Interest grows in local wines

Vicki Ruckman, co-owner of All Things Virginia at the Farmhouse, loads a rack of Virginia wines at her store along Main Street in Woodstock. Wine and cider sales in Virginia had record sales this year.   Rich Cooley/Daily

October 2, 2015

WOODSTOCK – Flourishing interest in Virginia wines and increased wine sales are benefitting local retailors like Vicki Ruckman of All Things Virginia at the Farmhouse.

Business Ledger

October 1, 2015

Modern Woodmen
Gaylin A. Sommers, a Modern Woodmen of America representative in Broadway, was selected to participate in the Investment

Apps making real estate more mobile

Nathan Gochenour, a real estate agent for Skyline Team Real Estate, uses a smart app on his Android phone to demonstrate how new technology is being used to access a key lockbox on a home. Rich Cooley/Daily

September 25, 2015

WOODSTOCK – For Nathan Gochenour of Skyline Team Real Estate in Woodstock, all it takes to show a newly listed house in Shenandoah County is a smartphone and a Bluetooth connection.

CBM Mortgage purchases site in Royal Phoenix

September 25, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Front Royal-based mortgage firm CBM Mortgage has purchased a 3-acre plot of land within the Royal Phoenix Redevelopment for $201,000 for a new office building.

Business Ledger

September 25, 2015

Feeding America
The national food bank association, Feeding America, has named Ron Morris chief operations officer for the Blue Ridge

Town approves Rockingham site plans

September 23, 2015

STRASBURG – The Strasburg Planning Commission unanimously approved site plans this week for Harrisonburg-based Rockingham Cooperative to upgrade and rebrand the Strasburg Home and Farm Services Southern States store.

Report: Tourism revenue increased in 2014

September 21, 2015

Localities in the Northern Shenandoah Valley experienced a boost in tourism traffic and spending last year, according to the latest data from the Virginia Tourism Corporation.

Attorneys honored

September 11, 2015

The law firm of Lenhart Pettit, in Harrisonburg, has announced 12 of its attorneys have been selected by their peers

Business Ledger

September 11, 2015

Modern Woodmen
Donna Troxell-Hulver, a Modern Woodmen of America representative in Stephens City, has attained the Fraternal Insurance Counselor educational

Sweet Blessings to relocate

September 11, 2015

After a couple of years of operation near Lora Drive in Woodstock, Sweet Blessings Bakery and Catering, LLC will be relocating to South Main Street in October.

Entrepreneur workshop slated at Edinburg Mill

September 11, 2015

A bevy of local, regional and state agencies and organizations have partnered with Abingdon-based People Incorporated of Virginia to host an entrepreneurship workshop at the Edinburg Mill on Oct. 1.

Speaker: Be personal in business

Tommy Spaulding

September 10, 2015

WINCHESTER – At the 7th annual Museum of the Shenandoah Valley Business Luncheon, more than 200 area business leaders learned about business through personal relationships from Tommy Spaulding, president of Spaulding Companies Corp.

HP Hood celebrates 15 years, looks toward future

September 3, 2015

WINCHESTER – Massachusetts-based dairy company HP Hood celebrated the 15th anniversary of its Winchester plant on Thursday as company industry officials, employees and area representatives gathered near the plant’s location at 160 Hood Way