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Neighborhood News:  Greene and Madison Counties

Craft Beer Industry Helps Grow Virginia’s Tourism Economy


Virginia's state tourism development plan identified craft breweries and distilleries as an expanding culinary tourism attraction opportunity statewide. More>>

VA-Area Artifacts vie for 'Endangered' Designation


Some of the area's most unique relics are vying for the title of Virginia's Top 10 Endangered Artifacts. More>>

VA’s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday Returns Friday


It’s time to make your shopping list because Virginia’s popular sales tax holiday for clothing, footwear, and school and office supplies begins Friday. More>>

DMV's Mobile Service Centers Traveling Across VA


The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles' mobile service centers are travelling across the state to better help customers. More>>

'Stream Sweepers' Clean Up Robinson River in Madison Video included


Students working for a central Virginia environmental organization were on the Robinson River in Madison County Friday, combing the water and shoreline for trash. More>>

Shenandoah National Park Tourism Creates Millions in Economic Benefits


A new NPS report shows that 1.14M visitors to Shenandoah National Park in 2013 spent $72.4M in communities near the park. More>>

Rt. 647 Bridge in Stanardsville to Close July 28, Aug. 4


VDOT continues its work on the Route 647 bridge in Greene County, with two closures planned in the coming weeks. More>>

Children’s Well-Being Up in VA, Poverty Remains an Issue Video included

Updated: Jul 23, 2014 05:17 PM

The well-being of Virginia's children ranks among the top in the nation, but poverty threatens to undermine that progress. More>>

Man Facing Charges after Dogs Allegedly Attacked Criglersville Teen


Martin Martino, the man police say owns six dogs that allegedly mauled a teenager in Madison, is facing six felony charges. More>>

Crews Hard at Work on 1st Phase on Madison HS Renovation Video included


Construction crews are currently fixing problems that date back decades deep inside Madison County High School. More>>

VA Lottery Warns Consumers of Lottery Scams


The Virginia Lottery is launching a campaign to warn people about fake lottery scams. More>>

Sheriff: Six Dogs Attack Madison County Teen Video included


A 16-year-old girl in Madison County is looking at a long road to recovery after the sheriff says a pack of dogs attacked her while she was swimming. More>>

Bridge Work, Closures Upcoming on Rt. 647 in Greene


VDOT is preparing to begin a bridge rehabilitation project on Route 647 in Greene County. More>>

Rt. 670 in Madison to Close July 28 for Bridge Work


On July 28 VDOT will close Route 670 in Madison County for a bridge replacement project. More>>

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