Middle Border Forward to reveal Vision 2035 results at bash next week

November 29, 2017

A year long project that involved 1,200 people is springing the Southside into the future.

500 bikes to be given out

November 22, 2017

A collaboration in Southside will provide a bike to at least 500 kids this holiday season.

Is the precision machining jobs pipeline working?

November 5, 2017

Is the precision machining jobs pipeline working?

It never fails that when I’m out in the community, I’m asked questions — about the River District, about The Health Collaborative, about Make More Happen and many other initiatives the Danville Regional Foundation has invested in over the years.

Most recently, the questions posed to me have been, “Can you tell me how many jobs precision machining has actually brought to the area?” and “Is this precision machining thing working?”

Ringgold Rail Trail updates complete

October 25, 2017

After six months of work, the updates to the Ringgold Rail Trail, a railroad turned walking and biking trail, are finished — for now.

Celebrating diversity goal of ‘Stories of Middle Border’

October 19, 2017

They’re young and no-so-young, different nationalities, races, religions and sexual orientations; some were born here, others moved here from all over the country and world.