Prince Edward County Newswire (Page 9)

Prince Edward County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Prince Edward County, VA. (Page 9)

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  1. Longwood University Preparing to Host 2016 Vice Presidential DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | NBC29

    ... structure, which means we've got all of the major players: your Longwood University police, your Prince Edward County Sheriff's Office, Farmville police, state police, Department of Emergency Management," Geller said. Planning for the debate started ...


  2. Key Town in Civil Rights Movement Hosts VP DebateRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 | Voice of America

    ... office is in that picture-postcard courthouse. She is the first African American chief prosecutor in Prince Edward County, where Farmville is the county seat. "Some people would go into the dialogue with me of, 'Oh, are you trying to get the black ...


  3. Georgetown Raiders gathering steam after weekend wipeoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2016 |

    ... their first game of the season Sunday, a 4-2 defeat in Whitby. Next up for the Raiders is a trip to Prince Edward County Friday to take on the 9-1-0-0 Wellington Dukes, followed by a road date with the Toronto Jr. Canadiens Sunday evening. Eamonn ...


  4. Tuesday's veep debate a golden opportunity for Prince Edward schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2016 | Powhatan Today

    ... Speakes was took part in the 1951 student strike and Holcomb was part of the "lock-out generation" when Prince Edward County schools were closed. Students listen to Joy Cabbarus Speakes and Dorothy Holcomb speak at the Robert Russa Moton Museum as ...


  5. How Longwood was chosen to host the vice-presidential debateRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... are not uncommon hosts, but Longwood's setting is more remote than most. The county seat of Prince Edward County, Farmville is off state Route 45 and U.S. 460. It has a regional airport but the closest major airports are in Lynchburg and Richmond. ...


  6. Toronto Food Events: International Sake Day, Rioja Wines, OktoberFEAST, Poutine ChampionshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2016 | BlogTO

    ... dishes, like bratwurst and schnitzel. Tickets are $75. Sommelier and fromager Jeremy Lago hosts a Prince Edward County Wine & Cheese Tasting at Lazy Daisy's Cafe on Saturday, Oct. 15. $50 will get you six flights with cheese pairings. The 4th annual ...


  7. History and Houses: A Legacy for SaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 28, 2016 | PR Log

    ... constructed just after the American Revolutionary War near the campus of Hampden-Sydney College in Prince Edward County by some of Virginia's early settlers," said auctioneer Barry Cole of A.B. Cole and Associates Auction and Realty - United Country ...


  8. Man sentenced to 5 years for downtown Roanoke bank robberyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 27, 2016 | Martinsville Bulletin

    ... Broadhurst noted that Cooper's previous criminal history, which included felony drug convictions in Prince Edward County, did not show a pattern of violent crime. The judge noted that Cooper's personal history included tribulation, but said, ...


  9. Business buzz: Sept. 27Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... Ontario represents more than 500 registered growers in the Niagara Peninsula, Lake Erie North Shore and Prince Edward County. Choose among a variety of subscription packages and stay up to date with convenient home delivery and our on the go digital ...


  10. 10 cozy cabins to rent near TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | BlogTO

    ... concept design in the living room and bedroom, so you can go to sleep by the fire. $250 per night. A Prince Edward County Carriage House If your ideal fall getaway doesn't involve seclusion in the woods, but rather trips to wineries, antique hunting ...


  11. Is The Next Round of Judicial Tyranny Coming Sooner Than You Think?...Read the original story

    Sep 22, 2016 | Newsalert

    ... in the first place," say we libertarians. But wait. Faced with a desegregation order in the early '60s, Prince Edward County, Virginia, refused to assess school taxes and instead shut down its public education system. In 1964's Griffin v. County ...


  12. 5 small towns near Toronto to visit this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 5, 2016 | BlogTO

    ... sausages, the surrounding area is also gorgeous to explore in the midst of fall colours. Wellington Prince Edward County pretty much has it all in the fall. From gorgeous scenery to antique markets to winery tastings, the region is a veritable ...


  13. Winemakers predict long harvest and ageable winesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 |

    ... high sugar and high concentration "it looks like the wine made from them will be very age worthy." In Prince Edward County, the word is that the vintage will be much earlier than before. Paul Battilana, winemaker from Casa Dea Estates, says the ...


  14. Cool Craft CidersRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 | Ottawa Life

    ... dry to sweeter flavoured ciders", explains Jenifer Dean co-owner of County Cider Company located in Prince Edward County. And wineries are getting into it too. Lighthall Vineyards in Prince Edward County, along with Tawse Winery, Ravine Vineyard and ...


  15. Millennials fuel growth in LCBO wine salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2016 |

    In the past year alone, the Toronto communications professional has toured and sipped her way through all three of Canada's key wine-producing regions: Niagara, Prince Edward County and the Okanagan Valley. "I'm really picky about wine, but I like to mix it up a little bit," says McGuire, who is in her early 30s.


  16. Rain storm pounds southeastern Ont.,Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2016 |

    ... warnings remained in effect for much of the region for several hours Saturday night. Bloomfield in Prince Edward County saw some of the heaviest rain and wind, with Environment Canada reporting possible funnel cloud sightings in the area. A lot of ...


  17. 10 Ontario cideries to visit near TorontoRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | BlogTO

    ... the County Cider Company - which makes Waupoos - is a great place to stop if you're driving around Prince Edward County. Grab a bite at the on-site restaurant and do some tasting's in the cidery's small shop. Applewood Farm Winery Applewood Farm ...


  18. Why you should visit Prince Edward County for a hipster island breakRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | This Is London

    ... but when the weather perks up in Canada, savvy Ontarians flee from Toronto to get wellied up at Prince Edward County. This tiny island on the edge of Lake Ontario has fast become a place in-the-know for Canadians looking for a chic hideout in the ...


  19. Ontario wineries worry cost of selling their bottles in grocery stores will be prohibitively highRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 |

    Some smaller Ontario wineries, like those in Prince Edward County, are worried the cost of doing business in grocery stores will be prohibitive. Prince Edward-Hastings MPP, Todd Smith, speaks to media and Caroline Granger, owner of Grange Prince Edward Vineyards and Estate Winery in Hillier, Ont., in 2013.


  20. Book Review: Preacher's tale instructs, entertainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 2, 2016 | The London Free Press

    ... Seeing is not, in the hands of spoken word performer and storyteller Janet Kellough, who lives in Prince Edward County and has written four previous novels featuring the detecting efforts of Thaddeus Lewis, a widowed preacher assigned to roam ...