Advance Auto Parts reports 7 percent increase in profit
August 13, 2009 1:01 PM
The Roanoke-based automotive retailer reported sales of $1.32 billion
Judge says state permit for Wise County coal plant violates federal law
August 11, 2009 8:25 PM
A Richmond Circuit judge has ruled that an emissions permit for a controversial $1.8 billion coal-fired plant being built by Dominion Virginia Power in Wise County is unlawful.
Wal-Mart opens hiring center to staff new store in Stafford County
August 11, 2009 4:33 PM
Company expects to hire 330 people
Two port bids released
August 11, 2009 11:08 AM
The proposals from two companies competing with CenterPoint Properties for the operating rights of the Port of Virginia have been released.
Freddie Mac reports first quarterly profit in two years
August 10, 2009 11:39 AM
Mortgage giant Freddie Mac reported a second-quarter profit and said it won’t need any additional money from the U.S. Treasury for now.
Commercial real estate round up
August 07, 2009 5:05 PM
Hilton Hotels, one of the world’s largest lodging companies, moves its headquarters from Beverly Hills to Virginia. A look at this and other deals from around the state.
New tourism project taps into Southwest Virginia’s “creative” economy
August 07, 2009 1:12 PM
Regional artisan center will provide a focal point for region's art, music and crafts
Second quarter sales up by more than 11 percent for Dollar Tree
August 07, 2009 1:09 PM
$1 items move well during a recession