Holiday shoppers seek out deals

Angelica Echegoyen and Brooke Butler, both of Winchester, make Black Friday into a day to catch up over coffee and shopping at the Apple Blossom Mall in Winchester.  Rachel Mahoney/Daily

November 27, 2015

Whether shoppers decided to wait in outside lines on Thanksgiving or brave the early bird crowds on Black Friday, Winchester businesses small and large saw a huge turnout for early holiday shoppers this year.

Area gears up for small business sales

November 26, 2015

Area businesses are looking to attract weekend holiday shoppers with more local options as part of initiatives for Plaid Friday and Small Business Saturday.

Business Ledger for Nov. 28

November 25, 2015

Vineyard award
North Mountain Vineyards in Maurertown has been awarded a silver medal for its 2013 Zweigelt by the International

Business Ledger

November 19, 2015

Edward Jones
Bret Hrbek, an Edward Jones financial adviser in Front Royal since 2001, has been appointed to the firm’s

Business Ledger

November 12, 2015

Ashley H. Waterbury has joined the law firm of Wharton Aldhizer & Weaver in Harrisonburg.

New shop looks to fill tire void

Tony Partlowe balances a tire inside his shop on East 7th Street in Front Royal. Partlow opened Tony's Tires in May for area car owners looking for affordable name-brand and vintage tires. Rich Cooley/Daily

November 6, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Tony Partlow, a lifetime Front Royal resident, is a car enthusiast looking to fill a few holes that he said he has noticed in the town’s tire market.

Grape harvest boosted for region

October 31, 2015

After a year of up-and-down weather, the fall harvest for grape producers in the Northern Shenandoah Valley appeared to have ended more positive than previous seasons.

Shenandoah working to enhance beer, wine trail

October 31, 2015

Shenandoah County Tourism is working with regional partners to unfurl an expanded beer and wine trail for the Northern Shenandoah Valley, said Director of Marketing and Tourism Jenna French.

Business Ledger

October 23, 2015

Doctor honored
Dr. Jeffrey Wise, a spine surgeon at Blue Ridge Orthopaedic and Spine Center in Warrenton, was honored Oct.

Business Ledger

October 16, 2015

Long & Foster/Webber & Associates in Winchester has announced the addition of two new agents, Jim Spring and Adam Still.

Retreat looks to cover emerging business trends

October 16, 2015

MIDDLETOWN – The Lord Fairfax Community College Small Business Development Center aims to educate the region about emerging trends at its 5th annual Small Business Development Retreat on Oct. 22.

Town dissolves Mayfest funding

October 15, 2015

STRASBURG – After months of deliberation and discussion, the Strasburg town council voted to dissolve the $8,000 Mayfest funding Thursday night.

Taste of Shenandoah expands for fifth year

October 15, 2015

MOUNT JACKSON – On Saturday, valley residents will have the opportunity to sample products from local farms, breweries and wineries in the fifth annual Taste of Shenandoah at Cave Ridge Vineyards.

Council tables inspection program discussion

October 13, 2015

FRONT ROYAL – Front Royal town council voted unanimously Tuesday night to table discussions of the possible creation of a building inspection program for the town.

Market embraces history, looks forward

Cameron Richard, from left, Debbie Fauble, Mary Richard, Kayla Lawrence and Eddie Richard stand behind a bin of Ida red apples at Richard's Fruit Market in Middletown. The business is celebrating 61 years of operation. Rich Cooley/Daily

October 9, 2015

STEPHENS CITY – Richard’s Fruit Market Stephens City has been an agritourism feature for 61 years in-part, as Owner and Operator Eddie Richard explained, “By being dependent on what Mother Nature gives you.”