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Public will have access to Lake Pelham near Ole Country Store

Storeland owner Stephen McLean is curious. His storage units off Lovers Lane aren’t that far from the Ole Country Store on Rt. 29 and a new building has him wondering what’s going on over there. So are others particularly those that frequent the popular destination for deli sandwiches and Amish baked goods. […]

Columnists

Epicurean Muse: Try this heat beating beauty of a wine

It’s starting to feel like true summertime in the Old Dominion. With those signature sticky, hot and humid days upon us, it’s the perfect time to pass the lazy, hazy days with new adventures in cold white wine. One thing is certain, white wine sales are up right now and there are many to explore beyond the usual chardonnay, sauvignon blanc and pinot grigio. If vacation is just out of reach or sadly just passed, treat yourself to a mental holiday with a virtual trip to Italy’s central coast and the Le Marche region via a new grape. Just the location sounds refreshing, nestled between the Apennine Mountains and the Adriatic Sea with miles of picturesque coastline dotted with charming fishing villages, and the first glass of wine hasn’t even been poured. […]

Opinion

Lions Clubs could use more members

As everyone knows, the primary mission of Lions Clubs on a national and international basis, is to assist less fortunate citizens in obtaining financial assistance in the procurement of eyeglasses and hearing aids. The town and county of Culpeper is blessed by having three individual Lions Clubs dedicated to addressing these needs. […]