| Sep 10, 2014
| 1:18 PM
City officials are in talks with two grocery store businesses in the hope of convincing at least one to locate to the Southeast Community.
"We have in the past year or two contacted every grocery store that would go in the Southeast Community, in...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 6:12 PM
HAMPTON — Across the street from Fort Monroe's iconic beaches are a row of brick-facade buildings. Some teem with activity while others sit vacant.
A slow drip of business activity is beginning to repopulate Fort Monroe as the decommissioned...
| Jun 10, 2014
| 4:54 AM
Wellington-based aircraft cabin maker B/E Aerospace plans to split into two publicly traded companies.
One company will be focused on aircraft cabin interior equipment — design, development, manufacturing, certification and direct sales — on...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 9:56 AM
SMITHFIELD — A pair of new businesses are opening in Historic Downtown Smithfield that officials hope will breathe life into a long-ignored corner of the town.
When Peter Stephenson arrived in Smithfield more than 18 years ago to take the job as...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:40 PM
Windsor officials fear their town will be devastated if the state chooses the cheapest, most environmentally friendly option to improve Route 460.
The bulk of Windsor's businesses — as well as numerous homes, churches and municipal buildings...
| Jul 28, 2014
| 9:51 AM
A SunTrust bank manager has been charged by the FBI with leaving a mysterious envelope outside the branch she supervises in Wellington.
Katie Kim-Sue Smith, 37, then called in a report about a suspicious package, according to federal court documents....
| Aug 13, 2014
It pays to go green. Recyclable materials collected in Delray Beach have earned the city a quarter-three check for $23,138 from the Solid Waste Authority of Palm Beach County.
The payola comes as part of the SWA's Revenue Share program. Each municipality...
| Sep 10, 2014
Last month Carver Middle School was the hub for a fundraising basketball tournament that netted $1,000 for its student activity fund. Now the benefits are going further. Local businesses have volunteered to update the gym floor's look.
| Aug 7, 2014
| 3:48 AM
Virginia is allowing so-called ridesharing companies Uber and Lyft to operate temporarily in the state based on certain conditions, Gov. Terry McAuliffe and Attorney General Mark R. Herring jointly announced Wednesday. The taxi industry is crying foul....
| Aug 8, 2014
| 5:11 AM
Buckroe Beach has long been a place where the beach bum ethos mixed with the hardscrabble attitude of the blue-collar workers to create a blend of quirkiness unmatched on the Peninsula.
In the past year, the rebounding real estate market is injecting...
| Aug 7, 2014
| 1:36 PM
Several years ago a friend wrote to me with her new best idea. When she was old (i.e. the age we are now), she would move to a Holiday Inn.
She would make sure that she received a complimentary breakfast and that transportation within a reasonable...