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Thomas Balch Library to host virtual conversation with local author Ellen Crosby

April 10, 2021

Thomas Balch Library Director Alexandra Gressitt will host a virtual conversation with local author Ellen Crosby on her latest wine county mystery, “The French Paradox” on Wednesday, April 28, beginning…

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Purcellville PD hosts cupcake with a cop April 12

April 10, 2021

The Purcellville Police Department will be hosting Cupcake with a Cop event on Monday, April 12, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. at Sweet Rose Bakeshop located at 201 N. 23rd Street,…

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Heritage High Whodunnit

Heritage High School puts on: Whodunnit

April 4, 2021

By Emma Barnes Extra, extra! Read all about it! Blanche Farthingale’s priceless necklace stolen in mysterious hotel caper. With over ten suspects, who could have committed this heinous crime? Welcome…

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Arbor Day Photo Contest 2021: ‘Trees That Make Me Feel Happy’

April 3, 2021

The annual Loudoun County Arbor Day tree photo contest is underway. The theme of this year’s contest is “Trees That Make Me Feel Happy.” Entries are being accepted through Friday…

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Puddles walking on the farm

Newborn calf rescued in Lincoln. Welcome to the world “Puddles”

March 31, 2021

It’s a story that would send a panic through any mother … as well as great relief. Imagine, this. You are taking a nice country walk with your sister and…

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Wait… A “hotel,” for bees?

March 31, 2021

This article will lift up your spirits; I promise. You know the term “worker bees” … right? Creatures – human and otherwise – who toil away behind the scenes, getting…

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The Remington Mulch team out on a delivery: Caroline Armstrong, center, sister Katie, left; brother Trent, right.

So how – and how much – should you mulch your garden?

March 31, 2021

There’s more to mulch than a bag of wood chips. Just ask Caroline Armstrong, a manager of her family’s Remington Mulch Company, one of the region’s largest manufacturers of mulch.…

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Arbor Day Photo Contest 2021: ‘Trees That Make Me Feel Happy’

March 31, 2021

The annual Loudoun County Arbor Day tree photo contest is underway. The theme of this year’s contest is “Trees That Make Me Feel Happy.” Entries are being accepted through Friday…

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The Wayward Spy Cover

The Wayward Spy– Real time, inspired thriller by local lady

March 28, 2021

By Andrea Gaines Don’t you love the title … The Wayward Spy.  Gives me goosebumps. The Wayward Spy, a new – and first – novel by a Loudoun woman named…

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The cicadas are coming, the cicadas are coming

March 28, 2021

Their little bodies have been maturing in the ground right under your feet for 17 years … almost two decades.This is the cicada, one of the most unusual and strange…

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