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.
From stirred pot to 49-acre campus
October 01, 2012 9:25 PM
Globa/Local - Sabra Dipping Co.’s expansion through an international joint venture changed the world of hummus forever — and brought the company’s manufacturing headquarters to Chesterfield in 2010.
Report says uranium mining would benefit region
October 01, 2012 5:57 PM
A new report says a proposed uranium mining and milling operation in Pittsylvania County would not affect the locality’s economic competitiveness.
Third annual Governor’s Conference on Energy gets underway Tuesday
October 01, 2012 5:45 PM
Conference will be held Oct. 2 - Oct. 4 at Greater Richmond Convention Center.
College health center has regional purpose
October 01, 2012 5:03 PM
A facility being built at the University of Virginia’s College at Wise is expected to affect the health of Southwest Virginia residents as well as students.
The Loudoun Hounds strike a deal for a new baseball stadium
October 01, 2012 4:07 PM
5,500-seat stadium will be centerpiece of One Loudoun project.