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Since 1865, families have trusted Reynolds Hamrick Funeral Homes & Crematory for our ability to provide incomparable service. Being deeply rooted in the communities of Waynesboro, Stuarts Draft, Staunton and the counties of Augusta and Nelson for nearly 150 years we are privileged to form relationships with those we serve at such an important time in their lives – relationships that endure through the healing process and beyond. With years of understanding and caring for families from all walks of life, each comes to us because they know we are leaders in our profession, dedicated to excellence in service and have the highest integrity. We take great pride in being a part of our community and truly care about our neighbors. We realize that no two people are alike and knowing that, we help you create a meaningful service that reflects a life well lived. We also know that service and value are important to everyone. We are committed to offering the highest value with the most affordable pricing. What sets us apart: -Offering three locations to better serve you -Only funeral home to offer a full time licensed funeral director dedicated solely to pre-planning, aftercare and monument sales -First and most experienced on-site crematory in the area -Offering the most complete and affordable burial, cremation and memorial selections -Catered gatherings at your home, church, or one of our facilities Whether your needs are immediate or you are planning ahead, you can expect to be guided and listened to every step of the way by an experienced staff member who truly cares. We are committed to providing the very best in professional service and personal care to you and your family. Our six licensed funeral directors are here to professionally answer all of your questions or address any concerns.
The integrated curriculum follows Diocesan guidelines for meeting each student’s educational objectives. The learning at Epiphany is a merging of Catholic values and academic precepts to form contributing and productive individuals. Epiphany strives to encourage and guide the natural curiosities and talents inherent in each child to serve, foster, and enhance a life-long relationship with our Heavenly Father.Within this environment, a qualified faculty strives to meet the spiritual, emotional, academic, physical and social needs of the student. Teachers endeavor to instill a love and desire for learning in their students. Recognizing parents as the child’s primary educators, a partnership is created to challenge students to successfully reach their potential. Epiphany Catholic Now Enrolling! Sign up now and register for the 2014-2015 school year. Pre-K programs available. Visit website or call today!
Spring Lakes is a 300 acre planned community conveniently located just one mile south of Staunton, VA in the heart of the beautiful Shenandoah Valley. Our residents enjoy easy access to shopping, restaurants, employment, as well as Staunton's historic downtown. Not to mention you're within 35 miles of eight major universities including Mary Baldwin College. Strategically located near the intersection of Interstates I-81 and I-64 you’re only minutes from the shopping, mountains or the museums. The Augusta Medical Center, one of America's top 100 hospitals, is less than a ten minute drive away. It’s country living with urban appeal. We are a community committed to fulfilling every owners needs. With 40 acres of green space, and neighborhood recreational facilities including: A club house A community swimming pool Tennis courts A pedestrian trail system Fitness room Tot lot Covered pavilion Spring Lakes has over 300 available home sites, and with our select builder program you can have a home designed just for you, or you can choose from one of our many available floor plans. Located in a beautiful pastoral setting, nestled among the Allegheny and Blue Ridge Mountains, Spring Lakes at the Woodlands will be the place you want to come home to. If you’re looking for easy low care lifestyles choose from one of our elegant townhomes, or perhaps one of our maintenance-free courtyard homes. At Spring Lakes you are purchasing more than just a home. Developed with a balance of open green space and a wonderful pastoral view, this is the place to be! Meet friends for tennis, take the children to the pool, or enjoy a workout in the clubhouse after a hard day. Bike, rollerblade or just enjoy the serenity of a leisurely stroll. At Spring Lakes it's like having your own country club to enjoy every day!
Located minutes from Charlottesville, Spring Creek is a meticulously-planned, amenity-filled, 24-hour gated residential community with single family homes, townhomes, and villa homes priced from the mid $200s. Spring Creek is the gem of Louisa County in Zion Crossroads offering the best in amenities, convenience, security, and privacy for the homebuyer that is just starting out, starting their family or enjoying their retirement years—there’s something for everyone. The nationally ranked Spring Creek Golf Club 18-hole course unfolds over wooded, rolling hills beneath the mountains of Charlottesville, offering an exceptional golf experience in a private, peaceful setting of bent grass fairways, beautiful greens, and breathtaking views. Recently ranked by Golf Week as the only Virginia residential golf course to make the Top 100 Public Courses in the country, Spring Creek Golf Club features the 17,667 sq. ft. Clubhouse. The new facility overlooking the lake and the 18th green includes: Tavern on the Green, a full-service restaurant and bar open to residents, members and the public Golf pro shop State-of-the-art golf locker rooms Event space for corporate outings, golf tournaments and private events Spring Creek also features a 9,500 sq. ft. Spring Creek Sports Club with 25-meter saltwater pool, fitness center with sauna, catering kitchen, banquet rooms, snack shop, tennis, basketball, street hockey, and playground. Conveniently located at the intersection of I-64 and U.S. Route 15 (exit 136, Zion Crossroads), Spring Creek residents enjoy an easy drive to Charlottesville (15 min.), Short Pump in Western Richmond (45 min.), and Fredericksburg (1 hr.). Spring Creek is a quick golf cart ride to Spring Creek Business Park, adjacent to Spring Creek—featuring UVa Medical Park, Martha Jefferson Hospital’s Spring Creek Family Medicine, Spring Creek Family Dentistry, and Crossroads Animal Hospital to name a few—and neighbors a hotel, restaurants, and major retail stores at The Shops at Spring Creek. Spring Creek is a short, 20-minute drive to enjoy Lake Anna, one of the largest freshwater inland lakes in Virginia. Buy now, build later—while choosing your own builder—and take advantage of the incentives. Golf and conservation lots now available for purchase. For information or a private tour of the community contact Spring Creek Realty 540-832-2444 181 Clubhouse Way, Zion Crossroads VA 22942 www.springcreekliving.com
Jason’s Deli stands for three simple concepts: PEOPLE, FOOD and CHOICE. PEOPLE We were founded in 1976 by Joe Tortorice, Jr. who believes in treating employees as family and backs it up by making remarkable investments in our people. We have a Leadership Institute that offers free classes in money matters, ethics, marriage, conflict resolution, emotional intelligence, and in the core values of our brand. Joe also started a program called The Fishing School in order to empower hourly employees to better themselves professionally by becoming managers and leaders. In addition, Jason’s has a non-profit foundation to help our employees when in crisis. FOOD Jason’s Deli loves fresh food and premium, more natural ingredients. We were the first major restaurant concept to ban artificial trans fats in the U.S. and also the first to eliminate high fructose corn syrup. What’s left? Exciting flavors, true freshness and real taste so you know that you’re getting nutrient filled goodness for your money. Come try our salad bar that's enhanced with organic choices or taste the world’s best Reuben! CHOICE Finally, Jason’s Deli is all about choice; regardless if you seek a gluten-free menu, vegetarian sandwiches, healthy kids’ meals or if you would like to invent your sandwich via our “build your own” selections. You will be delighted at Jason’s Deli.
Valley Volkswagen is the premier Central Virginia Volkswagen dealer with a convenient Staunton location and a large stock of new and used cars, trucks and SUVs - including fuel efficient hybrids. Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has been in business for over 40 years and prides itself on dedication to not only the customer, but the entire customer experience.Originally founded in 1966 as a family-owned and operated store, Rule Auto grew to become Staunton's premiere Honda, Volkswagen and RV dealer. In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and Valley Honda, proud additions to Carter Myers Automotive - a group of family-owned dealerships serving Central Virginia since 1924. Times have changed, but our commitment to integrity, respect, service and value never will. Come visit us at Valley Honda. You will see a lot of familiar faces and some new ones too.Valley Volkswagen is the premier Central Virginia Volkswagen dealer with a convenient Staunton location and a large stock of new and used cars, trucks and SUVs - including fuel efficient hybrids. Just a short drive from Lexington, Harrisonburg, Charlottesville and Lynchburg, we serve as a convenient Volkswagen dealer and repair shop for all of Central Virginia. Our dealership has been in business for over 40 years and prides itself on dedication to not only the customer, but the entire customer experience.Originally founded in 1966 as a family-owned and operated store, Rule Auto grew to become Staunton's premiere Honda, Volkswagen and RV dealer. In October 2010, Rule Auto became Valley Volkswagen and Valley Honda, proud additions to Carter Myers Automotive - a group of family-owned dealerships serving Central Virginia since 1924. Times have changed, but our commitment to integrity, respect, service and value never will. Come visit us at Valley Honda. You will see a lot of familiar faces and some new ones too.