News for Chamber

Thursday, April 20, 2017
Timberville, VA – F&M Bank is partnering with 14 local elementary schools in Shenandoah, Page, Rockingham and Augusta Counties to celebrate Teach Children to Save Day with savings education lessons throughout the months of April and May. More than 1,300 local students will enhance their understanding of making smart spending decisions. Students also will learn the value of saving money ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Five Wharton Aldhizer & Weaver PLC attorneys have been named Virginia Super Lawyer/Rising Stars for 2017. Four attorneys were named Super Lawyers, which is an annual publication only selecting five percent of the attorneys in the state to be included in their select list. WAW also had an attorney named to the Rising Stars list. Rising Stars are attorneys under the age of 40 or in practice ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Thursday, April 20, 2017
Harrisonburg, VA – Gravity Group, a local brand and marketing group, celebrated its 25 th year in business by turning the tables on itself and undertaking a brand assessment that resulted in a new brand identity and website. “We started this process because our brand identity and website were in need of an update – they didn’t reflect the company that we’d ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, April 18, 2017
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic, General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, April 11, 2017
Asha Harris and Kayla Wright, Gold Star Award Girl Scouts and Harrisonburg High School Seniors, will renovate areas of the Family Services and Emergency Shelter. Local business and community members will participate with Asha and Kayla in a renovation of the The Salvation Army Harrisonburg’s Family Services and Emergency Shelter. Asha and Kayla have put a great deal of effort and a lot of ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber
Tuesday, March 28, 2017
Bank of the James has announced the promotion of Scott Brown (NMLS# 1462297) to Vice President and Mortgage Loan Officer. Mr. Brown joined Bank of the James in February 2016 with seven years of mortgage industry experience including five years with SunTrust Mortgage, Inc. Mr. Brown was also employed with Sysco of Virginia as a Marketing Associate. Mr. Brown graduated from Spotswood High School ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Economic
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, June 09, 2016
IT Decisions is pleased to announce their relocation to a new purpose-built office space in the heart of downtown Harrisonburg, located at 139 N. Liberty St. in the historic Hess Furniture Building. The new suite provides our staff and customers with more convenience and space for easy access and meetings, while allowing us to implement an exceptional level of security by implementing the latest ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
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
Categories: Community, General News Article, Papers/Research, Chamber, Education, Human Interest, Press Release
Wednesday, April 27, 2016
For Immediate Release CONTACT: J. Michael 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 Announces Plans for New Rockingham Office Facility MT. CRAWFORD – Shenandoah Valley Electric Cooperative (SVEC) announced today its intention to construct a new office ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Human Interest, Press Release, Community, Education, Papers/Research