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Haunted Woods of Hoover Ridge

come have some halloween Fun at Hoover Ridge Saturday, Oct. 25th, from 5:30-9pm. $5 per person to enter. Concessions will be sold. Walk the Haunted Woods, go on a hay ride, play Halloween games, enjoy some ghoulish treats.

sponsored by Madison Parks and Recreation. For more information call 540-308-1247 or email Valerie.mcparksrec@gmail.com

Rain Date: Oct. 26th.

Comedy Writing Workshop

Learn to be funnier in performance, writing and life! This workshop with promoter and writer Ty Cooper is for anyone looking to add more humor into their life. The workshop will cover techniques and styles of writing for situational comedy using lecture, video and writing exercises to help participants discover and develop their unique comedic voice.

Takes place on the V. Earl Dickinson Building Main Stage.

Fourth Fridays Improv

Practice your theatrical improvisation skills using a series of fun games and exercises with members of Masquers, the PVCC student theater club. Participants will learn to think fast, improve performance skills and build on the ability to create possibilities with the goal of staging a performance in the spring of 2015. This workshop series meets in the Maxwell Theatre (Black Box) and is free and open to the public. No experience necessary.

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Twizted Creationz Haunted Attractions

What began as a fun Halloween party for the kids has turned into an annual tradition of scaring away cancer at Twizted Creationz Haunted Forest! In addition to giving all that dare enter a good scare, we at Twizted Creationz are proud to donate our proceeds to Creative Works Farm’s Camp LIGHT, a project that will provide a week of camp fun every summer for special needs kids and at-risk kids, at no cost to their family. Come out and join us for a night of fun and clean scares! Help make the lines move faster by getting your tickets on line!

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Oprah, Neil Patrick Harris among year’s most ‘fascinating’

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Barbara Walters is back with her annual TV special.

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Toys ‘R’ Us pulls ‘Breaking Bad’ dolls after protest

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If a Walter White action figure was on your Christmas list, it just got more difficult to find.

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Renee Zellweger: Furor over ‘peaceful’ face is ‘silly’

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The "Bridget Jones's Diary" star says her "new face" is a result of a massive lifestyle change.

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‘Django Unchained’ actress charged with lewd conduct

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Danielle Watts made headlines in September when she went alleged the LAPD detained her because she is black and her boyfriend is white.

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Today in entertainment history: Oct. 22

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A look back at the Hollywood headlines that went down in history.

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NFL: Legal process will play role in punishments

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Punishment for players implicated in domestic violence will not be imposed upon arrest but at some point "farther down the process."

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Ray Rice’s appeal hearing set for early November

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The hearing on the appeal of his indefinite suspension by the NFL has tentatively been set for Nov. 5 and 6.

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Wednesday’s Sports Minute

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In addition to the Giants win over the Royals in game 1 of the World Series, here is a look…

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WATCH: David Ortiz surprises troops with World Series tickets

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Baseball star David Ortiz surprises service members with an all access tour of Fenway Park and tickets to Game 1.

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Bumgarner dominant as Giants end Royals streak

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San Francisco brought Kansas City's perfect postseason to an emphatic end with a 7-1 win in Tuesday's World Series opener.

Viral Videos

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Famous album covers come alive

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No, your eyes aren't tricking you. The album covers in Roy Kafri's new music video ARE singing along.

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WATCH: David Ortiz surprises troops with World Series tickets

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Baseball star David Ortiz surprises service members with an all access tour of Fenway Park and tickets to Game 1.

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TODAY’S MUST SEE: ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Halloween house

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The decorations and synchronized light display on this house is so impressive, we won't even ask for candy.

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Brad Pitt in ‘Furby’

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What if the WWII tank movie was remade with the furry toys?

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College mascots ‘Shake It Off’ parody

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Big Ten mascots show off their dance moves to Taylor Swift's "Shake It Off."

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FBI Commits To DNA Testing Relating To Alexis Murphy Case

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The FBI commits to DNA testing that involves the Alexis Murphy case, but there's no timetable.

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VBS Needs Platelets

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Virginia Blood Services has issued a call for platelet donations.

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Corner Merchants Support “Hoos Got Your Back”

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Merchants on the University Corner are the latest to get involved in the fight against sexual violence.

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Greene County Woman Killed In Collision

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A Greene County woman has died following a two-vehicle collision.

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Ebola czar starts work, drugmakers launch vaccine drive

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The Obama administration is ramping up its response to the potential spread of the virus.

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Canadian parliament attacked, soldier fatally shot

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A gunman shot a soldier and then entered the country's parliament buildings, with at least 30 shots fired in dramatic scenes in the heart of the Canadian capital.

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U.S. farmers battling bugs

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With record harvests depressing prices, farmers are using chemicals that protect stored grain from critters.

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Jeffrey Fowle, freed from N. Korea, back on American soil

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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry welcomed the release of one of three Americans held in North Korea.

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U.S. to funnel travelers from Ebola-hit regions through 5 airports

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Travelers from three countries in West Africa will undergo enhanced screening for the virus.

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