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Sperryville column for June 30

Before & After expands its beverage choices and hours and Alice Anderson's friends throw her a surprise birthday party, in this week's Sperryville column.
Sperryville column for June 23

The Hair Gallery goes west Kim Nelson of Amissville is a noted local equestrian, having studied at Morven Park International Equestrian Institute. She orchestrates popular county trail rides and provides not only horse training but riding lessons as well. Behind…
Sperryville column for June 2

Next Tuesday (June 7) at 6:30 p.m., a meeting of historical importance will be held in Sperryville, a meeting of the Rappahannock Steering Committee of the Blue Ridge Heritage Project.
Sperryville column for May 26

A visit with Castleton's Nina May, a force of nature whose latest project is a film series entitled “Daily Bread," currently in production and to be shot entirely in Rappahannock County.
Sperryville column for May 12

We’ve happily, over the years, followed the adventures of one of Rappahannock’s equestrian superstars, young Katie Sharp, daughter of Bill and Marion Sharp . . .
Sperryville column for April 21

New happenings at Before & After espresso bar Before & After, the magical espresso bar at 31 Main Street, owned by Kerry Sutten and run by Jess Sutten, his beautiful niece, is now offering delectable delights such as quiche, muffins, scones, lunch…
D.A.R.: Embracing service and history

As one of the most inclusive genealogical societies in the country, D.A.R boasts 180,000 members in 3,000 chapters across the United States and internationally. Any woman 18 years or older, regardless of race, religion, or ethnic background, who can prove…
Valentine’s in Sperryville — and beyond

While the Greek Isle of Santorini conjures up romantic visions of white washed island architecture surrounded by the spectacular, soft aquamarine blue of the Aegean, Virginia is a destination for lovers, too.
Sperryville column for Jan. 7

Nina and Colby May, in conjunction with the Castleton Festival, recently hosted a Christmas party celebrated in the Opera House. Plus, a new book featuring the work of photographer/farmer Molly Peterson, and a new movie by John Hallberg.
Sperryville column for Dec. 17

‘Wonderland’ in Sperryville Maggie Rogers of Central Coffee Roasters always has something unique to offer her patrons, so it is no surprise that she’s hosting a celebration the 150th anniversary of “Alice in Wonderland” Dec. 19-20, along with an end-of-year…
Sperryville column for Dec. 3

A kind and generous place Kristin Davis of Charlottesville wrote last week to thank some special folks in Sperryville who helped her out during a recent visit to our tiny hamlet: Thanks for the kindness of strangers I want to…