Washington Column

Washington column for June 21

“Patrick O’Connell and the inn put together a soiree that only occurs every 40 years at his Mount Vernon anniversary celebration this past Saturday. The food was superb, the wine flowed freely, and the fireworks took flight across the Potomac! We didn’t want to leave” […]

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The Rapp for June 21

Local realtor Woodard nominated; killer Hogweed leads to hysteria; former planning commission member gives keynote address as State Trooper superintendent; Castleton has a bumper lineup including acts from Holland; Madagascar and Central Australian Aboriginal Women’s Choir […]

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The Rapp for June 14

A reminder that Copperheads most often appear at sunset and just after dark, particularly after it’s rained; beware of funny money from Culpeper; Colleen O’Bryant of Wild Roots Apothecary figuring prominently in a New York Times article; and Park waives fees for Park Neighbor Day this Saturday. […]

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The Rapp for June 7

RIP Evelyn M. Kerr, chairman of the Rappahannock County Republican Committee; Saint Peter’s welcomes new pastor; it’s Second Saturday for the Artisan Trail and DuCard Vineyards are holding a seated tasting experience. […]

Washington Column

Washington column for May 31

Child Care Learning Center will hold its 5th Annual Garden Party at Mount Prospect in Little Washington on Saturday, June 16; and Mountain View Marketing, based here in Washington, has been voted the Best of the Best Advertising Agency of Culpeper by the readers of the Culpeper Times for the past four years. […]

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The Rapp for May 31

Board of supervisors receive criticism over telephone outages from inclement weather; RAAC Theatre are casting rabbits; and two-time Grammy Winner Laurence Juber returns to the Little Washington Theatre for a rare performance this Saturday. […]