December 10, 2008 9:32 AM
Genworth Financial announced it had reached a definitive agreement to purchase InterBank of Minnesota.
December 09, 2008 9:31 AM
The Tribune Co., parent company of the Daily Press newspaper in Newport News, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday.
December 09, 2008 9:26 AM
APM Terminals could receive $1 million from the state and City of Portsmouth for construction of its $450 million marine terminal, according to The Virginian-Pilot.
December 08, 2008 9:33 AM
Construction continues on the Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon despite the economic downturn.
December 05, 2008 12:45 PM
Circuit City Stores Inc. employees laid off last month will continue to receive a paycheck and benefits.
December 04, 2008 9:13 AM
Credit card and banking company Capital One Financial Group is planning to buy Chevy Chase Bank, a major bank in the Washington, D.C.-area, according to The Washington Post.
December 04, 2008 9:12 AM
The Federal Transit Administration has approved its share for the extension of Metrorail to Dulles International Airport, a move that almost guarantees the $5.2 billion project will become a reality.
December 03, 2008 9:22 AM
The Virginian-Pilot is off the market until credit conditions improve.
December 02, 2008 9:07 AM
Valley Financial Corp. of Roanoke has received tentative approval for a $16 million investment from the federal government, according to The Roanoke Times.
December 01, 2008 5:25 PM
The Dow Jones Industrial Average plunged 680 points Monday on the official proclamation that the country is in a recession and a series of bad economic news announcements. Virginia stocks followed suit.