Front Royal

Another dusting

Bill Caudill, 82, clears his driveway outside his home on  West 15th Street in Front Royal on Thursday.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 26th, 2015

Bill Caudill, 82, clears his driveway outside his home on West 15th Street in Front Royal on Thursday. Rich Cooley/Daily

Business seminar to be held

February 23rd, 2015

The Town of Front Royal will host a seminar about building a better business climate for local businesses on Wednesday morning.

Filling the gaps

Herb Melrath, owner of the Daily Grind on Main Street in Front Royal, stocks his shelves with coffee last Thursday.   Rich Cooley/Daily

February 22nd, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — President Calvin Coolidge once said, “The chief business of the American People is business,” and that is certainly true of the Front Royal-Warren County Economic Development Authority.

Firm rated among best Va. workplaces

February 20th, 2015

Edward Jones, a nationwide financial service firm, has been named the second best large company to work for in Virginia by Virginia Business magazine.

Winter fuel

Kate Rudacille stacks firewood outside her Luray Avenue residence in Front Royal on a cold winter afternoon.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 19th, 2015

Kate Rudacille stacks firewood outside her Luray Avenue residence in Front Royal on a cold winter afternoon. Rich Cooley/Daily

Insult to injury: More cold coming

Scott Terndrup clears the sidewalk outside of neighbor Bob Baker's home on High Street in Strasburg on Tuesday morning.  Rich Cooley/Daily

February 17th, 2015

The snowstorm responsible for dumping up to 11 inches of snow on portions of southerm Virginia dropped an average of just under 4 inches on the Northern Shenandoah Valley.

Snow expected to hit valley areas this afternoon

February 16th, 2015

The northern Shenandoah Valley region, and much of Virginia, is under a winter storm warning from noon today until noon on Tuesday, according to the national Weather Service.

Blue Ridge classes give students an edge

February 16th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — Third year students at Blue Ridge Technical Center in Front Royal were studying college-level engineering earlier this week – a feat their teacher Tom Breed said will give them an edge when they begin their post-high school studies.

Inland port doing swell, officials say

Russell Held, director of  economic development for the Port of Virginia, speaks during a news conference on the health of the port held Thursday  in Front Royal. Rich Cooley/Daily

February 12th, 2015

FRONT ROYAL — The Virginia Inland Port is driving commerce, employment and setting record numbers of shipments, officials with the Port of Virginia said Thursday afternoon.

AmeriCorps volunteer to work on regional homeless efforts

February 11th, 2015

The Northern Shenandoah Valley Regional Commission was awarded a Volunteers in Service to America placement by the Virginia Coalition to End Homelessness, which will begin in March and run until February 2016.