New Market

Consigning artisans

Debbie Oden, owner of Mystic Willow, shows off one of the stuffed animals on consignment at her shop. Photo by Henry Culvyhouse

April 17, 2015

NEW MARKET — It all started two years ago with a basket full of mulberries on a warm summer afternoon, Debbie Oden said.

Tourney to raise battlefield funds

April 2, 2015

A new golf tournament fundraiser organized by the Shenandoah Valley Battlefield Foundation is set to tee off this Saturday.

Valley Wine Cellar set to close

March 26, 2015

The Valley Wine Cellar, a retail outlet for North Mountain Vineyard & Winery, of Maurertown, will be closing its doors this weekend.

Roaster arrives at local cafe

Monty Ruckman, owner of Jackson's Corner Café and Cabin Creek Roasters, stands next to his new Toper bean roaster.  Henry Culvyhouse/Daily

March 20, 2015

NEW MARKET—A local coffee shop is in the process of installing a coffee roaster on site, consolidating the business’s retail roasting and café operations into one location.

New Market picks new chief

Chris Rinker

March 16, 2015

The town of New Market officially appointed Sgt. Chris Rinker as its new chief of police Monday night.

Chamber celebrates service, success

New Market Chamber of Commerce Vice President Carol Palmer, presents the "Business of the Year" award to Dale and Tommy Heppner of The Old General Store. Henry Culvyhouse/Daily

March 13, 2015

NEW MARKET — More than 40 local business and community leaders gathered at the banquet hall of the Quality Inn in New Market this week to celebrate the town’s chamber of commerce award dinner.

Valley bracing for the storm

Michael Guiliani, an associate at Ramsey True Value Hardware Store in Front Royal, carries a load of plastic sleds into the store on Wednesday.  Rich Cooley/Daily

March 4, 2015

The National Weather Service has placed the entire Northern Shenandoah Valley under a winter storm warning from 10 p.m. Wednesday through 7 p.m. Thursday.

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 17, 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 16, 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.

Man found dead in New Market inn

February 9, 2015

A man was found dead at the New Market Blue Ridge Inn on Sunday afternoon, according to Major Scott Proctor of the Shenandoah County Sheriff’s Office.

Valley tourism goes international

January 30, 2015

Shenandoah County Tourism has been actively and aggressively expanding its marketing reach in the last 12 months.