Court Square: Hit Movies, Rockin’ 80s and New York class Comedy

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Your spring holds some real entertainment with upcoming award winning moview, Rockin’ from the 80′s, a benefit concert and extreme comedy straight from the New York stand-up scene! Get out there and have fun! Your local community theater, Court Square Theater is the place to be this summer …

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May 22, 2015

ACLU of Virginia Condemns Vote to Continue Policing for Profit

Virginia ACLU

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Virginia today condemned the Senate for failing to adopt Governor McAuliffe’s amendment to SB 721 that would have ensured that a person’s property could not be forfeited to the government without a criminal conviction. (more…)

April 20, 2015

Rocktown Beer & Music Festival

Rocktown Beer Fest

MARK YOUR CALENDAR : April 25, 2015 – TICKETS ON SALE NOW

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April 18, 2015

The Duhks coming to Court Square Theater on May 2nd

The Duhks

One of the most musically adventurous bands to come from the roots scene in the past decade, The Duhks return to the stage is definitely a cause for celebration. Hailed by The New York Times as one of the artists at the forefront of the neo-folk movement, The Duhks (pronounced Ducks) have won admirers as diverse as David Crosby, Dolly Parton and Doc Watson. The Duhks released their long-awaited new studio album Beyond the Blue on June 24, 2014 through Compass Records.

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April 14, 2015

The Seldom Scene, Seen in town April 18

April 5, 2015

ACLU of Virginia Warns Legislators: Governor’s Amendments Would Take Away the Privacy of Virginians

Virginia ACLU

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Virginia has sent emails to all members of the General Assembly last Friday and today urging them to reject Governor McAuliffe’s amendments to bi-partisan privacy legislation that passed during the 2015 General Assembly Session almost unanimously. (more…)

April 4, 2015

Stephen Bennett next up in the Music Series at Harrisonburg’s Court Square Theater

Stephen Bennett

Whether playing his great-grandfather’s harp guitar, his 1930 National Steel or a standard 6-string, Stephen Bennett is a musician to hear. His playing has won awards and critical praise. In live performance and on record, his diverse musical influences and interests are joined with a lifelong love affair with the sound of guitar strings. (more…)

April 2, 2015

Rockingham County: Turkey Capital of the World (This is the rest of the story)

This was posted on Facebook in honor of National Poultry Day, which was March 19th. So many people wanted to view the whole story, we decided to host the article here. Enjoy!

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March 20, 2015

ACLU of Virginia Applauds Governor’s Decision to “Ban the Box”

The American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) of Virginia today applauded the Governor’s action on “ban the box” that will help lead the way to greater opportunities for former offenders seeking to reenter the workforce. The Governor’s Executive Order No. 41 prohibits asking about criminal history on state applications, ties any inquiry about past criminal histories to the requirements of individual jobs, and makes sure that criminal background checks are only done by state agencies after a person has been found eligible for a job and is being considered for employment. (more…)

March 19, 2015

Art, music, theater, entertainment

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Bundle up, bring a friend, grab some popcorn and enjoy some of the best live entertainment you’ll see in and around the Valley! Your local community theater, Court Square Theater is the place to be this winter … (more…)

February 25, 2015