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Virginia ranks ninth nationwide for local food sales

- Virginia ranks ninth nationally for direct farm sales, according to a USDA National Agricultural Statistics Service study on local food marketing practices.

Compass Shakespeare Ensemble to perform A Midsummer Night’s Dream

- Compass Shakespeare Ensemble will present a production of A Midsummer Night's Dream.

Signature Speaker Series features JMU archaeologist

- Dr. Carol Nash, a professor and archaeologist at JMU, will speak at the Wayne Theatre on Tuesday, Feb. 28.
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Solas brings Irish-American music to Court Square Theater

- The Court Square Theater Music Series continues on Friday, February 24th with a concert by Irish-American group, Solas.

The Young Irelanders bring Irish music, culture to Wayne Theatre

- Traditional Irish music, song and dance comes to the Wayne Theatre on Friday, Feb. 17, with The Young Irelanders.

Bridgewater College to present Interfaith Film Festival Feb. 15-16

- Bridgewater College will present an interfaith film festival Feb. 15 and 16. Both films will be shown at 7 p.m. in the Boitnott Room.

Virginia Tourism announces Valentine’s Day Instagram sweepstakes

- The Virginia Tourism Corporation announces a Valentine’s Day Instagram sweepstakes beginning Friday, Feb. 10 through Sunday, Feb. 19.

Paint Staunton Quick Draw Art Competition, Wet Paint Sale set for April 29

- The second annual Paint Staunton Quick Draw Art Competition and Wet Paint Sale promises fun for professional artists, amateur artists, budding young artists and collectors of original art.

Harrisonburg’s inaugural Restaurant Week serves up local flavor

- The City of Harrisonburg is home to a unique blend of locally-owned restaurants, craft breweries, grocers, bakeries and cafes.
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Solas brings Irish-American music to Court Square Theater

- The Court Square Theater Music Series continues on Friday, February 24th with a concert by Irish-American group, Solas.
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Virginia State Parks stimulate $224 million in visitor spending in 2016

- Virginia State Parks helped stimulate more than $224 million in visitor spending in 2016.

Shenandoah Valley Art Center features Governor’s School students

- The Shenandoah Valley Art Center is exhibiting the artwork of the Visual Arts students from the Shenandoah Valley Governor’s School.