A new Starbucks opened on Route 11 Friday and may cause trouble for local coffee businesses.
The move may affect a popular mom-and-pop produce shop, Herman’s, which used to be in the same area as Cattlemen’s.
Local restaurants receive fresh ingredients at least weekly from farms in Rockbridge County.
Tyson is closing plants in Glen Allen, Virginia and Van Buren, Arkansas on May 12. The plants employ more than 1,600 people.
Katana started as a food truck and is now a dine-in restaurant.
The Community Table’s leaders are exploring plans to reach and serve more in-need residents.
About 10% of Rockbridge County households are food insecure. But about 50% of Rockbridge County Public Schools students qualify for free and reduced meals.
A Tru by Hilton hotel, a Starbucks and a Dunkin’ are moving to the Route 11 corridor.
Historic downtown Lexington is experiencing changes that signal economic stability to some. Businesses are expanding and some are launching for the first time.
One side said Baker Jack Phillips violated the state’s anti-discrimination law by refusing to make a cake celebrating a gender transition.