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A building African-Americans were formerly barred from will now bear the name of one of Virginia’s teenage civil rights activists...
The Cypress String Quartet recently decided to disband after 20 years together. For their final recording project, the ensemble...
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Staff attorneys at the State Corporation Commission have issued a report that concludes running new electric cables under the Rappahannock River is a viable alternative to erecting five steel towers near the Norris Bridge.

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Friday, February 24th

A four-session class where students learn and practice basic Crewel stitches into simple designs typical of the Jacobean era.
The William & Mary Global Film Festival is celebrating its tenth anniversary with four days of films, special guests, and receptions from February 23 to 26.
RAL members will submit original works of art about their concepts of hot and cold. Open Tues-Sat. 10 am -4pm.Free Admission.
The exhibit features work by American Modernists Stuart Davis, Marsden Hartley, John Marin, Charles Sheeler, others. It is on view through April 2, 2017.