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Feb 27, 2013
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Planners endorse 59-home project
The landowners of a proposed 59-home subdivision off Chancellor Road have agreed to pay for road improvements valued at nearly $1 million if the development is approved.
City extends free parking time for holidays
Fredericksburg is rolling out the welcome mat for downtown Christmas shoppers by doubling the time for free on-street parking.
Proposals aim to broaden mural's diversity
Spotsylvania County has received two proposals that would add diversity to a mural depicting the area’s history.
Readers rev up for express lanes
As we get closer to the opening of the Interstate 95 express lanes, we’ll be giving you more information to help with the transition.
Battlefields get preservation grants
Nearly 12 acres on two Civil War battlefields in the Fredericksburg region received federal funds to help protect the land from development.
Civil War Trust proclaims 40,000 acres preserved
The Civil War Trust announced today that it has preserved 40,000 battlefield acres, pushed across that mark by its acquisition of nearly the whole North Anna battlefield in Louisa and Hanover counties.
Converted garage burns in Stafford
A Stafford County home was damaged by fire Saturday evening.
EATS: Get sweet on Eileen's
THEATER REVIEW: Discover the heart of 'R&J'
Boarding school students discover a banned book of "Romeo and Juliet" in this bold theater production.
CALENDAR: Feb. 21-28
KIDSTUFF: Feb. 21-28
ART EXHIBITS: Feb. 21-28
YOUNG LIFE: Set sail for a pirate party
Movie Reviews: "Quartet," "Beautiful Creatures," "Safe Haven," "A Good Day To Die Hard," "Escape From Planet Earth"
THEATER REVIEW: The big sound of Fats Waller
The heart of Harlem is right at Riverside.