BERRYVILLE -- Eagle Financial Services, the parent company of Bank of Clarke County, saw its earnings tumble 23 percent last year as economic conditions caused more past-due loans and the company's investments suffered.
Openings Kidzplay, a new supervised indoor playground for children under the age of 11, held a grand opening Monday at 308 Hope Drive in Winchester, between Food Lion and the old Montgomery Ward's Plaza. The business offers private birthday parties, educational and recreational programs, open...
Construction workers install the steel framework recently for a 406,000-square-foot distribution center for Solaris Paper Inc. off Radio Station Road in the North Shenandoah Industrial Park near Strasburg. Rich Cooley/Daily
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -- For seven weeks, attorneys for the nation's third-largest cracker and cookie maker have been chewing on a 48-count indictment charging the company with unfair labor practices at its Front Royal bakery. Hearings in the case against Interbake Foods wrapped up on Tuesday. A federal labor relations judge will issue a written decision in the coming months.
WINCHESTER -- A few months ago, homebuilders were viewed as part of the problem, a spoke in the wheel of an economy speeding downhill. But thanks to the efforts of local homebuilder associations across the country, housing has become a part of the solution for recovery on Capitol Hill.
WINCHESTER -- Winchester Medical Center is ranked among the nation's top 5 percent of hospitals for the sixth consecutive year, according to an independent study of mortality and complication rates released by HealthGrades.
MIDDLETOWN -- What if you could move your organization's critical information technology -- networks, servers, storage equipment -- off site, saving you time and money and freeing you up to focus on your core business?
FRONT ROYAL -- The Front Royal-Warren County Chamber of Commerce, the Economic Development Authority and the Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center are holding a series of seminars to help local businesses through the economic times.
WINCHESTER -- Faced with a deteriorating economy that has slashed jobs and trimmed consumer spending, businesses across the nation saw their share of hard times in 2008. But the slump won't last forever, and entrepreneurs will continue to weather the storm.