Mortgage rates again hit all-time lows
October 04, 2012 5:33 PM
Mortgage rates again hit record lows this week on weak economic news and the Federal Reserve’s purchase of mortgage securities, according to Freddie Mac.
Skanska gets $80 million contract to build Children’s Pavilion in Richmond
October 04, 2012 1:57 PM
Skanska USA will build a new Children’s Pavilion on VCU campus in downtown Richmond.
Governor’s energy conference highlights expansion of nuclear plant and natural gas
October 03, 2012 7:34 PM
Construction on two new nuclear reactors in Georgia is a third complete.
12-acre travel center opens near Harrisonburg
October 01, 2012 9:50 PM
Knoxville, Tenn.-based Pilot Flying J recently opened a 12-acre travel center off U.S. 11, just south of I-81 Exit 251. In addition to offering gasoline, a diesel fueling station and a convenience store, the travel center features a Subway restaurant and showers for long-haul truckers passing through the Shenandoah Valley. The center employs 55 people.
Sentara teams up with Florida ‘telehealth’ provider
October 01, 2012 9:31 PM
Norfolk-based Sentara Healthcare has taken an equity stake in Florida “telehealth” firm MDLIVE and plans to use its technology to offer 24/7 medical consultations in Virginia by telephone and online video.