ODEC power plant application accepted
October 07, 2009 11:17 AM
The Dendron Town Council accepted an application for a zoning permit Tuesday night to build what would be become the largest coal-fired plant in Virginia, according to the Virginian-Pilot.
Prince William to consider joining suit against HOT lanes
October 05, 2009 5:52 PM
Prince William County has been asked to join Arlington County in a lawsuit to stop construction of high-occupancy toll (HOT) lanes on Interstates 95 and 395, according to the News & Messenger.
$12 million fund created for salmonella victims
October 02, 2009 1:35 PM
A U.S. bankruptcy judge has ordered the creation of a $12 million fund for victims of the salmonella outbreak that was linked to Peanut Corp. of America’s Georgia plant, according to the News & Advance.
72 new green jobs for Virginia
October 01, 2009 3:40 PM
Green builder Shenandoah Sustainable Technologies LLC plans to invest $600,000 throughout Virginia over the next three years, creating 72 new jobs.
Virginia Business releases annual survey on CEO compensation
October 01, 2009 1:15 PM
Nicholas Chabraja’s $31.8 million pay package tops 2008 list
Norfolk Southern hosts Web site to promote rail corridor improvements
September 30, 2009 12:41 PM
Railroad company Norfolk Southern has launched a Web site to promote improvements on its 2,500-mile Crescent Corridor.
Virginia offering amnesty to pay back taxes
September 28, 2009 1:36 PM
The state is hoping to collect $48 million it is owed in back taxes by providing a one-month amnesty for delinquent taxpayers.
Half of Beltway drivers distracted by cell phones
September 28, 2009 1:34 PM
One in four drivers on the Capital Beltway send or read text messages while driving, according to a new report by Transurban-Fluor and AAA Mid-Atlantic.