EDA uses incentive grants, economic development zones, and conversation to boost small businesses

Liz Kirchner communitnews@ourvalley.org Moe's Southwest Grill, and Pazar are the first recipients of the Economic Development Authority's economic incentive grants designed to promote small business development...

Radford’s business community talks shop

Liz Kirchner communitynews@ourvalley.org Workshops, parking, landlords, and building a middle-income citizenry were among the subjects explored at a business forum hosted by the Radford Chamber of...

Horton throws his hat into the ring

He is the second person to announce his candidacy in the upcoming mayoral race. Sam Wall editor@ourvalley.org Radford Chamber of Commerce President David Horton announced his intention...

RCPS begins new employee recognition program

Radford City Schools is asking community members help recognize school employees for a job well done. At Tuesday’s Radford City School Board meeting, the first...

Radford University to honor and celebrate Martin Luther King Jr. during weeklong event

Radford University continues to honor the lasting legacy of Martin Luther King Jr. with a weeklong series of special events. On Jan. 15, students will...

River Valley Disability Resource Center workshop, Jan. 26

The New River Valley Disability Resource Center will host a free informational workshop on legal issues impacting people with disabilities presented by the disAbility...

RU to host ‘Is War Ever Justifiable’ debate Feb. 12

The Peace Studies Program at Radford University is presenting an evening debate asking “Is War Ever Justifiable?” from 7–9 p.m. Monday, Feb. 12 on...

Megabus discontinues service to the New River Valley

Liz Kirchner communitynews@ourvalley.org The New River Valley is losing the Megabus service beginning today. Megabus currently connects Washington, DC to Christiansburg to Knoxville and Chattanooga, Tennessee....

Brown announces retirement, Marshall to make mayoral run

Heather Bell Contributing writer After 16 years as a Radford City Council member and mayor, Dr. Bruce Brown is leaving public office at the end of...

Chamber of commerce to host the first of many ‘Community Conversations’ Thursday night

The meetings are a way for citizens to share their input on how to improve Radford. Liz Kirchner communitynews@ourvalley.org People who have constructive ideas about city and...