General Dynamics IT wins $146 million BRAC contract
May 24, 2010 6:05 PM
General Dynamics Information Technology has received a $146.2 million contract to implement information technology at the Washington Headquarters Services’ new headquarters at the Mark Center in Alexandria.
MeadWestvaco moving innovation center to Richmond
May 24, 2010 2:15 PM
MeadWestvaco is moving its Center for Packaging Innovation from Raleigh to Richmond, relocating 128 jobs to Virginia.
Commercial real estate round up, 5/24/10
May 24, 2010 7:00 AM
Law firms continue to expand in Washington, D.C., while National Public Radio selects Balfour Beatty as the builder for its new headquarters. This and other real estate news from around the state:
Virginia seasonal unemployment rate drops 0.1 percentage point in April
May 21, 2010 3:13 PM
Virginia's seasonally adjusted unemployment rate falls in April 2010 from March 2010 rate.
Community college tuition increases 7.5 percent
May 20, 2010 5:15 PM
The Virginia State Board of Community Colleges agreed Thursday to increase tuition by 7.5 percent, meaning the average student will pay an additional $225 each year.
Virginia ranks 33rd in new report on state-by-state tax savings from Child Tax Credit
May 20, 2010 4:41 PM
Tax Foundation analysis of IRS data shows average savings ranged from $342 in Utah to $104 in D.C.; factors such as marriage rates, income explain differences in average credit.
Hampton Roads-area tunnel advances to next phase of interim agreement
May 20, 2010 4:36 PM
VDOT moves public-private transportation project forward into second phase of development.