Local unemployment rates followed Virginia’s lead, dropping about a half-percentage point in September compared to August, according to figures released Wednesday by the Virginia Employment Commission.
H. L. Lang & Co. has been in business for over 120 years, since 1885, and continues to take pride in retaining age-old traditions while keeping pace with the modern means of retailing.Tom King, is the current owner, a Master Jeweler, and member of the Independent Jewelers Organization. The IJO has a current membership of 850 independent retail jewelry stores, and provides educational seminars, marketing tools, and access to well over one hundred jewelry vendors. Two conventions a year are offered where you may connect with old friends and take advantage of the programs.Lang’s history goes back to the days when Henry L. Lang, an engraver and watchmaker by trade, who came to Staunton in 1885 and opened a jewelry store on property he purchased on the corner of Beverley and Augusta Streets. He sold this building in 1895 and moved his store to its present location at 11 West Beverley Street in Staunton, Virginia.Mr. Lang was a gifted engraver who took pride in his work and was also one of the first licensed optometrists in Virginia. He operated his business as a jeweler and an optometrist for 55 years. Mr. Lang served on Staunton City Council for a number of years, was as an active Mason, and served as an Elder in the First Presbyterian Church until his death in early 1940.Mr. George M. Rhodes purchased H.L. Lang & Co. from Mr. Lang’s estate, in 1940, where-upon he hired his two sons-in-law, Walter M. Dixon, and William Wilson to manage the business for him.In 1966, Mr. Wilson left Lang’s and purchased a store of his own, in Harrisonburg, Virginia. In the same year, Mr. Dixon purchased the business from Mr. Rhodes, and in 1968 hired his son-in-law, Thomas W. King to come and work with him.H.L. Lang & Co. has had four owners since the business began, and continues to carry on the tradition of having fine jewelry lines and quality designer pieces, to complement its traditional jewelry selections.The store has been redecorated and it’s cases rearranged, to better display the jewelry for customers ease of viewing. The fine old mahogany showcases that were originally made for the store, are still as impressive and elegant today as they were 100 years ago.We welcome you to come in and see for yourself.
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Spring Creek is a carefully-planned, amenity-filled gated community that is perfectly nestled in the Piedmont of Virginia. Homes are priced from the mid $200s. The community has breathtaking views rolling hills, and woods that offer privacy within the community. Enjoy the convenience of nearby restaurants and major retail at The Shops at Spring Creek and an easy drive to Charlottesville (15 min), Short Pump in Western Richmond (45 min), and Fredericksburg (1 hr). Our residents also enjoy the convenience of the nearby hotel, medical and professional offices that are in the Spring Creek Business Park. Our residents with school-age children have a variety of top-ranked public and private schools close to home to choose from. Spring Creek is the gem of Louisa County offering the best in amenities, convenience, security, and privacy for the homebuyer that is just starting out, starting their family or enjoying their retirement years—there’s something for everyone. Take comfort in 24-hour gated security, love being a part of a community that showcases an award-winning golf course and our NEW 17,667 sq. ft. Clubhouse with: A full service restaurant and bar Golf pro shop State-of-the-art golf locker rooms Event space for golf tournaments and private events. 9,500 sq. ft. Spring Creek Sports Club with 25-meter salt water pool, fitness center with sauna, catering kitchen, banquet rooms, snack shop, tennis, basketball, street hockey, and playground. Miles of paved walking and hiking trails Spring Creek Golf Course was recently recognized as the only residential golf course in Virginia to make the Top 100 by Golf Week. Buy now, build later—while choosing your own builder. Golf and conservation lots now available for purchase. For information or a private tour of the community contact Spring Creek Realty 540-832-2444 181 Club House Way, Zion Crossroads VA 22942 www.springcreekliving.com
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