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Trager Brothers / Blue Ridge Life Weather Station Nears Completion

Trager Brothers / Blue Ridge Life Weather Station Nears Completion

[ 0 ] July 7, 2014

Greenfield / Afton Nelson County, VA In a matter of days the BRL-Trager Brothers Weather Station will be live from the Rockfish Valley Community in Greenfield / Afton. The station is a cooperative arrangement between Trager and BRL. “This is a cool spot to have a station and a critical area to have real time […]

RVCC Holds Celebrate Rockfish Fundraiser

RVCC Holds Celebrate Rockfish Fundraiser

[ 0 ] July 1, 2014

Greenfield / Afton Nelson County, VA The Rockfish Valley Community Center took it outside this past weekend for their Celebrate Rockfish fundraiser. It was sort of a combined festival with plenty of fun, food, and music!It also included a cash raffle drawing. Want to become a member at The Rockfisn Valley Community Center, click here […]

Last Reminder Of BB&T Bank In Afton To Be Removed : ATM Taken Out This Week

Last Reminder Of BB&T Bank In Afton To Be Removed : ATM Taken Out This Week

[ 0 ] June 1, 2014

Afton Nelson County, VA After years of presence in the Afton location, BB&T bank closed some months ago. The final reminder of that will go away this week after the ATM will go away. “I have been trying to work with BBT to leave the ATM on the property after our (real estate) closing Tuesday. […]

BandFair XII At Cardinal Point

BandFair XII At Cardinal Point

[ 0 ] May 18, 2014

Afton Nelson County, VA For years BandFair has been an annual event held at Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery. It’s a main fundraiser for North Branch School in Afton. This past weekend with clear blue skies and perfect spring temperatures, the 2014 event went off without a hitch. And our Shay Munroe grabbed some of […]

Trager Brothers 2.0 Opens At RVCC

Trager Brothers 2.0 Opens At RVCC

[ 0 ] April 29, 2014

Afton Nelson County, VA As we show you in our May 2014 issue, Trager Brothers Coffee (based in Lovingston, VA) has been working over the past several months to get their newest location open inside the Rockfish Valley Community Center in Afton. This past Saturday most of that work was done as they officially opened […]

Nelson: WineLovers 5K This Saturday March 1st At Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery

Nelson: WineLovers 5K This Saturday March 1st At Cardinal Point Vineyard & Winery

[ 0 ] February 27, 2014

Post by Blue Ridge Life Magazine.

Santa Making Visits Across The Blue Ridge

Santa Making Visits Across The Blue Ridge

[ 0 ] December 12, 2013

Blue Ridge Mountains, VA With Christmas just days away Santa took a break from the North Pole and started making the rounds to let kids know he’ll be back on December 25th! Over the past few days, he’s been seen in several places across the Blue Ridge. See you in a few days Santa!

Up, Up & Away : North Branch Students Get Hands On Lesson In Physics  - (Video)

Up, Up & Away : North Branch Students Get Hands On Lesson In Physics – (Video)

[ 0 ] November 13, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA Special To BRL By Bonnie Holliday Scott Cohrs, owner and chief pilot of Bonaire Charters, spoke with North Branch middle school students on Monday, 11/11, as part of a unit on physics. After a power point presentation and great questions from the students, the class headed out to the school’s soccer […]

Having A Ball - Opportunity Ball 2013

Having A Ball – Opportunity Ball 2013

[ 0 ] October 26, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA Decked out in either some spooky wear or the finest of duds, people turned out for the 8th Annual Opportunity Ball held this past Friday night at Veritas Vineyard and Winery. Blue Ridge Life Magazine along with lots of others, again, sponsored the the 2013 event. The annual ball benefits the […]

Oktoberfest Events Continue Through Weekend At Blue Mountain Brewery

Oktoberfest Events Continue Through Weekend At Blue Mountain Brewery

[ 0 ] October 5, 2013

Afton Nelson County, VA With fall in the air (at times) you know the Oktoberfest celebrations are in full swing across the Blue Ridge. Blue Mountain Brewery has been celebrating Oktoberfest with a variety of events over the past week. They continue through Sunday evening October 6, 2013. Our very own BRLM Publisher Yvette Stafford […]