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.
Metrorail to Dulles plan clears major hurdle
December 04, 2008 11:12 AM
The Federal Transit Administration has approved its share for the extension of Metrorail to Dulles International Airport, a move that almost guarantees the $5.2 billion project will become a reality.
Virginia banks seek help from federal bailout
December 02, 2008 11:07 AM
Valley Financial Corp. of Roanoke has received tentative approval for a $16 million investment from the federal government, according to The Roanoke Times.