3pm. Partly sunny, with a high near 91. South wind 6 to 11 mph, with gusts as high as 21 mph.

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  18. Nicholls Auction Marketing Group to Auction a 3 BR Home on 7+/- Acres Minutes from Winchester, VARead the original story

    Monday Jun 29 | PR.com

    ... specializing in the promotion and sale of real estate via the auction method of marketing. Headquartered in Fredericksburg, VA, NAMG has been serving the needs of the Mid-Atlantic region since 1968. The Nicholls team comprises world and state ...

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  19. July 4 events on tap for cityRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | Mt. Airy News

    ... the retired lieutenant commander in the U.S. Navy and his distinguished service record. Liebenow, a native of Fredericksburg, Virginia, who moved to Mount Airy in 2006 with his wife Lucy, is best-known as the skipper of PT-157, a patrol torpedo boat ...

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  20. States Struggle With 'Hidden' Rural HomelessnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 28 | KTOO-TV Juneau

    Stella Dempsey lives in a tent in Fredericksburg, Virginia. She says she's been homeless for years because of physical and mental health issues.

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