Automotive supplier to consolidate operations in Newport News, creating 318 jobs
December 15, 2008 11:45 AM
An automotive supplier announced Monday it will move its South Carolina manufacturing operations to its Newport News site, creating 318 new jobs.
Gildan closes Hillsville knitting plant
December 12, 2008 11:03 AM
Canadian-based Gildan Activewear announced Thursday it would close its knitting plant in Hillsville, laying off 180 employees.
Daily Press’ parent company files for bankruptcy
December 09, 2008 11:31 AM
The Tribune Co., parent company of the Daily Press newspaper in Newport News, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday.
APM Terminals could receive $1 million for Portsmouth investment
December 09, 2008 11:26 AM
APM Terminals could receive $1 million from the state and City of Portsmouth for construction of its $450 million marine terminal, according to The Virginian-Pilot.
Abingdon hospital site work continues despite financial downfall
December 08, 2008 11:33 AM
Construction continues on the Johnston Memorial Hospital in Abingdon despite the economic downturn.
Capital One to purchase Chevy Chase Bank
December 04, 2008 11:13 AM
Credit card and banking company Capital One Financial Group is planning to buy Chevy Chase Bank, a major bank in the Washington, D.C.-area, according to The Washington Post.