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Rappahannock County is fortunate to possess the eye of Gary Anthes, a member of the Middle Street Gallery artists’ co-operative and gallery in Washington, whose fine-art photographs have appeared coast-to-coast in newspapers and magazines to exhibitions and solo shows to breathtaking books.

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Last Friday, Sept. 25, children from Renee Estinola’s Child Care and Learning Center class toured the gardens at the The Inn at Little Washington. My granddaughter was one of those to visit. She had so much fun that when she came home she could not stop talking about the fun she had. She especially loved the llamas. 

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Following the screening, there will be a live discussion with the former Chairman of the Federal Elections Committee (FEC) Trevor Potter, who is a leading expert in campaign finance and president of the Campaign Legal Center.

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Rain likely. Temps nearly steady in the mid 30s. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 90%.


Rain and snow this evening changing to rain late. Low 33F. Winds light and variable. Chance of precip 100%.


Rain showers early with some sunshine later in the day. High 49F. Winds light and variable. Chance of rain 50%.