Fredericksburg City Beat

This blog includes news about City Hall, city schools and other 22401 news.

Pamela Gould reports on City Hall. You can reach her at 540-735-1972 or Robyn Sidersky reports on city schools. You can reach her at 540-374-5413 or

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Morning Buzz – Jan. 12, 2011

A daily digest of what’s going on in Fredericksburg, and what news from elsewhere is relevant here. Send suggestions to

Got a hot date this weekend? You might want to make your reservations now, because Restaurant Week kicks off downtown on Friday night. The promotion offers dinner specials for $20.11 at participating restaurants. Details here.

The city’s future as a retail destination, the fate of the old Cards & Cones storefront and the idea of permanently closing Caroline Street to car traffic came up during yesterday’s Web chat with city economic development officials. Read the entire transcript here.