Latino Film Fest at Court Square Theater

Court Square Theater will host the Latino Film Festival of Shenandoah Valley as it returns for its seventh year of entertainment.  The festival will run from October 1st through October 4th, 2009 and feature films from Mexico, Uruguay, and Honduras.  All films run in Spanish with English subtitles.  Tickets are available at the door for … Continue reading

Downtown In the News

Downtown Dominates DNR “Best of the Valley” Awards

Once again, Daily News-Record readers have shown their overwhelming support of downtown Harrisonburg shops, restaurants and other businesses with their votes in the annual “Best of the Valley” survey. Running away with the most honors is Clementine with EIGHT awards, including best renovation and best place to be seen. Harrisonburg Farmers’ Market made its first … Continue reading

Downtown In the News

Downtown H’burg: Model for Development, or Gentrified Sprawl?

Last week was an interesting week for downtown in the news.  On, Thanh Dang invited readers to nominate development projects for the Valley Conservation Council’s Better Models for Development Awards. Harrisonburg Downtown Renaissance board president Andy Perrine noted that the VCC’s principles of better development: conserve natural and scenic assets, maintain a clear edge, … Continue reading