Tag: the maltese falcon

Videocast | AFP participates in the Big Read

The 2009 Big Read is under way in the Valley. AFP editor Chris Graham took part in the Augusta County Library’s Falcon Out Loud reading of The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammett, reading chapter three of the 1930s detective novel to a dozen observers. Get a full schedule of Big Read events at www.communityfoundationcbr.org. Length: […]


Wednesday, March 4, 2009

– Local News: Missing juvenile sought in Staunton, Wednesday, 2:45 p.m. – Local News: Grant to aid local Meals on Wheels, Wednesday, 2:45 p.m. – Local Events: AFP editor to participate in Big Read event today at Augusta County Library, Wednesday, 9:50 a.m. – Local News: EMU students spend spring break at home doing service […]


Big Read to kick off tomorrow

A murder mystery starring Waynesboro City Councilwoman Lorie Smith, News Leader community conversations editor Cindy Corell and Staunton school superintendent Steve Nichols will help kick off the 2009 Big Read Thursday. The mystery, The Revenge of the Maltese Falcon, also starring Augusta County Board of Supervisors member Nancy Sorrells and Community Foundation of the Central […]


‘River City Radio Hour’ returns with Maltese flavor

The first episode of The Return of the Maltese Falcon highlights the January “River City Radio Hour” Friday night in Downtown Waynesboro. The four-part serial is a celebration of the Augusta County Big Read for 2009, The Maltese Falcon by Dashiell Hammet.