In The News - Archives

Halloween event draws costumed crowd to South Boston


A Halloween Treat


South Boston to host annual trail of treats Saturday


eVince: Mary Bagwell Offering an Abundance at Southern Plenty


In yearly tradition, thousands drawn to festival in downtown South Boston


PHOTOS: 2018 Harvest Festival




Fun For Entire Family At South Boston Harvest Festival Saturday


South Boston Featured In Current September 2018 Issue of Showcase Magazine


Mary Bagwell of Southern Plenty takes Iron Chef Competition honors


Grants aim to keep entrepreneurs in South Boston


Governor Northam Announces $172,000 in Virginia Main Street Grants




Market to Celebrate 'Mater Sammich Day


Fireworks display concludes evening of Fourth festivities in South Boston


PHOTOS: South Boston celebrates July 4


ABC 13 - WSET Fireworks + Mother Nature in SoBo


Hospitality Workshop Coming July 12 in SoBo


Fourth of July Festivities Come With Fireworks


South Boston Ready to Show Off Red, White and Blue Spirit


450 attend South Boston Farmers Market celebration Saturday


South Boston Offers Classic Car Showcase


'Charlie Brown' Theme Selected for SoBo Parade


'Charlie Brown Christmas' Parade Theme Chosen


PHOTOS: South Boston Cruz-In


South Boston Cruz-In Features 200 Attractions


So Bo Brew Fest debuts Saturday


Council Studies Rotary Grant to Replace Bradford Pear Trees


Couple Wants Brewpub to Tap Into Rising Trend


South Boston Makes Plans to Allow Brewpubs, Microdistilleries


A Happenin Place! 


Disco-Themed Parade Ushers in Holiday Season for South Boston 


South Boston Goes Disco for Parade 


Small Business Saturday Delivers Retail Boost 


Saving the Randolph Before Congress Acts 


With Tax Program on Chopping Block, Localities Grapple With wWat Loss Could Mean to Economy 


PHOTOS: Christmas Open House 


Spreading the Cheer Downtown 


Christmas Open House Returns to Downtown South Boston on Sunday Afternoon 


Marching Proudly to Honor Heroes 


Parade, Celebration Honors Veterans 


Photos: Trail of Treats in South Boston 


Getting a Jump on Halloween 


Coffee Shop Takes a Bow- With Bows 


Southern Plenty, SBDC and a Plan- A Recipe for Success 


South Boston Launcing Trail of Treats 


250 Vehicles Cruise to SoBo 


Vehicles, crowds overwhelm Main Street for Cruz-In 


Southern Frills opens in downtown South Boston 


Downtown South Boston Cruz-In debuts Oct. 14 


Southern Frills cuts ribbon, celebrates opening 


Harvest Fest packs a crowd 


Boutique hotel on the way to downtown South Boston 


Perfect fall weather draws huge turnout for Harvest Festival 


So Bo gets $600,000 in tobacco money for hotel redevelopment 


KJ’s Cake Creations to host grand opening Sept. 9 in South Boston 


In South Boston, more than bricks and mortar 


More successes touted downtown 


Signs help tell story as uptick in activity seen in South Boston 


Hot Dog Days of Summer at SoBo Farmers Market 


South Boston Farmers Market hosts Community Cookout 


Disco to make triumphant return at SoBo Christmas Parade Dec. 2 


South Boston Christmas Parade goes disco 


Manager envisions more than produce sales for South Boston market 


Sweet Cee’s joins new shops downtown 


Sweet Cee’s third SoBo StartUp! business to open 


South Boston celebrates the Fourth of July with a bang 


Everyone loves a parade 


South Boston ready to show off its red, white and blue 


Let freedom ring and music play! 


So Bo Farmers Market holds grand opening 


Manna 'The Natural Experience' celebrates opening in SoBo 


Grand opening Saturday for So Bo Farmers Market 


Joe and a Bow opens in former laundry building 


South Boston Farmers Market hosts grand opening Saturday 


Organizers prepare for July 4 bash in South Boston 


Start-Up! winners get money to launch downtown ventures 


More than $50,000 awarded to winners in biz competition 


John Randolph Hotel project awarded $475,000 


Spaces for interested entrepreneurs still available in SoBo Start-Up! 


SoBo Start-Up Featured on WSET - The Heart of Virginia 


South Boston IDA applies for $500,000 grant to renovate John Randolph Hotel 


Grant to fund boat ramp as town eyes river as economic resource 


SoBo Start-Up kickoff draws strong interest 


South Boston Start Up kicks off six-week development boot camp 


South Boston eyeing July 4th bash 


Six-week business development boot camp kicks off in January 


Downtown gets in the holiday spirit 


PHOTOS: Annual Downtown South Boston Christmas Open House 


As holiday shopping madness sets in, movement spotlights local businesses 


Shop small: Nov. 28 will celebrate role small businesses play in helping economies thrive 


Governor McAuliffe Announces $300,000 in Virginia Community Business Launch Grants 


Fun for entire family at South Boston Harvest Festival Saturday 


A Dr. Seuss Christmas in store for annual Yule parade 

Historic Facilities see New Interest In South Boston 


Pop Up Plan For Business Growth? 


South Boston Focus on Small Business Saturday 


South Boston Harvest Festival 25th Anniversary this Saturday 


Destination Downtown hosts statewide Main Street training 


Concrete poured for Carter Green community space


Destination Downtown hosts Movies on Main, coat drive Friday


Artists paint the town red (and lots of other colors)


Destination Downtown garners high honor for efforts in revitalization


New Brick Historic Lofts wins special achievement award


Downtown South Boston's Fire Hydrant Walking Tour featured on the cover of Showcase Magazine


‘Carter Green’ first in series of downtown projects


Greenspace beautification project launched downtown


New banners going up in downtown South Boston


Destination Downtown, Town of South Boston receive awards for revitalization efforts


Destination Downtown reaps special honor


Tobacco warehouse transforms into apartments showcasing character, history


A Grand Welcome


New life for a landmark


Open house to celebrate loft project completion


New Brick Historic Lofts to cut the ribbon March 20


South Boston Chef Earns National Recognition


South Boston chef earns top honor


History has a home where golden leaf was once sold


Small Businesses on the Southside Prep for Holiday Shopping Season


South Boston Residents Brave the Cold to Kick-Off the Holiday Season


Historic Preservation on Main Street


Visioning session looks to future of South Boston


Going the extra mile to drive business to downtown


Developer upbeat on hotel’s potential


Officials in South Boston Work Towards Downtown Master Plan


First step to revitalize downtown: Get a plan


Ideas for downtown South Boston sought at meeting


As work begins, crews careful to preserve historic significance 


Historic Building Will Become Boutique Hotel in South Boston


Unique and boutique: Hotel renovation will be a step-by-step process


Restoring A Gem


South Boston receives $100,000 grant to purchase John Randolph Hotel


Grant will help revitalize derelict John Randolph Hotel 


South Boston Gallery Selling International Art Pieces


Developers Plan New Life for Old South Boston Warehouse


Apartments planned in old SoBo tobacco warehouse