VRE to suspend fares for September

VRE to suspend fares for September

Jul 20, 2022by Bill Freehling in All Articles

Virginia Railway Express (VRE) passengers will ride free during September and between certain stations in Northern Virginia and the District of Columbia during October.

Explore Fredericksburg’s Itty Bitty City scavenger hunt

Explore Fredericksburg’s Itty Bitty City scavenger hunt

The 18th-annual Itty Bitty City scavenger hunt has just started in FXBG. Here is a firsthand account.

Summer 2022 Restaurant Week starts July 29

Summer 2022 Restaurant Week starts July 29

From July 29th-August 7th, Fredericksburg will hold its Summer 2022 Restaurant Week. More than 30 restaurants are participating this year, including some newcomers

Cork & Table hosts Regional Food Bank Dinner

Cork & Table hosts Regional Food Bank Dinner

Jul 15, 2022by Bill Freehling in All Articles

Downtown Fredericksburg restaurant Cork & Table on Thursday hosted a dinner to raise awareness about the Fredericksburg Regional Food Bank.

Diverse City – HAT Gallery & Lounge

Diverse City – HAT Gallery & Lounge

This Diverse City feature HAT Gallery & Lounge on Princess Anne St.

UMW, Germanna partner on fast-track business major

UMW, Germanna partner on fast-track business major

Jul 13, 2022by Bill Freehling in All Articles

The University of Mary Washington and Germanna Community College signed an agreement Monday that creates a fast track to earning college business degrees in the Fredericksburg region.

Itty Bitty City contest now under way

Itty Bitty City contest now under way

Jul 13, 2022by Bill Freehling in All Articles

The annual Itty Bitty City scavenger hunt in downtown Fredericksburg is now under way.

City, Washington Heritage Museums discussing partnership

City, Washington Heritage Museums discussing partnership

Jul 12, 2022by Bill Freehling in All Articles

The City of Fredericksburg and Washington Heritage Museums are discussing a potential partnership regarding the Mary Washington Lodge and Monument property at 1500 Washington Avenue. 

FXBG gets $1.2M grant for Riverfront Park stage, bathrooms

FXBG gets $1.2M grant for Riverfront Park stage, bathrooms

Jul 12, 2022by Bill Freehling in All Articles

The City of Fredericksburg has received a $1.2 million federal grant to help construct a performance stage and restrooms at the recently opened Riverfront Park downtown.

Gaye Adegbalola featured in Living Blues magazine

Gaye Adegbalola featured in Living Blues magazine

Jul 12, 2022by Bill Freehling in Tourism

Fredericksburg music legend Gaye Adegbalola is on the cover of the July issue of Living Blues magazine.