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Encounter with a homeless man touches a Virginia Starbucks manager

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Mary is excited for her cousin’s birthday party

Syndicated From: It Beats Working For A Living


An unusual office for today – I do miss covering sports regularly

Syndicated From: It Beats Working For A Living


Many law schools consider criminal history when you’re applying for law school. There may be even be places on the application for you to list criminal convictions and charges. Reckless driving in Virginia is a Class 1 Misdemeanor.  That means that even by simply getting the reckless driving ticket that you are currently facing, you […]

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How I Celebrated Earth Day

Syndicated From: Musings Over a Pint

I recycled. I put copper and lead back in the ground.After work Wednesday, I headed south for the Black Creek IDPA match. I hadn’t been to the weekday event for a couple of seasons, so I was looking forward to shooting it again. Black Creek IDPA sets u…


Blue Mountain Beer Dinner

Syndicated From: Musings Over a Pint

On Tuesday evening we enjoyed a beer and food pairing with Blue Mountain Brewery at Capital Ale House. The beers were not ones that are usually available at the restaurant, and the food dishes were specially created for the event as well.The MenuHors d…


If you’re applying for medical school, or you plan to once you graduate from undergrad, and you’re currently charged with reckless driving in Virginia, we definitely need to talk. Reckless driving in Virginia is a Class 1 misdemeanor, which means that it is a criminal conviction, if you’re found guilty. Simply by getting a reckless […]

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Real Estate agents harass woman

Syndicated From: Fredericksburg Real Estate Blog

I sometimes catch some heat from real estate agents who have been taught, and who steadfastly adhere to the ritual of cold calling people to secure clients.  That is because I choose to operate our business in a completely different manner, and am outspoken about this issue.  I have spent countless hours over the years studying my industry, learning myRead more

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Real Estate agents harass woman

Syndicated From: Fredericksburg Real Estate Blog

I sometimes catch some heat from real estate agents who have been taught, and who steadfastly adhere to the ritual of cold calling people to secure clients.  That is because I choose to operate our business in a completely different manner, and am outspoken about this issue.  I have spent countless hours over the years studying my industry, learning myRead more

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Will You Get Jail for an Interlock Violation?

Syndicated From: Andrew Flusche

Judges treat these very harshly. If you are facing interlock violations, you are likely looking at some period of jail time. How much we’re talking and what we can do to avoid that depends on the court that you’re in and the judge that we have for your ASAP violation. Contact me today to see […]

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Giving Honor to Special Little Heart Warriors

Syndicated From: Fredericksburg Real Estate Blog

Last Thursday I went to take my son Jase for a walk.  About half way through I realized it was time for our dear friend’s 7 ½ month old daughter to be headed into open heart surgery. I stopped the stroller on the side of the road, and right there I kneeled down and prayed with Jase for our sweetRead more

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Events

Blue Mountain Beer Dinner

On Tuesday evening we enjoyed a beer and food pairing with Blue Mountain Brewery at Capital Ale House. The beers were not ones that are usually available at the restaurant, and the food dishes were specially created for the event as well.The MenuHors d…

 

Stealing the Flying Dog Glass

Tuesday evening the Flying Dog RV was spotted outside Capital Ale House. The occasion was a Flying Dog “Steal the Glass” night, featuring four Flying Dog beers served in an attractive etched glass. How could we resist going in?The four beers featu…

 

Isley Beer & Cheese Pairing

Thursday evening Capital Ale House set out a Cheese & Beer pairing featuring Isley Brewing Company. Three Isley Beers were paired up with three cheeses; Tall, Dark and Hopsome Black IPA with Lusk Gouda, Off the Boulevard Irish Red Ale with McClure …

 

Weihenstephan Steal the Glass Night

The beers of Weihenstephan Brewery in Germany were featured for this week’s Steal the Glass event at Capital Ale House. Six different beers were on tap. Fans were able to order any of the six in a tall Weihenstephan glass, or try a flight of small tast…

 

12th Annual Blue & Gray Oktoberfest

Fredericksburg’s original Oktoberfest celebration is happening this Friday and Saturday at Blue & Gray Brewery. This is the twelfth year for this popular event.The event kicks off Friday, September 19 at 5:00PM with the traditional keg-tapping…

 

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Rappahannock Political Forum 09

Local bloggers are coming to the rescue of local politics again this year in the form of the Bloggers Forum 09. Yours truly is one of several panel members participating in this event to showcase those running for Stafford and Spotsylvania VA superrvisor positions. For more info, click the banner to the right of the [...]

 

Local Bloggers Pass 4,000 Posts!

Today marks a milestone of sorts. Actually it’s more of a surprise. I was checking some stats and FBurgNews.com has logged more than 4000 posts from local Fredericksburg, VA area bloggers. Way to go team!
As we grow together, I’m working on changes to the website to group blogs.  You’ll all still end up in the [...]

 

City Taxes Going UP-UP-UP

For those of you that vote in Fredericksburg VA, here’s who you can thank for higher real estate taxes.
Councilwoman Greenlaw made the final motion to raise the rate to $0.705 of every $100. That’s almost 26% percent. It was seconded by Vice-Mayor Devine.
Councilman Kelly put forward an alternative $.68 of every $100. It was seconded [...]

 

A few blog changes

First, a new addition.  http://roadsdivergedwood.blogspot.com/ is a photographic view of Fredericksburg, with a bit of history about those places appearing in the shots.
Death of a blog, that’s what happens when things start getting out of hand when ‘friends’ take posts in a direction not intended.  Of course I’m talking about the Fred Vegas Chronicles.  Fredericksburg’s very own [...]

 

Kindle Mania! Fredericksburg Hits the Big Time

Now get the area’s hottest news delivered direct to your Amazon Kindle!   FburgNews.com tries to bring together a diverse set of blogging content, and it is now available in more formats than ever.
http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B0029U2X8Q
Hopefully they will drop the price to make getting the local inside story more affordable.