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Cuccinelli To Speak At Harrisonburg NDP “Event”

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

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Ken Cuccinelli, Virginia’s controversial attorney general, will deliver the keynote speech at tomorrow evening’s National Day of Prayer (NDP) event at First Presbyterian Church on Court Square. Tom Mitchell reports in today’s Daily News Record that Rev. John Sloop, pastor at First Presbyterian, expects “that the day will focus on praying for the nation and […]

Court Square’s Open Air Preachers

Friday, April 9, 2010

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If you’ve happened through downtown Harrisonburg recently on a Wednesday afternoon, they’re hard to ignore. Their words echo off the walls of the buildings lining Court Square, only intermittently blending behind a passing train, truck, or motorcycle. A man stands on a stone bench in front of the spring house, shouting passages of scripture and […]

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    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.