U.Va. fiasco raises new questions about how college board members are selected
October 30, 2012 2:49 PM
The University of Virginia had never seen anything like it.
Local airports earn their wings
October 30, 2012 2:42 PM
In the fields outside Weyers Cave in Augusta County, the lowing of cattle occasionally mixes with the droning sound of a twin-engine Cessna or the screech of a jet airliner.
With shrinking budgets, federal agencies expect IT vendors to get more creative
October 30, 2012 2:34 PM
Federal agencies are asking IT vendors, many of them located across the Northern Virginia suburbs, for the same type of efficient, low-cost products that their customers — the taxpayers — have come to expect from private companies like Google, Apple, Microsoft, Facebook, AT&T, Verizon and T-Mobile.
Old courthouse to become firm’s headquarters
October 30, 2012 2:27 PM
Innovative Wireless Technologies officials say the company got a deal when it purchased the former Lynchburg federal courthouse for its headquarters.
Firm grows by ‘co-selling’ with others
October 30, 2012 1:58 PM
The immixGroup has been getting a lot of that attention lately, although the credit has to go to its performance rather than its oddball typography.
Drive-in theater seeks help in going digital
October 30, 2012 1:35 PM
The Family Drive-In Theatre on U.S. 11 south of Stephens City is asking patrons to help with the costs of going digital.
More wind turbines to trim energy needs
October 30, 2012 1:04 PM
STIHL Inc. hopes to generate power and help reduce energy consumption at its Virginia Beach campus by adding more wind turbines.
Business cycle goes at slow pace in South America
October 30, 2012 1:00 PM
Gary Saunders, president of Timber Truss Housing Systems in Salem, loves Chile’s natural beauty, seeing Chilean palm trees and snow-capped mountains in the same view.
Apartment boom expected to double Richmond area’s multifamily inventory
October 30, 2012 12:56 PM
Demand for downtown-area apartments has skyrocketed, and developers are building inventory at exponential speed, driven by historic tax credits and city tax abatement incentives.
More businesses are going mobile and using share plans to defray cost
October 30, 2012 12:45 PM
Increasingly, companies worldwide are integrating mobile devices into their businesses, and they’re taking advantage of new share plans to defray the cost.