McDonnell signs economic development initiatives
April 07, 2011 5:47 PM
Gov. Bob McDonnell has signed the first part of his “Opportunity at Work” legislative package, as well as other economic development legislation.
Beer brewery wins top award for environmental excellence
April 06, 2011 6:49 PM
The recycling and sustainability program at MillerCoors Shenandoah Brewery won a top state award Wednesday.
Smithfield Foods considers bid for controlling interest in Spanish food company
April 06, 2011 2:39 PM
The acquisition would give Smithfield Foods an 87.6 percent controlling interest in Campofrio Food Group, a major European packaged meats company
Jones Lang LaSalle offers mobile access to its real estate research
April 06, 2011 2:36 PM
Jones Lang LaSalle unveiled Wednesday what it says is the first iPhone app to provide searchable access to global commercial real estate research.
Construction employment ticks up, but overall conditions remain weak
April 06, 2011 2:20 PM
Jobs added in 141 of 337 metro areas, including Richmond and Northern Virginia
Rosetta Stone launches Spanish learning course with James Madison University
April 06, 2011 1:33 PM
Students can receive college credit for Spanish 1 by taking a Rosetta Stone course.
Inland acquires Virginia Beach shopping center for $91 million
April 05, 2011 3:30 PM
Inland Real Estate Acquisitions Inc. has acquired Landstown Commons Shopping Center in Virginia Beach for $91 million.
NetWitness acquired by EMC
April 04, 2011 6:48 PM
NetWitness, one of Virginia’s fastest growing companies,has been acquired by Massachusetts-based EMC Corp., a giant in the field of IT technology.
Alpha Natural Resources meets antitrust conditions for Massey acquisition
April 04, 2011 6:44 AM
Alpha Natural Resources announced Saturday that it has met antitrust conditions necessary for its proposed $7.1 billion acquisition of Massey Energy Co.