Back-to-school tax-free weekend begins Friday
During this 3-day period, purchases of certain school supplies, clothing and footwear will be exempt from Virginia sales tax. To receive the exemption, each school-supply item must be priced at $20 or less, and each eligible article of clothing and footwear must be priced at $100 or less.
08.03.2011Riverside to host free Coaches Conference
Riverside’s Sports Medicine Program will host the 2nd Annual Sports Medicine Coaches & Athletic Trainers Conference from 2-5 p.m. on Sunday, August 14, at Riverside Walter Reed Hospital at 7519 Hospital Drive in Gloucester.
08.03.2011RCC-RILL teacher invited to prestigious conference
Gail Kenna, who is often featured as an instructor of writing and literature courses for the Rappahannock Community College Educational Foundation’s Rappahannock Institute for Lifelong Learning (RILL), recently returned from the Iowa Writing Festival to find that she had received an invitation to attend the Bread Loaf Writers’ Conference.
08.03.2011YMCA Bright Beginnings program seeks donations
Fulfilling every child’s dream of having all of the right gear and tools for a successful school year, the Bright Beginnings program provides the basics of back-to-school preparedness for families that simply cannot afford the expense.