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New state and local tax laws go into effect July 1


New state and local tax laws go into effect July 1

Beginning July 1, new state and local tax laws will go into effect. These laws include changes to taxes on tobacco products as well as retail sales.  […]

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bar seating to remain closed

no responses. June 22, 2020 News_one

Historic markers to be placed in Shenandoah, Clarke counties


Historic markers to be placed in Shenandoah, Clarke counties

Gov. Northam announced 20 newly approved new state highway historical markers that address topics of Black history in Virginia. One of the markers will be erected […]

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VDOT reports increase in unbelted and speed-related crashes during COVID-19 pandemic


VDOT reports increase in unbelted and speed-related crashes during COVID-19 pandemic

The Virginia Department of Transportation (VDOT) released new data revealing that while fewer people have been traveling on state roadways during the COVID-19 pandemic, speed and […]

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director of economic development and tourism

no responses. June 20, 2020 News_one

Clarke County plans to name permanent director of economic development, tourism next week


Clarke County plans to name permanent director of economic development, tourism next week

A new, full-time director of economic development and tourism for Clarke County is slated to be chosen next week. Four people were interviewed for the position […]

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VDH updates COVID-19 Dashboard to include more detailed race, ethnicity data


VDH updates COVID-19 Dashboard to include more detailed race, ethnicity data

The Virginia Department of Health‘s (VDH) COVID-19 Dashboard now includes more detailed information on race and ethnicity. The updated dashboard will provide a better look at […]

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Northam introduces Phase Three guidelines


Northam introduces Phase Three guidelines

Although Virginia will not enter into Phase Three of the “Forward Virginia” plan this week, Gov. Northam presented what the third phase of easing public health […]

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New area code coming to the 540


New area code coming to the 540

With available numbers in the 540 area code expected to be exhausted by 2022, a second area code – 826 – is coming to the region. […]

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clarke meal pickup

no responses. June 18, 2020 News_one

Clarke County Public Schools to continue meal pickup service through August


Clarke County Public Schools to continue meal pickup service through August

Clarke County Public Schools’ Food Service Department will continue offering its meal pickup service through Aug. 25. Anyone age 18 and under may pick up seven […]

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OpenAndSafeNSV

no responses. June 18, 2020 News_one

NSV COVID-19 Economic Response Team announces OpenAndSafeNSV campaign


NSV COVID-19 Economic Response Team announces OpenAndSafeNSV campaign

In an effort to unite and create solidarity among business owners in the region, the Northern Shenandoah Valley (NSV) COVID-19 Economic Response Team announced a new campaign, […]

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SBA reopens EIDL program


SBA reopens EIDL program

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) has reopened its Economic Injury Disaster Loan (EDIL) and EDIL Advance program to eligible applicants experiencing economic impacts due to […]

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Northam moves to make Juneteenth a state holiday


Northam moves to make Juneteenth a state holiday

Gov. Northam announced yesterday in a press conference that he will introduce legislation to make Juneteenth a state holiday. Virginia has long marked Juneteenth by issuing a […]

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Application period opens for Virginia Cooling Assistance


Application period opens for Virginia Cooling Assistance

Applications are now being accepted for Virginia’s Cooling Assistance program.  The program provides financial assistance for the purchase or repair of cooling equipment and/or payment of […]

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