Planning Commission OKs village proffer amendment

September 26, 2016

The Middletown Planning Commission issued its final stamp of approval Monday on a proffer amendment from the Village at Middletown before sending its recommendation to the council to accept.

Shaffer’s to expand to Middletown

September 9, 2016

Shaffer’s Barbecue and Catering, a Woodstock institution, will expand its reach when Matt Shaffer opens Shaffer’s Barbecue and Market in Middletown. The restaurant, near Belle Grove, is scheduled to be up and running by early October.

Comstock tours facility, explains deregulation plans

Rep. Barbara Comstock, left, speaks with Paul Vitagliano, right, vice president and general manager of Thermo Fisher Scientific in Middletown, during a tour on Tuesday.  Rich Cooley/Daily

July 26, 2016

MIDDLETOWN – Representative Barbara Comstock (R-Va.) toured the recently expanded Thermo Fisher Scientific facility Tuesday and laid out plans to try to loosen regulations on business to help foster innovation and growth.

Town Council to keep taxes the same

June 13, 2016

For the fourth year in a row, Middletown residents’ taxes will stay the same following Town Council’s unanimous adoption of the 2016-2017 $2.3 million budget on Monday.

Lost dog found safe

Mary Ann Sellers, of Middletown, holds Savannah, a German shepherd pit bull mix, who was found Monday after a vehicle crash on May 27 at the Cedar Creek bridge near Strasburg. Sellers used the scent of the owner's clothing to eventually lure the dog to Cedar Creek Campground where she picked Savannah up Monday morning.  Rich Cooley/Daily

June 6, 2016

Savannah, a 6-year-old pit bull German shepherd mix rescue, was rescued yet again after 11 days on the loose thanks in part to efforts from Middletown resident MaryAnn Sellers, who took over the search after efforts from a professional dog tracker were unsuccessful.