Virginia’s unemployment rate grows 0.2 percentage point
October 21, 2011 4:15 PM
Virginia’s seasonably adjusted unemployment rate climbed 0.2 percentage point to 6.5 percent in September.
Stanley Furniture reports loss but sees improvement
October 20, 2011 5:02 PM
Gross margin improves for third consecutive quarter
U.Va.-Wise receives telehealth grant
October 20, 2011 4:41 PM
The University of Virginia’s College at Wise has received a $20,000 grant from the Verizon Foundation to develop a telehealth nursing curriculum.
Armada Hoffler to auction off 16 remaining condos at Virginia Beach development
October 19, 2011 5:37 PM
Minimum bids will range from $140,000 to $795,000 at The Residences at The Westin Virginia Beach Town Center
Construction begins on solar canopy at Washington & Lee
October 19, 2011 4:27 PM
Standard Solar Inc. has started construction on a 118-kilowatt solar canopy electricity project at Washington & Lee University.
Media General reports third-quarter loss
October 19, 2011 4:24 PM
Company had a loss of $29.8 million, or $1.32 a share in the third quarter, as a result of non-cash goodwill impairment of $26.6 million
Dominion touts energy savings
October 19, 2011 6:09 AM
Dominion Virginia Power is touting the effects of its voluntary Green Power program and discount program to purchase compact fluorescent light bulbs.
Regulatory input is one option in weighing mining moratorium, legislator says
October 18, 2011 6:20 PM
The General Assembly would have to lift a state moratorium for Virginia Uranium Inc. to mine and mill an estimated 119-million pound uranium deposit in Pittsylvania County
Study identifies more than 11,000 manufacturing jobs on the Peninsula
October 18, 2011 11:43 AM
Survey is the result of interviews with major manufacturers in region