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  • Virginia Port Authority anchors $15 million federal transportation grant

    Virginia Port Authority anchors $15 million federal transportation grant
    A federal transportation grant will soon provide a much needed upgrade to a congested artery into the Port of Virginia. Virginia U.S. Sen. Mark Warner, and U.S. Rep. Bobby Scott (D-Newport News), announced Tuesday that the Virginia Port Authority will...
  • Turning the port around

    When automotive parts manufacturer Continental announced plans to add 500 jobs in Newport News, Gov. Terry McAuliffe and other state officials framed the announcement as a victory for the beleaguered Port of Virginia. He cited the access to global markets...
  • Politics moved Nixon, but Fla. reaped environmental benefits

    Politics moved Nixon, but Fla. reaped environmental benefits
    Yes, yes, there were the high crimes and misdemeanors, the rampant paranoia, the bigotry, the dirty tricks, the questionable mental balance, and of course that break-in. And just in case anyone is inclined to forget any of these things, there are...
  • July tonnage, revenue up at Port of Virginia

    July tonnage, revenue up at Port of Virginia
    Officials at the Port of Virginia say its 2015 fiscal year is off to a strong start after continued cargo volume growth in July. The Virginia Port Authority, which operates terminals in Portsmouth, Newport News and Norfolk, said Thursday its July 2014...
  • State looking to purchase former APM Terminals Virginia facility

    State looking to purchase former APM Terminals Virginia facility
    Transportation and port officials are planning a pitch to buy the former APM Terminals container shipping facility from its new owners, according to the state's top transportation leader. Aubrey L. Lane Jr., Virginia secretary of transportation,...
  • Counting Americans of Middle Eastern, North African descent

    WASHINGTON For many Americans, checking the right box on the U.S. Census form is a reflexive gesture, whether it's marking "black," "white," "Hispanic," "Asian," "American Indian" or all of the above. But for Americans of Middle Eastern and North African...
  • APM Terminals completes sale of Portsmouth facility

    APM Terminals completes sale of Portsmouth facility
    The sale of APM Terminals Virginia in Portsmouth was completed Friday with ownership transferring to a group of investment funds. APM Terminals announced the sale to affiliates of investment funds managed by Alinda Capital Partners and Universities...
  • Continental to add 500 jobs at Newport News plant with expansion

    Continental to add 500 jobs at Newport News plant with expansion
    Domestic and global growth is floating more work and jobs to an automotive parts manufacturer in Newport News. Before a packed room of state, regional and local economic and political officials, Gov. Terry McAuliffe announced Tuesday that Continental...
  • Manhattan DA probes secret settlement between Port Authority, seaport company

    HACKENSACK, N.J. The Manhattan District Attorney's Office is investigating a secret $25 million legal settlement between the Port Authority and a politically connected seaport company that excused $15 million in unpaid rent at the docks in Brooklyn and...
  • Seanachai Theatre changes name, announces season

    Seanachai Theatre changes name, announces season
    Seanachai Theatre Company announced its 2014-15 season on Tuesday, while also saying that it will no longer be called Seanachai Theatre Company. The theater’s new monicker is Irish Theatre of Chicago. It’s a bold change for the twenty-year-old...
  • Fire erupts under New Jersey's Pulaski Skyway during rebuilding

    NEW YORK (Reuters) - Work on a project to rebuild New Jersey's crumbling Pulaski Skyway ground to a halt on Friday afternoon when a fire erupted along the supporting base of the elevated roadway that connects Jersey City and Newark, a state transportation...
  • Port reports operating deficit in fiscal year 2014

    Port reports operating deficit in fiscal year 2014
    Despite seeing a surge in container traffic, and mounting interest from business prospects, the Port of Virginia continues to operate at a loss — albeit not nearly as large as first anticipated. Officials with the Virginia Port Authority announced...