General Dynamics, MeadWestvaco and Norfolk Southern report second-quarter earnings
July 27, 2011 6:06 PM
Three Virginia Fortune 500 companies released second quarter earnings this week, and all reported higher profits.
State creates program to revitalize neglected structures
July 27, 2011 4:53 PM
Virginia has created an Industrial Revitalization Fund to help local governments renovate dilapidated structures.
ADS Tactical withdraws IPO
July 27, 2011 4:53 PM
Defense contractor ADS Tactical Inc. has stopped its initial public offering of common stock planned for Friday, citing poor market conditions.
CB Richard Ellis snags two exclusive listings in Hampton Roads
July 26, 2011 3:51 PM
CB Richard Ellis|Hampton Roads has been retained for exclusive leasing services for Woods Corner Shopping Center in Virginia Beach
Kettler Inc. pushes south into Virginia and North Carolina markets
July 26, 2011 12:55 PM
Kettler Inc., one of the largest private real estate and property management companies in the Washington, D.C., metro area, is expanding into Virginia and North Carolina.
Former Blackwater company moves headquarters to Arlington
July 26, 2011 12:13 PM
Xe Services, formerly known as Blackwater, will move headquarters to Virginia.
Dominion launches electric car charging pilot program
July 26, 2011 11:57 AM
Dominion Virginia Power is moving ahead with a pilot program that would test whether electric car owners would recharge vehicles at off-peak hours in exchange for lower rates.
Lumber Liquidators increases sales on new stores
July 26, 2011 11:56 AM
Lumber Liquidators increased net sales 4 percent in the second quarter to $175.5 million, but sales dropped 7.9 percent at comparable stores.
Dominion Virginia Power invests $20 million to upgrade residential transformers
July 25, 2011 5:11 PM
Dominion Virginia Power has launched a $20 million program to replace older electric transformers in residential neighborhoods.
Village at Orchard Ridge gets $82 million in bond financing
July 25, 2011 4:57 PM
The Village at Orchard Ridge, a nonprofit continuing-care retirement community in Winchester, has received $82 million in tax-exempt bond financing.