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Safe shopping tips for at the store or online
November 29, 2018

Please join in singing, to the tune of the “Jingle Bells” chorus: Continue Reading >

Local street religious festival set for Friday
November 26, 2018

The local La Posada street religious festival, set for Friday in uptown Martinsville, is more than a commemoration of the biblical journey that Joseph and Mary made from Nazareth to Bethlehem in search of a safe refuge for the birth of Jesus. Continue Reading >

Customers brave cold weather to support local restaurants Saturday
November 24, 2018

A cold, rainy day didn’t stop many local residents from visiting uptown Martinsville on Small Business Saturday. Continue Reading >

Halloween comes to Uptown Martinsville
October 31, 2018

Children and their families poured into Uptown Martinsville Wednesday afternoon, with more than 30 groups giving out candy as part of the city's annual 'Trick-or-Treat event. Continue Reading >

Fresh Match program grows in Martinsville
October 25, 2018

MARTINSVILLE-This season, the Martinsville Fresh Match program generated the most interest since its creation. City Council members heard about the program, among other items, during a presentation Tuesday by Lisa Fultz from the Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce. Continue Reading >

Practice Makes Perfect: Deputies, EMS answer lip sync challenge
October 3, 2018

MARTINSVILLE – Martinsville first responders and others have thrown their hat into the ring on this year’s hot internet fad, the lip sync challenge video. Continue Reading >

Uptown Pinball Helps Non-Profits
September 28, 2018

Area nonprofits looking for a fun way to fund-raise need look no further than Uptown Pinball. Continue Reading >

MHC Chamber of Commerce Business Appreciation Awards
September 28, 2018

Several local businesses and business professionals were honored at the Martinsville-Henry County Chamber of Commerce Business Appreciation Luncheon. Continue Reading >

New Restaurant in Uptown
July 10, 2018

A new option for Uptown ~ Kafenio.... Continue Reading >

Shindig ~ An Uptown Bistro & Catering
July 10, 2018

What happens when two Uptown businesses merge? Continue Reading >

The 2018 TGIF Summer Concert Schedule begins June 15th
June 29, 2018

The TGIF band lineup will be Pizazz Band on June 15, The Holiday Band on July 20 and The Worx on Aug. 17. All dates are Fridays. Continue Reading >

Cinco de Mayo Festival Returns to Martinsville
May 31, 2018

The annual Cinco de Mayo festival in Uptown Martinsville... Continue Reading >

Uptown Pinball Expands Again
May 31, 2018

Uptown Pinball is continuously growing.... Continue Reading >