NOVA residents are moving to Winchester and RichmondCheryl E PrestonNewsBreak Contributor
A Virginia high school selected to perform a Harry Potter Broadway playMargaret MinnicksNewsBreak Contributor
Ranson Police Attempting to Identify Two Shoplifting SuspectsNews WaveNewsBreak Contributor
Pop-Tart inventor has passed away but his legacy lives on in a Virginia bakery and a Netflix filmCheryl E PrestonNewsBreak Contributor
19-Year-Old Victim Identified in Ashburn Valentine’s Day ShootingRachel PerkinsNewsBreak Contributor
BCSO arrest an Inwood man after a traffic stop
Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office (BCSO) reports the arrest of an Inwood man after a traffic stop. Inwood resident Derrick Hollins has been arrested after being stopped by Berkeley County Sheriff’s Corporal Shockey. Back up was called and Deputies located 10 bags of suspected cocaine along with a bag...
A Taste of Italy: Winchester's Four Must-Visit Italian Eateries
In this article, we'll be exploring four exquisite Italian restaurants in Winchester. Have you had the chance to dine at any of these establishments? If you have, we'd love to hear about your experiences in the comments section below!
Jefferson County tackles meningitis outbreak in Amish community via vaccines
An update on the recent meningitis outbreak within Jefferson County's Amish community. At the county health board's latest meeting on Tuesday morning, the county medical director reported they had vaccinated 166 out of the 168 in the community against meningitis. The health department reported in December that 10 children became...
On the Market: Historic Loudoun Home Once Owned by Robert Duvall
The Quaker-built manor with an eight-stall courtyard barn on 28 acres is listed for $3.7 million. If you love the smell of countryside in the morning, then this 28-acre estate at Purcellville, previously owned by actor Robert Duvall, might just be for you. Nestled in Hunt Country just outside Philomont,...
Loudoun County to Honor Fallen Firefighter Trevor Brown: Procession Route and Funeral Details Announced
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue (LCFR) and the Sterling Volunteer Fire Company have shared information about the procession and funeral for Firefighter Trevor Brown. His remains will be returned to Loudoun County on February 20, 2024, from the Chief Medical Examiner's Office in Prince William County. The public is invited to pay respects along the procession route, as long as they park legally and stay off the road.
‘He was a great person': Father mourns 19-year-old shot to death in Ashburn
A local father is desperately searching for answers after his 19-year-old son was found shot to death in a Northern Virginia parking lot. Loudoun County sheriff's deputies responded to residents' reports of gunfire at the Ashburn Meadows apartments in the 44400 block of Keller Square off Gloucester Parkway on Valentine’s Day at about 7:30 p.m. after multiple 911 calls.
Experience Purcellville's Sweet Side: Exploring the Top 3 Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Venues
This article presents three of the top Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt spots in Purcellville. Have you had the chance to try these delightful treats? If yes, we invite you to share your experiences in the comments section below.
WCS Logistics to Invest $27M in Frederick County, Virginia
WCS Logistics, a Winchester Cold Storage company, will invest $27 million to expand in Frederick County. The company will build a new 83,000-square-foot cold storage facility with the capacity for over 13,000 pallets to meet increasing demand. Winchester Cold Storage offers a wide range of storage options, including freezer, cooler, controlled atmosphere, tempering, climate control, dry storage, office space, lease, and build to suit. The project will create more than 15 new jobs.
95-Unit NoVA Build-to-Rent Changes Hands
Ari Azarbarzin and Gabe Tovar, leading a Northmarq specialty Build-To-Rent team, have closed the sale of West Wind, a 95-unit build-to-rent community in Stephens City, VA. Northmarq represented the seller, with additional team members including Chris Doerr, Will Harvey, Shack Stanwick, Matt Straughan, Wink Ewing, and Anthony Pino. Northmarq’s Debt + Equity team, consisting of Tom Peloquin, Cabell Thomas, and Rich Choisser, secured acquisition financing for the buyer, a joint venture between RockBridge Investment Group and DSP Real Estate Capital.
More Northern Virginians are moving to Richmond and Winchester
More data is out to solidify the trend of Northern Virginians leaving for smaller metros and rural areas elsewhere in the state, according to a report by UVA's Weldon Cooper Center. The big picture: As people continue to work remotely and DMV housing prices remain high, many locals are relocating...
Winchester Feb 17 Weekly Crime Report
During the last week, Winchester reported a total of 14 crime cases, with a variety of incidents ranging from assault to burglary. The most prevalent crime was 'Suspicious Situation', accounting for 5 cases, followed by 'Assault' with 3 cases. Other crimes such as 'Theft', 'Vandalism', 'Arrest', 'Trespass', 'Burglary', and 'Other' each accounted for 1 case. The data indicates a need for heightened vigilance and preventive measures, particularly against suspicious activities, which constituted over a third of all reported crimes. The figures also suggest an increasing trend in assault cases, which accounted for roughly 21% of the total reported crimes. The variety of crimes reported during the past week underscores the importance of comprehensive community safety measures in the place.
Loudoun County Invites Local Families and Providers to Share Child Care Needs and Challenges
Loudoun County is conducting a survey and focus groups to better understand the child care needs of families and providers. This is part of the county's Child Care Needs Assessment, which aims to address issues related to child care affordability and quality. The survey, open until March 14, 2024, will identify the challenges families and providers face in accessing and offering child care services.
Loudoun Co. teachers honored for bringing history to life in their classrooms
The goal, he said, is to help his students prepare for an upcoming unit. It’s part of an effort to reach the students who are currently interested in Mario, “since the Mario Brothers (are) back.”. He also loves bringing primary sources into the classroom and is a member...
The gas price fluctuate between $3.35 and $3.39 in Berryville as of 2024-02-20. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Tuesday is $3.276, a week ago the price is $3.225 , according to AAA.
WV Charles Town's Most Loveable Dogs Eagerly Awaits Forever Homes Today!
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near charles town.
Two face battery on officer charges
Arrests are accusations, not convictions. Preston Gilbert, 44, Boyce — aggravated resisting with force or violence 3 counts, battery on officer 2 counts, resisting, temporary plate display, $1,100;. Macorria Payne, 21, Alexandria — battery on officer, remaining after forbidden, resisting with force or violence, escape, $3,500 bail.
Joy Berlanga Queen Shenandoah XCVII, designate
Joy Elizabeth Berlanga has been named Queen Shenandoah XCVII, designate. Sharen Gromling, president of the Shenandoah Apple Blossom Festival® takes great pleasure to make this announcement with the generational significance and this being the 100th anniversary of the Festival’s beginning. Joy is the daughter of Tyne Vance Berlanga, Queen Shenandoah in 2001, and the granddaughter of Susan Ford Bales, Queen Shenandoah 1975.
How Our Community Can Help Loudoun County First Responders and Their Families
Loudoun County Fire and Rescue has set up several ways for residents and businesses to support first responders and their families. One way is through financial contributions to The Loudoun First Responders Foundation. This foundation provides immediate financial support to active first responders. Donations can be made specifically for Firefighter Trevor Brown's family by noting 'Brown Family' in the memo line.
PSC issues trash warning in Jefferson, Berkeley counties
BERKELEY COUNTY, WV (LOOTPRESS) – Residents of two Eastern Panhandle counties are warned to be alert to a Maryland garbage collector not certificated in West Virginia. The Public Service Commission of West Virginia issued the alert on Friday concerning B&E Trash of Adamstown, MD. Customers affected are in Jefferson and Berkeley counties. “B&E Trash is not […]
Local Job Opportunities: WVDOT Hiring Bridge Safety Inspectors and Technicians in District 5
The West Virginia Department of Transportation (WVDOT) is hiring for multiple positions in the West Virginia Division of Highways (WVDOH) District 5. This district includes Grant, Hardy, Mineral, Hampshire, Morgan, Berkeley, and Jefferson counties. Positions such as Transportation Bridge Safety Inspector 1, Transportation Engineering Technician Trainee, and Transportation Geographic Information Systems Technician Trainee are open.