Orbital Sciences snags a new launch worth $70 million
June 23, 2010 12:50 PM
Orbital Sciences Corp. in Dulles will assist NASA in a study of atmospheric carbon dioxide with a new launch in 2013.
Virginia claims two of the country’s fastest-growing areas
June 23, 2010 12:19 PM
Alexandria is the 5th fastest-growing city in the U.S., according to new population estimates from the U. S. Census Bureau.
Whole Foods Market opens its first onsite garden in Henrico County
June 22, 2010 5:11 PM
Grocery store plans to sell fresh produce from the garden in its Short Pump store
CSC lands $25 million agreement for record digitization
June 22, 2010 3:37 PM
The U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) has hired CSC to conduct scanning, indexing and file management operations at a records digitization facility.
Zygem acquires U.Va’s MicroLab Diagnostics
June 22, 2010 3:32 PM
Zygem Corp. Ltd. has acquired a University of Virginia biotech start-up that developed a technology to simplify DNA testing. MicroLab Diagnostics Inc. will continue operations in Charlottesville as a new business unit of the New Zealand-based company, which also has offices in California.
SNL Financial to open a Richmond area office in Henrico County
June 21, 2010 5:20 PM
To accommodate a growing Richmond work force, SNL Financial plans to open an office July 15 in the Innsbrook area
National survey shows $7 billion projected increase on summer vacations
June 21, 2010 4:57 PM
Stress given as No. 1 reason for taking time off