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The Rapp for Sept. 7

Saturday’s Taste of Rappahannock is sold out, but there’s a waiting list; Reynold’s Memorial Baptist Church hosts Patriot Dinner on Sept. 11, thanking emergency responders; and it’s Wilderness Weekend at Shenandoah National Park. […]

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The Rapp for August 10

The stars (moon, sun and celluloid) are all aligning in the county this month; Shenandoah Park readies for the long-awaited 2017 solar eclipse; “Virginia Is For Film Lovers” features Mary’s Rock Tunnel; and an acclaimed landscape photographer hosts a public program this Saturday. […]

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The Rapp for August 3

Local furniture maker Peter Kramer received national recognition as a winner of the 2017 American Craft Week’s “Second Acts;” and local bestselling author, Marianne Clyde, has just published a groundbreaking new book, “Zentivity.” […]

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The Rapp for July 20

Virginia spirits are climbing high, record numbers in wine production, craft brewing; and RAAC Community Theatre is seeking Orwellian pigs and Albion dragons for fall and holiday productions. […]

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The Rapp for July 13

Jim Reston’s “Galileo’s Torch”, which inaugurated John Henry’s amphitheater in June 2014, is returning to Rappahannock County as the featured event of the Castleton Festival with three weekend performances, Friday through Sunday, July 28, 29, and 30. […]

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The Rapp for July 6

Middle Street’s beeswax-inspired exhibit develops a buzz; WCDS’s students dig deep on a summer program; Broadband committee meet Monday; and it’s a big Second Saturday for the Artisan Trail. […]

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The Rapp for June 29

The fourth annual Give Local Piedmont campaign raised $211,032 for 33 local nonprofits; Rapp News hosts Fourth Estate Friday at the Country Cafe; artist Kevin Adams has returns from his painting residence at Shenandoah. […]

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The Rapp for June 22

Details on Sperryville VFD’s annual 4th of July Celebration; CLCC’s Peter Pan Garden Party; RappCats mosaic workshop; and The Nethers Hot Club music video audition, in this week’s Rapp. […]

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The Rapp for June 1

Summer in full swing with an “Old Fashioned” concert with “The President’s Own” U.S. Marine Band at Avon Hall, July 1; Sperryville businesses hosting Hemp History Week event on June 11; and Artisan Trail’s “Second Saturday” on the June 10. […]

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The Rapp for May 25

Fourth Estate Friday at Country Cafe; “Republic For Which We Stand” premieres Sunday at Stone Hill Amphitheater; RCHS seniors raising funds to improve county park; and Food Pantry gets a special delivery. […]

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The Rapp for May 18

Saturday: dedication day for displaced mountain people memorial; Relay for Life Bus Pull at the elementary school; “Kids to Parks Day” at Shenandoah. Sunday: Italian pianist Rimoldi at Castleton and a free Mozart performance at at Little Washington Theatre. […]

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The Rapp for May 11

Hero emerges from torrential rain and rescues woman and dog from sinking car; former B&B proprietors purchase site for new restaurant; and the county’s Artisan Trail ‘Second Saturday’ tour is this weekend. […]