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  1. Foster Families Needed in Our CommunityRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Leaders with the City of Harrisonburg say there is a big demand for children in need of a foster family. About 100 children enter foster care and members at Family Services say they serve around 275 foster children on a yearly basis.

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  2. Warmer Times AheadRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Betty Propst of Harrisonburg sweeps the walkway to her home after Thursday morning's snow left about an inch on the ground. Thursday's minor event contrasts to last weekend's wallop, when 14 inches fell on parts of the Valley.

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  3. #4 - Snow GoingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Steve Althaver of Dayton cross country skis on the track at Wilbur S. Pence Middle School in the town on Thursday. A winter storm brought about an inch of snow to the Harrisonburg area, enough to cancel schools for the day.

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  4. Appeal In PI's Death DismissedRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    A Harrisonburg lawyer had no obligation to tell a private investigator he hired to serve divorce papers that the recipient might be armed and dangerous, the Virginia Supreme Courta To See This and Every Local Story from The Daily News-Record, Click Here to Become a Subscriber! Login to view the full story

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  5. Winter Wrecks Keeping Auto Shops BusyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... are seeing the impacts of the weather in a good way. On top of its normal custom base, Premier Auto Body in Harrisonburg has seen about five more customers per day with weather related damage. That amounts to nearly a 50 percent increase. Bonnie ...

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  6. Weekend Picks: Feb. 27 - March 1Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... is offering one free wine tasting for every two cans of non perishable goods. This lasts all month. Sunday: Harrisonburg (This event is rescheduled from last Sunday, because of weather) Play for Literacy Scrabble Tournament at Skyline Middle School ...

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  7. Snow Days Changing School SchedulesRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Due to the snow days, some students will have to make up days in the summer, while others won't make up any at all. As of now, Harrisonburg City Schools don't expect to take away spring break or days in the summer, even though bad weather has kept kids out of the classroom for seven days this year.

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  8. Snow Hits Valley AgainRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Betty Propst of Harrisonburg brushes her walkway after snow this morning put a small amount of new accumulation on the ground. James Madison University graduate student Tara Ott, 25, of Apex, N.C., plays with her 22-month-old German Shepherd, Kona, at Purcell Park after a small amount of snow dusted the area this morning.

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  9. Project HOPE Now Providing Donated Medicines to Free Medical Clinics in Mississippi and VirginiaRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | GlobeNewswire

    ... donated Metformin, diabetes medication that you arranged for us, said Foster D. Farone, RPh, Pharmacy Manager, Harrisonburg Rockingham Free Clinic in Harrisonburg, Virginia. "I can't tell you how much this means to us. We now have enough Metformin ...

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  10. Addison Sprruill's 18 points leads UNCW men past JMURead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WTOL-TV Toledo

    ... floor on just 1-of-10 shooting, the Seahawks converted seven of their first 13 field goal attempts to put the Harrisonburg, Va., club on its heels. With the game tied at 3-all, the Seahawks reeled off 16 unanswered points behind Jackson, Gettys and ...

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  11. Harrisonburg Looking to Add More Soccer FieldsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    More soccer fields could be coming to Harrisonburg soon and could become a part of the growing Smithland Fields Park. The Harrisonburg City Council approved an application for a land and water conservation grant.

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  12. Determining the Constitutionality of PanhandlingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Many communities across the Commonwealth are dealing with panhandling; from larger cities like Richmond, to smaller cities like Charlottesville and Harrisonburg. Even Rockingham County enacted an emergency panhandling ordinance.

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  13. Game-playing software holds lessons for neuroscienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Nature

    ... and pretty impressive," says Nathan Sprague, a machine-learning scientist at James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. DeepMind, which is based in London, says that the brain-inspired system could also provide insights into human ...

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  14. Passed Bill Would Help Restaurant and Bars OwnersRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... to hold a state liquor license. Barbara Pedeville, the general manager at Billy Jack's Wing & Draft Shack in Harrisonburg, said if Governor McAuliffe signs the bill, it will prevent restaurants from shutting down because as it stand right now, the ...

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  15. #3 - Bottoms UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Daily News-Record

    Tyler Howell of Richmond, a junior at James Madison University, browses the selection of airplane bottles at the new retail location of the Virginia Department of Alcoholic Beverage Control on Port Republic Road in Harrisonburg. Located in the former home of Vito's Italian Kitchen, the store opened for business on Tuesday and is the third in Harrisonburg.

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  16. 1,600 Without Power in Rockingham CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 24 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    ... kingham County are without power due to a power line that is down. Leaders say crews are near the substation in Harrisonburg. They hope to have power restored to customers sometime this morning.

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  17. HDR - SSalutes EntrepreneursRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Daily News-Record

    Eddie Bumbaugh, executive director of Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance, gives the group's annual report at a soiree Monday. Attendees of Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance's annual celebration and reception mingle at Clementine Cafe on Monday.

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  18. City To Hold Hearing On Proposed FeeRead the original story

    Monday Feb 23 | The Daily News-Record

    Residents of Harrisonburg are invited to air their views on a proposed stormwater fee, tall grass and waste during public hearings at today's City Council meeting.

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  19. #3 - Get Movin'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Daily News-Record

    The Center, a yoga studio located at the Ice House in downtown Harrisonburg, offers Yoga for Kids classes for children ages 6-10. The American Alliance of Health, Physical Education and Recreation, recommends children get a minimum of 30 minutes of exercise daily.

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  20. Change of Venue Request in Dry River Store Murder Trial DeniedRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    A Rockingham County judge denied a request Monday to move the Dry River Store murder case out of Rockingham County after claims by the defense that the county was "racially charged." Javon Lamont Arrington was arrested in Richmond on March 28, 2014 on six felony counts, including capital murder in the shooting death of Eun Sim Kim, 51, of Harrisonburg.

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