Montgomery County Newswire (Page 10)

Montgomery County Newswire (Page 10)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Montgomery County, VA. (Page 10)

Results 181 - 200 of 1,196 in Montgomery County, VA

  1. State awards $750K grant to downtown assisted living facilityRead the original story

    Apr 24, 2017 | Recorder

    ... future for those who will work there. We appreciate the governor's efforts that maintain our momentum." Montgomery County Executive Matthew Ossenfort said the assisted living facility is located at a highly visible and highly trafficked area of the ...

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  2. Montgomery County supervisors narrowly pass sale of old Blacksburg High SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors brought an end to the old Blacksburg High School saga Monday night by approving the sale of the 36-acre site to the owners of the Shelor Motor Mile dealership.

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  3. LewisGale plans stand-alone ER near TanglewoodRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... but has yet to make its plans public. LewisGale last year announced a $6 million renovation project at its Montgomery County hospital that included an expansion of the emergency department and the creation of what it called a super track for ...

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  4. 8th District Democrats to debate Wednesday in ChristiansburgRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... debate this week. The Salem residents will answer voters' questions at a forum from 7 to 8:30 p.m. at the Montgomery County Government Center located at 755 Roanoke St. in Christiansburg. The Montgomery County Democratic Committee is assisting with ...

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  5. Flooding prompts schools, road closuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... 8 a.m. Monday, several lakes and streams were already approaching the flood stage in the New River Valley. Montgomery County and Pulaski County schools are closed Monday due to potential flooding in those areas. Multiple secondary roads in the New ...

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  6. Old Kmart site redeveloper requesting special taxing districtRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 22, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... with Core Property Capital, a retail and shopping center developer, has submitted a petition to the Montgomery County Board of Supervisors requesting that a community development authority be created for the old Kmart site. A CDA can issue bonds for ...

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  7. High profile Maryland rape case raises questions about local school safetyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Fairfax Times

    ... parents, students and school officials within the wider Metropolitan Washington DC area. Demonstrators in Montgomery County, Md. urged government officials to crack down on illegal immigration during a protest on Mar. 26 after learning that the two ... 3 comments

  8. Montgomery County adds fire and rescue component to ACCERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    Montgomery County has found the money needed to allow some of its future high school graduates to attend New River Community College for free.

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  9. Montgomery County supervisors pass budget, but draw debate on school fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors decided Monday night to leave the tax rate unchanged and approved a budget that includes sending most of $540,000 initially intended for schools to parks and recreational uses in Riner and Shawsville.

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  10. Smart Road expansion progressesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 16, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... of a request to remove land needed for the test bed out of an agricultural and forestal district. The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors voted 7-0 last week to take the land bought by the Virginia Tech Foundation last year out of the AFD. The ...

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  11. Maryland bill makes it easier to form a BID in Montgomery CountyRead the original story

    Apr 13, 2017 | Business Journal

    A new Maryland law will make it easier for Montgomery County businesses to form a business improvement district.

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  12. Town manager who shot himself after harassment claim diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | 680News

    ... woman's subsequent request for a 15-day preliminary protective order. State police also investigated, but Montgomery County prosecutors found no probable cause to charge Biggs with stalking or any other crime. The husband and father of three ...

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  13. Shortridge: Endless excuses for avoiding his constituentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... to choose a date and show up. Griffith flat-out refused. His new excuse was that if he held a town hall in Montgomery County, he would need to hold 23 additional events across the district so that all of his constituents could attend. This is ...

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  14. Town manager who denied harassing woman shoots self in headRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... 15-day protective order after holding a hearing, court records show. State police also investigated, but Montgomery County's prosecutors found no probable cause to charge Biggs with stalking or any other crime. The married father of three served for ...

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  15. Virginia town manager shoots himself during standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Daily Mail

    ... a hearing, court records show. State police also conducted an investigation into the woman's claims, but Montgomery County's prosecutors found no probable cause to charge Biggs with stalking or any other crime. The protective order was first ...

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  16. Police: Virginia town manager shoots himself after standoffRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Powhatan Today

    ... 15-day protective order after holding a hearing, court records show. State police also investigated, but Montgomery County's prosecutors found no probable cause to charge Biggs with stalking or any other crime. Before coming to the southeastern ...

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  17. The Latest: Woman claimed town manager harassed herRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | The Daily News-Record

    ... in a statement Tuesday that police went to an apartment in the town after getting a 911 call. Officers and Montgomery County Sheriff's Office deputies tried to contact the person inside the apartment and evacuated nearby apartments. Nearly four ...

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  18. Christiansburg Town Manager hospitalized after apparent suicide attemptRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | WWWV-FM Charlottesville

    State Police are investigating after Christiansburg's new town manager apparently shot himself in the head early this morning. Christiansburg Police and the Montgomery County Sheriff's Office responded shortly after midnight to a 9-1-1 call of a possibly suicidal person at an apartment on Montague Street.

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  19. Lease approved for FMCC solar projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 11, 2017 | Gloversville Leader-Herald

    Fulton County supervisors on Monday set a public hearing on a proposed local law authorizing a land lease agreement between BOCES and Fulton and Montgomery counties to facilitate a solar photovoltaic system power purchase agreement project. The hearing will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. May 8 in the Board of Supervisor's Chambers at the County Office Building in Johnstown.

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  20. Bloomberg BNA to expand in Crystal City, close Maryland officeRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2017 | Business Journal

    ... Bloomberg BNA says it will invest more than $5 million to expand in Crystal City, while shutting down its Montgomery County offices. Virginia competed...

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