• 3 people indicted on labor trafficking-related charges

    HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — Two Harrisonburg restaurant operators and a third person face federal charges related to labor trafficking and witness tampering. A superseding indictment unsealed Thursday says 47-year-old Maria Rosalba Alvarado McTague and 26-year-old…

  • James Madison board approves property acquisition

    HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — James Madison University plans to acquire an undeveloped 60-acre parcel in Harrisonburg. The university’s Board of Visitors on Friday approved buying the property for $4.3 million. The property is about 2…

  • Va. church song mentioning water precedes break

    HARRISONBURG, Va. (AP) — Members of a Harrisonburg church didn’t know they were being prophetic when they sang a song that mentioned water hours before a main broke near the building. The Daily News-Record (http://bit.ly/RGubMP…

  • Rosetta Stone layoffs mostly skip Arlington, hit Harrisonburg

    Layoffs announced Tuesday by Rosetta Stone Inc.,
    a maker of
    language-learning software, will mostly spare
    its Arlington
    headquarters, which will lose nine positions
    under organizational shifts the company is