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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. […]

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The Rapp for May 4

The August Georges shop had a lovely picnic last Sunday; FOIA training session on May 10; Lions Club celebrated their Charter Night; Sperryville gets an emergency landline public phone; and Tuesday is Give Local Piedmont annual day of giving. […]

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The Rapp for April 26

The OCEAN Celtic Quartet appears this Saturday at the Little Washington Theatre; Fourth Estate Friday at Sperryville Trading Cafe; “Give Local Piedmont” — a day of giving this Tuesday; and RAAC Theatre perform Tom Stoppard’s “Arcadia” next week. […]

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The Rapp for April 6

Rappahannock Democrats’ brunch sets record numbers; Old Dominion Hounds Point-to-Point races are this Saturday at Ben Venue Farm; and this Saturday is the Open Door Tour for the Artisan Trail. […]

Art

The Rapp for March 30

“Photographs of Italy” opens this Saturday at Middle St. Gallery; and the play “Galileo’s Torch,” originally performed at Stonehill Farm, will have a concert performance this evening (March 30) in Washington, D.C. at the Folger Shakespeare Theatre. […]

Agriculture

The Rapp for March 23

The News hosts its monthly Fourth Estate Friday discussion at Sperryville Trading Cafe & Market Friday morning, Kid Pan Alley is featured in Julie Andrew’s new Netflix series and more in this week’s The Rapp. […]

Environment/Conservation

The Rapp for March 9

PEC’s resources for farmland seekers and landowners; the Artisan Trail’s doors are open this Saturday; this Friday at the Library, a former NASA scientist speaks on “How to Age Better and Other Space Stories.” […]

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The Rapp for March 2

Broadband still needs a decent download; The Inn celebrates another five stars; Sperryville Rescue hosts a blood drive Saturday; Rapp at Home links golf with fundraising; and the RCES kids are a-cooking. […]

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The Rapp for Feb. 23

Rapp Biz Link networking event today (Feb. 23) from 5 to 7 p.m. at Headmaster’s Pub; it’s Fourth Estate Friday on Feb. 24 at 9 a.m. at the Country Cafe; a 17th century haiku poem features at Middle Street Gallery. […]

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The Rapp for Feb. 16

RappCats is having a fundraiser at Griffin Tavern Friday evening (Feb. 17) from 7 to 9 p.m.; and last Saturday night former NBC meteorologist and local, Bob Ryan, recorded a wind gust of 58 mph atop Bessie Mountain. […]

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The Rapp for Feb. 9

Friday’s “Fake News ” lecture moves from library to Washington Theatre; Saturday the first stones are laid for mountain people memorial; a young local actress is heading to the UK film competition; and burn restrictions in effect. […]

Business

The Rapp for Jan. 26

It’s Fourth (Estate) Friday this week; the Griffin Tavern hosted a supreme VIP; the MacPhersons fill the room for Planning Commision meeting; and this Saturday is the Benevolent Fund Celebrity Waiter Dinner. […]

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The Rapp for Jan. 19

Middle Street’s “Members and Friends” exhibit rescheduled for next Saturday, Jan. 28, the Library hosts talk by prize-winning journalist and filmmaker, Leslie Cockburn, on “Fake News and False Stories” and local family hopes to rebuild after house fire with crowdfunding. […]

Art

The Rapp for Jan. 12

Celebrate Dr. King’s birthday with a former Miss America on Sunday at Little Washington Theatre. Middle Street Gallery’s first major show of the year is in their new gallery space and RAAC Theatre names new artistic director. […]

Food and Drink

The Rapp for Jan. 5

One of the nation’s leading art curators is speaking about her new book for RAAC’s Second Friday at the Library on Jan. 13; Gray Ghost keeps racking up the wine awards; Benevolent Fund’s Celebrity Waiter Dinner is on the 28th. […]

Awards and Honors

The Rapp for Dec. 22

Need a break after Christmas? There’s at live bluegrass and beer for Boxing Day at Pen Druid. Still need New Year’s plans? First Night in Warrenton features 40 family-friendly live indoor performances in and around their downtown. […]