| Sep 10, 2014
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...
| Sep 9, 2014
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...
| Sep 6, 2014
| 9:00 PM
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...
| Aug 22, 2014
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...
| Aug 28, 2014
| 8:42 PM
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,...
| Aug 17, 2014
| 5:05 AM
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...
| Aug 25, 2014
| 4:30 AM
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...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 5:59 PM
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...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 9:05 PM
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...
| Aug 26, 2014
| 12:00 PM
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...
| Aug 15, 2014
| 1:49 PM
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...
| Aug 18, 2014
| 5:31 PM
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...