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Kaine, Warner introduce bill to re-authorize Export-Import Bank

U.S. Senators Mark Warner and Tim Kaine introduced bipartisan legislation to reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, which is set to expire on September 30, 2014.

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Kaine makes case for reauthorization of Export-Import Bank

In remarks on the Senate floor today, U.S. Senator Tim Kaine called for reauthorization of the Export-Import Bank of the United States (Ex-Im Bank).

Rockingham County Fairgrounds poultry facilities to be dedicated Aug. 5

The Rockingham County Fair Association will dedicate two new fairgrounds buildings on Tuesday, August 5th. The focus of the facilities will be on poultry.

Blackberry Festival at Skyland Resort

Skyland Resort, located on mile 41.7 and 42.5 on Skyline Drive, is set to celebrate with a daylong event on Saturday July 26, 2014 featuring all things blackberry!

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Culpeper VDOT District Roads Report: July 21-25

The following highway work is scheduled; weather permitting, in the Culpeper VDOT District during the upcoming week.

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TBSC Advisory Council Met July 17

TBSC Members, staff and Advisory Council met this morning for our monthly Advisory Council meeting. The topics included were budgets, current and future happenings at the center and our upcoming fundraiser “Turkey & Tunes”.

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Route 622 in Rockbridge County to close July 21 for culvert replacement

Route 622 (Whiteside Road) in Rockbridge County will be closed to through traffic for about a week beginning Monday, July 21, 2014.

My Clean Kitchen: Fourth of July Recipe Roundup

As we prepare to celebrate the Fourth of July, we are compiling a list of our favorite MCK (My Clean Kitchen) summertime recipes. These are the recipes we’ll be serving tomorrow as we celebrate with friends and family.

Chris Graham: The case for UVA football coach Mike London

Talk about low expectations. UVA fans don’t expect football coach Mike London to make it past the final game of the 2014 regular season, if he even gets that far.


Rockingham County Fairgrounds to renovate and expand poultry facilities

The Rockingham County Fair Association in Harrisonburg is renovating and expanding poultry facilities on the Fairgrounds this spring. The goal is to showcase the historic and economic importance of the poultry industry in the Shenandoah Valley.

Dinner Diva: Non-traditional meals for Christmas leftovers

If you have Christmas dinner leftovers in your refrigerator, I’m going to give you some of my family’s recipes to help use them up in the absolute most delicious ways.

My Clean Kitchen: Tips for a Happy Thanksgiving in the Kitchen

You’ve planned the menu, braved the stores, cleaned the house,…now you’re ready to cook right? Jessica and I have compiled a list of tips for a happier day in the kitchen. This list comes from our own Thanksgiving day cooking experiences as well as some friends, moms and grandmas.

Dinner Diva: Thanksgiving, Paleo Style

Thanksgiving is only a couple of weeks away, so it’s not too early to start thinking about the menu. If you’ve taken our 30 Day Paleo Challenge lately, you might be wondering how you’ll survive this food-focused holiday without your non-Paleo favorites, but have no fear!

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Get the most out of your holiday turkey

Turkey is gobbled up during holiday meals every year, but purchasing the bird and cooking it is still a mystery for some home cooks. Before buying your turkey, determine how many people you are going to feed.

Five bucks for Thanksgiving: Survey

Five bucks on a crappy extra-value meal at McDonald’s, or five bucks for a Thanksgiving feast. Your choice. That’s the word from the Virginia Farm Bureau Federation, which put together an informal price survey of the cost for Virginia families to eat a Thanksgiving meal, and came to $5 a person as the answer.

Smithsonian curator to speak at Bridgewater College

Dr. James Deutsch, curator and editor at the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, will speak on “Magic on the Mall: The Smithsonian Folklife Festival and Cultural Diversity” on Thursday, Oct. 24, at 7:30 p.m. in Cole Hall at Bridgewater College.

Blues headliner Tom Principato to appear at WTA’s Gateway

WTA’s Gateway is stacking up blues headliners from across the USA. In September, it was Will Kimbrough,and in November it will be Tom Principato.