Massey says air samples taken before the mine blast were normal
April 27, 2010 11:42 AM
Massey Energy Co. says that air samples taken minutes before the deadly explosion at its Upper Mine Branch in West Virginia were normal.
Owens & Minor revenues remain steady
April 27, 2010 11:41 AM
Owens & Minor reported a 1.1 percent increase in revenues for the first quarter, saying sales during the quarter were hampered by lower utilization of health-care services.
Commercial real estate roundup, 4/26/10
April 26, 2010 4:47 PM
A Washington-based commercial real estate company has raised $21 million to acquire properties in key Southeastern markets. This and other real estate news from around the state:
General Dynamics receives $84 million contract for Medicare and Medicaid services
April 26, 2010 2:05 PM
General Dynamics Information Technology’s VIPS business sector has received an information technology contract to support a Retiree Drug Subsidy program for the Department of Health and Human Services.
Virginia Beach to close Lillian Vernon headquarters
April 26, 2010 2:04 PM
The new owner of Lillian Vernon plans to close its Virginia Beach operations by August 2011.
ODU official named business school dean at University of Richmond
April 23, 2010 3:32 PM
Nancy A. Bagranoff, an ODU accounting professor, will join the University of Richmond Robins School of Business on Aug. 9.
An expanded Virginia Museum of Fine Arts will ‘bring the world’ to Richmond
April 22, 2010 4:07 PM
Director says the museum will attract tourists and jobs to Richmond.
Student loan bill to force Sallie Mae to cut 2,500 jobs
April 22, 2010 10:26 AM
Student loan lender Sallie Mae saw its profit soar in the first quarter, but says it will lay off 2,500 workers.
Richmond’s Movieland named Top Project of the Year
April 21, 2010 10:00 PM
Greater Richmond Association for Commercial Real Estate honors 12 projects
Freddie Mac offers disaster relief for flood victims
April 21, 2010 4:03 PM
McLean-based Freddie Mac is offering mortgage help to families whose homes were affected by the recent floods in Rhode Island, Massachusetts, New Jersey and West Virginia.