Localities considering four-day work weeks
July 22, 2008 11:51 AM
Localities across Virginia are considering four-day work weeks for employees in an effort to save on soaring energy costs.
Harbinger comes out against purchase of Alpha Natural Resources
July 21, 2008 10:41 AM
The majority shareholder of coal and iron miner Cleveland-Cliffs has come out against the company’s decision to purchase Abingdon-based Alpha Natural Resources, according to Reuters.
Warner and Gilmore square off at Virginia Bar Association
July 19, 2008 11:51 AM
Former Virginia governors Jim Gilmore and Mark Warner traded charges of mischaracterization of positions on issues and critiques of their gubernatorial performance at a debate Saturday.
Business group freezes campaign donations over transportation
July 17, 2008 11:06 AM
The Greater Washington Board of Trade announced Wednesday it would not donate to any General Assembly candidate until the legislature secures transportation money.
Cleveland mining group to buy Alpha Natural Resources
July 16, 2008 11:16 AM
Cleveland-Cliffs Inc. has agreed to buy coal producer Abingdon-based Alpha Natural Resources for $10 billion in stock and cash.
Bon Secours hospitals in Richmond, Hampton Roads merge
July 14, 2008 7:38 PM
Bon Secours Virginia to have seven hospitals