Despite rain, New Market brings in the yuletide season
December 7th, 2014
NEW MARKET– Despite the driving drops of rain, the Town of New Market kicked off the Christmas season with the eighth annual “Tis the Season” holiday celebration on Saturday.
Christmas shopping in New Market a mixed bag, retailers say
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
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.
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
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
New Market adding teeth to yard sale limit
October 21st, 2014
NEW MARKET — Town Council is adding teeth to an 18-year-old ordinance limiting homeowners to two yard sales per year.
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
New president takes over New Market’s Chamber of Commerce
September 30th, 2014
The New Market Chamber of Commerce has recently seen new leadership.
Festival celebrates New Market’s past
September 27th, 2014
NEW MARKET — Clyde Jenkins takes a strip of white oak wood and feeds it through the bottom of the basket in his hands.
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.
Foundation hopes for easement from New Market leaders
September 16th, 2014
NEW MARKET — The Shenandoah Valley Battlefields Foundation is hoping to preserve more hallowed ground with the addition of two properties totaling about 260 acres.
Traffic stop fugitive captured, turned over to immigration officials
September 11th, 2014
Law enforcement officials took a man into custody and turned him over to immigration officials after he eluded them on foot in the New Market area for several hours Thursday night.
New Market to host doggie pool party
August 26th, 2014
Perhaps the only thing that smells better than a wet dog…is an entire swimming pool filled with them.
Town announces enhancement grant recipients
August 19th, 2014
NEW MARKET — A total of $5,000 has been allocated through facade enhancement grants to beautify the town’s historic district.
Golf tournament funds scholarships for students
August 18th, 2014
They’re teeing off for a good cause.
Local farm seeks creative avenues to reach customers
August 13th, 2014
NEW MARKET — Charles and Anna Long, of Long Roots Farm, understand the true cost of food. They are trying to educate the public about it as well.
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.
Town to extend water line, obtain new easement
August 7th, 2014
The Town of New Market is moving closer to extending one of its water lines for the Clark Street water loop project.
Reading event to feature petting zoo
August 1st, 2014
Rebecca Sigler, 20, might have the best job in the world.