National recognition sought for coal route
October 28, 2010 8:00 AM
Tourism and economic development officials in Southwest Virginia are taking steps to get national recognition for the 325-mile Virginia Coal Heritage Trail.
October 27, 2010 6:01 PM
The newly passed Clean Water Act charged localities with protecting streams from heavy rains that raced off roads, roofs and other man-made surfaces.
Health Diagnostic Laboratory to expand in Richmond, creating 213 new jobs
October 27, 2010 4:12 PM
Health Diagnostic Laboratory Inc. (HDL) plans to invest $4.2 million to expand its Richmond operation, creating 213 new jobs.
MeadWestvaco reports loss on restructuring charges
October 27, 2010 12:46 PM
MeadWestvaco Corp. reported a increase in sales in the third quarter but ended with a loss because of discontinued operations.
Marriott Marquis convention hotel to break ground in November
October 26, 2010 7:53 PM
A four-star, $520 million headquarters hotel for the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C., will finally begin construction.