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Stafford County Economic Development Authority Launches New Monthly Lunch & Learn Entrepreneurial Series

July 12th, 2021

Tax Benefits and Credit Options for Businesses Post COVID-19 STAFFORD, VA – Join the business community on July 15, 2021 from 12-1PM in the Virginia Smart Community Testbed for a sponsor provided lunch and must-have discussion on business tax benefits from award winning tax and accounting firm, Cherry Bekaert LLP. All businesses have seen disruptions […]

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Welcome to Stafford: Grand Opening of Pure Barre Fitness Boutique Studio at Embrey Mill Town Center

July 8th, 2021

           Pure Barre Stafford Offering Discounted Memberships, Free Classes, Raffles, and More STAFFORD, Va. (July 7, 2021) – Pure Barre, the largest and most established barre franchise in North America, will host a grand opening event that will include a ribbon cutting ceremony on July 12 in Stafford. Located at 1630 […]

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UMW Earns Spot in Top-Selling ‘Fiske Guide to Colleges 2022’

July 8th, 2021

For the 14th consecutive year, the Fiske Guide to Colleges has named the University of Mary Washington among the country’s best for delivering outstanding academics and reasonable prices. Among top-selling publications that compare colleges, the prestigious Fiske Guide is often considered the gold standard resource. The 2022 edition, the 38th annual issue, features more than 300 of […]

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REC Selects Brian Doherty as Managing Director – External Affairs

July 8th, 2021

Fredericksburg, Va. – Brian Doherty has joined Rappahannock Electric Cooperative (REC) as Managing Director – External Affairs. In this role, he will oversee and direct all activities related to the Cooperative’s rates and regulatory affairs, state and federal government affairs, and economic development. Among other duties, Doherty and his staff will lead REC’s participation in […]

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Diane Donohue, RN, MHA, CCDS Joins eHealth Technologies as Clinical Customer Success Manager

June 28th, 2021

Veteran nurse leader helps company expand clinical support to top-ranked U.S. Hospitals. ROCHESTER, NY (June 14, 2021) – eHealth Technologies, the leading provider of medical record retrieval and organization services and image-enabled Health Information Exchanges, today announced Diane Donohue, RN, MHA, CCDS joined the company as Clinical Customer Success Manager. “Diane has vast experience working in hospitals as […]

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Vandeventer Black Goes Above and Beyond for Local Food Banks

June 24th, 2021

Norfolk, Va. (June 17, 2021) – Vandeventer Black has been a proud supporter of the Foodbank of Southeastern Virginia and the Eastern Shore for over 19 years and “Feed More” in Richmond. The firm has participated in the Virginia Bar Association’s annual statewide fundraising event,” Legal Food Frenzy,” since its inception in 2006. “It is […]

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Stafford County Economic Development Authority Awarded Second GO Virginia Grant, Contributing $215,000 to Establish a Regional Internet of Things Accelerator Program for Entrepreneurship in the Region

June 24th, 2021

STAFFORD, VIRGINIA – Governor Ralph Northam announced plans to allocate more than $11.1 million in Growth and Opportunity of Virginia (GO Virginia) grants to stimulate the economy in Virginia. Among those grants is a $215,000 grant to the Stafford County Economic Development Authority for “Establishing a Regional Internet of Things Accelerator Program in the Rappahannock […]

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Tracy Taylor Hague Included in ‘Influential Women of Law’ for 2021

June 22nd, 2021

Richmond, VA (June 22, 2021)– Vandeventer Black attorney, Tracy Taylor Hague, was selected as a member of the “Influential Women of Law” Class of 2021. Virginia Lawyers Weekly awards this recognition in collaboration with statewide bar groups to recognize women within the legal field for their work and dedication to the profession and their communities. “There […]

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STAFFORD COUNTY PROGRAM SUPPORTING RESTAURANTS AND FAMILIES IN NEED, Contributes $742,000 in Economic and Community Aide

June 21st, 2021

STAFFORD, VIRGINIA – Stafford County Economic Development and Tourism Department in partnership with the Stafford County Social Services Department recently purchased $742,000 in meal cards and certificates from local restaurants. Launched earlier this year, “Stafford Cares” will provide those meal certificates to 3,800 Stafford Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) recipients. “This program injects working capital […]

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Virginia Race Tracks Team Up to Offer Three-Event Ticket Package this Summer

June 17th, 2021

Southern Virginia Motorsports Council’s Racing Through Summer Ticket Package Gives Tourists and Locals Alike Discounted Access to Three High-Speed Races  South Boston, Virginia – June 16, 2021 – Southern Virginia Motorsports Council (SVMC) is launching an exciting package including tickets to three exhilarating races, showcasing southern Virginia’s rich racing history and the return of high-speed racing at multiple […]

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