Kaine proposes increase in income tax, repeal of car tax
December 21, 2009 5:28 PM
Gov. Timothy M. Kaine has proposed a budget that would eliminate the local car tax, but boost state income tax by 1 percent.
ManTech to acquire Sensor Technologies
December 21, 2009 5:09 PM
Fairfax-based ManTech International Corp. announced Monday that it will acquire Sensor Technologies Inc. for $242 million.
Ahold to purchase Ukrop’s for $140 million
December 17, 2009 4:15 PM
Ukrop’s Super Markets Inc., Richmond’s home-grown, family-owned grocery chain, will be sold to a Giant-Carlisle, a division of the Dutch supermarket group Ahold.
ManTech awarded for support to Guard, Reserve employees
December 17, 2009 1:14 PM
Fairfax-based defense contractor ManTech International Corp. has been recognized for its support of employees serving in the U.S. National Guard and Reserves.
Montgomery to appeal intermodal decision to Virginia Supreme Court
December 16, 2009 11:15 AM
The Montgomery County Board of Supervisors will continue to fight construction of a Norfolk Southern intermodal rail yard in Elliston.
Surry planners recommend coal power plant
December 15, 2009 11:23 AM
The Surry County Planning Commission has recommended approval of a coal-fired power plant to the Dendron Town Council and Surry’s Board of Supervisors, according to The Virginian-Pilot.
Commercial real estate round up
December 14, 2009 5:28 PM
In a public-private deal, Virginia Commonwealth University announced today that it will begin work soon on a new $158.6 million School of Medicine education building. This and news about other projects from around the state.