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'Oily sheen' shifts work at City Dock Samples were being submitted...
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries was submitting samples Thursday of an "oily sheen" discovered while working at the City Dock in Fredericksburg.
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City warns of possible scam People are posing as public-works...
People are posing as Fredericksburg public works department employees and offering to check water supplies for contaminants or sewer lines for tree root damage.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
Do not engage with road rage Motorists who trigger road-rage...
Motorists who trigger road rage incidents are impulsive, easily angered, quick to blame others and may even suffer from a psychiatric disorder.
New studio to teach anti-bullying methods A martial arts studio that...
A martial arts studio that also teaches children anti-bullying techniques will hold its grand opening Aug. 9 in Fredericksburg.
Man charged with stealing church's mail City man is accused of...
A man was arrested Wednesday on charges that he was stealing checks out of a church mailbox in Fredericksburg, police said.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
5 harmful chemicals that may be lurking in your makeup
Check the ingredients of your favorite cosmetics We live in a world where makeup is big business.
Fires heavily damage two area homes Two fires ravaged homes in both...
At 11:28 p.m., Stafford County Fire and Rescue units responded to a fire at 215 Sleepy Hollow Trail, a two-story, single family residence of about 3,000-square feet, said Mark Doyle, assistant chief in Stafford.
Margie Ruth Raper, 92, of Fredericksburg passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014, from congestive heart failure, at the home she shared with her daughter and son-in-law for more than 18 years.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Study: Floods more common at Beach Colonial Beach, Lewisetta and...
Colonial Beach, Lewisetta and Gloucester Point are among the sites in the United States flooding more frequently - even during regular high tides - because of climate-related sea-level rise, according to a report from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration.
Bike in place to help fallen Marine's family Fundraiser for family of ...
The Dove Project, a group of volunteer college students, is organizing a fundraiser for the family of Staff Sgt.
Men wanted for questioning in library arson fire
Police released two photos taken outside the Library Services Distribution Center on Olde Greenwich Dr. in Fredericksburg early Friday morning.
Mon Jul 28, 2014
Pratt, Sentara near Deal The region's largest medical practice could...
The region's largest medical practice could soon join forces with one of the state's largest health care systems.
City considers townhouses, homes A 62-unit townhouse development is...
A 62-unit townhouse development is planned in Fredericksburg in conjunction with the commercial area already under way at Cowan Crossing.
Sun Jul 27, 2014
Eateries proposed at Cowan Crossings Developer wants to add two...
The developer of Cowan Crossing is requesting three special-use permits to add two restaurants and a drive-through coffeeshop to the Fredericksburg site.
Sat Jul 26, 2014
Spotsy elementary school gets deputy Courtland Elementary School in...
Courtland Elementary School in Spotsylvania County will be the first primary school in the immediate Fredericksburg area, and among a small number statewide, with its own sheriff's deputy.
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Deal will save Civil War land
The Civil War Trust and the Silver Cos., a Fredericksburg developer, have agreed to save a crucial part of the Chancellorsville battlefield.
Fri Jul 25, 2014
Weather: A dry intro to the weekend Friday and Saturday should remain ...
Yesterday's wild weather over southern portions of the Old Dominion was triggered by the approach and passage of another strong July cold front.
Canadian Repeats as World Champion in Self Caught Flight
Canadian Rob McLeod won the Self Caught Flight World Championship during the recent US Open Overall Flying Disc Championships in Fredericksburg, Virginia.