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  1. Sold On The ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Jenny Burden , of Harrisonburg, who is taking over as the new executive director at Arts Council of the Valley, talks with Valerie Smith of Larkin Arts while judging an upcoming art show on Tuesday at the gallery on Court Square. HARRISONBURG - A real estate agent can serve as an area's unofficial promoter, selling would-be homebuyers not only on a fenced-in yard but a community with opportunities that run wild.

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  2. City, County Communities On The - SRiseRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    While surrounding counties experienced nominal population growth or significant loss in 2014, the number of people living in Rockingham County and Harrisonburg grew by about 1a 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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  3. Winter WeatherizedRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Collin Vento, service manager at Shenandoah Bicycle Co. in Harrisonburg, works on a customer's bike brought into the downtown store for a winter overhaul.

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  4. A Cultural ExchangeRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Randy Combs, director of instruction and special programs for First Tee of Harrisonburg, shows Gabriela Gonzalez proper technique Tuesday at Heritage Oaks Golf Course, where the First Tee program is based. Gabriela, 16, is one of 16 Costa Rican high school students visiting Harrisonburg as part of an exchange program between HHS and a school in the Central American country.

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  5. Report Shows H'burg, RockCo GrowingRead the original story

    18 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    While surrounding counties experienced nominal population growth or significant loss in 2014, the number of people living in Rockingham County and Harrisonburg grew by about 1 percent. According to population estimates released Tuesday by the Weldon Cooper Center for Public Service demographics research group, Rockingham County added 851 residents between July 1, 2013, and July 1, 2014.

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  6. Fitz Pleads To Gun Possession ChargeRead the original story

    20 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    Convicted murderer Delano Fitz pleaded guilty Tuesday afternoon in Rockingham County Circuit Court to possession of a firearm by a felon in relation to the 2013 shooting death of Traman Turner in Harrisonburg. Fitz, 29, now faces up to another five years in prison on top of the 43 years a jury recommended he serve earlier this month for second-degree murder and use of a firearm in commission of murder.

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  7. Report Shows Virginia Population Up SlightlyRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Daily News-Record

    ... people, for a growth rate of 4.1 percent, the report states. Since 2010, the estimated population for the Harrisonburg metro area, which combines the city and Rockingham County, has gone from 125,228 to 131,565 people for a 5.1 percent growth rate. ...

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  8. Popeyes Celebrates Grand OpeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | WHSV-TV Harrisonburg

    Harrisonburg mayor Chris Jones, city leaders and the owners of Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen took part in a ribbon cutting ceremony on Tuesday morning.

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  9. Sketch: Double or Nothing - One man gambles his life's earnings...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Bike Magazine

    ... 'Godfather of Mountain Biking.' Tucked away in George Washington National Forest, about 20 miles from Harrisonburg, Virginia, the Stokesville Campground sits on the edge of some 500 miles of singletrack. "The singletrack we have here is dreamy," ...

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  10. Snapshot Of The DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    A snowflake is seen on a car window on Monday in Harrisonburg. A massive storm moving into the Northeast brushed the city on Monday, leaving behind a light layer of snow.

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  11. #2 - Business Journal: The - New Normal'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    Matthew Beahm, Farmers & Merchants Bank commercial relations manager, talks at the Harrisonburg branch off Cross Keys Road with Mount Crawford resident Cassey Cook about a home loan on Jan. 23. Matthew Beahm, commercial relations manager at Farmers & Merchants Bank, discusses a loan with Mount Crawford resident Cassey Cook. F&M Bank officials say that lending changes made since 2008 has allowed the bank to reach a point where it loaned slightly more money last year than six years ago.

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  12. Area Snow UneventfulRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    Wesley Swartz, 5, son of Rose and Jon Swartz, makes a snowman while playing outside with his siblings as the snow continues to fall in Harrisonburg on Monday. Rachel Friesen, an employee at Christian Light Publications bookstore, shovels snow in the parking lot of the Harrisonburg store on Monday.

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  13. #3 - Cool RunningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Daily News-Record

    A group of runners prepares for a nighttime winter run, leaving Jan. 20 from The Runner's Corner shop in Harrisonburg. The Runner's Corner owner Craig Lowry says that while 20-25 people come out for Tuesday runs during summer, generally 15-20 show in the winter.

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  14. Winning Powerball ticket purchased in WoodstockRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Northern Virginia Daily

    ... presenting the ticket at a Virginia lottery office. The nearest office is located at 1790-26 E. Market St. in Harrisonburg. On Feb. 7, 2015, there will be a public town hall meeting to discuss a possible private coyote lottery for The Volunteer Farm ...

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  15. $1M Lottery Ticket Remains UnclaimedRead the original story

    Monday | The Daily News-Record

    ... to sign the back of the ticket before bringing it to the Virginia Lottery office at 1790 E. Market St. in Harrisonburg. "It establishes you as the owner of the ticket," he said. "If it falls out of your pocket or misplace it, somebody else could ...

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  16. UD's Kory Holden named CAA men's basketball rookie of the week for third timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | UDaily

    ... ts per game. Holden and the Blue Hens return to action on Wednesday with a 7 p.m. game against James Madison in Harrisonburg, Va.

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  17. VDOT: Drivers Be Wary Of Changing ConditionsRead the original story

    Monday | The Daily News-Record

    ... to be alert for changing conditions. According to a statement from VDOT's Staunton District, which includes Harrisonburg, crews will continue working 12-hour shifts, plowing and treating roads as needed for the duration of the winter storm. , VDOT ...

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  18. Snow Expected For Area, But Not MuchRead the original story

    Sunday | The Daily News-Record

    Old Man Winter has mostly been in hibernation in the Shenandoah Valley this season, and today's expected precipitation in Harrisonburg and Rockingham County should continue thea 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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  19. EMHS Beats StreaksRead the original story

    Sunday | The Daily News-Record

    HARRISONBURG Sophomore guard Lukas Petersheim led all scorers with 16 points as Eastern Mennonite High School defeated Harrisonburg 51-41 in a cross-city boys' basketball game Saturday ata 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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  20. Bill Yates doing well after treatmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 25 | The Bluegrass Blog

    ... be released from the hospital soon. The band is planning on performing in his absence at a show January 31 in Harrisonburg, VA. Banjoist Rick Briggs says that they all agreed that the show should continue as scheduled. "We're scheduled to work the ...

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