Archive | December, 2007

WMRA’s Civic Soapbox: Search for stories

Wednesday, December 5, 2007


I got this in my email today about WMRA‘s search for community members to tell a story on Civic Soapbox. I think its a great opportunity for us all to tell our stories. Help! Dear WMRA member and listener, I’ve had the pleasure and privilege working on the Civic Soapbox with dozens of listeners for […]

winter officially here

Wednesday, December 5, 2007


Whoever decided December 22 is the first official day of winter never sent the memo to Mother Nature. I’m surprised to see snow sticking to the city streets as much as it is right now. Feel free to post road conditions in the comments.

the rest of the DNR

Tuesday, December 4, 2007


As DNR reporter Kelly Jasper pointed out on her blog this weekend, “only two-thirds or less of all the copy each reporter puts out” ends up on the DNR’s website. There are usually stories I miss because they only showed up in the print edition. This week, I noticed the DNR has added an e-edition […]

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  • Friendly City Grand Opening Set for July 9

    Friendly City Food Co-Op, Harrisonburg’s consumer-owned grocery, invites the community to come see its new destination for natural, organic and locally-produced products at the store’s grand opening 11 a.m.-5 p.m. July 9 at 150 East Wolfe Street.

  • Friendly City Becomes Member of National Cooperative Grocers Association

    HARRISONBURG, VA — Friendly City Food Co-op, slated to open this month in Harrisonburg, Va., has become the newest member of the National Cooperative Grocers Association (NCGA), a business services cooperative serving 120 consumer-owned food co-ops nationwide.

  • Harrisonburg Recognized as a Bike Friendly Community

    May 2: Harrisonburg was honored when the League of American Bicyclists announced the latest round of Bicycle Friendly Community (BFC) designations over the weekend to kick off May as National Bike Month.