Gannett doubles profit in second quarter
July 16, 2010 5:50 PM
A tax benefit and revenue increases in digital and broadcast segments helped Gannett Co. double its profit during the second quarter.
Many small business owners in Virginia support clean energy climate legislation
July 15, 2010 5:33 PM
A new poll says Virginia’s small business owners favor proposed clean energy climate legislation as a way to restart the economy and create jobs.
News is good for commercial real estate: CoStar says office markets have bottomed
July 15, 2010 4:47 PM
In a mid-year report, CoStar Group says that fundamentals in U.S. office markets appear to have stabilized and are headed toward recovery.
SCC lowers APCo rate increase
July 15, 2010 3:51 PM
The Virginia State Corporation Commission said Thursday that Appalachian Power Co.’s base rates should be increased approximately $61.5 million, less than half of the $154 million the utility had requested.
Yarn manufacturer to create 60 jobs in Mecklenburg
July 15, 2010 11:40 AM
Régitex USA LLC will open a yarn manufacturing plant in Mecklenburg County, creating 60 jobs.
CSC secures $224 million U.S. Army task order
July 14, 2010 1:41 PM
Falls Church-based CSC announced today that the U.S. Army chose the company to provide technical and engineering support for its Aviation and Missile Research Development and Engineering Center.
Babcock & Wilcox joins Bechtel to form nuclear power alliance
July 14, 2010 12:57 PM
Babcock & Wilcox Nuclear Energy Inc. and Bechtel Power Corp. announced an alliance Wednesday to commercialize B&W’s small nuclear power plants.