Business

Business earns award

From left, Vicki Hood, Life Care Centers of America Eastern Division director of business development; Natalie Fitzwater,  director of business development at Life Care Center of New Market; and Thomas Oliver, Life Care Centers of America  Eastern Division director of human resources  are shown.  Courtesy photo

February 17, 2017

Life Care Center of New Market has been awarded the 2016 Business Development Award of Excellence for Life Care Centers of America’s Bluegrass Region.

Business Ledger: Feb. 18

February 17, 2017

Lisa Baker has been promoted to licensed sales assistant at Old Dominion Insurance & Investments Inc., in Winchester. The position requires a securities license, which Baker earned after passing a series of exams in October and December.

Event planner, caterer now open in Woodstock

February 17, 2017

The Town of Woodstock welcomed a new Main Street business with a ribbon cutting Thursday morning. Happenings Event Planning, located at 121 S. Main St. and owned by valley native Heather Silvious, will be able to accommodate as many as 40 for events and get-togethers and will also offer on-premises and off-site catering.

Business Ledger

February 3, 2017

Winchester Family Health
Libby “Zan” Ruby has joined the Winchester Family Health Center, 1330 Amherst St. The center is expanding

Business Ledger

February 2, 2017

Jennifer Carter has been appointed as the new director of the Northern Virginia 4-H Educational Center in Front Royal.

Synergy Home Care now offering services in area

February 2, 2017

Synergy Home Care, a national, non-medical home care company, is now offering services in Warren, Shenandoah, Page, Clarke, and Frederick counties as well as in Winchester.

First Bank reports growth

January 26, 2017

First National Corporation, parent company of First National Bank released its fourth quarter and yearly earnings report Wednesday and reported positive growth in several areas.

Chamber announces new director, awards

Sharon Baroncelli

January 17, 2017

MOUNT JACKSON – The Shenandoah County Chamber of Commerce announced its new director and presented yearly awards at its annual banquet and meeting Tuesday evening at the Mount Jackson Fire Hall.

Business Ledger

January 12, 2017

First National Corporation has announced the appointment of Boyce Brannock to its board of directors and its banking subsidiary, First Bank.

Entrepreneur competition to return to LFCC

January 12, 2017

The Small Business Development Center at Lord Fairfax Community College will reboot its ‘Shark Tank’ style entrepreneur competition for a second year after its Entrepreneur Cafe last year was a success.

Business Ledger

January 8, 2017

The Lord Fairfax Small Business Development Center, in cooperation with the Front Royal Chamber of Commerce and Front Royal Community Development, will host “Team Eventacular-Front Royal” from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Samuels Public Library.

Business Ledger

December 31, 2016

Signet Marketing
Signet Screen Printing & Embroidery has changed its name to Signet Marketing. The veteran-owned business, founded in 1987, specializes in promotional products, signs, vehicle wraps, print collateral, screen printing, embroidery and more.

Year in review : The region welcomed new businesses in 2016

December 30, 2016

Business in the Shenandoah Valley saw its share of crests and troughs in 2016. Several area Food Lions shuttered their doors. Rural King opened in Front Royal and has been roaring ever since. Several area entrepreneurs participated in Rev Up Strasburg, which resulted in new businesses in town.

Business Ledger

December 16, 2016

The Auto Care Clinic in Front Royal has announced it has donated $1,093 from its fundraising campaign held during October to benefit the Cleveland Clinic to support Dr. Vincent Touhey’s Research Fund to develop a vaccine to prevent breast cancer.

Massage Envy will open next month in Winchester

December 16, 2016

Massage Envy, a full-service massage chain, is moving into Winchester with a January opening planned, said franchisee Chris Ganoe. The address will be 2638 Pleasant Valley Road.

Chicken restaurant to open in Winchester

Crews work on the new Zaxby's restaurant at 1810 S. Loudoun St. in Winchester. The restaurant is expected to open in February.  Nathan Budryk/Daily

December 16, 2016

Zaxby’s a Georgia-based chicken restaurant will be moving in to Winchester. Kevin Schweiker, the restaurant’s franchisee, is going into business with his brother and father to provide northern Virginians with an extensive menu of chicken meals.