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Crozet Fine Art and Craft Festivals accepting applications from artists, artisans

Calling all metalworkers, wood sculptors, ceramicists, textile transformers, painting geniuses, and wizards of charcoal: Crozet Arts and Crafts Festivals are now accepting applications for our 2016 events.


Crozet Dog Park to mark grand opening on Dec. 12

After two years of planning and fundraising, the new Crozet Dog Park will officially open its gates on Saturday, December 12th following a brief dedication ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m.

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Downtown Crozet streetscape receives recognition from Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance

Phase 2 of the Downtown Crozet Streetscape project has received honorable mention in the Virginia Transportation Construction Alliance’s 2015 Transportation Engineering Awards. This recognition comes nearly a year after the completion of Phase 2 of the Crozet Streetscape project.

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Albemarle County artists, artisans to sell at Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival

The Crozet Arts and Crafts Festival bring artists and artisan exhibitors to the area from throughout the United States (and Canada too!), but Albemarle County is strongly represented as well. Hometown pride is well-founded in this case – our local area is home to many talented and innovative handcrafters in a variety of media.

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Local entertainment lineup at the Crozet Fall Arts and Crafts Festival

The Festival Stage at the 35th annual Crozet Fall Arts and Crafts Festival will be filled all weekend long with talented local musicians and dancers.

Traffic backed up seven miles on Interstate 64 east in Albemarle County

The eastbound Interstate 64 right lane will be closed at mile marker 114 (Ivy) for an unplanned continuation of work to the bridge over Route 637 (Dick Woods Road) in Albemarle County.


Working dogs gather for competitions in Crozet

Working dogs of various breeds and their owner/handlers from across the Mid-Atlantic region will gather in Crozet on the weekend of Sept. 19-20 to compete in a working dog draft test.

Crozet Fall Arts and Crafts Festival participates in American Craft Week

The Crozet Fall Arts and Crafts Festival, along with retailers and art institutions in Albemarle County, across Virginia, and nationwide will celebrate American Craft Week this coming October.

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20th annual Kids Only Trout Fishing Day set for Saturday

The 20th annual Kid’s Fishing Day will be held at Mint Springs Park in Crozet, Virginia on April 25 from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.


In April in Crozet, it’s all about the dogs

Claudius Crozet Park (CCP) will partner with Starr Hill Brewery for a month-long “Pints for Pups” fundraiser as part of Starr Hill’s Cheers for Charity program.

Staunton non-profit website launches a new way to give

“Compound interest is the most powerful force in the universe.” This statement is the hallmark of the newly launched non-profit website and charitable service, Giv2Giv.org.

Marrow: Obama, Dems no better than GOP

   Story by Chris Graham freepress2@ntelos.net See if you can guess who updated their Facebook status this way over the weekend. “A year later is has become abundantly clear that Obama and the dems are no better than bush and his republican sleaze. They are all corporate wh@#es, liars and thieves. The only difference is […]

Republicans sweep local House races

Not much to say about the four contested House of Delegates races in the AFP reader area. The Democrats got pantsed. Jeff Price’s 28.8 percent showing in his 24th District challenge to Republican Ben Cline was actually the best showing of the four, if you can believe that. And Price wasn’t even able to get […]


Ask me what Waynesboro’s biggest problem is, and I’ll tell you this – people here love telling you how nobody here seems to have a clue of what we need to do to move Waynesboro forward, but when push comes to shove on that, folks don’t seem to want to do anything about it other […]