Our Neon Coffee Cup is on the Road!

2017-07-19T17:15:28+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: News|

Hugh Wright Jr. of Wrights Iron Works supervised the removal of the sculpture, the sand blasting and structural repairs. Earlier this year several businesses and friends of downtown Orange got together for a project long in the making: restoring the neon coffee cup on top of the old Livery building (across the street [...]

Orange has a Coffee Shop!

2017-07-19T16:54:44+00:00 July 19th, 2017|Categories: New Business|

On the corner of Monrovia and Berry Hill, across from the Route 20 Market is where Orange County Roasters is opening their unique concept coffee bar called, "Stand up Coffee." Stand Up Coffee will be having its grand opening on July 24, 2017 at 6am.

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There is a Doctor in the House

2017-06-14T21:59:03+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Categories: Featured Business, News|

Dr. Dena Jennings General medicine, Osteopathic treatments, counseling and house calls since 1991 111 Short Street Orange, VA 22960 540.672.9000 Facebook: AskDrDena Dr. Dena Jennings So the first thing we need to know is what "osteopathic" medicine is. In Dr. Jennings explanation, "It's a medical system of care that promotes the body's innate [...]

Honoring One of Orange’s Sons

2017-06-14T21:48:31+00:00 June 14th, 2017|Categories: News|

Andrew Maples, Jr. In Grateful Memory of Captain Andrew Maples, Jr. WHO DIED IN THE SERVICE OF HIS COUNTRY In the Mediterranean Area, 26 June 1944 He stands in the unbroken line of patriots who have dared to die That freedom might live and grow and increase its blessings. Freedom lives and through [...]

Only Rain Down the Drain

2017-06-14T22:06:39+00:00 June 8th, 2017|Categories: News|

That's the title of a student project led by Orange County High School art teacher Ms. Jamie Yurasits. Featuring animals and fish that are either endangered or on a wildlife conservation plan the project will involve the colorful painting of at least 3 storm drains in downtown Orange. Ms. Yurasits was first approached with the [...]

Introducing My Avocado

2017-06-14T21:40:01+00:00 May 26th, 2017|Categories: New Business|

Majid Abedi, Owner ...and all the family! 540.360.4191 or 540.360.4086 So the good news is that My Avocado has opened. The not-so-good news is that it's opened with a very limited menu. That will be remedied later next week when everything will be in order with the food hot, fresh and ready to go and [...]

The 8th Annual Trashy Ribs & Brews Festival

2017-12-16T13:21:11+00:00 April 5th, 2017|Categories: Archive, Press Release|

It is almost time for the 8th Annual Trashy Ribs and Blues Festival. On Saturday, June 17th starting at 5 pm and going until 10 pm, the Trashy Ribs and Blues Festival will take place in downtown Orange on Short Street next to the train station. Bring the family, friends, neighbors, and anyone else who [...]

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Melrose Antiques and Interiors

2017-03-12T16:56:26+00:00 March 12th, 2017|Categories: Featured Business, News|

Ok, so it's not always easy to remain impartial when dealing with certain people in town. For many different reasons some folk are truly more special to us than others. I really like Gale. Even when we talk about something that makes her sad she's still happy. She's one of our town's smartest working, happiest, [...]

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The American Woodmark Foundation

2017-03-04T10:51:24+00:00 March 4th, 2017|Categories: News|

The American Woodmark Foundation recently offered sponsorship support to the ongoing activities of the Orange Downtown Alliance. Foundation members L to R: Karen Sadler-Bower, Candy Beauchamp, Allen Fotusky, Greg Conley, ODA Director Jeff Curtis, Aaron Ballew, Tonya Roebuck. The American Woodmark Foundation has been a constant contributor to downtown Orange.  The Orange Downtown [...]

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