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St. Margaret’s School for the Rappahannock River Run/Walk 5k in Tappahannock

Posted on October 16, 2014 at 9:00 am

Richmond County YMCA is this year’s non-profit partner Tappahannock (September 11, 2014) – The 16th Annual Rappahannock River Run/Walk, on Saturday, October 18,  offers runners and walkers a scenic 5k (3.1 mile) course through Historic Downtown Tappahannock. All of the Middle Peninsula/Northern Neck community is invited to St. Margaret’s campus for this dog-, stroller-, and kid-friendly event. The St. Margaret’s Alumnae Association is happy to announce that The Richmond County YMCA will

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  • River Clean-up at Jones Creek Landing in Richmond County

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 12:05 pm

    NNSWCD River Clean-up Sunday • October 19 • 1:00 – 3:00 pm Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District (NNSWCD), in partnership with Friends of the Rappahannock (FOR), is coordinating a fall waterways cleanup event at Jones Creek Landing in Richmond County. This annual event is part of the annual Virginia Waterways Cleanup organized by Clean Virginia Waterways (CVW) of Longwood University and the International Coastal Cleanup, the world’s largest

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  • Warsaw Fest parade returns in spite of rainy weather; state championship winners serve as Grand Marshals

    Posted on October 15, 2014 at 9:00 am

    The Warsaw Fest parade returned in a big way this year with the 2014 state championship-winning Richmond County Little League Senior League and Rappahannock High School Varsity Raiders softball teams serving as the Grand Marshals. Unlike last year when rainy weather won out and canceled the big event, the parade marched on despite Saturday’s dreary conditions.

    Undaunted by the cloudy forecast and intermittent rains, the crowd at the annual Warsaw Fest was upbeat and having fun.  Ponies were giving rides, children were bouncing about in bouncy houses and the cooks at the Rotary Club booth were having a hard time keeping up with the demand for food. By midmorning, hot chocolate had sold out at the festival. Hosted by the Warsaw/Richmond County Chamber of Commerce, Warsaw

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River Clean-up at Jones Creek Landing in Richmond County

Posted on October 15, 2014 at 12:05 pm

NNSWCD River Clean-up Sunday • October 19 • 1:00 – 3:00 pm Northern Neck Soil & Water Conservation District (NNSWCD), in partnership with Friends of the Rappahannock (FOR), is coordinating a fall waterways cleanup event at Jones Creek Landing in Richmond County. This annual event is part of the annual Virginia Waterways Cleanup organized by Clean Virginia Waterways (CVW) of Longwood University and the International Coastal Cleanup, the world’s largest

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  • Essex County Well Water Clinic

    Posted on July 17, 2014 at 9:00 am

    If you have a private water source, such as a well, spring or cistern, YOU are responsible for the safety of your family’s water quality and the maintenance of your supply system! The Essex Unit of Virginia Cooperative Extension is sponsoring a Household Well Water Quality Clinic for Essex County residents to provide them an opportunity to better understand well management and well water safety and to provide testing at

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  • Events: Week of March 12

    Posted on March 12, 2014 at 9:01 am

    Wednesday, March 12 ‘Connection’ support group. GLOUSTER LIBRARY on Main Street.  6-7:30 p.m. Sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness.   Call 804-824-8072. What If…Wednesday, a new program for home-schooled kids held at the Northumberland Public Library. The event is an Alpaca Farm Field Trip. Directions to the event will be emailed to participants. Westmoreland County Museum, in partnership with The Inn at Montross, will be sponsoring the 12th “Art

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