Sears Holdings Corp. eyes Washington metro region for possible corporate headquarters
June 20, 2011 1:35 PM
Sears Holdings Corp., owner of the Sears and Kmart retail chains, has been making inquiries about sites in the Washington area as it explores a possible headquarters relocation, according to The Washington Post.
Patrick Henry Hotel in Roanoke celebrates $20 million makeover on Thursday
June 20, 2011 1:31 PM
The Patrick Henry Hotel in downtown Roanoke will celebrate a $20 million renovation on Thursday with a 10 a.m. ribbon-cutting ceremony.
Justice Department approves legislative redistricting plan
June 17, 2011 7:18 PM
Redrawn districts can be used in upcoming primaries and November general election
Virginia Tech wins EcoCAR challenge
June 17, 2011 5:34 PM
A team of students from Virginia Tech won a three-year competition to design and build a fuel-efficient, environmentally friendly vehicle.
Balfour Beatty acquires Fru-Con
June 17, 2011 6:24 AM
Balfour Beatty Infrastructure Inc. has purchased Fru-Con, a water and wastewater infrastructure contractor from Germany-based Bilfinger-Berger.
CFA Institute to establish operations center in Charlottesville
June 17, 2011 6:23 AM
The CFA Institute will develop the soon-to-be former site of the Martha Jefferson Hospital in downtown Charlottesville to open an operations center.
High-performance computing center planned for Danville
June 16, 2011 2:07 PM
Noblis Inc. and Cray Inc. to develop Center for Applied High Performance Computing