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Thursday, June 22, 2017
HARRISONBURG, VA (June 14, 2017) – Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance (HDR) has big plans for this year’s Fourth of July festival in downtown Harrisonburg, including a better fireworks finale made possible by Sustainable Solutions, Jack Brown’s Beer & Burger Joint and Clementine Café. The fireworks show will begin at approximately 9:15pm from Westover Park. “The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Thursday, June 22, 2017
For the Perdue family, the need for new seats in the Arts Council of the Valley’s Court Square Theater has been a long time coming. “I’ve been nagging for the last 10 years,” chuckles Zack Perdue, one of the first donors to Court Square Theater’s Save a Seat campaign. A long-time supporter of the Theater, Perdue and his wife, Judy, had once joked about replacing a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, June 22, 2017
MASSANUTTEN, Virginia (June 20, 2017) — Massanutten Resort, a four season resort located only 11 miles from Harrisonburg, VA in the Shenandoah Valley, has created a brand new on-mountain culinary experience with the addition of Campfire Grill. Amplifying the eclectic array of seasonal & year-round dining options, Campfire Grill will debut June 21 st , 2017, offering family favorites ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Human Interest
Friday, June 09, 2017
Blue Ridge Bank is pleased to announce that it has established an endowment with the RMH Foundation. This endowment will support the RMH Foundation’s Institute for Nursing Excellence and Innovation. The $75,000 donation from Blue Ridge Bank will provide scholarships to Sentara RMH nurses who are working to obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree. “Like many members of our ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Community, Human Interest, Chamber, Education
Monday, June 05, 2017
LYNCHBURG, VA -- May 30, 2017 -- Bank of the James Financial Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: BOTJ), parent holding company for Bank of the James, was recently ranked among the 200 top performing community bank holding companies, banks, and thrifts in the nation by American Banker magazine. The ranking was based on a three-year average Return on Equity for 2014-2016 for publicly traded and SEC-reporting ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community, Economic
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, March 13, 2017
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE CONTACT: Mike Aulgur or Cammie Tutwiler or Preston Knight PHONE: (540) 578-0626 or (540) 435-6134 or (540) 820-0809 EMAIL: maulgur@svec.coop or ctutwiler@svec.coop or pknight@svec.coop SVEC Encourages Preparation for Winter Weather MT. CRAWFORD – With several inches of heavy, wet snow in the forecast for parts of Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative’s ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, February 02, 2017
For Release: February 2, 2017 Contact: Wesley B. Wampler Director, Marketing and Sales Phone: 540-248-6273 wamplerw@dixiegas.com Dixie Gas and Oil Corporation Appoints Safety & Regulatory Compliance Manager VERONA, VA – February 2, 2017 – Dixie Gas and Oil Corporation, a leading provider of propane and petroleum products in Western and Central Virginia, today announced that ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Press Release, Economic, Human Interest
Tuesday, January 31, 2017
Contact: Sharon Moore Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery, Inc. 540-568-8923 Fax: 540-568-8864 Sharon@c2bir.org Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery, Inc. announces their 2016 successes and a new Executive Director Harrisonburg, VA - January 25, 2017 - Approximately 5,000 people in the Central Shenandoah Valley Community are affected with brain injury. In 2016 Crossroads to Brain Injury Recovery ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Friday, June 17, 2016
For Immediate Release Contacts: Melanie Veith, Program Manager Explore More Discovery Museum 540-442-8900 Elizabeth Moretz Manager of Industry Relations Southeast United Dairy Industry Association, Inc. Cell: 828.406.9482 (Harrisonburg, VA, 6-16-2016) The Farm is coming to the City this summer! Visit Explore More Discovery Museum on Saturday, June 25! See attached flyer and event details below: ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Education, General News Article
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
Local Entrepreneur Named 2016 Young Retailer of the Year Chad Layman of Fine Earth recently sent the Chamber a letter regarding K9s for Warriors. We wanted to share it with our members and congratulate Chad, Fine Earth and our community on the support they are showing are Veterans! Chad also told the Chamber that in just over 2 weeks our community has raised over $50,000 for K9s for Warriors! I ...read more
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