“Fredericksburg Sketches: New Works by Casey Alan Shaw,” opens Tuesday, Nov. 4, and runs through Sunday, Nov. 30, 2014, at Art First Gallery in Fredericksburg.
Kathy Harrigan is the new executive director of Friends of the Rappahannock. Photo by Karen Richardson.
By Susan Larson
Kathleen (Kathy) Harrigan wants everyone in Fredericksburg to value the treasure of the Rappahannock River. “Id like locals to enjoy the river and to see more of it that just through a car window over a bridge crossing,” said the new executive director of Friends of the Rappahannock (FOR). “I want people to get in a boat or on the shore and really appreciate the beautiful resource we have.”
Rob Grogan’s wife Virginia and daughter Lexi announced a celebration of Rob’s life to be held Sunday, March 16, at 4 p.m.
Grogan, editor of Front Porch Fredericksburg magazine, had been battling the rare carcinoid cancer. He died Sunday, Feb. 23, at age 61.
From the Front Porch Magazine Facebook post:
A “Celebration of Life” in honor of Rob Grogan will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, March 16, at the Inn at the Old Silk Mill, 1707 Princess Anne St.
Grogan, editor of Front Porch Fredericksburg magazine, died Sunday, Feb. 23, at age 61. He had been battling carcinoid cancer.
Bill and Tracy Blevins founded Plants Map, a mobile friendly website that allows individuals and organizations to create a webpage for each of their plants.