Roanoke company to rebrand

December 19, 2014

Roanoke-based Lawrence Companies, a freight company, is undergoing a re-branding effort.

Business owners gear up for fight

Lisa Salazar, owner of Henry's Grocery, stands inside her business  on Strasburg Road. Salazar has sought signatures inside her store against Dollar General's rezoning effort on property for a store along Strasburg Road near Homestead Drive.    Rich Cooley/Daily

December 16, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — With the Warren County Planning Commission voting 5-0 Wednesday to recommend the Board of Supervisors reject a

A working man’s store

December 12, 2014

FRONT ROYAL — During the darkest days of World War II, amidst rationing and shortages, Alvin Stokes decided to open a general store in what used to be a blacksmith shop.

Comcast offering Wi-Fi hot spots

December 12, 2014

Residents in Warren and Frederick Counties are experiencing faster and more widely available Wi-Fi coverage, according to Comcast.

Business ledger

Elizabeth Waller

December 12, 2014

Integrity Home Mortgage Corp.

Integrity Home Mortgage Corp. has announced its 2014 award winners.
Lisa Dodson was named operations

Dominion plant up and running

December 11, 2014

The Dominion Power plant in Warren County went on line Thursday, delivering electricity to 325,000 customers throughout Virginia.

Local hotel offers a helping hand

December 5, 2014

Around the holidays, people will travel to see their loved ones. But some folks are unable to, either due to cost or medical conditions.

A family affair

Greg Eckles prepares to fill a beer jug from a tap inside the Better Beer Store at 3340 Valley Pike in Winchester.  Rich Cooley/Daily

December 5, 2014

WINCHESTER–It’s a family affair at the Better Beer Store.

Business ledger

Jennifer Hansbrough

December 5, 2014

Integrity Home Mortgage Corp. in Winchester has announced the addition of Jennifer Hansbrough to its team of mortgage loan originators.

Fruit packing company to open branch in Front Royal

December 3, 2014

The Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority announced Wednesday a Canadian frozen fruit company will be investing $1.8 million into Warren County, creating 25 new jobs.

Electronic cigarette shop opens in Front Royal

Apryl Barb holds her box mod, the hardware of the e-cigarette,  while she stands beside a line of 36 e-cigarette flavors inside her Royal Vapors shop on South Royal Avenue in Front Royal. Barb says she gets in new flavors every day as her business continues to grow. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 28, 2014

FRONT ROYAL–When Apryl Barb was growing up in Moorefield, West Virginia, she would sneak cigarettes behind her house, trying to avoid her father who could sniff smoke out like a “hound dog.”

Job related deaths down across Virginia

November 28, 2014

The Virginia Census of Fatal Occupational Injuries reported a 15 percent decrease in on the job fatalities in the Commonwealth during 2013.