Tag: New York City

My Clean Kitchen: A Foodie Approved Summer Adventure

So, you may have noticed that we have been MIA for a the last week or so. Well, that’s because we were living it up in Connecticut and New York City! Jessica lives up in Connecticut, so I went up to visit for about 5 days. We spent the first few days visiting some amazing places around her place in Connecticut, then went into the city for a 24 hour NYC adventure.


Princeton Review, Money Magazine, Forbes rate UMW among nation’s best

The University of Mary Washington has recently been ranked among the nation’s best colleges by the Princeton Review, Money Magazine and Forbes.


Staunton Augusta Art Center exhibit features work of artist Robert Stuart

The Staunton Augusta Art Center will be hosting an opening reception for artist Robert Stuart and his new body of work, titled Light Coming Through, on Friday, August 15, 5-7pm.


Urban Tree Workshop to be held in Waynesboro

The 19th annual Waynesboro Plant Health Care for Urban Trees Workshop will take place September 12th, and registration for the popular workshop is now open.


Video: TNA Impact Wrestling returns to New York City

TNA Impact Wrestling returns to New York City – and the six-sided ring returns to TNA!


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Petersburg Progress-Index sold to New York City-based firm

New Media Investment Group Inc. (“New Media” or the “Company”, NYSE:NEWM) announced Tuesdaythat it has completed two acquisitions with a total purchase price of $15.3 million that includes the purchase of the Petersburg Progress-Index.


AccuWeather: Tropical system forming off East Coast

AccuWeather reports a disturbance near Florida is forecast to strengthen and drift northward along the East Coast this week, spreading rough surf, gusty winds and drenching downpours.


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Virginia companies exhibiting at Fancy Food Show in New York

The Virginia Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (VDACS) is hosting a Virginia Pavilion at the Summer Fancy Food Show, June 29–July 1, 2014, at the Jacob Javits Convention Center in New York City.


Join AFP in its coverage of the 2014 ACC Baseball Tournament

Your business can be the exclusive sponsor of AugustaFreePress.com coverage of the 2014 ACC Baseball Tournament with a Website takeover package running through Wed., May 28.


Augusta Free Press to cover the 2014 ACC Baseball Tournament

AFP is following the top-ranked UVa. baseball team to the 2014 ACC Baseball Tournament at NewBridge Bank Park in Greensboro, N.C.


ACC has 10 players selected on Day 2 of 2014 NFL Draft

The ACC had 10 players selected on the second day in the second and third rounds of the 2014 National Football League Draft Friday night at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City.


Be the exclusive sponsor of UVa. baseball coverage by AFP

UVa. baseball is ranked #1 in the country, and this weekend in Charlottesville, the ‘Hoos will be hosting their final ACC home series of the 2014 season against rival Georgia Tech at Davenport Field in Charlottesville.


A Night of Magic at WTA’s Gateway

Master Magician Peter Monticup will host an evening of prestidigitation by professional magicians. Illusions, mind-reading, transformations and teleportation will all be performed by an all-star cast. This evening of wonder and amazement is family friendly and will be Saturday, April 12th at 7:30 pm at WTA’s Gateway, 329 West Main in downtown Waynesboro.


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Randy Forbes: Banning the American flag?

In 2010, five students went to school at their public high school in California wearing T-shirts that displayed the American flag. That sentence seems anything but newsworthy. In fact, it seems extremely ordinary in a nation where citizens proudly display our flag on apparel, outside our homes, on our cars, inside our schools, and across our towns.


Sweet 16 Blog: #1 UVa. vs #4 Michigan State

Augusta Free Press is in Madison Square Garden in New York City for the Sweet 16 East Regional semifinal between #1 UVa. (30-6) and #4 Michigan State (28-8). Tipoff is scheduled for 9:57 p.m.


Video Preview: #1 UVa. vs. #4 Michigan State

Chris Graham and Jerry Carter of Augusta Free Press break down the UVa.-Michigan State Sweet 16 matchup in the 2014 NCAA Tournament at Madison Square Garden in New York City.


AFP in MSG: Augusta Free Press follows UVa. to Sweet 16 in Madison Square Garden

#1 East Regional seed UVa. is on its way to the World’s Most Famous Arena, Madison Square Garden in New York City, and Augusta Free Press will be at the mecca of basketball to follow the ‘Hoos in their Sweet 16 matchup with #4 seed Michigan State.


Chris Graham: ‘Hoos going with me to Madison Square Garden?

Taking in a basketball game at Madison Square Garden has always been on my bucket list, but I didn’t want to go unless it meant something. As a UVa. alum, and the author of a book on the history of UVa. basketball, ideally my bucket list trip would involve seeing the guys in orange and blue in some way.


How bad does TNA want to run New York? Try $300,000 for three shows

The Hammerstein Ballroom has hosted big-time WWE and ECW events. Now TNA wants to run shows out of the New York City landmark, and it will be paying a pretty penny to do so.