Five Virginia metro areas showed economic growth in 2009
February 23, 2011 2:17 PM
Northern Virginia, Hampton Roads, Charlottesville, Harrisonburg and Winchester are among the few areas in the U.S. where gross domestic product increased..
RightNow adds staff as federal agencies prepare to move to the cloud
February 22, 2011 4:21 PM
The public sector division of RightNow in Reston has increased its staff by about 25 percent.
SCC gives businesses online options for filing additional forms
February 22, 2011 4:10 PM
The State Corporation Commission (SCC) has added features to its website that will make it easier for businesses to file forms.
A solar roof will help a Richmond courthouse go green
February 22, 2011 3:36 PM
Springfield-based Versar Inc. has installed a 500-solar panel roof on the Spottswood W. Robinson III and Robert R. Merhige Jr. U.S. Courthouse in Richmond.
Norfolk Southern to purchase 1,500 railcars to be made in Roanoke
February 21, 2011 1:45 PM
Norfolk Southern Corp. plans to buy 1,500 new coal railcars from FreightCar America’s Roanoke facility, which will create 200 jobs at the plant.
Commercial real estate roundup, 2/21/11
February 21, 2011 11:52 AM
Washington, D. C., continues to lead U. S. markets in commercial pricing recovery while Fairfax County gets a new apartment project.
Rosetta Stone says earnings won’t meet expectations
February 18, 2011 4:38 PM
U.S. consumer sales hurt by Borders' Chapter 11 reorganization
State economic development leader to resign
February 18, 2011 4:07 PM
Jeff Anderson, president and CEO of the Virginia Economic Development Partnership, will step down when a successor is named