Star Scientific patent claims approved for new curing method
March 02, 2012 6:46 AM
Star Scientific Inc. has received approval from the U.S. Patent & Trademark Office for patent claims for a tobacco curing method that is designed to reduce carcinogens in smokeless tobacco products.
Kaiser Permanente is expanding in Northern Virginia and other mid-Atlantic states
March 01, 2012 5:48 PM
Kaiser Permanente is expanding with new facilities and medical centers in the Maryland/Virginia/Washington, D.C. area.
Dulles businessman advocate for private firms
March 01, 2012 1:56 PM
David Guernsey, founder of Dulles-based Guernsey Office Products, is the new chairman of the National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB).
Students urge employers to hire one worker
March 01, 2012 11:56 AM
Regent University students are trying to get Virginia companies to hire at least one full-time or part-time employee each by June.
Floyd County considers wind-farm restrictions
March 01, 2012 11:50 AM
Hundreds of Floyd County residents became concerned when word got around that wind farms might be built on the ridgelines of local mountains.
Corporate expansion in Virginia
March 01, 2012 7:00 AM
Virginia announced 406 economic development projects last year that are expected to create 27,938 jobs and $3.3 billion in investment.