New Sallie Mae partnership offers private education loan to NEA members
July 09, 2010 2:09 PM
The nation’s largest educators union offers new loan to help members and their families pay for college.
Massey Energy acquires West Virginia river barge facility
July 09, 2010 6:46 AM
Richmond-based coal company Massey Energy has acquired the Marmet Dock river barge loading facility from Kanawha River Terminals LLC.
Mortgage rates continue to reach new lows
July 08, 2010 5:13 PM
The average rate for a 30-year, fixed-rate mortgage dipped 0.1 percentage point to 4.57 percent last week, according to Freddie Mac.
SAIC receives Air Force cryptography contract
July 08, 2010 6:38 AM
Science Applications International Corp. of McLean has received a task order to design and manage software products for the Air Force’s communications security encryption.
Virginia Tech receives grant for nuclear education
July 07, 2010 5:21 PM
Grant adds two courses to online curriculum for nuclear engineering graduate certificate.
National Wine Bloggers conference to be held in Charlottesville
July 07, 2010 12:45 PM
Charlottesville selected as 2011 location for national conference.
Home cooling costs increase as much as 76 percent in June
July 06, 2010 3:17 PM
Dominion Virginia Power said the energy needed to cool a house in June this year could be as much as 76 percent higher than June 2009.