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The Gaines Group Architectural Firm Opens Downtown

On September 1, 2009, The Gaines Group, PLC an architectural firm with more than 22 years of experience in Central Virginia will officially open its Harrisonburg, Virginia office to serve its growing clientele in the Shenandoah Valley. “We are opening our second office in Central Virginia because of the huge demand for green architectural design … Continue reading

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Harrisonburg Historian Donates Scrapbook Collection to Downtown Library

There are few people more valuable to downtown as Bob Sullivan. A former city planning director and resident of the Old Town Historic District, Bob is often one of the first people we go to when we want to know the background of a downtown building or event. His two-hour walking tour beginning at the … Continue reading

Downtown In the News / Meet a Downtownie

Arts Council Names New Director

From the Daily News-Record: Valley Arts Council Taps New Director Posted 2009-01-26 By Jeremy Hunt HARRISONBURG – Cecilia Carter Browne was drawn to the city’s downtown. When she found out she was in the running to take the helm at the Arts Council of the Valley, Carter Browne explored Harrisonburg and found the downtown to … Continue reading