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Beware – IRS Scam can lead to SWATting

Press release from Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office: Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office continues to receive reports of IRS scam operations, and Sheriff Scott Jenkins is warning residents that there is a new element to the scam: “swatting.” The crime of “swatting” is making a hoax call to 9-1-1 to draw a response from law enforcement, usually … Continue reading »

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IRS Scams Reported in Culpeper County

Press release from Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office: Culpeper County Sheriff’s Office continues to receive reports of IRS scam operations – for a total of 18 since January 1. The caller identifies himself (or herself) as an employee of the Internal Revenue Service and tells the victim that they owe unpaid taxes. If the victim protests, … Continue reading »

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Wireless Internet Comes To Jeffersonton Community Center

Jeffersonton, VA – Virginia Broadband, LLC (VABB) of Culpeper VA installed Wireless Internet Access November 20, 2013 in the Jeffersonton Community Center using the fixed wireless radio frequency tower on the Clevenger’s Corner water tower. VABB volunteered to provide the free Internet service as part of a community service outreach project. VABB became involved in … Continue reading »

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Angelic Robotics and Robo Hamsters Club Delight Jefferson Ruritan Club at October Meeting

Community Service Organization Jefferson (VA) Ruritan hosted Colleen and Jeremy Vesperman, of Angelic Robotics, and the Robo Hamsters Club of Culpeper as their featured speakers and presenters at their October 15, 2013 general membership meeting at the Jeffersonton Community Center in Jeffersonton VA. The Ruritans learned how the Robo Hamsters Club consists of students in … Continue reading »

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Jeffersonton Homework WiFi Cafe to be hosted at local church

The Hazel River Assembly of God Church is scheduled to start providing free WiFi after school to all school children starting September 3, 2013. The WiFi hours will be Monday through Thursday from 3pm to 6pm. The WiFi access will be in their activities building. Pre-registration is not required, and membership of the church is not required. The … Continue reading »

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