New Market

Christmas shopping in New Market a mixed bag, retailers say

Tony Suarez, owner of the Christmas Gallery, straightens his wares on a cold, rainy December afternoon. Suarez has been in business since 1977.  Henry Culvyhouse/Daily

December 6th, 2014

NEW MARKET–The Town of New Market invited area businesses to hold open houses for their customers on Saturday as part of the town’s holiday celebration. The unrelenting rain may have kept some Christmas shoppers away.

Wintry weather rolls back into area

Allen Gochenour, lead electrician for Ortts Electric Service in Edinburg, left, and his helper Josh Giouard, right, install this snowman on top of the Woodstock Shopping Center on Monday as a storm system starts to move in. Rich Cooley/Daily

December 2nd, 2014

On the heels of the season’s first snowstorm, some parts of the Northern Shenandoah Valley could see more winter weather this week. Rain and sleet should start to fall tonight, and then freezing rain on Tuesday.

Officials pass water resolution

November 21st, 2014

FRONT ROYAL–The Northern Shenandoah Valley Regional Commission passed a resolution Thursday evening to endorse adding a water supply and quality planning special assessment to its 2016 fiscal year budget.

Outdoor artists

November 3rd, 2014

Rodney Woodson, left, and Donald Custer, right, both of Woodstock, paint the side of this home on South Congress Street in New Market on a recent fall morning. Rich Cooley/Daily

House work

November 2nd, 2014

C.H. Dodson works on replacing the weathered lumber on the front porch of this home along South Congress Street in New Market recently. Rich Cooley/Daily

A colorful day

October 16th, 2014

Jim Stevenson, of Mount Jackson and an employee of the Virginia Museum of the Civil War, strolls along the Bushong Farm at New Market Battlefield Park on a fall morning. Rich Cooley/Daily

Timberville council OKs new Walmart

September 19th, 2014

On Thursday, town leaders in Timberville approved the construction of a new Wal-Mart after several months of discussion and planning.

The Route 11 Yard Crawl begins

August 8th, 2014

NEW MARKET — Those involved with the Route 11 Yard Crawl are reporting that this year, the 10th anniversary could mark the largest event ever.