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LEADERSHIP SOUTHSIDE ANNOUNCES 2021-22 CLASS

August 2nd, 2021

DANVILLE, Va. (August 2, 2021) – The Danville Pittsylvania County Chamber of Commerce announced the selection of its 2021-2022 Leadership Southside class. Leadership Southside is an engaging and informative program that offers skill building, leadership development, network building and an introduction to the Dan River Region. Approaching its 30th year, Leadership Southside develops leadership skills […]

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GO Virginia Region 6 Approves $215,000 Grant Contract for Stafford County’s Expanded Entrepreneurial Development Programs

August 2nd, 2021

STAFFORD, VIRGINIA – Stafford County Economic Development Authority (EDA) and the Department of Economic Development and Tourism are pleased to announce a $215,000 local grant award and contract from GO Virginia Region 6 Council and the GO Virginia State Board to expand its entrepreneurial programs in the Rappahannock Region. Earlier this past June, Governor Ralph […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Virginia Chamber Statement on Virginia’s Recognition as “Best Business Climate” by Business Facilities

July 27th, 2021

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Barry DuVal, President and CEO of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement regarding Virginia’s recognition as “Best Business Climate” by Business Facilities. The Business Facilities 17th Annual State Ranking Report, released today, is available at https://cdn.businessfacilities.com/wp-content/uploads/2021/07/BF2021-Rankings_State_Metro-Global-C-1.pdf. “Virginia’s recognition as Business Facilities’ Best Business Climate is a testament to our […]

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TOP 10 Reasons to Partner with Job Corps

July 20th, 2021

1 ) HANDS- ON CAREER TRAINING In 10 careers, including: automotive repair, carpentry, facilities maintenance, painting and drywall, plumbing, electrical wiring, security and protective services, certified nursing assistant, clinical medical assistant and pharmacy technician. 2 ) OPPORTUNITY TO CUSTOMIZE TRAINING I f your business has a specific career skills set you’ re looking for in […]

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Seven Ways UMW is Helping Adult Learners Pave a Path Forward

July 20th, 2021

With millions of American workers displaced due to COVID-19, many say they’re more likely now than ever to enroll in college courses. With this in mind, UMW’s Continuing and Professional Studies programs are making it faster and easier for adult learners to find a path forward. Here are SEVEN things to know about UMW’s adult learner programs.  Speedy MBA track packs […]

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Megan B. Caramore honored as a Go To Lawyer for Workers’ Compensation in Virginia

July 20th, 2021

Norfolk, VA (July 14, 2021) – Vandeventer Black LLP is pleased to announce that partner Megan B. Caramore has been included in Virginia Lawyers Weekly (VLW) “Virginia’s Go To Lawyers” group of honorees. According to VLW, this program recognizes leading lawyers in a particular field, and this round focused on workers’ compensation law. “I am honored and […]

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2021 LABOR & EMPLOYMENT LAW REVIEW & UPDATE

July 14th, 2021

OCTOBER 6, 2021 | 8:30 AM – 4:00 PM SHERATON NORFOLK WATERSIDE HOTEL A program for CEOs, Managers, In-House Counsel, and Human Resource Professionals The post-pandemic workplace is full of challenges, both old and new, in the HR realm. Our attorneys will be providing a full day of educational programs focused on all the emerging […]

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Fountain Park at Downtown Stafford Approved by Stafford Board of Supervisors

July 13th, 2021

[Stafford, Virginia] – The Stafford County Board of Supervisors approved developer Jarrell Properties, Inc’s (JPI) newest project, Fountain Park at Downtown Stafford. The Board approved their request to rezone 6.11 acres from B-2 Urban Commercial to UD-5 Urban Development at the corner of Courthouse Road and U.S. Route 1. This decision follows the rezoning of […]

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PRESS RELEASE: Virginia Chamber Statement on Virginia’s Recognition as Top State for Business by CNBC

July 13th, 2021

RICHMOND, VIRGINIA – Barry DuVal, President and CEO of the Virginia Chamber of Commerce, issued the following statement regarding Virginia’s consecutive recognition as the Top State for Business by CNBC. The full ranking, released today, is available at https://www.cnbc.com/2021/07/13/americas-top-states-for-business.html. “Today’s ranking reaffirms what we already knew – Virginia is the best state for business. The […]

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Sandstone Care Expansion: Day Treatment for Drug and Alcohol Addiction in Reston, VA

July 12th, 2021

Sandstone Care has expanded its service offerings in Virginia to offer a Partial Hospitalization Program (PHP) at its Reston outpatient location. The PHP level of care, also called a Day Treatment program, is open to young adults ages 18-30 who are struggling with alcohol or drug addiction. This addition allows the experienced team at Sandstone […]

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