Work has begun on the mall renovation. This view faces south toward Cork Street. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Mackenna Bell, 2, and her brother Jedidiah Bell, 6, look over the fence on the mall Friday afternoon. Mackenna is held by her father Daryl Bell. Their mother is Jennifer Bell, Winchester's downtown manager.
Winchester City Manager Dale Iman and Mayor Elizabeth Minor address a crowd of officials and businesspeople Friday afternoon at the First Friday Dig on the Loudoun Street Mall. (Photo by Scott Mason/The Winchester Star)
Artist Eugene Smith looks out the second-floor window of his studio Friday afternoon as he views one of the excavators being used in the construction project on the Loudoun Street Mall.