NEW MARKET -- As the Schultz Theatre and School of Performing Arts prepares to host "The Wizard of Oz," a recent grant has theater volunteers feeling over the rainbow.
Bethany Egan, left, and Ruben Janes, both of The Plains, paint on top of this metal roof at the corner of Massanutten and Washington streets in Strasburg recently. Rich Cooley/Daily
Bugsy Cline, of Front Royal, walks his beagle Ringo down Main Street in Front Royal near their home recently. Rich Cooley/Daily
Strasburg will prohibit parking on part of King Street next week so construction crews can repave the road as part of the downtown streetscape project.
A story in Wednesday's newspaper about a death investigation should have stated that the victim died Saturday.
The Shenandoah Alliance for Shelter recently received a grant to help combat and prevent homelessness. The agency plans to use the $3,500 award from the Shenandoah Community Foundation to launch its Landlord Luncheon Series, according to a news release issued by the Alliance on Tuesday.
A routine traffic stop on July 16 led to charges of possession of marijuana with intent to distribute against the driver and the passenger.
The head of the Northwest Virginia Regional Drug Task Force said Tuesday that the death of a 28-year-old Lebanon Church man on Friday was likely the 19th in the Northern Shenandoah Valley this year attributable to a heroin overdose.
Officials at Dulles International Airport in Dulles recently intercepted a "good luck" primate skull topped with feathers. And a necklace of primate teeth. Also, dead bats and a dead mongoose.