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25 Years in the Studio exhibit opening at Beverley Street Studio School

“25 Years in the Studio,” an exhibition featuring twenty-one regional artists, marks the 25th anniversary of the Beverley Street Studio School.


Staunton VA clinic will host open house

The Staunton Veterans Affairs Clinic will host an open house event for veterans of all eras from 2-4 p.m. on Wednesday, June 14.

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Grant dollars support vibrant nightlife in Downtown Staunton

The Staunton Downtown Development Association, a Virginia Main Street organization since 1996, was awarded $20,000 Downtown Improvement grant.

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Staunton Police seek information on early morning shooting

The Staunton Police Department is asking the public’s assistance for information related to a shooting that occurred this morning in the 2200 block of Orange Street.

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Staunton hires new library director

Sarah Skrobis has been named the director of library services for the Staunton Public Library and will succeed Ruth Arnold, the current director.

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Staunton among recipients of $95K in Virginia Main Street grants

Governor Terry McAuliffe today announced $95,000 in Virginia Main Street funding for seven projects.

Staunton author featured at June 4 reading

Staunton author Chris Cleary will read from his latest novel, The Vitality of Illusion, sign copies, and discuss his work at Black Swan Books.

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Staunton to receive $10K award for Project Dogwood

Project Dogwood has been named a runner-up by The Garden Club of America (GCA) 2017 Founders Fund Award.

The Wild and Scenic Environmental Film Festival coming to Staunton

Wild Virginia is bringing together a selection of films that tell a story about our planet and our beautiful and precious wildlands.

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Staunton Police seek larceny suspect

The Staunton Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a female involved in a grand larceny from Walmart, 1028 Richmond Ave., on April 6.

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Beverley Street Studio School to debut new exhibit on May 5

Beverley Street Studio School will host Ken Szmagaj’s exhibit, Paintings, from May 5 through June 18.

Staunton native serves in East China Sea aboard USS Bonhomme Richard

Mark Christian, from Staunton, Va., talks on an abandon ship drill aboard the amphibious assault ship USS Bonhomme Richard.

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R.R. Smith Center features Art: A Path to Recovery

Art: A Path to Recovery features artwork by area mental health services consumers at the R. R. Smith Center in Staunton.

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Band Candy Benefit Concert to raise funds for Blackfriars Music

The American Shakespeare Center will end its 2017 Actors’ Renaissance Season with the annual Band Candy Benefit Concert.

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Staunton honored as a Tree City USA

Staunton has earned the city national recognition from the Arbor Day Foundation as a 2016 Tree City USA.

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David Freed: Notes on Virginia exhibit at Beverley Street Studio School

Beverley Street Studio School will host David Freed’s Notes on Virginia exhibit: March 17-April 30.

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Staunton City Council opposes Atlantic Coast Pipeline

Mayor Carolyn Dull submitted a letter on behalf of Staunton City Council last week strongly opposing the Atlantic Coast Pipeline.


Staunton man arrested in drug sting

A Staunton man is behind bars after being arrested Thursday on multiple drug charges following an investigation by federal, state and local law enforcement.


Staunton Police Department offering Citizens Police Academy

The Staunton Police Department is offering its 17th Citizens Police Academy beginning on Tuesday, March 28.

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$300K grant helps Staunton Fire Department

The Staunton Fire & Rescue Department will be using new, life-saving equipment recently purchased with a $300,000 grant from FEMA.

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Staunton completes 2017 real-estate reassessment

Staunton has completed its 2017 general real estate reassessment, which went into effect on January 1.

Staunton Police seek help ID’g Walmart larceny suspect

The Staunton Police Department is requesting the public’s assistance in identifying a male involved in a larceny of a generator from Walmart.


Rally for Democratic Objectives set for Saturday in Staunton

Local Democrats will gather at the Augusta County Courthouse in Staunton on Saturday for a political rally.

Staunton Police seek assault suspect

The Staunton Police Department is asking the public’s assistance in locating Christopher Hale Hodge.

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Staunton welcomes new city planner

Rodney Rhodes has been named senior planner for the City of Staunton, succeeding Sharon Angle, the City’s former director of planning.

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City of Staunton seeking public input on downtown parking

The City of Staunton has commissioned a parking study, which is scheduled to begin this month.

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Shay Herring Clanton exhibit opens at Beverley Street Studio School

In The Field by Shay Herring Clanton will open Friday, January 27, in the Beverley Street Studio School Gallery at 22 West Beverley Street.

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Habitat for Humanity prepping for annual fund-raising gala

The Staunton-Augusta-Waynesboro Habitat for Humanity Home for Homes Ball has raised more than half a million dollars for the non-profit in its first five years.

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Habitat for Humanity gala celebrates sixth year

SAW Habitat for Humanity’s Hope for Homes Gala & Ball committee planners have arranged an an exceptional evening.

Local music entrepreneur succeeds, expands in Shenandoah Valley

Tiller Strings is very involved in the local community, sponsoring live music and art events as well as nurturing the growth of strings education.

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Staunton Public Library to host African-American dance group

The Staunton Public Library will host Culture4MyKids, Inc. for a special family program on Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 6:30pm.

Staunton man in custody in murder investigation in Augusta County

A Staunton man is in custody on first-degree murder charges after a standoff that began late Saturday night off Morris Mill Road.