Commercial real estate roundup
February 08, 2010 4:44 PM
A good price on a prime property convinced real estate research company CoStar Group Inc. to move its headquarters from Bethesda to Washington, D.C. This and other real estate news from around the state:
Southern, Southwest Virginia receive $21.5 million to expand broadband
February 08, 2010 4:43 PM
Southwest and Southern Virginia have received two grants to increase broadband infrastructure.
State remains paralyzed by winter storm
February 08, 2010 11:24 AM
Northern Virginia remains paralyzed by this weekend’s winter storm while thousands of homes are without power and plows continue to dig out roadways.
Not even snow delays construction on Wise County power plant
February 05, 2010 12:51 PM
Dominion plans to open new coal-fired plant in 2012
Universal Corp. boosts profit on weakening dollar
February 05, 2010 11:41 AM
Tobacco leaf processor Universal Corp. increased its net income 22 percent in the first three quarters of its fiscal year as its currency costs fell.
Webb and Boxer introduce bill to impose a tax on excessive bonuses
February 04, 2010 4:36 PM
Legislation aimed at Wall Street firms that benefitted from taxpayer assistance
Markel Corp. reports yearly profit compared to 2008 loss
February 04, 2010 11:50 AM
Richmond insurance company Markel Corp. reported a profit of $202.4 million in 2009 compared with a $58.4 million loss in 2008.
Tazewell County vote a roadblock for wind farm plans
February 03, 2010 4:51 PM
Dominion and BP Wind Energy had proposed projects in Southwest Virginia