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Cities we've found nicknames for
Abingdon   Arts of Historic Proportions  http://www.abingdon.com/tourism/
Altavista   A place to live, a way to live      http://www.ci.altavista.va.us/
Ashland   Center of the Universe   http://www..ashland.va.us/
Bluefield   Virginia's Tallest   http://www.bluefieldonline.net/  2/26/2004
Boydton  Mecklenburg's Heart  http://www.boydton.org/  Updated  4/10/2007

Cedar Bluff   Birthplace of VA Gov George C Peery  http://www.cedarbluffva.org/

  Updated  5/5/2006
Charlottesville   best place to live in America, The  http://www.charlottesville.org/  Updated   6/8/2006
Chilhowie   Valley of Many Deer  http://www.chilhowie.org/  Updated  11/3/2006
Chincoteague
 Beautiful Land Across the Water  http://www.chincoteague-va.gov/  Updated  11/3/2006
Clarksville   Virginia's Only Lakeside Town  http://www.clarksvilleva.com/  6/8/2006

Coeburn Home of Friendly People  http://www.coeburnva.org/  Updated  9/29/2006

Culpeper   Preserving the Past, Embracing the Future  http://www.culpeper.to/  Updated 10/9/2004

Damascus   Trail Town USA - Where All Trails Cross  http://www.damascus.org/

  Updated  10/9/2004
Dublin   Progress, deeply rooted in the Past  http://dublintown.org/   3/17/2005
Gainesville   the new boom town  http://www.gainesvilleva.com/  Updated  3/16/2006
Galax   Gateway to the Blue Ride Mountains  http://www.ingalax.net/   3/16/2006
Independence  In God We Will Grow  http://www.independenceva.com/  12/12/2006
Kenbridge  Peace, Progress, Prosperity http://www.ssvawebs.com/kenbridge/index.htm
Martinsville   City Without Limits, A  http://www.ci.martinsville.va.us/   7/18/2005
Monterey   Virginia's Switzerland  http://www.bbonline.com/va/highland/  12/20/2005
Orange   Sweet Living, Steady Progress  http://www.townoforangeva.org/  10/11/2004
Pennington Gap  Great Stone Face  http://www.townofpennington.com/  7/11/2006
Portsmouth  The right place, the right time  http://www.portsmouthva.gov/   3/4/2007
Pound Come Home to The Pound  http://www.townofpound.com/  Updated  3/4/2007
Purcellville   A Quality Place To Live & Work  http://www.purcellvilleva.com/  3/4/2007
Quantico  Crossroads of the Marine Corps  http://www.quantico.usmc.mil/    6/9/2006
Richlands
  Center of a Friendly Circle  http://town.richlands.va.us/      3/18/2005
Richmond
  Gem on the James  http://www.ci.richmond.va.us/index.asp     3/18/2005
Rocky Mount
  A Hidden Treasure With Simple Pleasures  http://www.rockymountva.org/  Updated       3/18/2005
Saltville  History's Time Capsule in Scenic Beauty  http://www.saltvilleva.com/  Updated   3/18/2005
Scottsville
 On the James  http://www.scottsville.org/  Updated   6/9/2006

Smithfield  Ham Capital of the World, The  http://www.co.smithfield.va.us/  10/11/2005
South Hill   You'll Like the View from South Hill  http://www.southhillva.org/ 10/11/2005
Stuarts Draft   Hub of Augusta County  http://stuartsdraft.homestead.com/  1/24/2007
Suffolk   It's a good time to be in Suffolk  http://www.suffolk.va.us/home.html  4/7/2004
Vinton   Pride Town Wide  http://www.town.vinton.va.us/  Updated  10/11/2004
Wachapreague  the little city by the sea  http://www.wachapreague.com/  8/23/2006
Waynesboro  Hospitality in the Valley  http://www.waynesboro.va.us/  9/29/2006
West Point  A great place to live, work and play  http://www.west-point.va.us/  Updated  9/29/2006
Wytheville  small town big experience  http://www.visitwytheville.com/  11/3/2006

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  VA
Accomac   http://www.esvatourism.org/
Alexandria   http://ci.alexandria.va.us/
Amherst     http://www.countyofamherst.com/
Amissville    http://www.amissville.com/
Annandale   http://www.annandale.va.us/
Appomattox   http://www.appomattox.com/
Aquia Harbour   http://www.aquiaharbour.org/index.asp   4 /7 /2004
Arlington   http://www.arlingtonvirginiausa.com
Ashburn     http://www.ashburnweb.com/
Bedford   http://www.ci.bedford.va.us/
Berryville  http://www.berryvilleva.gov/  7 /10/2006
Blackstone
  http://www.blackstoneva.com/   4 /10/2007
Boones Mill
 http://www.virginia.org/site/cities.asp?city=Boones20Mill   4 /10/2007
Bowling Green          http://town.bowling-green.va.us/            5 /18/2004
Bridgewater http://www.town.bridgewater.va.us/            5 /19/2004
Bristol   http://www.bristolva.org/            5 /19/2004
Broadway  http://www.town.broadway.va.us/            5 /19/2004
Cana
 http://www.virginia.org/site/cities.asp?city=Cana 5 /5 /2006
Cape Charles
  http://capecharles.org/ 5 /5 /2006
Castlewood
 http://www.newpeoplesbank.com/castlewoodbranch.htm   5 /5 /2006
Centreville
 http://www.centrevilleva.org/  5 /5 /2006
Charlotte Court House
 http://www.virginia.org/site/cities.asp?city=Charlotte%20Court%20  6 /8 /2006
Chase City
  http://www.chasecity.org/   6 /8 /2006
Chatham
 http://www.chatham-va.gov/  6 /8 /2006
Cheriton  http://www.esva.net/~cheriton/  11/2 /2006
Chesapeake
 http://www.chesapeake.va.us/  11/2 /2006
Chester
 http://www.virginia.org/site/cities.asp?city=Chester  11/2 /2006
Colonial Beach  http://www.colonialbeach.org/ 9 /29/2006
Colonial Heights
 http://www.colonial-heights.com/ 9 /29/2006
Courtland
 http://www.3m7.net/virginia/courtland/   10/9 /2004
Covington  http://www.covington.va.us/         10/9 /2004
Crozet  http://www.crozetvirginia.com/            10/9 /2004
Danville  http://www.danville-va.gov/home.asp            10/9 /2004
Dumfries
     http://www.dumfriesvirginia.org/    3 /17/2005
Dungannon 
http://www.ddcinc.org/   12/20/2005
Eastville
 http://www.easternshorevisitor.com/eastville-virginia.html  10/11/2005
Edinburg
     http://town.edinburg.va.us/     3 /17/2005
Elkton
  http://www.elktonvarealestate.com/area_information.htm  10/11/2005
Emporia
       http://www.ci.emporia.va.us/       3 /17/2005
Fairfax
   http://www.co.fairfax.va.us/    7 /17/2005
Falls Church
    http://www.ci.falls-church.va.us/           7 /17/2005
Gate City
 http://www.scottcountyva.org/   3 /16/2006
Glasgow
  http://www.glasgowvirginia.org/   3 /16/2006
Glen Lyn
   http://www.gilescounty.org/maps/glenlyn.html   3 /16/2006
Hampton  http://www.hampton.gov/            10/11/2004
Harrisonburg   http://www.ci.harrisonburg.va.us/            4 /7 /2004
Herndon   http://www.town.herndon.va.us/            4 /7 /2004
Hillsville  http://www.hillsville.com/            10/11/2004
Hopewell   http://www.ci.hopewell.va.us/            4 /7 /2004
Hurt http://www.geocities.com/pcompton24557/            10/11/2004
Irvington  http://www.townofirvington.com/  12/12/2006
Jonesville
  http://lee.va-village.com/jonesville/            5 /19/2004
Kilmarnock
 http://www.northernneck.com/kilmarnock/index.htm            5 /19/2004
Lawrenceville  http://tourbrunswick.org/ 10/11/2005
Leesburg      Error! Hyperlink reference not valid.       3 /18/2005
Lexington      http://www.ci.lexington.va.us/       3 /18/2005
Louisa         http://louisatown.org/       3 /18/2005
Lovettsville    http://www.leesburg2day.com/business.cfm?city=Lovettsville       3 /18/2005
Luray           http://www.townofluray.com/       3 /18/2005
Lynchburg     http://www.ci.lynchburg.va.us/       3 /18/2005
McLean
   http://www.villageprofile.com/virginia/mclean/01cha/main.html   7 /18/2005
Mineral  http://www.louisa.net/mineral/   12/20/2005
Montclair    http://www.montclairva.com/            12/20/2005
Norfolk  http://www.norfolk.gov/      10/11/2004
Norton http://www.nortonva.org/            10/1 /2004
Occoquan  http://www.occoquan.org/            10/11/2004
Onancock  http://www.esva.com/onancock.htm   10/11/2004
Parksley  http://www.parksley.com/           10/11/2004
Pearisburg  http://www.pearisburg.org/ 5 /6 /2006
Pembroke
 http://www.gilescounty.org/maps/pembroke.html  5 /6 /2006
Petersburg  http://www.petersburg-va.org/  7 /11/2006
Pimmit Hills
 http://www.pimmithills.org/ 7 /11/2006
Pocahontas
 http://wvweb.com/www/pocahontas_mine/  7 /11/2006
Poquoson
 http://www.poquoson.com/  7 /11/2006
Port Royal
 http://www.co.caroline.va.us/portroyal.html   3 /4 /2007
Pulaski
 http://www.pulaskitown.org/   3 /4 /2007
Radford  http://www.radford.va.us/  3 /17/2006
Reston
 http://www.reston.org/   3 /17/2006
Rich Creek
  http://www.geocities.com/Heartland/Acres/4783/   3 /17/2006
Roanoke    http://www.roanokegov.com/WebMgmt/ywbase61b.nsf/p$start.htm
Round Hill    http://www.roundhillva.org/       3 /18/2005
Rural Retreat     http://www.townofruralretreat.com/       3 /18/2005
Salem           http://www.visitsalemva.com/       3 /18/2005
Scottsburg
  http://www.oldhalifax.com/phototour/scottprd.htm  6 /9 /2006
Sherando
http://www.virginia.org/site/description.asp?AttrID=29489&MGrp=4&MCat=19
10/11/2005
Springfield
  http://www.springfield.va.us/  10/11/2005
Staunton   http://www.staunton.va.us/    4 /7 /2004
St. Paul http://www.uap.vt.edu/checkyoursuccess/cs4.html            10/11/2005
Strasburg  http://www.strasburgva.com/   1 /24/2007
Stuart
 http://www.co.patrick.va.us/index.cfm?pg=109  1 /24/2007
Sugar Grove
 http://www.angelfire.com/va3/sgvawebpage/  1 /24/2007
Surry http://www.virginia.org/site/cities.asp?city=Surry  9 /29/2006
Tangier http://www.northernneck.com/tangier/            10/11/2004
Tappahannock   http://www.essex-virginia.org/ta_walk.htm            4 /8 /2004
Tazewell   http://www.townoftazewell.org/            4 /8 /2004
Timberville  http://www.btchamber.org/     10/11/2004
Toms Brook
  http://www.simply-shenandoah.com/Tomsbrook.htm   7 /18/2005
Tysons Corner
 http://www.vtrcc.org/      5 /19/2004
Urbanna   http://www.visiturbanna.com/   7 /18/2005
Warrenton
 http://www.townofwarrenton.com/  8 /23/2006
Warsaw 
http://www.townofwarsaw.com/  8 /23/2006
Yorktown  http://www.yorkcounty.gov/tourism/  11/3 /2006

We looked, but couldn't find a local URL

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Capron, Columbia, Craigsville, Crewe
Dayton, Dillwyn, Drakes Branch, Duffield,
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