Boys Home Welcomes New Houseparent Ash Falireas

May 2nd, 2023

Boys Home staff and students are pleased to welcome Ash Falireas as a houseparent. Ash’s hometown is Louisville, Kentucky. Currently, he is enrolled at the University of Kentucky and is completing his degree online with a major in business finance and a minor in biology. Ash has a passion for photography and has helped with […]


Indoor and Outdoor Christmas Decorations Requested for Boys Home of Virginia

October 28th, 2022

A time-honored tradition at Boys Home is the annual Christmas cottage decorating contest. The tradition started in 1966 and is anticipated by all on the hill. Darling Cottage was the winning cottage for 2021 and is pictured above. As you and your families are sorting through and putting away your Christmas decorations this year, please […]


FH+H Welcomes Bradley McConnell as Partner

March 31st, 2022

Mr. McConnell will lead the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions and Venture Capital group. FH+H is pleased to welcome Bradley McConnell, an attorney with extensive experience in navigating the often-complex world of corporate contracts, to our team as a Partner. Mr. McConnell leads the firm’s Mergers & Acquisitions and Venture Capital practice group. Mr. McConnell’s more […]


PBMares LLP Repeats as a Top 100 Firm in Accounting Today 2021 Ranking

March 24th, 2021

 CPA and Consulting Firm Improves Position From 2020 Ranking by 3 Spots Newport News, VA  (03/15/2021) –PBMares LLP, headquartered in Newport News, VA, has been named one of the Top 100 Firms in the US by Accounting Today, the premier publication of the certified public accounting industry. In this year’s ranking, PBMares improved its position […]


US Chamber of Commerce COVID-19 Resources

March 17th, 2020

U.S. Chamber of Commerce The U.S. Chamber has released a comprehensive resource kit for businesses.  The U.S. Chamber is working closely with the White House, U.S. government agencies, and foreign government officials to inform and equip businesses with the most important and up-to-date information to ensure we are all adequately prepared to protect Americans at […]


We need your help MONDAY to protect Right-to-Work

January 31st, 2020

Defend Virginia’s Right-to-Work Law in the General Assembly on MONDAY This Monday, February 3rd, the Virginia Senate Commerce and Labor Committee will hear SB426, Senator Saslaw’s “fair share” proposal that guts right-to-work and would make Virginia a right-to-work state in name only – ultimately having the same impact on economic development in the Commonwealth as a complete repeal. […]


Working To Create More Employment Opportunities For Virginia’s Military Spouses

September 26th, 2019

By:      The Honorable Carlos Hopkins, Virginia Secretary of Veterans & Defense Affairs Barry DuVal, President & CEO, Virginia Chamber of Commerce Eric Eversole, President, Hiring Our Heroes and Vice President at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce   Military spouses face many unique challenges and deserve recognition for their contributions to our community and to our […]


Vandeventer Black’s Dustin Narcisse Honored with the Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers’ Conference Service Award

July 18th, 2019

Norfolk, Va. (July 11, 2019) – Vandeventer Black’s attorney Dustin T. Narcisse received a Virginia State Bar Young Lawyers’ Conference (YLC) Service Award.  This award is granted to attorneys that have gone above and beyond ordinary performance by devoting their time in offering guidance to high school students who are interested in pursuing a degree […]


Virginia Chamber Unveils 23rd Annual List of Virginia’s Fastest Growing Companies – the Fantastic 50

April 26th, 2018

CHANTILLY – The Virginia Chamber of Commerce celebrated fifty of the fastest growing Virginia companies at the twenty-third annual “Virginia’s Fantastic 50 Awards Banquet” on April 26 at the Westfields Marriott in Chantilly. Nearly 450 attendees participated in the banquet to recognize the companies for their success. “We are pleased to recognize the fastest growing […]


Virginia Chamber Statement on President Trump’s Expected Tariffs Announcement

March 8th, 2018

Barry DuVal, President & CEO of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement today in advance of President Trump’s expected announcement on tariffs: “President Trump’s expected announcement of a 25 percent tariff on imported steel and a 10 percent tariff on imported aluminum is a major concern for Virginia’s economy. While the new […]