Construction employment ticks up, but overall conditions remain weak
April 06, 2011 2:20 PM
Jobs added in 141 of 337 metro areas, including Richmond and Northern Virginia
Rosetta Stone launches Spanish learning course with James Madison University
April 06, 2011 1:33 PM
Students can receive college credit for Spanish 1 by taking a Rosetta Stone course.
Inland acquires Virginia Beach shopping center for $91 million
April 05, 2011 3:30 PM
Inland Real Estate Acquisitions Inc. has acquired Landstown Commons Shopping Center in Virginia Beach for $91 million.
NetWitness acquired by EMC
April 04, 2011 6:48 PM
NetWitness, one of Virginia’s fastest growing companies,has been acquired by Massachusetts-based EMC Corp., a giant in the field of IT technology.
Alpha Natural Resources meets antitrust conditions for Massey acquisition
April 04, 2011 6:44 AM
Alpha Natural Resources announced Saturday that it has met antitrust conditions necessary for its proposed $7.1 billion acquisition of Massey Energy Co.
Commercial real estate roundup, 4/4/11
April 04, 2011 6:30 AM
A bank relocates its corporate headquarters to City Center in Newport News and SnagAjob.com signs a lease for a larger space in Henrico County.
Providence Equity Partners to acquire SRA International in $1.88 billion deal
April 01, 2011 12:04 PM
Senior management would continue to run company,and headquarters would remain in Fairfax.
Dominion Virginia Power plans to convert three coal-fired power stations to biomass
April 01, 2011 11:59 AM
Company officials said the conversion of the power stations in Altavista, Hopewell and Southampton County would reduce pollution while generating up to $350 million for their local economies during the next 30 years.
Dominion Virginia Power to study an underwater transmission line
March 31, 2011 7:50 PM
Line could support potential offshore wind farms